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2013-04-18 16:25:38

MUMBAI, April 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- A close look at the winning strategies and the challenges ahead in the consumer space in India. Understanding the target consumer is the single most difficult thing for an entrepreneur. If one gets it right, there is no looking back. Held in Mumbai on April 17(th), 2013, the VCCircle Consumer Investment Summit 2013 saw a good mix of delegates including investors, entrepreneurs and investment bankers who discussed that and various other trends and...

2012-06-13 02:25:00

SHANGHAI, June 13, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The Chinese consumer market­place is quickly growing more segmented and mature, with an increasing number of consumers in top tier cities demanding higher quality products--and willing to pay a premium for them. While at the same time, in smaller but rapidly expanding cities and rural areas where price still rules, the choice of available prod­ucts has dramatically increased. In stark contrast to last year's results, both...

2012-05-24 06:25:39

LONDON, May 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Revenues Growing or Stable for Majority and Almost 1 in 5 Looking to Recruit Despite the Eurozone crisis, and economic doom and gloom at home, the inaugural Vistaprint [http://www.vistaprint.co.uk ] Micro Business Confidence Index paints an optimistic picture of how Britain's micro businesses are performing. 72% of the 1,010 respondents from micro businesses reported revenues either higher than last year (33%) or the same (39%) in the...

2012-04-30 14:57:53

India's image has changed dramatically in the last decade from an aid recipient nation to a global power. The shift in this image is not merely a result of economic growth figures alone — it has resulted from a carefully managed "image campaign" that the Indian government has invested in. New research by Ravinder Kaur from the University of Copenhagen shows the processes through which a brand new identity for the Indian nation is manufactured. On 2 May, a large international conference...

2012-03-27 06:25:27

TROY, Mich., March 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- T-Systems, a global provider of information and communication technology systems for multinational corporations and public sector institutions, today announced that T-Systems Senior Vice President of Sales for the Americas Region Paul Warrenfelt and Head of Portfolio and Solution Design, Dr. Gregory O. Smith, will participate at the CIO magazine Executive Roundtable in Chicago on Wednesday, March 28(th). The roundtable discussion...

2011-06-13 09:45:00

SHANGHAI, June 13, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The American Chamber of Commerce in Shanghai (AmCham Shanghai) and Booz & Company, a leading global management consulting firm, released China Consumer Market Strategies 2011 at a launch event in Shanghai on June 13, 2011. China Consumer Market Strategies 2011 is based on a survey of 135 companies competing in China and reveals six key trends impacting the Chinese consumer market. This is the first report to provide a clear picture of how...

2011-05-20 12:11:00

AMSTERDAM, May 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- - Companies Have Taken Steps, But Exploitation Remains Widespread Big garment brands and retailers have their products made under exploitative and unhealthy conditions by girls in Tamil Nadu, South India. The girls, mostly younger than 18 and from a Dalit ('outcaste') background are employed under the Sumangali Scheme. In its worst form, this employment scheme stands for bonded labour, as described in 'Captured by Cotton', a report...

2011-02-02 10:00:00

CUPERTINO, Calif., Feb. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Trend Micro Inc., a global leader in Internet content security, today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Mobile Armor, Inc. as of close of business on February 1, 2011. The acquisition agreement between Trend Micro and Mobile Armor was announced on November 29, 2010 and expands Trend Micro's data protection portfolio, extending its encryption offerings to span from endpoints all the way into the public cloud. The new Trend...

2010-09-28 06:58:00

STOCKHOLM, September 28, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Universum releases the global talent attraction index: "The World's Most Attractive Employers 2010", based on close to 130,000 career seekers, with a business or engineering background. Following the unprecedented world release in 2009, Google still manages to keep the no. one position, but this time facing growing competition from the big four auditing firms. In the business category, 2010 has been a good year for the auditing industry, as...

2010-03-30 06:00:00

SHANGHAI, March 30 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Multinational manufacturers are increasingly focused on accessing the growing China market while the number of companies viewing China purely as an export base continues to decline, according to the third annual China Manufacturing Competitiveness survey, jointly conducted by the American Chamber of Commerce in Shanghai (AmCham Shanghai) and management consulting firm Booz & Company. The survey of 202 foreign manufacturers in China shows...