SimpliVity's Doron Kempel had hoped to take his company public but a weak IPO market and a challenging path to profitability led to a $650 million cash deal below its private market valuation when it last raised capital
Commercializing a new, innovative product is often the greatest challenge across the research and development landscape, as is evident in the failed attempt to bring jamming-based robotic gripper technology to market. The company developing the VERSABALL tells the story of its demise and the valuable lessons learned in a compelling article published in Soft Robotics.
When it was time to design and manufacture the best packs on the market ALPS OutdoorZ didn’t take the challenge lightly. They use only premium materials and components, adjustable and extremely comfortable suspension systems and include features that support a variety of hunting activities and scenarios. Show More Summary
Facebook was very hot among investors in 2015 and early 2016. Even at a time when the broad stock markets were going down (sharply) Facebook continued to make new all-time highs. As it always goes in markets, a stock gets full attention of analysts and
After another year of extremely difficult market conditions, many would forgive liner sector players for an air of resignation, according to Clarksons Research. However, despite a challenging freight market, charter rates remaining firmly in the doldrums and a major corporate casualty…
I was one of the lucky ones and managed to get £20 on the LDs at Ladbrokes Stoke Central market when the odds were 50/1. That’s now moved in sharply to 7/1 which I think is still reasonable value. Labour must be favourite though this could be very challenging. The party is less effective on […]
As the overall U.S. housing market recovers, the economic and housing prospects for millennials, communities of color and the working poor are on life support, according to recent research by Zillow based on an analysis involving TransUnion outstanding mortgage debt data and homeowner Zestimates...
One of the challenges for any first-time head coach is assembling a quality staff, and it’s clear that there’s some competition for a few of the hot names on the market. According to Vic Carucci of the Buffalo News, apparent Bills choice Sean McDermott would like to bring former Chargers coach Mike McCoy along as…
Upmarket, London-focused estate agent Foxtons is struggling to adjust to the growing slowdown in the capital's property market and expects a "challenging" 2017. The agency — which has faced criticism in the past for embodying many of...Show More Summary
"Despite the challenges, the international market attention has also proved to be a catalyst to formation of new galleries on the continent, who could see a path and a model of sustainability, which did not rely on philanthropic funding as in the past or domestic markets. As a result, the past four years have seen […]
A recent survey reveals how marketers are using visual media and the challenges they face.
Location-baseddata can be challenging — but can marketers turn this to their advantage?
It takes a powerful cloud to process all the data owned by The Weather Company, and IBM is up to the challenge. Having acquired the weather forecasting platform, IBM has applied its computing technology to Mother Nature’s data trailShow More Summary
The year 2017 is likely to be a relatively challenging one for the global solar markets, amid further declines in panel pricing, weaker panel demand and project activity as well as regulatory uncertainties under the new U.S. Presidential Administration (related: What To Expect From The Solar Industry In 2017). First Solar, the largest U.S. […]
Coke gets legal challenge over its ads touting sugary beverages, said to cause obesity and diabetes
Some of the biggest buzzwords of the last year present some big obstacles. Inbound, Big Data and ABM are far from fading, but it is imperative that marketers build a strategy that allows them to hurdle the challenges.
Advertising telecom offers is a challenging task, and even more so for innovative solutions : finding the right message to convince potential customers is tricky, especially since market maturity greatly impacts how well they understand the benefits of a The post Advertising the Fiber Experience appeared first on diffraction analysis.
You’re already quite Primal. You know your way around a grocery store. I mean “around” literally: you know to shop the perimeter. You’ve struck up relationships with vendors at the farmer’s market. The beet guy had Thanksgiving dinner...Show More Summary
By launching its own lines, it could challenge market leaders such as Nike and Under Armour