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Renault becomes the official automobile partner of Paris Saint-Germain

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Together, Paris Saint-Germain and Renault will develop large-scale, global advertising and promotional campaigns, combining the passion of the supporters of the Parisian club with the striking force of Renault as one of the leading French brands worldwide. The alliance between the two brands will also have a digital focus – an area where both showcase strong creativity. The club is looking forward to surprising its 60 million social media followers with even more engaging online content as a result of the partnership. Marc Armstrong, Director... Read More »

Philips signs two long-term strategic partnership agreements in Germany

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The Kliniken der Stadt Köln(Clinics of Cologne) and Philips signed a 15-year partnership contract, under the terms of which Philips will be responsible for the delivery, upgrade, replacement and maintenance services of advanced medical imaging solutions to support precision diagnosis and therapy. Philips will also help to improve the hospital’s radiology workflows to further enhance the quality and efficiency of its care, as well as patient and staff satisfaction. Philips recently also signed an 8-year strategic innovation partnership agreement... Read More »

Automobili Lamborghini continues growth with new half-year sales record

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“Lamborghini continues to be in consistently good shape. Delivering another new all-time high, for the fourth consecutive half year, confirms the sustainability of our brand, product and commercial strategy. The success is all the more remarkable as we master the unprecedented double challenge of creating new models in our super sports car range, while simultaneously ramping up the production of our highly acclaimed Super SUV Urus. This quantum leap in the longstanding history of Lamborghini is only possible due to the passion, dedication and c... Read More »

BMW Group and Great Wall Motor sign joint venture agreement for MINI electric vehicles in China

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During an event for autonomous and connected driving attended by China’s Premier Li Keqiang and Germany’s Chancellor Angela Merkel in Berlin, the BMW Group and Great Wall Motor committed to found a new joint venture, “Spotlight Automotive Limited”, for the development and production of electric vehicles in China. As well as MINI electric vehicles, the joint venture will also produce electric vehicles for Great Wall Motor. The establishment of the new company is subject to approval from the relevant Chinese authorities and the completion of busi... Read More »

New wage management systems improve work environment

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We want textile factories producing for H&M group to have a positive and motivating workplace environment. This not only benefits factory employees, but also to the same extent management and buyers such as H&M group. It’s a win-win – and a foundation for fair wages. Our work is about making it possible for textile factories to be good employers. Julia Bakutis, Sustainability Manager at the H&M group production office in Turkey One prerequisite for a positive and motivating work environment are well-functioning wage management ... Read More »

DHL Freight celebrates groundbreaking ceremony for freight hub in Hanover – Langenhagen

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A modern freight center is being built on the 63,000 m² site, which not only will handle freight for DHL Freight’s Europe-wide network, but also will test innovative technologies and solutions for the terminal of the future. Commissioning of the site on Münchner Strasse is planned for mid-2019. The ceremonial start of construction was attended by Ulf-Birger Franz, Head of the Department of Economic Affairs, Transport and Education, Hanover Region, Mirko Heuer, Mayor of the City of Langenhagen, Thomas Vogel, COO DHL Freight, Bernhard Wirth, CEO ... Read More »

Equinor expands in energy trading and services through acquisition of Danske Commodities

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DC was founded in 2004 and is based in Aarhus, Denmark, with 284 employees. In 2017 it traded 318 terawatt hours of electricity across 37 countries, equal to more than two times Norway’s annual electricity consumption, and 389 terawatt hours of gas across 18 countries, around one third of total Norwegian gas production. It completes more than 4000 trades and processes around 173 terabytes of data every day, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. The transaction supports Equinor’s move from being an upstream oil and gas company to becoming a broad ... Read More »

Start of production for new BMW 8 Series Coupé at BMW Group Plant Dingolfing

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A large number of digital innovations have also been integrated into the production process, including self-driving transport systems and smart devices. Dr. Andreas Wendt, head of BMW Group Plant Dingolfing: “As the plant that builds the BMW 7 Series sedans, BMW Group Plant Dingolfing has outstanding expertise in producing vehicles for the luxury segment. We are optimally prepared for production of the new BMW 8 Series Coupé. I am sure our customers around the world will love this luxury sportscar.” Stefan Schmid, chairman of the Works Co... Read More »

DHL Global Trade Barometer continues to rise

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According to the GTB methodology, an index value above 50 signals a positive growth forecast. The increase is notable because the data on which the Global Trade Barometer is based show no impact of the current increase in international trade disputes. The rise in the overall index was primarily driven by a slight increase for containerized ocean freight, which has now reached an index value of 64 points. The index for global air trade remained unchanged at 70 points. Geography-wise, the global improvement was mainly driven by more optimistic... Read More »

Vadim Blaustein: Introduction to Launching an ICO

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Please describe in short what the ICO is. Vadim Blaustein: ICO stands for Initial Coin Offering, it is an innovative crowdfunding tool that allows selling tokens (cryptocurrency) to interested buyers in exchange for funds that are used to finance the project, or fund a research, or support another attractive business model. How relevant are ICOs today? Vadim Blaustein: Extraordinarily. In 2017 ICOs have shown tremendous growth, and the ICO market raised over 3.5 billion USD. The month of September was a success in itself when 800 milli... Read More »

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