Archive for December 20th, 2012

Oxford Street, London

UK consumers held back from early Christmas spending this year

There were few signs of British consumers doing their Christmas shopping early this year, with retail sales remaining flat last month. Official figures released today show that UK retail sales for November 2012 were unchanged from October as consumers held […]

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Berlin

Advent, Kreke family to squeeze out remaining Douglas shareholders

Advent International Corp and the Kreke family said today that they had so far accumulated a 95.33% stake in German retailer Douglas Holding AG (ETR:DOU). Together with the 12.73%

Google

Arris acquires Google’s Motorola Home after Pace walks away

UK set-top boxes maker Pace Plc (LON:PIC) said today it was unable to agree satisfactory terms

Kairo

BNP Paribas to sell Egyptian arm to Dubai-based Emirates NBD

French lender BNP Paribas SA (EPA:BNP) has entered into an agreement to sell its entire 95.2% interest in its Egyptian unit to Dubai-based bank Emirates NBD PJSC (DFM:ENBD),

Virgin Mobile continues partnership with ‘Born This Way’

Sprint (NYSE: S) brand Virgin Mobile USA said it is extending its award-winning relationship with Lady Gaga, and will be presenting her 2013 Born This Way Ball tour

Single Touch marks half a billion mobile messages

Single Touch Systems, Inc. (OTCBB: SITO) has hit a milestone marking over half a billion mobile messages for its retail clients.

This record number of messages was sent primarily

Siemens and Trapeze Group partner on San Antonio bus system

Siemens (NYSE: SI) Road and City Mobility business has worked together with Trapeze Group to create a GPS-based bus rapid transit system that keeps San Antonio's new VIA

Netgear’s CG4500TM Gateway certified by CableLabs DOCSIS 3.0

MaxLinear, Inc. (NYSE: MXL) said that Netgear, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTGR) has selected the MxL267 Full-Spectrum Capture (FSCTM) digital cable front-end receiver for a new family of DOCSIS 3.0

ModusLink becomes full member of Electronic Industry Citizenship Coalition

After two years as an applicant member, ModusLinkGlobal Solutions Inc. (NASDAQ: MLNK) has become a full member of the Electronic Industry Citizenship Coalition, which brings a wide range

Healthcare organization selects Ultimate Software’s UltiPro for HR

Ultimate Software (NASDAQ: ULTI) reported the Deborah Heart and Lung Center has selected the UltiPro solution to unify HR, payroll, and talent management in one easy-to-use cloud platform.

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