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Consumer choice really does help sales

Consumers with just one choice are more likely to seek out alternatives, researchers from Tulane University reported in the Journal of Consumer Research. Author Daniel Mochon said: that "there has been a lot of recent attention devoted to…

Omnicom & Publicis agree merger

Omnicom Group Inc. and Publicis Groupe SA have merged to create the largest advertising company worldwide - Publicis Omnicom Group - worth $35.1 billion (€26.5 billion), the two companies have announced. Their combined revenue for 2012 was…

EU and China reach solar panel deal

China and the European union have reached an agreement on solar panels after weeks of speculation that retaliatory action on both sides could exacerbate Europe’s economic woes further, and push China’s economic slowdown into something more…