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  1. Material World

    October 2, 2014

    Hedi Slimane highlights the undercarriage of designer beauty brands

    There has been a recent slew of big-name brand entrants to the $90bn beauty sector, all keen to capitalize on designer star...

  2. September 19, 2014

    China’s nappy brands look to absorb local demand

    From toothpaste to ice cream to disposable nappies, modern Chinese life has been transformed by imports. But many of those...

Special Reports

  1. Digital and Social Media Marketing 2013

    Ever-growing online outlets offer marketers more varied points of contact and fresh fo...
  2. Future of the Company

    The business landscape is changing fast, with many past assumptions consigned to the d...
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  1. September 7, 2014

    Moneysupermarket eschews buying from digital ad agencies

    Moneysupermarket, the British price comparison site, is one of a growing number of companies that has decided against buying...

  2. August 25, 2014

    Dealmaking surge shakes up consumer products industry

    Chocolate, frankfurters, coffee, cigarettes, lobster and bourbon. They sound like the ingredients for a particularly...

  3. August 24, 2014

    US TV-advert buyers hold back as viewers move online

    From True Detective’s Matthew McConaughey to Robin Wright from House of Cards, the stars of US television will be back on...

  4. August 3, 2014

    Procter & Gamble: basket case

    A company’s shares are rarely more exciting than its products. So Procter & Gamble, with its soaps, diapers, deodorants, and...

  5. August 1, 2014

    Up to 100 brands to go as P&G declutters

    The consumer goods industry is offering people more products than they want, Procter & Gamble’s chief executive declared on...

  6. July 30, 2014

    Stiffest competition from local business, says Unilever chief

    Unilever’s biggest competition is from fast-growing local companies, according to the head of the Anglo-Dutch group, in a...

  7. FT Tech Hub

    July 2, 2014

    Facebook creates "missed call" ad product for India

    Facebook has created a new “missed call” product for advertisers in India, marking the first time that the social network...

  8. June 29, 2014

    Obama asks ex-P&G CEO to reform veterans agency

    Barack Obama has turned to the private sector for a new head of the crisis-stricken veterans affairs department, with a plan...

  9. June 26, 2014

    Strong pound crumples shares in cardboard maker DS Smith

    Shares in DS Smith fell after the cardboard maker became the latest manufacturer to warn about the effects of a strong...

  10. May 22, 2014

    Wizz Air plans flotation to expand empire

    Wizz Air, the low-cost airline operating in central and eastern Europe, is planning to raise €200m through an initial public...

  11. April 29, 2014

    Gillette targets premium razor market with new US launch

    Gillette, the shaving brand owned by Procter & Gamble, has unveiled a new premium razor in the US even as doubts persist...

  12. April 24, 2014

    Unilever to hold course in emerging markets

    Unilever said it would stay the course in emerging markets despite economic and currency turbulence that has led consumer...

  13. April 23, 2014

    P&G to raise prices in emerging markets

    Turbulence in emerging markets is forcing Procter & Gamble to raise the price of its products for consumers as it tries to...

  14. April 11, 2014

    AG Lafley returns to his pet project at P&G

    Twice, AG Lafley has become Procter & Gamble’s chief executive. And, twice, he has taken over from men whose legacies...

  15. April 9, 2014

    Lafley takes first big step to reshape P&G with $2.9bn pet brands sale

    AG Lafley has made his first big move to restructure Procter & Gamble since returning for a second stint as chief executive,...

  16. April 8, 2014

    Bacardi hunts for new chief executive

    Bacardi is on the hunt for a new chief executive as Ed Shirley stepped down after just two years at the family-owned spirits...

  17. April 2, 2014

    IPO target of $100m in mind at Outbrain

    After reading the latest news on the probe into the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 on CNN’s website, would you like...

  18. March 30, 2014

    Corporate mental health campaign to be launched

    A national campaign will be launched this week to end the “culture of silence” surrounding mental health problems in the...

  19. February 26, 2014

    Baccarat boss treads a path between old and new

    Daniela Riccardi is a woman with a passion – for the power of women in business and for brands. Her career has spanned...

  20. February 13, 2014

    Recent votes call into question Swiss hospitality to business

    Few countries have been more hospitable to business than Switzerland. Its stable laws and favourable tax regime have proved...

  21. January 24, 2014

    US stocks fall on expectations of Fed trim

    US stocks fell on Friday in the wake of a sell-off in emerging market assets, as expectations grew that the Federal Reserve...

  22. January 24, 2014

    Movember mania trims P&G razor sales

    The craze of growing moustaches to raise awareness of prostate cancer in November has hit sales of Gillette razors,...

  23. beyondbrics

    January 22, 2014

    Talent in Asia: we shall not be moved

    Singapore stick What if your company has strong talent in Asia and you want them to join your headquarters located...

  24. beyondbrics

    January 19, 2014

    The week ahead: Jan 20-25

    It’s a week of high-level meetings, with Davos, the African Union and LatAm summits all taking place; FMCG-giants Unliver...

  25. January 13, 2014

    Sochi Olympics a risky bet for advertisers

    Plagued by terrorism fears, controversy over gay rights and broader political turmoil, the upcoming Winter Olympics in Sochi...

  26. January 8, 2014

    L’Oréal pulls back from China market

    L’Oréal has decided it is just not worth it to sell its Garnier products in China. The French cosmetics and skincare group...

  27. December 8, 2013

    AAA: grade deflation

    Does getting straight As really matter? The number of triple A rated borrowers has dwindled over the years. Nowadays there...

  28. December 5, 2013

    DS Smith builds market share in Europe

    Shares in DS Smith rose after the cardboard maker reported a 52 per cent rise in first-half pre-tax profits as it benefited...

  29. November 20, 2013

    Outlawing high pay will cost Switzerland dear

    Executive pay is a tense subject in many places but the Swiss are the first to raise it to the status of a formal national...

  30. November 15, 2013

    Buffett takes $3.7bn stake in ExxonMobil

    Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway has taken a $3.7bn stake in ExxonMobil, handing a vote of confidence from one of the...

  31. November 4, 2013

    Gillette’s ‘Shave India Movement’

    The story. While Procter & Gamble’s Gillette safety razors have become the dominant brand in nearly every developed market,...

  32. October 29, 2013

    Procter & Gamble taps demand for euro-issued debt

    Procter & Gamble has become the latest US-based company to issue a bond denominated in euros, continuing the trend for an...

  33. October 25, 2013

    Pet food scare hits P&G sales growth

    A scare over dogs contracting salmonella hit Procter & Gamble’s sales over the summer after it recalled several pet food...

  34. October 24, 2013

    The rough and the smooth of a much mustachioed month

    Each November, a curious natural phenomenon occurs in offices around the world. Wispy hair starts to appear on the top lips...

  35. October 15, 2013

    Management: Added value replaces saving cash as spur to contracting out

    Hiring retail staff used to be a labour-intensive task for shop managers at Levi Strauss, the clothing company, which has...

  36. October 4, 2013

    Perfumers take centre stage

    The latest behind-the-scenes fashion trend has nothing to do with hemlines or hot shades; instead, it is about staking a...

  37. MBA blog

    October 3, 2013

    From MIP to MIT

    “I won’t miss you” read the subject line of my classmate Andrea Di Grado’s e-mail. Andrea was leaving for Brazil on an...

  38. September 23, 2013

    US market: Multinationals adapt to appeal to Hispanics

    Abuelita hot chocolate in Mexico traditionally comes as a dark tablet that looks like a hockey puck. It’s dropped into a pan...

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