Managed Stories

  • Carnival Corporation comes out for same-sex marriages in Bermuda

    Carnival Corporation comes out for same-sex marriages in Bermuda

  • Viasat to use Wi-Fi hotspots to bring all of Mexico online

    Viasat to use Wi-Fi hotspots to bring all of Mexico online

  • Eurofins Scientific pushes further into domestic market

    Eurofins Scientific pushes further into domestic market

  • Assa Abloy introduces “Intelligent Keys” certification program

    Assa Abloy introduces “Intelligent Keys” certification program

  • Just Eat electric fleet is ready to go at a discounted price

    Just Eat electric fleet is ready to go at a discounted price

  • Givaudan sees “good start” to the year, despite slight sales miss

    Givaudan sees “good start” to the year, despite slight sales miss

  • WeChat passes the 1 billion-user mark – but it might not monetize them through advertising

    WeChat passes the 1 billion-user mark – but it might not monetize them through advertising

  • Alphabet becomes biggest renewable energy buyer in U.S.

    Alphabet becomes biggest renewable energy buyer in U.S.

  • Eurofins Scientific joins United Natural Products Alliance

    Eurofins Scientific joins United Natural Products Alliance

  • Delphi looks to capitalize on new technology with increased specialisation

    Delphi looks to capitalize on new technology with increased specialisation

  • Domino’s looks to innovate pizza buying with… video games?

    Domino’s looks to innovate pizza buying with… video games?

  • Beijing Enterprises Water Group reports 22% rise in revenue for 2017

    Beijing Enterprises Water Group reports 22% rise in revenue for 2017

  • GSK buys out Novartis for $13 billion

    GSK buys out Novartis for $13 billion

  • Just Eat puts planet first with plastic-cutting initiative

    Just Eat puts planet first with plastic-cutting initiative

  • GlaxoSmithKline boss rewarded by shareholders for sticking to her guns

    GlaxoSmithKline boss rewarded by shareholders for sticking to her guns

  • First pedestrian fatality highlights danger of self-driving vehicles

    First pedestrian fatality highlights danger of self-driving vehicles

  • Xylem: world needs more water info!

    Xylem: world needs more water info!

  • GlaxoSmithKline and CVS sign deal to bring Shingles vaccine to “thousands of pharmacies”

    GlaxoSmithKline and CVS sign deal to bring Shingles vaccine to “thousands of pharmacies”

  • Pew Research Center: Millennials more diverse, better educated, more women in workforce

    Pew Research Center: Millennials more diverse, better educated, more women in workforce

  • Hexagon moves to capture civil construction industry with AGTEK acquisition

    Hexagon moves to capture civil construction industry with AGTEK acquisition

  • Wolters Kluwer Health announces Firecracker acquisition

    Wolters Kluwer Health announces Firecracker acquisition

  • GoDaddy takes home “exceptional customer service” award seven years in a row!

    GoDaddy takes home “exceptional customer service” award seven years in a row!

  • Givaudan brings food to fragrances

    Givaudan brings food to fragrances

  • Baird see Domino’s Pizza outperforming in 2018

    Baird see Domino’s Pizza outperforming in 2018

  • Xylem expands Indian operations with new tech center in Bengaluru

    Xylem expands Indian operations with new tech center in Bengaluru

  • GlaxoSmithKline scores a hit in the battle against HIV, tuberculosis

    GlaxoSmithKline scores a hit in the battle against HIV, tuberculosis

  • Eurofins beats own target, continues on impressive trajectory

    Eurofins beats own target, continues on impressive trajectory

  • Compass Group UK launches barista academy to increase coffee quality

    Compass Group UK launches barista academy to increase coffee quality

  • Can China rule the roads of the future?

    Can China rule the roads of the future?

  • Kion sees strong results – share price jumps

    Kion sees strong results – share price jumps

  • Is Sanofi planning to extend its 2018 buying spree?

    Is Sanofi planning to extend its 2018 buying spree?

  • Eurofins becomes Irish market leader in environment testing services

    Eurofins becomes Irish market leader in environment testing services

  • Is GrubHub paving the way for restaurant technology?

    Is GrubHub paving the way for restaurant technology?

