Tag Archives: Worldwide

Orbis: New Access and Interface Upgrade

We would like to inform you that Orbis database has been upgraded to a new and improved user interface. The URL also has changed and the old Orbis will no longer be available. Orbis is a global database from Bureau van Dijk. Our subscription include information on the top 1,909,132 companies worldwide (only Very Large …
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GEM Report on Social Entrepreneurship 2015

Social and environmental problems are ubiquitous around the world. Hence, politicians, business leaders and members of society call for endeavours that focus on social and environmental objectives. Some of these are pursued by governments and by semi-public organisations. However, there is no clear boundary concerning which social and environmental problems should be the responsibility of …
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Industries in 2014

Having polled 647 business executives worldwide, this annual report published by the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) is announcing better prospects in the coming months for the six key industries (Automotive, Consumer Goods and Retail, Energy, Financial Services, Healthcare and Telecommunications). The findings of the survey point to an imminent recovery in the developed countries, driven by the resurgence of …
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Global Automotive Supplier Study 2013

The average profitability of the global automotive supplier industry remains stable at an astonishingly high level: 6.5% EBIT margin for 2012 and for 2013. The most profitable sectors for suppliers are chassis, powertrain and tires, whereas the interior business in particular saw a further decline in margins. Industry prospects remain reasonably positive for the coming …
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