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2010-11-22 05:18:00

CHANGGE and BEIJING, China, Nov. 22, 2010 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Zhongpin Inc. ("Zhongpin", Nasdaq: HOGS), a leading meat and food processing company in the People's Republic of China, today commented on the outlook for hog and pork prices in China, given the recent measures issued by China's State Council. Mr. Xianfu Zhu, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Zhongpin Inc., said, "We noticed that China's State Council issued 16 measures to stabilize consumer prices and to...

2010-11-15 14:55:00

INDIANAPOLIS, Nov. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading dynamic pricing software developer Digonex Technologies, Inc., today announced that the National Basketball Association's (NBA) Charlotte Bobcats will use its Sports & Entertainment Analytical Ticketing System (SEATS(TM)), to evaluate alternative ticket pricing structures to help demonstrate its commitment to their fans. SEATS is a fully automated commerce engine that analyzes sales data and provides price recommendations based upon...

2010-11-03 09:53:00

HOUSTON, Nov. 3, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Chemical Market Associates, Inc. (CMAI) announces the completion of the 2011 World EO/EG Analysis, an annual global study that covers historical trends and future projections for supply, demand, production, capacity, trade, pricing and profitability of the global Ethylene Oxide, Ethylene Glycol industry for the period 2005 to 2015. Included with each analysis is 12 months access to CMAI's online capacity and supply/demand databases with a mid-term...

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...


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