  • Beat on earnings and takeover speculation sends Domino’s higher

    Beat on earnings and takeover speculation sends Domino’s higher

  • Assa Abloy reduces power usage on new Magnalock by 80%

    Assa Abloy reduces power usage on new Magnalock by 80%

  • Xylem tech used to transform yacht into floating laboratory

    Xylem tech used to transform yacht into floating laboratory

  • GoDaddy’s latest ad features an unlikely brand spokesperson

    GoDaddy’s latest ad features an unlikely brand spokesperson

  • Givaudan sees consumption in 2018 being driven by 7 trends

    Givaudan sees consumption in 2018 being driven by 7 trends

  • Cognex reports record-breaking 2017

    Cognex reports record-breaking 2017

  • Facebook: in with the old and out with the new?

    Facebook: in with the old and out with the new?

  • GSK expects “mid to high single-digit growth” to 2020

    GSK expects “mid to high single-digit growth” to 2020

  • Viasat hits revenue record for first 9 months of year

    Viasat hits revenue record for first 9 months of year

  • HungryHouse tells customers: change is coming

    HungryHouse tells customers: change is coming

  • Cognizant beats expectations thanks to high-spending healthcare clients

    Cognizant beats expectations thanks to high-spending healthcare clients

  • Compass Group shares jump 5% on back of strong first quarter

    Compass Group shares jump 5% on back of strong first quarter

  • Assa Abloy: faster growth will come from smart locks

    Assa Abloy: faster growth will come from smart locks

  • Hexagon smashes analysts’ expectations in fourth quarter

    Hexagon smashes analysts’ expectations in fourth quarter

  • Aptiv races into pole position with full year earnings for 2017

    Aptiv races into pole position with full year earnings for 2017

  • Assa Abloy’s Attack Resistant Openings win design award

    Assa Abloy’s Attack Resistant Openings win design award

  • A. O. Smith sees record sales for 2017, tops earnings estimate in fourth quarter

    A. O. Smith sees record sales for 2017, tops earnings estimate in fourth quarter

Latest Managed Stories

  • Carnival Corporation comes out for same-sex marriages in Bermuda

    Carnival Corporation comes out for same-sex marriages in Bermuda

    Managed, Wednesday, 18 April 2018

    Bermuda’s government became the first to reverse the legalization of gay marriage in February, when the Domestic Partnership Act was signed into law. It bans same-sex marriage, while allowing same-sex couples similar rights to those of married people under ...
  • Viasat to use Wi-Fi hotspots to bring all of Mexico online

    Viasat to use Wi-Fi hotspots to bring all of Mexico online

    Managed, Wednesday, 18 April 2018

    Satellite internet company Viasat will use its “Community Wi-Fi” program to bridge a digital divide in Mexico, offering affordable Wi-Fi hotspots all around the country. This service will function even in places where Wi-Fi has traditionally been ...
  • Eurofins Scientific pushes further into domestic market

    Eurofins Scientific pushes further into domestic market

    Managed, Tuesday, 17 April 2018

    Leading laboratory group Eurofins Scientific has been using acquisitions to grow market share worldwide for years. But it’s not averse to applying the same strategy to its domestic market in France. The company recently announced that it has acquired Protec ...
  • Assa Abloy introduces “Intelligent Keys” certification program

    Assa Abloy introduces “Intelligent Keys” certification program

    Managed, Monday, 16 April 2018

    The world’s biggest lock maker, Assa Abloy, is introducing a new “Intelligent Keys” certification program as it pushes further into connectivity, a trend it says will revolutionise the security market. The company’s Intelligent Key Solutions ...
  • Just Eat electric fleet is ready to go at a discounted price

    Just Eat electric fleet is ready to go at a discounted price

    Managed, Friday, 13 April 2018

    Food order and takeaway specialist Just Eat is mobilizing a fleet of electric scooters, which it will offer (along with “green energy”) to independent restaurants at a cut-price. The “significant discounts” offered to partner restaurants is a ...
  • Givaudan sees “good start” to the year, despite slight sales miss

