Archive for the ‘Consumers Market’ Category

Planning can make your Australian wine supply smoother

11 December 2017 – UK retailers looking to secure more supplies of Australian wines will be boosted by the news that volumes are on the increase and the UK remains the biggest market for Australian wine. With increasing interest from China and the USA in this market, UK retailers may need to think...
December 11th, 2017 | Consumers Market, Food and Drink | Read More

Startup Nations Summit Closes GEW 2017

Startup Nations Summit Closes GEW 2017
The winners; photo Credit: Global Entrepreneurship Network GEN Announces 2017 Startup Nations Award Winners The Global Entrepreneurship Network honored four individuals at the Startup Nations Summit, held in Tallinn, Estonia, for their leadership in implementing innovative public policies and programs...
December 8th, 2017 | Awards, Company Profiles, Consumers Market, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR, Markets | Read More

The BDI@1,477: Dry Volatility continues… Wets: another enigma…

The BDI@1,477: Dry Volatility continues… Wets: another enigma…
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) closed earlier on today at 1,477 points, up 19… The Geopolitical situation remind us of a Yellowstone situ…. WISTA-Hellas’ Annual Forum at the Athenaeum InterContinental more than a great success, as did the Chios Village Ladies’ Friends at their annual...
November 27th, 2017 | Academia, Alternative Sources of Energy, Associations, Banking, Charity, Chartering, Climate, Clubs, Communication, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Consumers Market, Containers, Corporate Social Responsibility, Cruise Ferry, Dry Bulkcarriers, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Events, Fashion, Film Industry, HR, Immigration, Jewelry, Maritime Education and Training, Markets, News, Oceanology, Oil Spill, People and Places, Pollution, Press and Media, Reports, Safety and Security, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Ship Finance, Shipfinance, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

Invitation in London from the masterly handmade carpet company Miraraki

Invitation in London from the masterly handmade carpet company Miraraki
…carpets to be Despina Miraraki, one of the most formidable Greek entrepreneurs and successful businesswomen, brought the cream of her impressive handmade carpet collection to London for a limited few days’ exhibition.    The Miraraki carpet company has been around for 30 years. It is a company...
November 25th, 2017 | Art and auctions, Company Profiles, Consumers Market, Events, Exhibitions, Person Profiles | Read More

UOB the first bank in Asia off the starting block with Fitbit PayTM

UOB the first bank in Asia off the starting block with Fitbit PayTM
UOB – Ms Choo Wan Sim Singapore, 9 November 2017 – United Overseas Bank’s (UOB) cardmembers will be the first in Asia to be able to make Fitbit PayTM contactless payments through the new Fitbit IonicTM smartwatch. UOB’s latest innovation in payments is set for the lifestyles and payment...
November 9th, 2017 | Banking, Clubs, Consumers Market, Health and Safety, News | Read More

RG Conference17 Creates A Powerful Impact

RG Conference17 Creates A Powerful Impact
From the event The fourth annual Reload Greece Conference took place in London on Saturday 28th October. The Unstoppable Generation: Hacking Entrepreneurship into a Culture brought together a wide range of stakeholders to explore and debate how a mindset of entrepreneurism can be hacked into a culture...
November 1st, 2017 | Academia, Associations, Charity, Clubs, Communication, Consumers Market, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR, Jobs, Markets | Read More

World Sailing and Rolex form strategic partnership

World Sailing and Rolex form strategic partnership
World Sailing, the world governing body of the sport, is pleased to announce a strategic partnership with Rolex, the leading name in prestige watches that includes watches engineered specifically for sailing. Rolex has been the title sponsor of the Rolex World Sailor of the Year Awards since 2001. As...
October 9th, 2017 | Consumers Market, Fashion, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Styled by Design

Styled by Design
Edinburgh Weavers cotton tweed textile. Styled by Design: textile visionaries hailed by Gray MCA By James Brewer In the age of the robot, this is a refreshing celebration of the human hand and brain and the manual loom. An exhibition of framed 20th century textiles, Styled by Design, brings together...
October 4th, 2017 | Consumers Market, Exhibitions, Fashion, People and Places | Read More

