Tag: United States

The largest shopping mall owner in the United States, Simon Property Group, which manages some 325 properties across the country totaling more than 22 million square meters, is in talks with Amazon to convert some premises being made vacant due to the collapse of department store chains such as J.C. Penneyor Sears into fulfilment centers...
Google is in negotiations to invest $4 billion in Jio Platforms, an Indian digital conglomerate spun off from a huge multinational company, Reliance Industries, led by Mukesh Ambani, the richest man in Asia, with an estimated fortune of $71.4 billion. Google’s projected investment would be part of the more than $15.2...
All too often and contrary to what one might expect, what appear to be high-quality crowdfunding projects fail to get the backing they need in time to get funded. But entrepreneurs can help ensure success by tracking their project’s progress in real time and boosting marketing at...
Three years since TikTok was launched, the video-sharing social network grown rapidly to accumulate more than two billion downloads, one of the most popular apps of the moment, beating even Instagram or YouTube in consumption time in the United States, United Kingdom or Spain, particularly among younger age segments.  TikTok...
The recent collapse in oil prices in the global market was caused by a combination of supply and demand issues as well as uncertainty about the future, and has resulted in a crash in financial markets. But what are the reasons behind this collapse, and what impacts...
Ben is a Strategy Consultant and a Stand-up Comedian What's your story?I’m an ex-investment banker and strategy consultant turned stand-up comedian and CEO. Admittedly, I didn’t stray too far from my corporate roots, as I left the corporate world to set up my own...
Several years ago, the largest department store in Europe — and the third in the world — Spain’s El Corte Inglés, announced a two-hour delivery service for purchases of more than €20 and up to five products in more than 54 Spanish towns and cities, a move clearly designed to compete with Amazon Prime Now,...
Roomila is on a Mission to Empower Children and Inspire Parents  What's your story?As a graduate of the University of Michigan, with 10+ years working in Children’s Fashion and Public Relations, in New York and Hong Kong, I am well prepared for my current...
Max Creates Inspired Works of Substance What's your story?As a multicultural human trying to thread my own roots, everything in my life started with passion and curiosity about different cultures. My colourful childhood helped me develop a keen eye for beauty and culture.This, combined...
The business world didn’t see it coming. When the new coronavirus began spreading in the early months of 2020, it put kinks in multinational production chains — first in China and then around the globe. But it didn’t have to happen that way, says Francisco...