    Givaudan sees “good start” to the year, despite slight sales miss

    Managed, Wednesday, 11 April 2018

    Flavour and fragrance giant Givaudan, which is behind many of the scents and tastes we encounter on a daily basis, reported its first quarter results for 2018. The results were exclusively positive and, according to the company, constitute a “good start” ...
  • WeChat passes the 1 billion-user mark – but it might not monetize them through advertising

    WeChat passes the 1 billion-user mark – but it might not monetize them through advertising

    Managed, Tuesday, 10 April 2018

    Popular Chinese messenger app WeChat has officially passed the 1 billion-user mark. It’s done it faster than Facebook, and has incredible engagement rates (the average WeChat user spends four hours a day on its app) – but parent company Tencent might ...
  • Alphabet becomes biggest renewable energy buyer in U.S.

    Alphabet becomes biggest renewable energy buyer in U.S.

    Managed, Monday, 09 April 2018

    Internet giant Alphabet, the company behind Google, YouTube, and others, has become the U.S.’s biggest corporate buyer of renewable energy. Last year, the company bought enough to power all of its data centers and global operations – a move which ...
  • Eurofins Scientific joins United Natural Products Alliance

    Eurofins Scientific joins United Natural Products Alliance

    Managed, Friday, 06 April 2018

    Global laboratory group Eurofins Scientific has used a powerful acquisition strategy to increase its networks massively in recent years. Now, the company is increasing its networking capabilities again, albeit via a different route: by joining the United Natural ...
  • Delphi looks to capitalize on new technology with increased specialisation

    Delphi looks to capitalize on new technology with increased specialisation

    Managed, Thursday, 05 April 2018

    Delphi Automotive was the world’s 11th largest automotive supplier, but late last year, it realised the danger of being a generalist in an increasingly specialised world. As a result, it divided into two: Aptiv, focusing on connectivity, smart vehicle ...
  • Domino’s looks to innovate pizza buying with… video games?

    Domino’s looks to innovate pizza buying with… video games?

    Managed, Wednesday, 04 April 2018

    Do you love pizza and video games? Well, according to Domino’s Pizza, lots of people do – and the company’s betting that offering the two together will result in a bigger slice of the action. The fast food giant has created a new mobile ...
  • Beijing Enterprises Water Group reports 22% rise in revenue for 2017

    Beijing Enterprises Water Group reports 22% rise in revenue for 2017

    Managed, Tuesday, 03 April 2018

    Beijing Enterprises Water Group Limited (BEW) reported full year financial results for 2017 last week, demonstrating a strong underlying business. The company said that revenue rose by 22%, year on year, to HK$21,192.4 million. The good news continued, with positive ...
  • GSK buys out Novartis for $13 billion

    GSK buys out Novartis for $13 billion

    Managed, Thursday, 29 March 2018

    Pharmaceutical giant GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) has agreed to buy out Novartis’ stake in their joint venture, which includes Panadol pain relief, Theraflu cold remedies, and Sensodyne toothpaste. It’s a reflection of the two companies’ differing focuses ...
  • Just Eat puts planet first with plastic-cutting initiative

    Just Eat puts planet first with plastic-cutting initiative

    Managed, Wednesday, 28 March 2018

    Food order and delivery service Just Eat – one of the biggest names in the competitive UK market – is doubling down on its commitment to more sustainable practices in the restaurant industry. The company is introducing a “short, medium, and ...
  • GlaxoSmithKline boss rewarded by shareholders for sticking to her guns

    GlaxoSmithKline boss rewarded by shareholders for sticking to her guns

    Managed, Tuesday, 27 March 2018

    Pharmaceutical giant GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) has pulled out of the auction for Pfizer’s consumer health business. The company’s CEO Emma Walmsley turned her back on a deal that could have cost as much as $20 billion, demonstrating a willingness to stick to ...
  • First pedestrian fatality highlights danger of self-driving vehicles

    First pedestrian fatality highlights danger of self-driving vehicles

    Managed, Friday, 23 March 2018

    March saw the tragic first occasion of a pedestrian killed by an autonomous vehicle. A woman stepped out suddenly in front of an Uber self-driving car, and was mown down. Arizona, Tempe, police chief Sylvia Moir told the press that: “it’s very clear it ...
  • Xylem: world needs more water info!

    Xylem: world needs more water info!

