Month: March 2012

The Smart Cube Boosts Global Capabilities with New South American Office

Global Market Intelligence firm The Smart Cube announced the launch of its new office in Uruguay.

Located in Montevideo, the new office will focus principally on conducting supply chain, marketing and financial research and analytics for clients across the globe. The Montevideo office complements the firm’s global delivery capabilities in India and Romania and positions the firm to provide clients with in-depth intelligence capabilities across the world.

“This approach has driven our success over the last decade and ultimately, it means superior value for our clients.”

The Smart Cube, ranked by The Black Book of Outsourcing as the Number 1 KPO provider globally in 2010, delivers Procurement, Marketing and Financial Intelligence to global clients and professional services firms.

“The Montevideo office is our first foray into Latin America and part of a concerted strategy to deliver localized insights to clients anywhere in the world,” Gautam Singh, Chief Executive Officer said. “We are excited by the complement this new office brings to our capabilities and value it delivers to our clients.”

“Uruguay is a strong fit with our delivery strategy of investing in the best talent to deliver the best work and is complemented by a powerful global network of offices and professionals,” said Sameer Walia, Managing Director who oversees the firm’s global delivery operations. “This approach has driven our success over the last decade and ultimately, it means superior value for our clients.”

Tusker launches new brand

Tusker today launch a new brand identity to accelerate their remarkable growth.

Tusker’s goal is to make life as simple as possible for their clients. Independent research with staff, customers and suppliers revealed that’s exactly what they deliver. Deciding their previous look and feel didn’t reflect this, they have invested in a new image. Now it is clear what they stand for – the power of simplicity.

The Smart Cube: Cubisms volume two

Cubisms is The Smart Cube’s executive briefing publication covering critical topics ranging from strategy and supply chain to financial markets and marketing analytics.

In this issue: an in-depth analysis of the Premium Beauty Care Industry in Emerging markets; the impact of Social Media today from a Procurement practitioner’s and CMO perspective; the iPad and its impact on business.

Smedvig backs Mediamorph’s ground-breaking media services platform

Smedvig, alongside Motorola Mobility Ventures has led an $8m round in Mediamorph.

Mediamorph is the leading global provider of cloud-based software and managed services to the media industry. They launched in 2007, addressing the increasing complexity in managing digital content distribution.

Digital and cross platform distribution of TV shows and films has given consumers complete control over how, when and where they access content, a major shift from the traditional linear model of only watching a broadcast at its scheduled time. Just as broadband and MP3 devices enabled huge growth in consumption of digital music, tablets and enhanced broadband are doing the same for digital TV and film.
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