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Big Data in small retail?

We seem to be on the cusp of a major breakthrough that will bring big data to regular folk. So far, it has only been used by giants: the Obama 2012 presidential campaign is one of the best examples of widespread and highly effective uses of big data. But what about regular run-of-the-mill businesses...
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Furnishing the world

Polish furniture, home furnishings, and window and door exports have been growing steadily in recent years. The ongoing construction boom and the abundant supply of raw materials are both contributing to the sector’s expansion. However, producers still have work to do on design, innovation and brand...
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A safe investment?

The new government has fulfilled its pre-election promise and introduced a costly program with the objective of promoting demographic development in Poland, which in terms of the number of children born – 1.3 per couple – is seriously lagging behind in Europe and the world. It is not known, however,...
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Kickstart to global expansion

Polish 3D printer manufacturer Zortrax has taken the world by storm, winning international awards and tripling sales revenues year-on-year. Rafał Tomasiak, the CEO, tells WBJ Observer the story of the company, how it became the first Polish firm to successfully raise money on Kickstarter, and what t...
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The next big thing

Joseph Reger, the CTO of Fujitsu, met with WBJ Observer to talk about the internet of things
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No shortcuts

Grzegorz Schetyna, the leader of Civic Platform (PO), spoke to WBJ Observer about his party in opposition, their fight with the consequences of the constitutional crisis in Poland, and about the steps it has taken to present itself as an effective party that can respond to the needs of Poles who wan...
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The age of co-bots and autodocks

As e-commerce giants strive to push unit costs down and retailers increasingly outsource their logistics to 3PLs, the sector is going through a major technological revolution.