    Managed, Friday, 23 March 2018

    New research from global water technology company Xylem Inc. paints a worrying picture: while we live in a world of Big Data, the information we’re gathering about our water usage is diminishing. Of course, water itself is also diminishing in the face of ...
  • GlaxoSmithKline and CVS sign deal to bring Shingles vaccine to “thousands of pharmacies”

    GlaxoSmithKline and CVS sign deal to bring Shingles vaccine to “thousands of pharmacies”

    Managed, Wednesday, 21 March 2018

    GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) thinks that Shingrix, its new Shingles vaccine, is a growth booster. At least, that is the message that CEO Emma Walmsley has been pushing, naming it as one of the group’s best bets for expansion. That looks increasingly probable this ...
  • Pew Research Center: Millennials more diverse, better educated, more women in workforce

    Pew Research Center: Millennials more diverse, better educated, more women in workforce

    Managed, Tuesday, 20 March 2018

    A new paper from the Pew Research Center outlines some of the differences between Millennials (21 – 36) and the generations that preceded them: Gen X (35 – 52), Boomers (53 – 71), and the Silent Generation (72 – 89) in the U.S. Millennials ...
  • Hexagon moves to capture civil construction industry with AGTEK acquisition

    Hexagon moves to capture civil construction industry with AGTEK acquisition

    Managed, Monday, 19 March 2018

    Hexagon AB, a market leader in logistics and information technology solutions for industry, has made a forceful play to capture the civil construction industry with the acquisition of AGTEK. The leading US firm is a software specialist that supplies “planning ...
  • Wolters Kluwer Health announces Firecracker acquisition

    Wolters Kluwer Health announces Firecracker acquisition

    Managed, Friday, 16 March 2018

    Earlier this month, global information, services, and software, company Wolters Kluwer announced that its Health division would be acquiring Firecracker. The latter company describes itself as “an adaptive learning, assessment, and study-planning solution used ...
  • GoDaddy takes home “exceptional customer service” award seven years in a row!

    GoDaddy takes home “exceptional customer service” award seven years in a row!

    Managed, Thursday, 15 March 2018

    GoDaddy is the world’s largest cloud platform dedicated to servicing “small independent ventures” - and if the Stevie Awards are anything to go by, it’s also the best. The Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service are considered the ...
  • Givaudan brings food to fragrances

    Givaudan brings food to fragrances

    Managed, Wednesday, 14 March 2018

    Givaudan’s new fragrance collection, Delight, will bring a new concept in fragrances to market: the use of food inspired scents developed in tandem with the company’s flavourists. It’s novel in two ways: first, it involves cross-functionality ...
  • Baird see Domino’s Pizza outperforming in 2018

    Baird see Domino’s Pizza outperforming in 2018

    Managed, Tuesday, 13 March 2018

    Domino’s Pizza, the world leading pizza takeaway and delivery service, is primed to outperform its competitors. This is the view of Wall Street firm Baird, which recently issued a note to investors talking up the company’s long-term prospects. ...
  • Xylem expands Indian operations with new tech center in Bengaluru

    Xylem expands Indian operations with new tech center in Bengaluru

    Managed, Tuesday, 13 March 2018

    Global water technology company Xylem Inc. is expanding its operations in India with the creation of a dedicated India technology and customer experience center in Bengaluru. The center, which opened last week, will be followed by a similar technology hub in ...
  • GlaxoSmithKline scores a hit in the battle against HIV, tuberculosis

    GlaxoSmithKline scores a hit in the battle against HIV, tuberculosis

    Managed, Monday, 12 March 2018

    Pharmaceutical giant GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) said last Monday that it was making strides in the fight against HIV and tuberculosis. Its majority-owned healthcare joint venture ViiV recently reported interim results from a study, giving medical specialists reason for ...
  • Eurofins beats own target, continues on impressive trajectory

    Eurofins beats own target, continues on impressive trajectory

    Managed, Thursday, 08 March 2018

    Eurofins Scientific, the world-leading laboratory group that services the pharmaceutical, food and water testing, and environmental, industries, has reported strong results for 2017, beating its own predictions. The company has been growing consistently for years, ...
  • Compass Group UK launches barista academy to increase coffee quality

    Compass Group UK launches barista academy to increase coffee quality

    Managed, Wednesday, 07 March 2018

    Compass Group UK is launching its first barista academy to raise the quality of its coffee. Aspirants can apply to earn a “coffee diploma” and the accompanying title of master barista by displaying “a focus on technical skill, consistency, and ...
  • Can China rule the roads of the future?

