Monthly archives: October, 2017

How PepsiCo Is Dealing With Growth In E-Commerce

forbes (source) : Great Speculations    Trefis Team , Contributor With online grocery shopping rising at a phenomenal pace, PepsiCo is placing a big bet on the online channel. The company is making an increasing effort to address the growth opportunities across the e-grocery, urban grocery delivery, direct-to-business, and direct-to-consumer models. Keeping this in mind, the snack and soft drink giant …

Sephora head of marketing and e-commerce Frances Koh exits

 marketing (source) : Frances Koh (pictured), head of marketing and e-commerce at Sephora (LVMH) Singapore has left the company. At Sephora, Koh helped to develop marketing and e-commerce strategies in building customer loyalty and driving differentiation for the cosmetic giant. Koh confirmed the move to Marketing and added that she is currently taking a break. Marketing understands that Sephora is …

Head of Ecommerce at Ahold Delhaize heads to Unilever

retaildetail (source) : Shutterstock Printer-friendly version Send by email Hanneke Faber, head of Ahold Delhaize’s eCommerce and innovation, will leave the company at the end of the year. She will move to Unilever, where she will lead the European division. More shared knowledge Faber led Bol.com and Wouter Kolk will now take care of her responsibilities, on top …

E-commerce giants vie for dominance in crab market

atimes (source) : Crabs. Photo: iStock CHINA DIGESTBUSINESS As of August, sales of crabs on Tmall.com and JD.com have increased nearly 500% from a year earlier By ASIA TIMES STAFF OCTOBER 30, 2017 10:46 AM (UTC+8) China’s e-commerce giants, including Tmall.com, JD.com and Suning.com, have been competing for dominance in the crab market, Yicai.com reported. In a pre-sale of crabs …

The Next Big Thing In The Life Sciences R&D Market: E-Commerce

forbes (source) : The Next Big Thing In The Life Sciences R&D Market: E-Commerce POST WRITTEN BY Andrii Buvailo Head of e-commerce at Enamine Ltd, a leading supplier of innovative chemicals for the life sciences industry.  Andrii Buvailo ,  Shutterstock Pioneered by expensive and cumbersome legacy electronic data interchange (EDI) systems, the B2B e-commerce market has been evolving, showing …

India’s e-commerce market to hit $200 billion by 2026: Morgan Stanley report

 livemint (source) : India’s e-commerce growth is predicted to be led by the so-called ‘horizontal’ online retail players, including Amazon India and Flipkart. Photo: Mint Mumbai: India’s e-commerce market will grow at a 30% compound annual growth rate for gross merchandise value to be worth $200 billion by 2026, according to investment bank Morgan Stanley. In a …

France’s SNCF to change website name as part of rail rebranding

thelocal (source) : Photo: Screenshot/SNCF website The website of France’s national rail company SNCF is about to be renamed and given a new address for the first time in 17 years as part of the organisation’s rebranding of its services. That means that from December 8th anyone using the booking website will need to use the …

Stephen Hawking’s PhD thesis crashed its host website. This is what it says in simple terms

scroll (source) : Hawking proved that the Big Bang was physically possible. Lwp Kommunikáció/via Flickr [Licensed under CC B 2.0] Oct 28, 2017 · 08:30 pm James Geach, The Conversation The PhD thesis of perhaps the world’s most famous living scientist, Professor Stephen Hawking, was recently made publicly available online. It has proved so popular that the …

Website designed to help Muslim men find second wives ‘should be shut down’, says former second bride

standard (source) : The website has been set up to encourage Muslim men to find their ‘second wives’ Getty Images Experts – including a woman once involved in a polygamous marriage – have called for a website designed to help Muslimmen find ‘second wives’ to be shut down. The site, which apparently has more than 25,000 British members …

Corporation Commission website remains offline after hacking attack

newsok (source) :  by Adam Wilmoth  Published: October 31, 2017 5:00 AM CDT Updated: October 31, 2017 5:00 AM CDT 0shares 0 The Oklahoma Corporation Commission website remained offline Monday, more than one week after a hacking attack knocked the agency’s computers offline. Some email and internal file-sharing capabilities have been restored, but most external communications still were down …