Industry Overview The consumer electronics industry is a worldwide multibillion-dollar industry that we all rely on in our everyday personal and work lives. This huge industry is centred on the communication and entertainment industry and has played a key role in our technological and scientific evolution. To put a figure on it, the electronics assembly industry was valued at an estimated $1.3 Trillion in 2015 and is expected to grow to approximately $1.6 Trillion by 2020! Quite a figure! European Electronics Industry The European electronics market has experienced hard times in…Read More
As more companies rapidly increase their businesses in scope and size, the need to cover more payments related to having staff and teams operating all over the world, hiring vendors in various countries, and expanding the use of services and products across a wider platform becomes a critical component of operations for businesses today. Handling what becomes known as a ‘mass payments process’ quickly becomes a highly complex and laborious task. There are different currencies, languages, and tax systems to consider, as well as other challenges associated with the technology…Read More
Theresa May has been appointed as the new Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, only the second woman PM in the history of the UK.
As she begins post Brexit there will be no time for May to relax as there are pressing issues to be dealt with as soon as possible.
She will need to appoint a team to lead the process of exiting the EU.Read More
With the Australian Dollar falling to a seven-year-low last week, what long term policies should the Australian Government put in place to deal with its weakening currency? Well, one man, Thomas Probst, has the answer. Change the name of the currency!Read More
The Chinese New Year is less than a month away and the festivities are certain to have an impact on business. In the Chinese Zodiac calendar, 2016 marks the year of the Monkey. The monkey is said to bring Good Luck, Protection and Swiftness. However, if the products of your business are made, shipped from or sold in China then one thing that will definitely not enjoy this ‘swiftness’ is your Supply Chain. The Chinese New Year is one of the few mandatory holidays that all citizens of the country observe.Read More