Highly Accomplished Investment Banker and Entrepreneur Fatine Layt to Head LionTree Paris 19/01/2017 — NEW YORK & PARIS — (BUSINESS WIRE) LionTree LLC (“the Firm”), a global investment and merchant […]
Partnership Accelerates Pizza Hut Growth in Europe 17/08/2016 — PARIS — (BUSINESS WIRE) Pizza Hut, a division of Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM) and the world’s largest pizza restaurant company, […]
GOOGLE, AMAZON AND SAMSUNG TOP LIST OF THE WORLD’S MOST DYNAMIC BRANDS Existing brand equity measures are outdated for the new world IPG Mediabrands, in partnership with The Wharton School […]
Edmond de Rothschild Investment Partners led the Series B financing alongside existing investors Sofinnova Partners and InnoBio. Large Venture also participated in the operation. Funds will drive a confirmatory phase […]
18/03/2016 — LES ULIS, France & NEW ORLEANS — (BUSINESS WIRE) LFB American Plasma LLC, an LFB Group company, and ImmunoTek BioCenters LLC, announce an agreement on the supply of […]
22/02/2016 — LES ULIS, France — (BUSINESS WIRE) LFB SA announces it has obtained the first three European marketing authorisations for its human fibrinogen, in Germany, Denmark and Hungary, via […]
The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU), a leader in global payment services, today announced the launch of new transactional websites in Bulgaria, Croatia, Romania and Slovenia. With these new introductions, Western Union now has online transactional services in 33 countries, enabling consumers to send money to more than 200 countries and territories. “Western Union continues to expand its online transactional network worldwide,” said Khalid Fellahi, senior vice president and general manager, Western Union. “From this foundation, we believe we are very competitive, offering a strong value proposition and a global scale.”
Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) and Wilmar International Limited (SGX: F34) announced today that they have entered into an agreement whereby Olenex, their partnership to market oils and fats in Europe, will become a full-function joint venture with its own assets. As part of the agreement, ADM will transfer two sites—a specialty oils and fats facility and a palm refining plant in Hamburg, Germany—to the new joint venture. Wilmar will transfer its tropical oils processing plants in Brake, Germany and Rotterdam, the Netherlands. In addition to processing, the joint venture will also integrate raw materials sourcing, trading, and sales and marketing operations. The agreement also stipulates that refined oils and fats from ADM’s other plants in the Czech Republic, Germany, the Netherlands, Poland and the U.K. will be marketed by Olenex.
Papa John’s International, Inc. today announced the signing of a 38 store development agreement in Northeast France to bring its brand promise of Better Ingredients, Better Pizza to the country. Hassan Bouanaka, the master franchisee, is set to open the first store in early 2016.
The Mori Memorial Foundation’s Institute for Urban Strategies, a research institute established by Mori Building, unveiled today the results of its Global Power City Index (GPCI) 2015 report, which ranks 40 global metropolises according to their “magnetism,” or power to attract creative individuals and enterprises from around the world and mobilize their assets for economic and social development. Like last year, London, New York, Paris and Tokyo took the top four spots, in that order, while Los Angeles, San Francisco and Hong Kong showed significant improvement.