Apple Dominated Global Smartwatch Market in Q2 2018: Counterpoint

HIGHLIGHTS Apple continued to dominate smartwatch market with a 41 percent share Fitbit grabbed the second spot with 21 percent market share Fossil was at the third spot with four percent share Apple continued to dominate the smartwatch market with a 41 percent share as global smartwatch shipments grew 37 percent year-on-year in the second quarter of 2018, a Counterpoint report said on Friday. US-based wearables major Fitbit grabbed the second spot with 21 percent market share while Fossil was at the third spot with four percent share in the second quarter of…

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The returns from education in India’s job market

Data show that while the earnings premium at higher levels of education has gone up sharply during the 21st century, the premium at lower levels of education has not. Photo: Mint New Delhi: The returns from education in India’s job market have climbed steeply since the turn of the 21st century, an analysis of the three rounds of the quinquennial employment survey by the National Sample Survey Office (NSSO) show. In 1999-2000, a graduate would earn 2.4 times the salary drawn by workers who had completed their schooling till class VIII….

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How the effect of Meghan Markle’s fashion sense may move the market

It seems as if everyone wants to know what Meghan Markle is wearing. The 36-year-old American actress, who’s set to marry Britian’s Prince Harry on Saturday, has quickly morphed into a fashion icon. Nowadays, almost every time a photographer snaps a photo of her, the outfit she’s wearing sells out, according to one observer. Fashionistas have dubbed it the “Meghan effect.” “We’ve seen it again and again; anything she’s worn sells out within hours,” Josh Duboff, senior writer for Vanity Fair covering entertainment and culture, told CNBC. “Brands have noted kind of immediate effects in terms of…

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How the effect of Meghan Markle’s fashion sense may move the market

Toby Melville | Reuters Britain’s Prince Harry poses with Meghan Markle in the Sunken Garden of Kensington Palace, London, Britain, November 27, 2017. It seems as if everyone wants to know what Meghan Markle is wearing. The 36-year-old American actress, who’s set to marry Britian’s Prince Harry on Saturday, has quickly morphed into a fashion icon. Nowadays, almost every time a photographer snaps a photo of her, the outfit she’s wearing sells out, according to one observer. Fashionistas have dubbed it the “Meghan effect.” “We’ve seen it again and again; anything she’s worn sells out within hours,”…

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King-size lifestyle of residents contradicts slump in market

City-based industrialists cry for business but when it comes to enjoying vacations, they never miss any opportunity. An i-stock image Shivani Bhakoo Tribune News Service Ludhiana, December 26 The business community in the city always cries for slump in the market. Their concerns are — there is no work in the market, exports are hit and payments are a real problem — among hosts of other issues.But as far as living life in a style is concerned, there is absolutely no compromise. If travel agents in the city are to…

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Brexit: UK to leave single market, says Theresa May

Theresa May has said the UK “cannot possibly” remain within the European single market, as staying in it would mean “not leaving the EU at all”. The PM promised to push for the “freest possible trade” with European countries and warned the EU that to try to “punish” the UK would be “an act of calamitous self-harm”. She also said Parliament would vote on the final deal that is agreed. Labour warned of “enormous dangers” in the prime minister’s plans. And the European Parliament’s lead negotiator said there could be…

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Christmas Market food

The Vineyard Oval Market will definitely satisfy all of your cravings. From burgers to pizza’s, waffles to ice cream the market which is set up at Kenilworth Racecourse has food trucks and food stalls spread across the venue. Since Wednesday at 1pm daily until Saturday it’s a special Christmas Market if you want to beat the mad rush at shopping centres and relax on the grass at the racecourse. The Pickled Popper is a great place to start snacking, their chilli poppers are bite sized and filled with tasty ingredients….

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Education ERP Market by Component Solution, User Type & Region – Global Forecast to 2021 – Research and Markets

The education ERP market is estimated to grow from USD 6.77 billion in 2016 to USD 14.19 billion by 2021, at a CAGR of 15.9% between 2016 and 2021. Companies are making efforts to increase their revenues and reduce expenses as the global market competition continues to shrink profit margins. Organizations of all sizes are focusing increasingly on analyzing their sales and market saturation in specific territories as well as identifying gaps. Hence, the increased demand to manage various academic processes is fueling the growth of the education ERP market….

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Health foods market crosses Rs10,000 crore in revenue

MUMBAI: Indians are slowly moving away from parathas and cookies to a wider assortment of cereals, oats and milk food drinks as fortified foods with incremental nutrients gain favour with consumers who are willing to spend more on healthy foods. The overall health and wellness food products segment crossed Rs 10,000 crore sales mark in 2015, less than 10% of the overall food market, according to a latest report by Nielsen. Yet, marketers are upbeat. “The packaged food market in India is relatively nascent and per capita consumption even for…

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