The Home Depot acquires The Company Store, broadening capabilities in Home Textile Categories

The U.S. Home Depot® announced on December 21, 2017 that it has acquired The Company Store, a leading online retailer of textiles and home décor products, from Hanover Direct. The deal closed on December 19, 2017, and terms were not disclosed. In addition to its success as an online retailer, The Company Store has strong … More The Home Depot acquires The Company Store, broadening capabilities in Home Textile Categories

Reinventing the toilet

Traditional flush toilets aren’t an option in many parts of the world, but neither is leaving people with unsafe and unhygenic choices. Now, one company is piloting a new loo that’s waterless, off-grid and able to charge your phone. Lina Zeldovich travels to Madagascar to witness the start of a lavatorial revolution Eleonore Rartjarasoaniony – … More Reinventing the toilet

Airopack exercises its option to settle the purchase price of IP for a fixed amount

Dutch Airopack Technology Group AG (“Airopack”), manufacturer of the Planet Friendly Aerosol is pleased to announce it has exercised on December 29, 2017, its option to settle the purchase price of the IP acquired in 2004 from a third party for a fixed amount. In 2004, Airopack acquired IP of part of the technology used … More Airopack exercises its option to settle the purchase price of IP for a fixed amount

Exciting news for 2018 – U.S. Richer Diaper Industry Consulting launching the DDN School

Carlos Richer announces that his long history running Richer Investment, people have been asking me for years for a Diaper industry educational course. I am extremely excited to announce we are launching the DDN School. Through the DDN School, I will be offering a series of highly specialized professional development courses – for those new … More Exciting news for 2018 – U.S. Richer Diaper Industry Consulting launching the DDN School

From wine to watches, sharing sites offer slice of luxury

Online platforms offering rentals or shares in everything from glitzy watches to sports cars are making inroads in the luxury goods market, as a shift in consumer habits begins to head up market. Playing off the sharing economy model popularised by the likes of Airbnb, such companies invite people to enjoy luxury brands without spending … More From wine to watches, sharing sites offer slice of luxury