Girls and the Next Generation

Girls and the Next Generation

By Jacqui Canney, Executive Vice President, Global People This International Women’s Day at Walmart, we’re celebrating the contributions of women and reflecting on how to provide even more opportunity for them – whether that’s for our own associates, for women and girls in our communities or for women across our supply chain. Walmart: A Place Where Women […]

Continuous Testing Report

Continuous Testing Report

Paris, March 11, 2019 – Capgemini and Sogeti, part of the Capgemini Group, today released a new report on Continuous Testing, in collaboration with Broadcom Inc.’s Enterprise Software Division. According to the report, the practice of Continuous Testing – the process of fast and efficient validation of software releases in agile developments through highly automated tests – is gaining ground […]

Brexit End-Game Scenarios Update

Brexit End-Game Scenarios Update

With less than a month to go until the scheduled Brexit date of 29th March 2019, the conditions under which the UK will exit the EU remain highly uncertain. The options range from leaving the EU without a deal, to staying in the EU. The UK’s decision to leave the EU has already taken a […]

GOODBYE GIN, VERMOUTH IS THE NEW KID IN TOWN

GOODBYE GIN, VERMOUTH IS THE NEW KID IN TOWN

Vermouth is an aromatised wine (not a spirit as some drinkers assume) that uses herbs, barks, roots and spices to create aromatic flavour profiles. It has all of gin’s advantages and more, but is less widely known, understood and appreciated. This is likely to change in the next few years as early-adopters seek to move […]

THE EVOLUTION OF MARKETING TO WOMEN

THE EVOLUTION OF MARKETING TO WOMEN

To celebrate International Women’s Day, we asked three analysts from our global offices to examine how new product launches, positionings and marketing to women have evolved over the past 10 years in the categories they cover. Drinks: Supporting Women’s Empowerment Women are important to the alcohol industry, as the brands that have shown the greatest […]

Walmart Foundation Announce a Commitment of $50,000

Walmart Foundation Announce a Commitment of $50,000

Walmart and the Walmart Foundation commit cash and in-kind product donations to assist organizations with recovery and relief services BENTONVILLE, Ark., March 7, 2019 – In response to the multiple tornadoes that have impacted Alabama and Georgia, Walmart and the Walmart Foundation have committed to provide $50,000 in support through cash and product donations. The […]

Tesco moves to Rainforest Alliance Certified™ cocoa for own brand chocolate

Tesco moves to Rainforest Alliance Certified™ cocoa for own brand chocolate

Initiative sees 100% of cocoa for Tesco own brand products sourced from sustainable sources. Tesco has announced that the cocoa sourced for its own brand chocolate, including its Easter Eggs, now comes from sustainably managed farms and is sourced as Rainforest Alliance Certified™*. The Rainforest Alliance is committed to supporting cocoa-growing communities, helping increase farmer […]

Green-minded Brits create record demand for vegan eco-cleaning products

Green-minded Brits create record demand for vegan eco-cleaning products

Veganism isn’t the only way that Brits are becoming increasingly eco-conscious – demand for vegan household cleaning products are at a record high. In the last year demand for eco-cleaning products, that are environmentally-friendly and not been tested on animals, has rocketed with Tesco seeing more than an 80 per cent rise in sales. Besides […]