From 19 till 20 October 2016, top executives from major shipbuilders from Japan, Europe, China, South-Korea and the United States met in Gyeongju (South-Korea) in the context of the 25th JECKU, to discuss the industry’s challenges in supply and demand and in addressing regulatory matters.
Though our “Beer Friday” conversations may suggest otherwise, we’re pretty traditional over here—and yet we’re always challenging ourselves to push beyond the constraints of conventional marketing. Our most recent endeavor into more unconventional marketing territory was our campaign for long-time client Night Hawk Frozen Foods. Show More Summary
Dubai-based DP World handled 47.5 million TEU across its global portfolio of container terminals during the first nine months of 2016, with gross container volumes growing 2.2% despite challenging market conditions. The gross container...Show More Summary
Making things is challenging. Getting them to market is even harder. Finding an audience that cares? Damn—that’s a real toughy. So, it’s no wonder people often give up. If you’re a maker, you know what I’m talking about. Excitement turns to doubt awfully quick. No shortage of trolls Yesterday, I discovered a particularly shitty response […]
Big Data and Advanced Analytics are now being used extensively to find patterns and trends, and to predict the results of certain activities, such as trending fashions and the stock market through advanced processing techniques packaged together into the term Smart Data – or data with intelligence. Show More Summary
In India, Startups have common challenges of addressing the non-tech skills such as branding, marketing, go-to-market, public relations et al. Thus many
In a smartwatch market challenged by low demand and new product release timing, Apple continues to hold the top spot for quarterly sales in the segment, despite not shipping the Series 1 and 2 until the last two weeks of the reporting period.
Posted by petewailes In my day-to-day role at Builtvisible, I build tools to break down marketing challenges and simplify tasks. One of the things we as marketers often need to do is pitch content concepts to sites. To make this easier, you want to pitch something on-topic. Show More Summary
The Beef Checkoff is up Tuesday for a federal court hearing where anything could happen from dismissal of the challenging lawsuit to a temporary restraining order for the plaintiff’s. The Beef Checkoff refers to money for marketing and research, including food safety research, to promote the cattle industry. The Beef Promotion and Research Act of 1985 gives... Continue Reading
This week’s Android Circuit includes the internet's hot takes on the Google Pixel and Pixel XL, why the reaction to the Pixel is different to the iPhone, how the Pixel family will establish Google in the consumer market (while avoiding...Show More Summary
Expanding overseas to new markets can be one of the most crucial decisions a business makes. Often, expanding internationally is what can make or break a business. International expansion consists of more than simply setting up shop in a new country. Show More Summary
Predictive technology aims to pinpoint someone's ethnicity based on their name, address, and ZIP code. While this could help small businesses to better market their products, plenty of challenges remain.
Chief marketing officers for the world's top brands are challenging each other to find and support the industry's next generation of talent. The initiative is one of a number of issues the Association of National Advertisers' newly formed...Show More Summary
Press release from the Association of National Advertisers, Oct. 20, 2016: The ANA (Association of National Advertisers) today unveiled a new initiative designed to empower chief marketing officers to meet the serious challenges they face by joining forces to create...
As challenges in the American home healthcare markets come more into focus, smart operators will begin to realize that to retain their investors’ interest and appetite to fund growth, targeting markets such as China and India will be key.
After tackling the spring 2017 shows in New York, London and Milan and Paris, we've kept the fashion train rolling all the way through to Moscow, where the 33rd season of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia (#MBFWRussia) is currently underway in the nation's capital.We flew from New York to Moscow to... Continue reading
America's greatest art fair is entering its 15th year with a host of challenges. The Miami Beach Convention Center is still undergoing renovations. The CDC labeled Miami Beach a Zika hot spot. And perhaps most devastating, prices in the art market plummeted this summer, leaving many analysts to question the...
Samsung is encouraging developers to launch their games in the Indian market on Tizen. And to do so, it has launched the Tizen App Challenge, which offers monetary rewards for Unity developers who get real traction on the operating system. Global partner manager Ravi Belwal said in an interview with GamesBeat that the contest is […]
New digital-only banks seeking to break into the UK market will find the acquisition of customers a slow and challenging process, as consumers remain unconvinced that pure digital banks offer significant benefits over traditional rivals. Continue reading UK Consumers “Sceptical” About Benefits of Digital-Only Banks at Money Watch - Personal Finance Blog.
Digital marketing changes drastically from year to year (and for some industries, from week to week). Industry shifts, web trends, and ongoing marketing innovations present companies with new challenges and new opportunities around every corner. Show More Summary