The Elena Sendona effect

The Elena Sendona effect
Elena Sendona – Detail from elle.uk – credits Gettyimage FEEL GOOD FUR Creative Director Elena Sendona is featured on Elle.uk in the Best Street Style At New York Fashion Week Spring Summer 2018 list. Elena is also competing for the Greek International Womens Awards (GIWA) with her ethically...
September 13th, 2017 | Consumers Market, Events, Exhibitions, Fashion | Read More

Short lived BDI recovery amid geopolitical chaos

Short lived BDI recovery amid geopolitical chaos
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost 17 points earlier  on and now it stands at 1,249; stable Wets and Geopolitics still chaotic. John Faraclas’ daily recap: The Capers, as ever volatile and “predictable” lost nearly 100 points – 95 to be precise bringing down everything – some “vehemently”...
August 22nd, 2017 | Chartering, Consumers Market, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Military, News, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

The BDI@942; the dry fall continues…

The BDI@942; the dry fall continues…
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) fell another 26 points earlier on today and now stands at 942; the Geopolitics continue to shake the Globe to its foundations and expect a …tsunami, a business so to speak tsunami to strike soon. John Faraclas’ daily recap: The Capers’ BCI down 68 point...
July 27th, 2017 | Chartering, Consumers Market, Dry Bulkcarriers, European Union, Headlines, Inland Waterways, Insight, Mediterranean Shipping, Military, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Ports & Terminals, Reports, Sanctions, Shipping Centers, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce, UN | Read More

Evergreen rolls out sea freight services for Alibaba.com members

Evergreen rolls out sea freight services for Alibaba.com members
An Evergreen containerhsip June 21, 2017 — Evergreen Line has teamed up with Alibaba.com, a leading wholesale marketplace for global trade under Alibaba Group, to provide Alibaba.com members with the option of booking sea freight services online with guaranteed space and prices. Evergreen Line has...
June 21st, 2017 | Consumers Market, IT and Communications, Liner Shipping and Trade, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Maersk Container Industry launches energy meter to power cold chain transparency in Star Cool containers

Maersk Container Industry launches energy meter to power cold chain transparency in Star Cool containers
Catja Hjorth Rasmussen Star Cool™ refrigerated containers are now fitted with a new embedded digital feature that offers visibility and precise knowledge of actual energy consumption. To provide transparency into actual energy consumption throughout the transportation window, over land and sea, Maersk...
June 13th, 2017 | Consumers Market, Containers, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Liner Shipping and Trade, Markets, News, Reefer Containers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

HEINEKEN Netherlands, Nedcargo and GoodFuels to transport beer using low carbon, sustainable marine fuel

HEINEKEN Netherlands, Nedcargo and GoodFuels to transport beer using low carbon, sustainable marine fuel
… Collaborative initiative paves the way for further dramatic reductions in CO2 and local emissions from both inland and seaborne maritime transport AMSTERDAM, JUNE 8, 2017: HEINEKEN® Netherlands, leading foodstuff distributor Nedcargo, and GoodFuels, the first marine biofuel company focused on...
June 8th, 2017 | Associations, Bunkering, Consumers Market, Emissions, Environment, Food and Drink, Logistics | Read More

Descartes acquires PCSTrac business

Descartes acquires PCSTrac business
Expands Community and Extends Technology Platform for Pool Distribution and Carton-Level Tracking WATERLOO, Ontario, June 2, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Descartes Systems Group (TSX:DSG) (Nasdaq:DSGX), the global leader in uniting logistics-intensive businesses in commerce via the Global Logistics...
June 2nd, 2017 | Consumers Market, Logistics, Mergers and Acquisitions, Shopping, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Innovative new Sailors’ Society shop is the future of charity retail

Innovative new Sailors’ Society shop is the future of charity retail
Sailors’ Society staff outside the new Eastleigh shop A new charity shop, opened on May 19 in Eastleigh, UK by international maritime charity Sailors’ Society, has ditched the fusty image traditionally associated with charity shops in favour of a fresh approach. The store has the feel of a quirky...
May 22nd, 2017 | Charity, Clubs, Communication, Consumers Market, HR | Read More

Yoonmi Goh on her first months as Country Manager Korea for JF Hilleberrand

Yoonmi Goh on her first months as Country Manager Korea for JF Hilleberrand
Yoonmi Goh Yoonmi Goh, Country Manager Korea since 1st March 2017 gives an account of her first months in the job and an overview of the Korean wine market. MAINZ, 25th April 2017. Yoonmi Goh, current Country Manager JF Hilleberrand and Trans Ocean Korea since 1st March 2017, joined the company in 2013...
April 25th, 2017 | Company Profiles, Consumers Market, Food and Drink, HR, Person Profiles | Read More

