‘Amazon is a threat’ but Ikea’s digital chief says she has a plan

Around the equal time as Barbara Martin Coppola joined Ikea Group as its Chief Digital Officer in April 2018, the organizationintroduced a transformation of its enterprise model. The world’s largestfixtures retailer used to befacing a problem: it hadn’t been keeping up with the digital world. Customers had been no longer definitely completely happy to drive to its out-of-town shops to purchase flat-pack furniture, and it was once at a pointthe place it used to be “less enterprise as standard than we have experienced in the past,” chief govt Jesper Brodin informed the FT in […]

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Zoom, one of the most anticipated tech IPOs of the year, has one key profit driver: engineers in China

Unlike most tech corporations making ready to go public, video-conferencing startup Zoom is profitable. One key driver of Zoom’s profitability: a large engineering group in China, wherecommon tech earnings is exceedinglydecrease than in the U.S. Zoom’s massive R&D presence in China, which is probably made less difficultwith the aid of CEO Eric Yuan’s Chinese background, is turning out to be a majorcost saver for the video-conference software program maker — and reflects an more and morepopularapproachamongst fast-growth tech companies. Zoom disclosed in […]

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