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The online auctioneer ricardo.at became Austria’s market leader since its launch in 2008 and maintains its position against global competitor ebay.
Why it matters
This is an example of the importance of locality when competing with global organisations. How can global brands implement insights from local markets as consumers look to what's familiar and authentic?
New York Grand Hyatt complements its upscale room service with a contemporary “grab-and-go” food bar located in the lobby. The bar includes more affordable, healthy choices (compared to the high-priced room service menu) and is primarily sourced from local suppliers.
Interest in long-distance running has never been greater in Sweden. With a record number of participants running in the Stockholm Marathon this year, a number of new training clubs have appeared around the country.