Recent research by accountancy and business advisory firm BDO, revealed issues such as a “lack of high-quality acquisition targets (34%), “access to finance” (29%) and “pricing expectation of vendors” (26%) are more concerning to media brands than Brexit is when it comes to mergers & acquisitions.
As streaming services such as Netflix, Hulu and Amazon are now both ubiquitous and the preferred means of entertainment consumption for many people, the formula of the weekly television episode has become increasingly obsolete.
Ikea has super-sized one of its bath toys and placed it in the River Thames. The automated toys are collecting river jetsam in southeast London to promote sustainability and follows a number of initiatives by the furniture giant to reform its environmental image.
Racepoint Global chairman and CEO Larry Weber is a global expert on marketing services and public relations, with a decades-long career in digital technologies under his belt. In an interview, Weber discusses changes in the PR industry and the importance of purpose for the businesses of today.
French multinational insurance company AXA is a firm supporter of genetic research. To demonstrate its commitment to the field, the company has released a series of videos on the importance of genetics for longer, healthier lives.
For Disney, 2018 was the year of the mouse. To celebrate the world-famous animation icon and his 90th birthday, the company launched this week an interactive 360-degrees VR game to be found on their website.