Strategy

Amazon quizzed over ‘Choice’ store ratings

Amazon is being told to reveal how it decides which products get the “Amazon’s Choice” label in its online store. Two US senators have written to Amazon asking it to say whether people or algorithms are making decisions about what gets the label. They are worried that the Choice category can be manipulated via fake […]

Just Eat in talks to be taken over by Dutch company Takeaway.com

Food delivery service Just Eat has confirmed it is in talks to be taken over by Dutch company Takeaway.com. A statement released by Just Eat said: “The possible combination may be implemented by way of an offer for Just Eat by Takeaway.com.” Based on current market value, Just Eat and Takeaway.com would have combined worth […]

Digital transformation in Comms industry not happening fast enough

Half of C-level and other service provider decision makers predict that it will take their companies more than five years to transform. This is not fast enough according to 64 percent of respondents to a global survey who believe that the communications industry will be outpaced by other industries. The survey was by top analyst […]

Vast majority of organisations incapable of delivering on their own strategies

New findings from the Barometer on Change cast the UK skills shortage into sharp relief. The 2015/16 Barometer, produced by business transformation consultancy Moorhouse and now in its fourth year, found 97 per cent of Board members and their direct reports admit they need new or additional skills to successfully deliver their strategies. Sixty-six per cent […]