Blog: Gobbledygook

Catherine Sleep | 22 June 2006

International conferences always throw up some strange coinings as speakers strive to be memorable, and this one is no different.

One after the other, speakers are mentioning their efforts to achieve something called glocalisation. Apparently it’s the ability to deliver global marketing strategy and brand awareness at a local level. But it sounds hideous and I confidently predict it won’t catch on. Mind you, they said that about computers, didn’t they?


BLOG

Could Nestle be weighing up major M&A move outside food?

Pfizer has this week announced it is reviewing the options it has for its consumer healthcare business. Might Nestle be interested?...

BLOG

Lots of chatter about grocery M&A on both sides of pond

The last 24 hours or so have seen possible M&A deals among some of the biggest names in food retail speculated on both sides of the Atlantic....

just-food homepage



Forgot your password?