GAC Dubai goes live with e-commerce operations for high-end fashion line

GAC Dubai goes live with e-commerce operations for high-end fashion line
Alisha Dsouza, part of the stock handling team, packing orders for The Modist. Dubai, UAE – 19 April 2017 – GAC Dubai has celebrated its first month of live outbound operations for start-up online luxury couture retailer, The Modist.   The launch of themodist.com website followed a short preparation...
April 19th, 2017 | Consumers Market, Fashion, Logistics | Read More

Friend of the Sea and FairPrice join forces to increase sustainable seafood awareness in Singapore by 2020

Friend of the Sea and FairPrice join forces to increase sustainable seafood awareness in Singapore by 2020
FairPrice, major retail chain in Singapore and well known for its long-time commitment to social accountability and community support, has joined forces with Friend of the Sea to promote sustainable seafood awareness in the country.   The retail chain is already highlighting a group of Friend of the...
April 6th, 2017 | Consumers Market, Food and Drink | Read More

SingPost appoints CapitaLand to manage the retail mall at the new SingPost Centre

SingPost appoints CapitaLand to manage the retail mall at the new SingPost Centre
Singapore Singapore, 28 March 2017 — Singapore Post Limited (SingPost) signed a Property Management Agreement[1] yesterday with CapitaLand Mall Asia, CapitaLand’s wholly owned shopping mall business, to manage the retail mall at the new SingPost Centre.  Their scope of work will include overseeing...
March 28th, 2017 | Communication, Company Profiles, Consumers Market | Read More

Reload Greece – See our YEP finalists pitch and hear from one very successful entrepreneur

Reload Greece – See our YEP finalists pitch and hear from one very successful entrepreneur
  OUR RGYEP FINAL IS ONE MONTH AWAY. JOIN OUR FINALISTS AS THEY PITCH THEIR IDEAS TO WIN TOP PRIZES, PLUS HEAR FROM OUR ENTREPRENEURIAL SPEAKER24th March| 18:00 – 22:00 | London Business School The finalists of our Young Entrepreneurs’...
February 24th, 2017 | Academia, Awards, Charity, Communication, Company Profiles, Consulting, Consumers Market, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR | Read More

Celestyal Cruises Receives Five Top 2017 Cruise Critic Cruisers’ Choice Awards…

Celestyal Cruises Receives Five Top 2017 Cruise Critic Cruisers’ Choice Awards…
… Celestyal Cruises Receives Five Top 2017 Cruise Critic Cruisers’ Choice Awards Including First Place in Categories: Best for Value, Best for Entertainment, Best for Embarkation and Best for Shore Excursions The cruise line additionally has been placed in the top 10 for Best Overall cruise line Celestyal...
February 21st, 2017 | Associations, Awards, Company Profiles, Consumers Market, Cruise Industry, HR | Read More

Perfume enterprise Interparfums scents luxury market opportunities in 2017

Perfume enterprise Interparfums scents luxury market opportunities in 2017
Philippe Santi Perfume enterprise Interparfums scents luxury market opportunities in 2017  By James Brewer International marketer of prestige perfumes Interparfums, listed on NYSE Euronext Paris, has been updating investors on its plans – including a series of product launches in 2017. The year will...
January 12th, 2017 | Consumers Market, Fashion | Read More

Houmeli clinches its first star

Houmeli clinches its first star
… The first star of the Great Taste 2016 has been awarded to HOUMELI Cretan products by the internationally renowned Great Taste Awards Competition which is also known as food “Oscar Awards”. HOUMELI was given this distinction for the Cretan traditional almond biscuits characterised as “unusual...
December 21st, 2016 | Awards, Consumers Market, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Food and Drink | Read More

Have you register for Intermodal 2016?

Have you register for Intermodal 2016?
  Register online today for Intermodal Europe Showcasing global leading companies in the exhibition and hosting expert speakers in the conference, Intermodal Europe 2016 will provide you with the perfect opportunity to do business, network, learn and shape your industry. Click...
September 9th, 2016 | Associations, Consumers Market, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Logistics, Ports & Terminals, Rail | Read More