The Chinese luxury market is evolving, and along with it evolves the average Chinese consumer. From ‘omnivores’ who will buy anything with a luxury label attached to it, to the ‘wannabes’ who strive for more accessible brands in order to become part of the wealthy elite; the Chinese luxury consumer has broadened and matured.
Business Intelligence (BI) refers to a number of software systems reshaping the way organizations analyze data and make decisions.
With Apple’s first ever revenue fall in over a decade, the iPhone giant is looking towards manufacture in India to cut their losses.
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Walmart looks set to join a growing list of companies who are replacing workers’ jobs with robotics.
Voice-controlled devices are growing in popularity and experts say their use will increase in the coming years. Amazon, Google, Apple and Microsoft all want a share of the market.
China has become the biggest market of wearable in the past … years. This trend goes along with an increasing interest in fitness and changes in lifestyle habits of the chinese middle class.
The professional social network published an analysis demonstrating that experience in more than one part of the company helps employees climb the corporate ladder.
Uber and Volvo begin testing in Pittsburgh while Google, Apple, General Motors, Ford, Tesla and other competitors seek to bring autonomous vehicles to market.
As the social business network prepares to become part of Microsoft, it acquires PointDrive.
As more states legalize marijuana, a two-year-old Los Angeles startup announces a new partnership with Microsoft.
Outdone by rivals Google and Facebook as well as its own missteps, the once-dominant internet giant prepares to sell off its core operation.
With 100 million monthly visitors, the question-and-answer site begins ad sales while a key leader steps back from a full-time role.
Five major emerging economies band together in an effort to crack western dominance in the investment world.
Its 1.65 billion users average nearly an hour a day on the social media platform as it supplants other online media as a major distributor of news.
Good news for fighting climate change: A new study finds that countries can increase their gross domestic product while cutting reliance on carbon fuels.
As the nation’s economy stalls, more companies fail to make their loan payments, while cash-strapped banks try to avoid a credit crunch.
The top French retailer invests $1 billion to improve its online sales.
Fending off the growing challenge from payment start-ups operating in the traditional banking space, JPMorgan is repositioning itself as a tech company
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Following an oversubscribed IPO, can car maker Ferrari reinvent itself as a luxury lifestyle brand?
The world’s largest independent mobile advertising network, $2.5 billion Bangalore-based InMobi, has launched a disruptive ad discovery platform Miip
Starbucks has announced plans to make China its second biggest market and is set to open almost 1,400 new shops by 2019.
Fidelity Investments is testing an automated investment platform, Fidelity Go, joining the growing list of wealth management firms turning to robo-advisors.
Zurich Insurance CEO Martin Senn has stepped down, citing the abandoned $5.6 billion takeover of RSA and third-quarter losses following the Tianjin explosions.
On-demand food delivery service Deliveroo has raised a fourth round of financing making it one of Europe’s best-funded technology start-ups.
How Vice, the counterculture go-to site for the millennial audience, became a media giant worth an estimated $1.4 billion.
Swiss real estate investor Maurice Dabbah has proposed a luxury condominium project at 171 Tremont Street in downtown Boston.
David Cameron has announced a compulsory gender pay gap disclosure by all big businesses, but how far will it really go in capitalising on the earning power of women?
The digital revolution has seen counterfeit trading upgrade from illegal vendors selling on back streets to indistinguishably genuine-looking products sold online and has become a global and multibillion dollar problem.
Tidjane Thiam, CEO of Britain’s biggest insurer Prudential, has been announced as the new CEO of Credit Suisse Credit Suisse..
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After nine years in action seed accelerator Y Combinator has funded over 700 start-ups including Reddit, Dropbox, and Airbnb.
As Reddit raises funding at a valuation of $500 million, the home of the web’s most popular conversations is the internet’s surprise success in a world of higher-tech.
Nike, the world’s most valuable sports brand, has set a $36 billion target to hit by 2017 as they focus on digital and social strategies to boost sales
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Apple is nearing a $3.2 billion acquisition to buy Beats by Dr Dre, the cult headphone and portable speakers company, signalling they ready to innovate again.
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