17 Global Brands That Lured 1 Billion Customers Each Last Year

In the fast-paced world of consumer products there is only a virtual handful of brands that capture massive market penetration and consumer purchasing. Here at 17 products that lead all others......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstMay 16th, 2018

PepsiCo, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEP) to buy SodaStream for $3.2 billion

PepsiCo, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEP) to buy SodaStream for $3.2 billion PepsiCo, Inc. (NYSE:PEP) owns a slew of massive product brands that are household names at a global scale. In fact, it’s got 22 differ.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnews18 hr. 34 min. ago

Global DRAM sales to top US$100 billion in 2018, says IC Insights

The DRAM market is expected to be the largest of all IC product categories in 2018, repeating the ranking it held last year, according to IC Insights......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesAug 17th, 2018

Marijuana Company Shares Plans for $4 Billion Investment By Corona-Maker Constellation

"This is rocket fuel," said Canopy CEO Bruce Linton Corona beer-maker Constellation Brands will pay more than C$5 billion, or about $4 billion, to increase its stake in global medical cannabis company Canopy in .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneAug 17th, 2018

Corona Brewer Bets $4 Billion on Cannabis Startup

Corona brewer Constellation Brands is investing $4 billion into Canadian marijuana grower Canopy Growth, one of the biggest corporate wagers on the potential global market for cannabis-infused drinks and other products......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjAug 15th, 2018

Global chip sales rise to quarterly record of $117.9 billion

Worldwide chip sales reached a record high in the second quarter, surging more than 20% from a year ago, the Semiconductor Industry Association said late Friday. In the second quarter, global sales rose 20.5% to $117.9 billion, or 6% se.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 3rd, 2018

Top of the List: Largest Ohio-linked mergers and acquisitions of the year

The top 25 Ohio-linked mergers and acquisitions rang up a cool $38.29 billion in 2017. Included in our list were deals where the target, buyer or seller were Ohio-based, including iconic brands, energy.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 27th, 2018

Global image sensor shipments to top US$15 billion in 2020, says Digitimes Research

Global shipments of CMOS as well as CCD image sensors will exceed US$15 billion in value in 2020, Digitimes Research estimates. The shipment value increased by over 15% on year to US$12.2 billion in 2017......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesJul 4th, 2018

Scottsdale becomes HQ for merged transportation tech companies

Both companies have a global reach and manage over $10 billion in logistics spending for more than 300 enterprise customers......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 2nd, 2018

Constellation Sees Rising Beer Sales, but Costs Hurt Margins

Beer sales at the company rose 11% from the comparable quarter a year ago to $1.38 billion in Constellation’s latest quarter, helped by brands like Corona and Modelo......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJun 29th, 2018

Google, Facebook Propel Jump in Global Ad-Spending Forecast

Magna, a division of Interpublic Group, predicts global ad revenue will increase 6.4% to $551 billion this year, up from an earlier projection of 5.2% growth......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJun 18th, 2018

Cboe Global May ADV Soft, Global FX Matched Solid, Shares Up

Cboe Global's (CBOE) reports total contracts of 152.9 million for May, a decrease of 5.3% year over year. However, Global FX Matched improves 45.3% to nearly $40.9 billion. Cboe Global Markets, Inc. C.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytJun 8th, 2018

Global semiconductor equipment billings reach record US$17 billion in 1Q18, says SEMI

Worldwide semiconductor manufacturing equipment billings came to US$17 billion in the first quarter of 2018, up 12% sequentially and 30% on year, and hitting a record high, according to SEMI......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesJun 5th, 2018

Global 2017 smartphone AP market drops while growth resumes in tablet AP sector, says Strategy Analytics

The global smartphone applications processor (AP) market declined 5% on year to US$20.2 billion in 2017, while the tablet AP market grew 3% to US$2 billion, according to Strategy Analytics......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesMay 31st, 2018

Sun Country to invest $20M in refurbishing planes, changing seat configurations

Sun Country Airlines will refurbish the interiors of its planes and eliminate first class, the carrier said in an email to customers Wednesday. The airline, which was sold to affiliates of private equity firm Apollo Global Management last year, said.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 23rd, 2018

Argentina"s Mystery Rescuer Revealed

Franklin Templeton's $38 billion Global Bond Fund is suffering from its weakest start to a year since 2005, trading at it lowest price since January 2017 amid a slump in local debt of Brazil, Mexico, and Argentina - three of its bigg.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMay 16th, 2018

Global Ad Spending to Top $628 Billion in 2018

Research firm eMarketer has forecast that global advertising spending this year will exceed $628 billion. Spending on digital advertising will account for nearly 44% of all ad dollars spent in 2018......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstMay 7th, 2018

Which beer is loved most by consumers? 26 most popular U.S. beer brands

Beer and related businesses were over $350 billion on the U.S. economy in 2016 and consumers drank more than 208 million barrels of beer last year. Here's a list of beers loved the most by Americans.         .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMay 3rd, 2018

Netflix to raise $1.5B in debt to produce more original content

Netflix Inc. said Monday it will raise $1.5 billion in debt, marking the second time in less than a year the company is raising debt financing to fund expansion. The company will use the financing to fund original content to grow its global subscriber.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 23rd, 2018

Semiconductors used in electronics post solid growth in 1Q18, says IHS

Global semiconductor revenues derived from chip usage in electronic equipment and devices amounted to US$111.4 billion at the end of first-quarter 2018, up a significant 17% from US$95.2 billion during the same quarter a year ago, according to IHS Markit......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesApr 19th, 2018

Unilever announces share buyback, dividend boost

Unilever, the consumer goods multinational whose brands include Dove, Knorr and Ben & Jerry's, says it is planning a share buyback worth up to 6 billion euros ($7.4 billion) later this year......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 19th, 2018