Cybercrime costs for Dutch companies and the government are 10 billion euro each year. Costs involved are theft of intellectual property, damage due to the publication of privacy sensitive data and theft of money. (Source Deloitte).
This event is a meet and greet and knowlegde exchange event for companies in the dry and wet industrial processing. http://www.industrialprocessing.nl/en/Bezoeker.aspx
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Big data Expo is an event where data science and new business meet. http://www.jaarbeurs.nl/agenda/2254/big-data-expo-2016
According to ABN AMRO bank the IT-sector will see many mergers and takeovers. IT companies are on the look to realize scale advantages and gather knowlegde. The bank expects that the steady 256 per year will be topped. The low interest rates stimulate investments. The bank sees interest from investment companies and strategic partners.
17% more articles where sold last year. Sales grew 16%. Especially the online sales of food and drinks grew. Furthermore toys and clothing saw a rise.
In the last quarter of 2015 Wholesales turnover grew 2,2%, mainly due to construction material.
17% more Dutch companies where granted a patent. 2000 patents is the highest in 10 years.
In total Dutch trucks drove abroad 7,4 million times. 80% went to Germany and Belgium. France and UK are third and forth.
VDL group is active in automotive and industry. The groups turnover group from 105 million to 125 million last year.
Dixons is known as a chain of fysical stores selling electric appliances and computers. They have desided to switch to online 100%.
Catering turnover grew 5,7% last year.
Triodos saw a significant increase in profit (+35%) and clients (+15%) in 2015. Triodos bank stands for transparancy and durability.
For the first time in years the demand for officespace has grown while supply reached a plato. Rentalprices increased slightly. At the end of 2015 17,3 off all officespace was unoccupied. Especially business services and finance where looking for new office space.
USG is the mother company of the stores Perry Sport and Aktiesport with 350 stores and 2.500 employees. USG has been declared bankrupt. The bankruptcies of V&D ans Scapino have had serious impact on USG.
The export from the Netherland to Germany grew only 0,4% in 2015 (source DNHK) ABout 20% of all Dutch export goes to Germany. The export of Germany towards the Netherlands grew 9,3%. in 2014 this was 4,4%. Last year the Netherlands ended third as most important tradepartne of Germany, behind the US and France. In 2014 … Read more
Macro is a wholesales with multiple locations where companies can go shopping. Especially small hostels, bad and breadfast and hotels go their. Marcor is part of the Germand Metro Group. Macro terminated 600 jobs and shrinks it assortiment from 65.000 products to 32.000. 50 miljon will be spend in the upcoming 3 years for renewal. The … Read more
The turnover of DIY stores in 2015 was 25% less compares to the beginning of the crisis in 2007. Sales volume dropped 33%. Prices grew 10%. The umber of companies dropped from 2.330 to 1.960. Wallpaer and paint showed the deepest fall.