As mentioned, businesses are slashing costs this year by tactical measures like pay cuts which may not be possible in the next year; in fact there will be cost inflation. So, structural changes in cost are needed for it to be sustainable in the next year. Assuming of course that there is no change in the revenue model. … [Read more...] about The grand reset of costs in 2020
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Since 2009, A Program of the Michigan non-profit Fair Food Network has worked to bridge this gap. Its Double Up Food Bucks program makes every dollar of Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program vouchers (aka food stamps) worth two dollars. What began in a handful of farmers markets in Detroit is now expanding state-wide and into grocery stores thanks to a $5.1 million grant from the US Department of Agriculture. … [Read more...] about Michigan Farmers Markets Make Food Stamps Worth Twice As Much As Regular Money
Many developing countries are leapfrogging personal computers and telephones wires altogether, straight to mobile phones and 3G/4G networks. That means smartphones are particularly compelling platforms for increasing providing medical services at an affordable rate in areas lacking access. … [Read more...] about Everyone Wants Health Tips From Their Phone, And The Market Is Booming
And, that’ll benefit majority of India’s 1.3 billion people, especially across rural and semi-urban locations. That’s the opportunity that everyone has been talking for decades, but very few, like packaged goods companies, managed to crack a bit. Jio, backed by RIL’s management and 40 years of knowing the nooks and corners of India, can tap the real Bharat opportunity by bringing cutting-edge technologies and tools such as AI, Blockchain, AR/VR, and big data into play for all Indians. … [Read more...] about Jio adds fourth feather to its cap giving heft to its digital India vision
The Picanto is based on the i10 that was sold in international markets and in India, it will be smaller than both the Grand i10 as well as the Grand i10 Nios. In terms of design, the new Picanto gets Kia’s traditional tiger-nose grille with chrome accents and flanked by LED projector headlamps and DRLs. The rear too gets LED elements with a new bumper that features a faux diffuser and, again, chrome accents. … [Read more...] about Kia unveils Picanto hatchback in South Korea: India launch likely?