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2010-09-25 09:00:00

BEIJING, Sept. 25 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Frbiz.com one of China's leading B2B search platforms, reports on egg prices in China. Since June, China's domestic prices for eggs have soared. One-third of the country is experiencing an egg retail price exceeding 10 RMB per kilogram. Affected by short-time supply and demand relation changes, after the two upcoming holidays, the egg price will experience a slight drop in China, but breeding costs will remain high and egg prices will generally stay...

2010-01-19 16:41:17

People born in the 1940s are often portrayed as having both the means and the willingness to spend money on consumption, but how do they appear in the consumption statistics? According to the Consumption Report 2009, published by the University of Gothenburg, Sweden, they top the list in terms of disposable income per consumption unit, but do not seem to be such great spenders. Like younger generations, Swedes born in the 1940s like to travel. Yet, they do not seem very interested in spending...

2009-11-23 08:00:00

CINCINNATI, Nov. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Demand for car lease takeovers has more than doubled in the month of October, reports Swapalease.com, the world's largest auto lease marketplace. According to user data, people are now more than ever finding that assuming someone else's in-process lease is a smart option, especially when down payment cash is difficult to come by. The list of the most popular vehicles in the month of October includes what have become the "usual suspects" year-round on the...

2009-11-03 10:15:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue. Global Consumer Trends: Income Complexity http://www.reportlinker.com/p0157517/Global-Consumer-Trends-Income-Complexity.html#utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=prnewswire Introduction The author's Income Complexity Mega-Trend reflects the fact that consumers' financial circumstances and attitudes towards wealth are become increasingly...

2009-10-09 09:00:00

BEIJING, Oct. 9 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Himfr.com, one of China's leading B2B search platforms with more than 30 B2B industry websites to its name, analyzes sulphur market trends. Himfr's analyst said that last month, China's import transaction price of sulphur rose to CFR 65 U.S. dollars / ton, a new level. However, due to the low market demand, the volume of imports is still limited this month. As import prices continue to rise, downstream factories are not in the same situation....

2009-10-01 12:49:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue. World Fluorochemicals Market http://www.reportlinker.com/p0138506/World-Fluorochemicals-Market.html Global demand to reach 3.1 million metric tons in 2013 Global demand for fluorine-containing chemicals is forecast to rise 2.5 percent per year to 3.1 million metric tons in 2013. Gains will be driven by healthy growth in the production of refrigeration and...

2009-07-27 07:00:00

INDIANAPOLIS, July 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Digonex Technologies, Inc. announced today that it has partnered with The Orchard(R) (Nasdaq: ORCD) to offer dynamic pricing beginning with a select group of albums and tracks from the company's vast catalog. The company will use Digonex's patented DigitalOnlineExchange(TM) (DOE) platform, a dynamic commerce engine that systematically changes prices based upon econometric and behavioral principles to dynamically price digital downloads for The...

2009-07-10 09:00:00

BEIJING, July 10 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Himfr.com (http://www.himfr.com/ ), one of China's leading B2B search platforms with more than 30 B2B industry websites to its name, analyzes electronic components price trends. The electronic components market is in an unstable state with demands remaining downbeat with no signs of improvement as the Spring and Summer off-season approaches. Overall, the market price of components has fallen slightly, and according to market conditions, a...

2009-06-29 09:00:00

Easy-to-Use Touch Screen Interface Allows Consumers to Monitor Real-time Energy Consumption; Enables Utility Providers to Build Customer Relationships with Added Value BOCA RATON, Fla., June 29 /PRNewswire/ -- OpenPeak Inc., the leading provider of touch screen multimedia devices and VoIP telephony systems, today announced the debut of its new Home Energy Management Solution that allows utility companies and their customers to more actively manage in-home energy consumption to save money and...

2009-06-29 08:00:00

CINCINNATI, June 29 /PRNewswire/ -- With the global recession on everyone's minds, the idea of "swapping" to save money is growing in popularity. Auto lease swaps, in particular, are on the rise all over the U.S., says Swapalease.com, the world's largest auto lease marketplace. In fact, Swapalease.com has become so popular that the term "lease swap," which was branded by the company in the late nineties, has become synonymous with lease transfer. Similar to Q-tips, Kleenex and Band-Aids, the...


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