    Can China rule the roads of the future?

    Managed, Monday, 05 March 2018

    If you want to see the trend towards electrification in full swing, you only have to go to China. The country is rushing to embrace what it sees as the car of the future – a greener, smarter, vehicle that is more efficient. Sales of electric cars in China are ...
  • Kion sees strong results – share price jumps

    Kion sees strong results – share price jumps

    Managed, Monday, 05 March 2018

    German logistics company Kion saw its share price jump by 5% last Thursday on the back of strong quarterly and full-year earnings results. The group saw a 26% rise in operating profit, year n year, driven by greater demand for their forklift trucks and automated ...
  • Is Sanofi planning to extend its 2018 buying spree?

    Is Sanofi planning to extend its 2018 buying spree?

    Managed, Thursday, 01 March 2018

    In the first few months of 2018, French pharmaceutical giant Sanofi has been splashing the cash. First the company closed a deal to purchase American “haemphilia protein therapy-focused” drug maker Bioverativ for a modest $11.6 billion. Then, just a week ...
  • Eurofins becomes Irish market leader in environment testing services

    Eurofins becomes Irish market leader in environment testing services

    Managed, Wednesday, 28 February 2018

    Eurofins Scientific, the global laboratory group that services the food and pharmaceutical industries amongst others, has recently become the Irish market leader in environmental testing services. The company acquired City Analysts Ltd. (“City”), which ...
  • Is GrubHub paving the way for restaurant technology?

    Is GrubHub paving the way for restaurant technology?

    Managed, Monday, 26 February 2018

    In February, GrubHub’s share price soared as news broke that it had signed an agreement to partner with fast food giants Taco Bell and Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC). Investors are right to be excited – the deal will see GrubHub getting sudden entry into ...
  • Beat on earnings and takeover speculation sends Domino’s higher

    Beat on earnings and takeover speculation sends Domino’s higher

    Managed, Friday, 23 February 2018

    Domino’s Pizza delivered a buy-one-get-one-free treat to investors this week, beating the Street on profit expectations for its last quarter amid speculations that it’s an acquisition target. Domino’s share price – which has had an impressive ...
  • Assa Abloy reduces power usage on new Magnalock by 80%

    Assa Abloy reduces power usage on new Magnalock by 80%

    Managed, Friday, 23 February 2018

    Assa Abloy, the world’s biggest lock maker, has a reputation for keeping its customers safe. Now, it wants to look after the planet too. The company’s latest innovation, the Securitron M680E Series Magnalock (an electric lock from its Electronic Security ...
  • Xylem tech used to transform yacht into floating laboratory

    Xylem tech used to transform yacht into floating laboratory

    Managed, Thursday, 22 February 2018

    Global water technology company Xylem Inc. has a very simple motto: “Lets Solve Water” – and it takes it very seriously. As a result, aside from the type of installations you might expect – water desalination plants, pipe leakage monitors, ...
  • GoDaddy’s latest ad features an unlikely brand spokesperson

    GoDaddy’s latest ad features an unlikely brand spokesperson

    Managed, Wednesday, 21 February 2018

    Who seems like the least likely person to build their own website? If you – like domain hosting giant GoDaddy – are Australian, you may well be thinking about Australian celebrity Ray Meagher. Meagher is known to audiences worldwide as Alf Stewart, ...
  • Givaudan sees consumption in 2018 being driven by 7 trends

    Givaudan sees consumption in 2018 being driven by 7 trends

    Managed, Tuesday, 20 February 2018

    Scent and flavor market leader Givaudan is the name behind many of our most recognizable tastes and fragrances, supplying an enormous proportion of the consumer food, cleaning, and perfume industries – amongst many others. The company has recently completed a ...
  • Cognex reports record-breaking 2017

    Cognex reports record-breaking 2017

    Managed, Monday, 19 February 2018

    American machine vision system, software, and sensor manufacturer Cognex released full-year earnings for 2017 at the end of last week. Investors should like what they read: the company set new records on revenue, net income, and earnings per share “all from ...
  • Facebook: in with the old and out with the new?

