Leonardo Borrero

1,288 Added | 3 Magazines | 1 Like | 12 Following | 7 Followers | @LeonardoBorrero | Interested in Innovation and New technologies  in the consumer space. How they shape the market and the link to improve our productivity and efficiency. 

Best in Class: Why data capture spells consumer engagement for Mondelez - The Moodie Davitt Report

<b>INTERNATIONAL.</b> The Moodie Report’s ‘Best in Class’ column, which was launched in The Moodie e-Zine in September in association with leading eyewear …

Snapdeal targets million units of FMCG

Online marketplace company Snapdeal wants to significantly expand its fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) vertical in 2016 after witnessing a surge in …

Food giant General Mills tries out some new tactics

On a recent morning, Ryan Eick stood at a table in the middle of a Twin Cities grocery store, spooning up little plastic cups of food samples—roasted broad beans coated in chickpea flour.<p><i>General Mills Associate Marketing Manager Ryan Eick</i><p>Annie Baxter/Marketplace<p>“Hey, do you want to try a savory …

General Mills
Economics
Skin Care

How Coca-Cola Profited From Another Company’s Mistake

It happened 100 years ago.

Coca-Cola

How GE is Creating the Next Industrial Era

Business cycles have always been opportunities for GE, and today’s environment of lower oil prices is no different. To take advantage of a volatile …

F1 tech is about to make its way to supermarket fridges

For over four decades, Williams has maintained its reputation as one of the leading names in Formula 1. In years past, illustrious racers including Nelson Piquet, Nigel Mansell, Alain Prost, Damon Hill and Jacques Villeneuve topped drivers' championship leaderboards with help from a Williams car. …

Changing consumer tastes forcing companies like General Mills to change … fast

MINNEAPOLIS — Grocery store favorites like Betty Crocker and Hamburger Helper are hurting. Cheerios, still the nation’s No. 1 cereal brand, needs …

Why Google, Target, and General Mills Are Investing in Mindfulness

When was the last time you sat quietly at your desk and did nothing but think? How would you react if you observed a peer, employee, or manager doing so? Encouraging employees to slow down to focus on the present can seem at odds with a corporate culture of speed and goal attainment. But in today’s …

Mindfulness

How Nestlé tinkered with your pizza and profited

The TV dinner isn’t dead yet.<p>After six years of watching its North American frozen food division languish, Nestlé, the world’s largest food company by revenue, appears to have figured out how to get Americans to buy more of its frozen foods again.<p>The company did it by tinkering with its frozen …

Nestlé

Can Big Food Win Friends By Revealing Its Secrets?

The special holiday version of Hershey's Kisses, now on sale nationwide, is an icon of the food industry's past, and perhaps also a harbinger of its future.<p>Back when Milton Hershey started making this product, more than a century ago, it was a simpler time. He ran the factory and the sales …

The Procter & Gamble Company's Best Product in 2015

In an overall down year for the consumer-products giant, this brand stood out as a big winner.<p><b>Procter & Gamble</b> (NYSE:PG) has an incredible portfolio …

Investing

The Excruciating GE Capital Divestiture: Are We There Yet?

General Electric is slowly getting rid of the former GE Capital, bit by agonizing bit. But how much longer will it take? And is everything going …

Investing
Dow Jones
Dow Jones
Dow Jones
Hong Kong
New Jersey

Top Stories of the Year: Coty’s Megadeal

Bart Becht is out to build a global beauty empire.<p>Bart Becht spends his time whizzing from one market to the next — Brazil one day, Germany the next …

FMCG firms can use digital in three ways

Proliferation in internet connectivity, evolution of new business models and increase in digital media consumption would provide companies enormous …

1.3 Million Industrial Robots Could be Installed Around the World by 2018

It’s a great time to be in the robotics manufacturing industry.<p>Between 2010 and 2014, average worldwide robot sales increased at a compound annual …

Recap 2015: Eventful year for retail sector; FMCG awaits rural revival

It was a fairly action-packed year for the consumer sector at large with good news as the government opened up the retail sector further to foreign …

Winning the market: Business model focus makes companies stand out

Business model coherence is gaining traction at the highest levels of management, including the consumer goods industries. This was the topic of a …

Venture Capital

How Companies Win Back Your Trust After a Food Safety Scare

Whether it’s <i>E. coli</i> at Chipotle or <i>Listeria</i> in Blue Bell ice cream, companies that distribute contaminated food don’t usually go out of business. They …

Environmental Health

Anheuser Busch-InBev Buys British Craft Brewer

As Anheuser Busch-InBev awaits various regulatory approvals to complete a $100 billion-plus deal for No. 2 brewer SABMiller, the world’s largest beer …

Camden

General Mills to take Annie's into US yoghurt category

General Mills to launch organic yoghurt in US under Annie's brand<p>General Mills is to launch US natural and organic brand Annie's into the country's …

General Mills
Beverages