P&G Names Company Veteran as New CEO

Procter & Gamble (P&G) has named a new CEO. Who is the 35-year company veteran who has helped build many of P&G’s core businesses? 

Great Start for Apple Watch

7/29/2015 - Tim Cook, Apple’s CEO, said the 2105 third quarter included "a great start for Apple Watch." Find out more about how Apple's new technology is fairing. 

Campbell's Announces Recipe Changes and Expanded Organic Products

7/29/2015 - Campbell Soup Company announces several strategic changes to its portfolio including: removal of artificial colors and flavors by end of fiscal 2018; simplifying recipes of existing condensed soups for kids; expanding the Plum line of organic food for babies, tots and kids; and Plum launching GrowWell, a range of purees which provide nutrients from ingredients like chia and Greek yogurt.

Cloud Computing to Reach Nearly $70B in 2015

7/29/2015 - International Data Corporation (IDC) predicts the number of new cloud-based solutions will triple in the next four to five years.  To examine the current status of cloud deployment in the context of different vertical industries, IDC is offering the first of four special reports IDC will be publishing to examine current status of 3rd Platform technologies across 20 vertical industries.

Bumble Bee, Ocean Spray, Sun Products Deploy VMI

7/27/2015 - Bumble Bee Seafoods, Ocean Spray Cranberries, Inc., and The Sun Products Corporation are the latest consumer goods suppliers to deploy their Vendor Managed Inventory programs using the Datalliance VMI platform. 

Nestle Launches Global R&D Center in Ohio

7/22/2015 - Nestle opens its new Nestle Research & Development Center in Solon, Ohio, the completion of a $50 million, two-year project to establish this global center.

New IDC PlanScape Offers IoT Guidance

7/22/2015 - A new IDC PlanScape is available, offering practical guidance to help IT and business leaders in manufacturing justify investment in IoT and an IoT foundation for incremental improvements and transformation.

Amazon Prime Day: Statistical Wonder or Retailer Blunder?

7/22/2015 - While the results of Amazon's first ever Prime Day are hard to argue with — 18% order increase over best Black Friday return and single day record for Prime signups — more than a handful of customers felt cheated by the e-commerce giant's flash sale approach. See how the retailer disappointed shoppers.



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