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John Ward

Tata Plans to Transform Online Shopping for a Billion Consumers

Feature Article — “India is a country of almost 1.4 billion people,” says Shouvik Banerjee, “and I’d imagine nearly every one of them is familiar with the Tata...

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June 7, 2017 by John Ward 378

Automation Fuels Global Growth for White Oil

Feature Article — Just about everyone has heard the expression “black gold.” But what about “white oil?” Any clue what that is? Actually, it’s mineral oil. And in...

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May 31, 2017 by John Ward 8

Who Is Driving the Mobile Business Bandwagon?

Feature Article — Has there ever been a single piece of physical technology that redefined everyday life faster than the smartphone? I doubt it. According to studies, we...

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May 25, 2017 by John Ward 20

What Trendy Bakeries Can Tell You About China’s New Economy

Feature Article — Consumer tastes in China are changing, and in the nation’s expanding cities, coffee shops and Western-style bakeries are definitely part of the phenomenon. A couple...

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April 12, 2017 by John Ward 9

Lenovo’s “Disciplined” Supply Chain Drives Global Leadership

Feature Article — “Lenovo’s been the number one PC company for over three years now,” says Gerry Smith, an executive vice president at Lenovo and president of its...

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February 9, 2017 by John Ward 10

Putting Out Wildfires with Smarter City Services

Feature Article — In the emergency control center of the City of Cape Town, Karen Titus sits in front of a bank of computer screens. Titus, an Assistant...

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February 1, 2017 by John Ward 25

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