Posts for Leisure & Consumer Goods

Looking Beyond ZTE: How Chinese SOEs Will Learn from Adversity

Thursday, 26th July 2018

Many observers have looked with interest at the furore surrounding Chinese telecoms and mobile phone giant ZTE in the U.S. This major state-owned enterprise (SOE) has been hit by the U.S. Department of Commerce imposing a sanction that prevents any U.S. company from trading with them, resulting from an investigation that concluded ZTE had traded with North Korea and Iran. Read more...

From Total to Social – Recalls in the Digital Age

Monday, 22nd June 2015

Year after year, product recall statistics continue to rise. Product recalls present potentially high risk for companies across industries. Global production, products’ increasing complexity and closer market surveillance will keep fuelling this increase for the foreseeable future. Analysing the communication challenges caused by such product-harm crises is of tremendous importance and growing relevance. Read more...