    Facebook: in with the old and out with the new?

    Managed, Thursday, 15 February 2018

    Social media is often described as a playground for the youthful. A new report from research firm eMarketer casts doubt on that, however, saying that Facebook is losing younger users and adding them in the over-55 category. The report claims that 2.2 million people ...
  • GSK expects “mid to high single-digit growth” to 2020

    GSK expects “mid to high single-digit growth” to 2020

    Managed, Thursday, 15 February 2018

    Emma Walmsley, CEO of pharmaceutical giant GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), is “increasingly confident” that new products will help the business deliver “mid to high single-digit growth” in the years to 2020. The announcement comes as she reaffirms the ...
  • Viasat hits revenue record for first 9 months of year

    Viasat hits revenue record for first 9 months of year

    Managed, Wednesday, 14 February 2018

    Global communications company Viasat, which use satellite technology to supply high quality wifi internet connections around the world, reported third quarter earnings for fiscal 2018 last week. The company said third-quarter revenue totaled $381.8 million, which ...
  • HungryHouse tells customers: change is coming

    HungryHouse tells customers: change is coming

    Managed, Tuesday, 13 February 2018

    Well, it’s finally happening: Just Eat and Hungry House have combined to become a powerful new force in the UK’s take-away food ordering market. Three months ago, UK regulator the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) ruled that a merger (worth ...
  • Cognizant beats expectations thanks to high-spending healthcare clients

    Cognizant beats expectations thanks to high-spending healthcare clients

    Managed, Monday, 12 February 2018

    Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp beat expectations in the fourth quarter, delivering more revenue and higher earnings than analysts had predicted. The driving force behind this outperformance? Increased spending from healthcare and financial clients on ...
  • Compass Group shares jump 5% on back of strong first quarter

    Compass Group shares jump 5% on back of strong first quarter

    Managed, Monday, 12 February 2018

    The world’s largest catering company, Compass Group, which provides services to public bodies (like the British National Health Service) as well as private companies, reported first quarter earnings for 2018 last week. The company said that revenue rose by ...
  • Assa Abloy: faster growth will come from smart locks

    Assa Abloy: faster growth will come from smart locks

    Managed, Friday, 09 February 2018

    The world’s largest lock maker released fourth quarter earnings for 2017 this week, beating analysts’ expectations on profit and painting a clear picture for the future of the industry. Assa Abloy said it saw organic growth through the quarter of 5% - ...
  • Hexagon smashes analysts’ expectations in fourth quarter

    Hexagon smashes analysts’ expectations in fourth quarter

    Managed, Friday, 09 February 2018

    Swedish measurement technology firm Hexagon reported positive earnings this week, beating out analysts’ expectations for its fourth quarter significantly. The company has also seen good news come from the courts this month, as CEO Ola Rollen was acquitted of ...
  • Aptiv races into pole position with full year earnings for 2017

    Aptiv races into pole position with full year earnings for 2017

    Managed, Thursday, 08 February 2018

    Aptiv, the automotive parts technology company focused on the trends driving the industry into the future, reported earnings for full year 2017 this month, blowing its own guidance out of the water. The company saw its revenue rise by 5% from the previous year to ...
  • Assa Abloy’s Attack Resistant Openings win design award

    Assa Abloy’s Attack Resistant Openings win design award

    Managed, Thursday, 08 February 2018

    Assa Abloy, the global market leader in physical security solutions including a range of doors, locks, safes, and more, is no stranger to industry awards. And now, it can add another to its list of successes. The Chicago Athenaeum Museum of Architecture and Design, ...
  • A. O. Smith sees record sales for 2017, tops earnings estimate in fourth quarter

    A. O. Smith sees record sales for 2017, tops earnings estimate in fourth quarter

    Managed, Wednesday, 07 February 2018

    A. O. Smith Corporation, North America’s largest manufacturer and supplier of residential and commercial water heaters, posted record results at the end of January. The company reported earnings per share of 60¢ for the fourth quarter of 2017, beating out ...