According to the survey by Emergent Research and Intuit that spanned 2,276 adults of 18 y.o. and older, the on-demand labour market in the U.S. will grow from 3.2 million now to 7.6 million in a 5-year time, demonstrating a 18.5% year-by-year growth.
Despite the fact that the market capitalization of the global Top 100 Companies has risen by 8% from 2014 (to $16,245 trn as PwC calculated), their perception by the main stakeholders has not been significantly more positive.
The Danish toy maker is expected to create a sustainable alternative to plastic and raw materials.
‘The Brand Value Growth Matrix’ by The Partners, Lambie-Nairn, and Millward Brown shows that branding is a better investment for businesses than advertising in the long term, if marketing budget is limited.
$900.8 billion worth, showing +24% growth in brand value, the technology category is headed by Apple ($246.9 billion, + 67%), Google ($173.6 billion, +9%) and Microsoft ($115.5 billion, + 28%).
The list is dominated by the technology companies (15), while FMCG and automotive combined have just 13 positions.
The company has entered an agreement with the California-based bio-engineering startup Organovo specializing in 3D-printing of bio materials, particularly, human tissues, to automate and speed up the skin samples production.
While Hungarian customers enjoy a newly launched bag/tray, the company's global management is to restructure the business and revise priorities.