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  • The world is changing incredibly quickly, business is speeding up, new competitors emerge from other markets. Life is more complex and inter-connected than ever. Leaders have to partner with their peers in order to make these new challenges a success.
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Wiserlinks Knowledge

  • The world is changing incredibly quickly, business is speeding up, new competitors emerge from other markets. Life is more complex and inter-connected than ever. Leaders have to partner with their peers in order to make these new challenges a success.
  • This blog presents ideas for action.
 

Jean-Bernard Girault

Daimler and BMW May Merge Their Car-Sharing Divisions

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HYBRIDCARS | 22/08/2017

HYBRIDCARS Daimler’s Car2Go and BMW’s DriveNow may be merging their car-sharing services, according to a hint by the chief executive of DriveNow’s partner, Sixt. CEO Erich Sixt, who heads the Germany-based car rental company named after him, would not confirm that talks are under way, but suggested that it is in motion. “At the last […]

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Jean-Bernard Girault

Chinese startup Toutiao raising funds at over $20 billion valuation

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REUTERS | 22/08/2017

REUTERS Chinese news aggregator Toutiao, backed by Sequoia Capital and CCB International, is raising at least $2 billion at a valuation of over $20 billion in its latest funding round, people familiar with the matter told Reuters. The fundraising comes after the startup raised $1 billion at an $11 billion valuation toward the end of […]

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Jean-Bernard Girault

Renault increases presence in Chinese car market

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Financial Times | 11/07/2017

Financial Times Renault has moved to strengthen its presence in the Chinese market, agreeing a joint venture with Brilliance China Automotive to tap into the country’s booming minivan market. The venture, which will be 49 per cent owned by the French carmaker and 51 per cent owned by Brilliance, will get Rmb1.5bn worth of fresh […]

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Jean-Bernard Girault

Amazon cornered Whole Foods into not seeking more bids, filing shows

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Reuters | 11/07/2017

Reuters Amazon.com Inc told Whole Foods Market Inc it would not engage in a sale process for the U.S. grocer that involved other bidders, a regulatory filing showed on Friday, shedding new light on the $13.7 billion acquisition. The previously undisclosed details on the negotiations show how Amazon used its deep pockets and brand as […]

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