×

Business Strategy Marketing

  • Sept 6- Figures Facebook Inc gives advertisers about its potential reach differ from U.S. census data, an investment analyst said on Tuesday, renewing questions about how tech companies verify the value of their digital marketing space. Facebook's ad-buying website tells advertisers that the world's largest social network has a potential reach of 41...

  • Using images instead of keywords in online shopping is the next step in finding the right item quickly, says Oliver Tan, CEO and co-founder, ViSenze.

  • "Men's is still one of our best-kept secrets," Chief Executive Officer Laurent Potdevin said on a post-earnings conference call on Thursday with analysts. Its new ABC swimming gear has also sold well. Lululemon's shares were up 7 percent at $61.72 on the New York Stock Exchange on Friday, a day after the company raised its full-year revenue forecast on strong...

  • Why digital 'Out of Home' advertising is just part of the mix for London's buses and tube trains

    Ads have always appeared on London buses and tube trains and it's an increasingly important source of income. MMM looks at digital's role in the ad mix.

  • Aug 31- Arizona sued Insys Therapeutics Inc on Thursday, accusing the drugmaker of engaging in a fraudulent marketing scheme aimed at increasing sales of a fentanyl-based cancer pain medicine called Subsys. The lawsuit by Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich in Maricopa County Superior Court in Phoenix comes during a series of federal and state...

  • The lawsuit by Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich in Maricopa County Superior Court in Phoenix comes during a series of federal and state investigations centered on Insys' Subsys opioid drug. The lawsuit, filed in Maricopa County Superior Court in Phoenix, accused Insys of paying doctors sham speaker fees in exchange for writing prescriptions of Subsys...

  • Aug 30- Harley-Davidson enthusiast Jo Verrette, 65, finally sold her 2006 model Harley Deluxe this year for $6,500, a third of what she bought it for, after listing it on Craigslist on and off for two years. I have a projection of total motorcycle ridership for the country declining for at least the next five years, "Bernstein analyst David Beckel said.

  • SINGAPORE, Aug 29- Australian asset manager Qado and commodity merchant RCMA plan to jointly develop and market natural gas assets in the state of Queensland to sell the fuel in the country's struggling power market. "RCMA will support approved Eastern Australia Qado operated upstream projects with gas trading and marketing services, and direct investment...

  • SINGAPORE, Aug 29- Australian asset manager Qado and commodity merchant RCMA plan to jointly develop and market natural gas assets in the state of Queensland to sell the fuel into the country's power and gas markets, where prices are soaring due to tight supply. Qado and RCMA hope to fill this supply gap and profit from high and volatile local power and gas prices,...

  • SINGAPORE, Aug 29- Australian asset manager Qado and commodity merchant RCMA plan to jointly develop and market natural gas assets in the state of Queensland to sell the fuel in the country's struggling power market. "RCMA will support approved Eastern Australia Qado operated upstream projects with gas trading and marketing services, and direct investment...

  • LOS ANGELES, Aug 27- There's no getting around it: this weekend's domestic box office is a catastrophe. In the grand scheme, it can seem like a small issue when compared with Hurricane Harvey-- the deadly natural disaster that tore through the Gulf Coast of Texas on Friday, dumping more than 20 inches of rain, according to the National Weather Service.

  • *2nd- qtr loss 16 cents/ shr vs est 33 cents. *Sales $779.3 mln vs est $758.6 mln. Hollister has been recovering, thanks to aggressive marketing, a strong denim collection and innovation in its swimwear lines, which have helped the brand gain market share, said Hakon Helgesen, an analyst at GlobalData Retail.

  • Smucker also lowered its full-year profit forecast to $7.75- $7.85 per share from$ $7.85- $8.05. Net income fell 25 percent to $126.8 million, or $1.12 per share, in the three months ended July 31. Net sales fell to $1.75 billion from $1.82 billion.

  • O'Reilly Automotive Chief Executive Gregory Henslee told analysts earlier this month that many of the company's stores with weak second-quarter sales were in Hispanic-dominant areas of the United States. In late July, Target Corp Chief Executive Brian Cornell at a conference referenced a report by retail consultants NPD Group that cited a decline in...

  • A lot has to do with packing; everyone else in the jerky world has a window in their bag: Chef's Cut Real Jerky CEO

    Chef's Cut Real Jerky co-founder Dennis Riedel and CEO Bart Silvestro weigh in on how the company hopes to stand out in the crowded gourmet snack space.

  • *Q4 revenue $2.24 bln vs est $2.16 bln. *Q4 adjusted EPS $0.00 vs est $0.09. Coty reported an adjusted net loss of $3.4 million due to "materially" higher marketing spend for the launch of fragrances such as Gucci Bloom and Hugo Boss Tonic, and higher fixed costs related to the acquisition of P&G's brands.

  • SINGAPORE/ DUBAI, Aug 21- Iraq has informed its customers that it plans to switch its price benchmark for Basra crude in Asia to DME Oman futures from January, dropping the average of Platts' Oman- Dubai quotes, in a major shift in the way it prices its oil. The proposal by state-oil marketer SOMO would mark a significant change by OPEC's second-largest producer away...

  • SINGAPORE/ DUBAI, Aug 21- Iraq has informed its customers that it plans to switch its price benchmark for Basra crude in Asia to DME Oman futures from January, dropping the average of Platts' Oman- Dubai quotes, in a major shift in the way it prices its oil. The proposal by state-oil marketer SOMO would mark a significant change by OPEC's second-largest producer away...

  • SINGAPORE/ DUBAI, Aug 21- Iraq has informed its customers that it plans to change its price benchmark for Basra crude in Asia to DME Oman futures from January, the country's latest move to reform its oil sales. The proposed change by state-oil marketer SOMO would mark a major shift by OPEC's second-largest producer away from fellow members Saudi Arabia, Kuwait and...

  • Millennials are no different to any other customer group, says 300 year old wine merchant

    How do you drag a 300 year old business into the 21st Century to appeal to new customers? James Wright went to Berry Bros. & Rudd to find out.