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UNITED STATES

Amazon wants air space for delivery drones
Amazon wants air space for delivery drones

SAN FRANCISCO - Online retail colossus Amazon wants to carve out a special zone of the sky to shuttle commercial drones that would deliver goods to its customers...

30 Jul 2015 12:00

UNITED STATES

From shopping carts to marketplace scripting - A new generation in e-commerce
From shopping carts to marketplace scripting - A new generation in e-commerce

In the early years of the web, when many of the young twenty-something entrepreneurs of today were still teenagers, shopping online was a much more complicated, less convenient process...

By Boris Dzhingarov 30 Apr 2015 13:22

UNITED STATES

From start-ups to Apple: Why everyone needs market research
From start-ups to Apple: Why everyone needs market research

The two most famous stories about market research are used as arguments against it...

By Rob Granader, via Ashlan Bonnell 2 Apr 2015 07:44

KAZAKHSTAN

Kazakhstan restricts sales of Russian meat products
Kazakhstan restricts sales of Russian meat products

ASTANA, KAZAKHSTAN: Kazakhstan banned sales of a slew of meat products originating from Russia Tuesday, in another sign of tensions between the allies in a Moscow-backed trade union...

1 Apr 2015 12:31

INDIA

Ritesh Sanghani
Make your catalogue stand out!

AHMEDABAD, INDIA: An excellent catalogue processing service can make your virtual catalogue stand out in crowd...

By Ritesh Sanghani 11 Feb 2015 12:43

UNITED KINGDOM

Britain's Tesco says 2,000 jobs under threat
Britain's Tesco says 2,000 jobs under threat

LONDON, UK: Troubled British supermarket giant Tesco said on Wednesday that it could axe as many as 2,000 jobs under plans to shut 43 stores in a company-wide overhaul...

2 Feb 2015 12:31

UNITED STATES

New York Fashion Week booted out of Lincoln Center
New York Fashion Week booted out of Lincoln Center

NEW YORK, USA: New York's glitzy, multi-million-dollar Fashion Week will be booted out of Lincoln Center for causing disruption to an adjacent park, under a legal settlement between the city and local activists.

24 Dec 2014 10:51

BRAZIL

Brazilian billionaire Diniz buys stake in Carrefour
Brazilian billionaire Diniz buys stake in Carrefour

PARIS, FRANCE: French retail giant Carrefour said on Thursday, 18 December 2014, it has sold 10% of its Brazilian subsidiary to local billionaire Abilio Diniz for 525 million euros ($650 million).

22 Dec 2014 11:04

GERMANY

Amazon hit by pre-Christmas strike in Germany

BERLIN, GERMANY: Workers went on strike at German sites of Amazon on Monday, 15 December 2014, to increase pressure on the US online retail giant during the busy Christmas period in a long-running pay dispute.

18 Dec 2014 11:14

UNITED STATES

Buyers bite big at larger Apple iPhones
Buyers bite big at larger Apple iPhones

SAN FRANCISCO: Apple's website was swamped Friday, 12 September, in what appeared to be a record-setting buying binge fueled by smartphone buyers' desire for large-screen iPhones.

15 Sep 2014 09:58

UNITED KINGDOM

Kingfisher appoints French CEO: company
Kingfisher appoints French CEO: company

LONDON: British group Kingfisher, Europe's biggest home-improvements retailer, announced on Wednesday, 10 September, that French national Veronique Laury is to become its chief executive officer, replacing Ian Cheshire who is retiring.

15 Sep 2014 09:45

BANGLADESH

Garment industry says 200 plants shut since Bangladesh disaster
Garment industry says 200 plants shut since Bangladesh disaster

DHAKA: More than 200 garment factories have shut down in Bangladesh since the country's worst industrial disaster prompted a massive clean-up of the world's second-largest textile sector, an industry group said Thursday, 11 September.

15 Sep 2014 09:35

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