FMCG Retail & Distribution

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Posted: 08-08-2011
INTERNATIONAL. Kraft's recent announcement to split its operations into two publicly traded companies outlines a plan to create two different trading entities with distinct priorities and strengths. This is intended to help the company achieve the next stage of its ongoing restructuring process, since its acquisition of Cadbury in January 2010. Kraft is now bundling and spinning off its US Beverages, Cheese, Convenient Meals and Grocery segments, the non-snack categories in Canada and its foodservice operations, which are worth an estimated US$16 billion in sales in total. The larger of t
Posted: June 24, 2019
KUWAIT. Expanded features to pioneer superior customer experience; Chatting to "Nouf" is almost like talking to a friendly, human personal assistant, through the use of AI.
Posted: June 24, 2019
UAE. The MENA region's first fuel on-demand mobile application, announced plans to launch its R&D Centre in Sharjah Research Technology and Innovation Park.
Posted: June 20, 2019
UAE. Eighty-seven percent of businesses plan to expand warehouse footprint over the next five years, finds Zebra's 2024 Warehousing Vision Study.
Posted: June 20, 2019
KUWAIT. Kuwait's retail sector is expected to see solid growth in Q2 2019 and beyond, though fluctuating consumer sentiment and policy changes could weigh on turnover.
Posted: June 14, 2019
MOROCCO. The new premises are to serve as the company's regional sales office for West and North Africa as well as the Agri-Parks Head Office.
Posted: June 13, 2019
TOKYO. Delivers analytics and marketing services with the power of Alibaba's Brand Databank.
Posted: June 13, 2019
UAE. Energy efficient automation solutions; Smart energy management; High-bay robotic pallet shuttles; The future of sustainable warehouse robotics.
Posted: June 12, 2019
OMAN. The first and largest integrated red meat company in the region, is pleased to announce receiving its first shipment of livestock from Thumrait in Dhofar.
Posted: June 11, 2019
UAE. Following Souq's rebrand as Amazon.ae, the brand achieves the highest uplift in Ad Awareness score, increasing by +13.9 points in May.
Posted: June 7, 2019
HONG KONG. Consumer media heavyweight brings years of experience in delivering full range of Mad Catz products to gamers across Australia.
Posted: June 5, 2019
JOHANNESBURG. Dr Bahle Zondo had just walked into the home of a strategic partner towards the empowerment of emerging farmers and achieving food security in Africa.
Posted: May 30, 2019
INTERNATIONAL. Organizations and customers alike turn to Artificial Intelligence to enhance customer-controlled digital experiences.
Posted: May 28, 2019
UAE. Moro will enable ENOC’s digital transformation journey by implementing an integrated technology platform powered by SAP, to achieve operational excellence and an exemplary customer journey.
Posted: May 20, 2019
UAE. During his 28 years of experience in the consumer industry, Mr. Darouni focused on strategic planning, general management, business turnarounds, market entries, marketing and brand building.
Posted: May 15, 2019
UAE. This recognition comes in view of Al Rawabi's successful Digital Transformation of its Energy Management Systems with the Schneider Electric EcoStruxure Power architecture and Power Monitoring Expert system.

MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS COMMENT & ANALYSIS

date:Posted: June 26, 2019
UAE. Positive price movement demonstrates success of UAE's diversification drive; Dubai (21), Abu Dhabi (33) and Riyadh (35) rank among the most expensive cities for expatriates in the Middle East.
date:Posted: June 25, 2019
UAE. There were a number of iconic deals completed in Q1 FY19 which include: Network International IPO, acquisition of Careem by Uber, Saudi Aramco bond listing and investment into ADNOC pipeline and refinery assets by international investors.
date:Posted: June 24, 2019
UAE. The latest edition of PwC's Middle East Economy Watch looks at the recent oil price rebound and its mixed impact on regional economies.