Samsung + Tesla + Fabernovel = INSIDERS
- After the Galaxy Note 7 fiasco, Samsung’s revenue slumped 30% in the third quarter.
- Fabernovel opens an office in New York, and wants to triple its turnover by 2018.
- To distinguish itself from Amazon Prime Now, Houra.fr now offers the delivery of live crustaceans.
- Today’s figure: Tesla reports third quarter net income of $ 21.9 million.
- Image of the day: Internet users are rather impervious to advertisements on YouTube.
- Today’s Budget: Fullsix Media is teaming up with TabMo for Malibu’s new campaign.
- The appointment of the day: ACG Management appoints Guillaume de Trogoff as CEO.
The online workshop: Meetic is looking for new talents to boost its technological transformation.
November 17 at 12:30 p.m.
Samsung is paying dearly for the woes of its Galaxy Note 7. The South Korean manufacturer announced a 30% drop in operating profits in the third quarter, from $ 5.8 billion in the same period last year to 4.1 Billions of Euro’s. Worse yet, operating profit for Samsung’s mobile division plummeted 98% between July and September, to 80.2 million euros.
The publication of these financial results comes a few weeks after the discontinuation of production of the Galaxy Note 7 due to multiple explosions of defective models. Analysts estimate the industrial fiasco could cost Samsung up to $ 10 billion. The blow is severe for the South Korean manufacturer insofar as it intended to compete head-on with the iPhone 7 with this model.
After San-Francisco, the innovation consulting firm Fabernovel announces the opening of a new office in New York.
Reporting directly to Fabernovel Data and Media, the group’s digital performance agency, the New York teams will focus on supporting large groups in the context of their digital issues. Beyond this support, the group also wishes to help French companies seeking to establish themselves in the United States. This new office will be headed by LaShãda Di Cosmo, current vice-president of Fabernovel US.
The French group, which generates 25% of its revenues internationally, claims a turnover of 15 million euros in 2015. Performance that it wishes to triple to reach 50 million euros in turnover in 2018.
The pure-player Houra.fr, specializing in home shopping, decided to start delivering live shellfish to homes. Caught in the Opal Coast at sea and kept in a giant fish tank reproducing the conditions of their natural environment, lobsters and cakes of French origin are now among the 50,000 products available on Houra.fr.
Live crustaceans will be stored in specific polystyrene packaging, previously coated with wet straw to maintain sufficient humidity before shipping. “After a conclusive test in Île-de-France and Oise, we now offer this offer to all of our customers in the 23 departments we serve“, Explain Marion Remy, communications and marketing director at Houra.fr.
By adding live shellfish to its catalog, Houra.fr is trying to set itself apart from the competition of other players positioned in the same business segment, such as Amazon Prime Now. Launched last June in Paris, the American marketplace service allows customers of Amazon’s Premium offer to benefit from one-hour delivery in the capital and in 21 surrounding municipalities. More recently, Carrefour launched an express delivery service in Paris.
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For the first time in over three years, You’re here announced Wednesday, October 26 a positive result for the third quarter of 2016. The net profit of the American giant reached 21.9 million dollars, for a turnover exceeding 2 billion dollars. Around the same time last year, the company led by Elon Musk reported a loss of $ 229.9 million.
Earlier in the month, the electric vehicle manufacturer announced that it had delivered 24,500 vehicles over the past three months, an increase of 70% compared to the same period in 2015. It should be remembered that it has set itself a target of produce 500,000 vehicles per year by 2018.
Are the ads that appear when starting a YouTube video a good investment for brands? Nothing is less certain, if we are to believe the results of the study “Comparison of the impact of video advertising videos on mobile»Led by Teads.
Carried out by an independent research institute among 120 American mobile users, the study indeed shows that, faced with these advertisements displayed in “trueview” format on YouTube, 9 out of 10 Internet users will tend to focus their attention on the “skip” button displayed when the video starts. Three quarters of them will skip the ad as soon as they get the chance.
Called “Malibu Pina Colada Day”, the latter is in fact aimed primarily at a target of millennials, who spend an average of 66 hours per month on their mobile, to the detriment of their desktop. The operation, carried out in partnership with bars, allows participants to earn vouchers Malibu Pina Colada, to taste the new drink for free.
Guillaume de Trogoff was promoted to General Manager at ACG Management, a company specializing in asset management. He succeeds Jacques Vitali who has resigned from his post. Guillaume de Trogoff was previously Deputy Managing Director.
[Atelier en ligne] Meetic is looking for new talents to boost its technological transformation
November 17 at 12:30 p.m.
Meetic is in constant technological transformation, which allows it, 15 years after its creation, to still be the undisputed leader of the dating market in France and on most European markets.
Meetic is looking for creative, passionate personalities who like to work in a dynamic and international environment. Collaborative work, agility, challenge and innovation, both technical and product, are at the heart of the daily life of the teams.
Joining Meetic means evolving in a multicultural and agile environment, team breakfasts, table football and ping pong competitions, team running, office massages, access to our events, sharing around Brown Bag Lunch, meet-up or hackatons but also the possibility of developing through e-learning …
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