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Pitch my shop
Herold.at, Austria’s Yellow Pages, offers a virtual tour through the country’s shopping streets and even inside the stores. Shop owners can upload videos where they can present and pitch themselves and their shop to potential consumers.
Why it matters
This demonstrates how the collaboration between online search tools and brands can bring about advantages for both. What other content may we see businesses share that will add depth to the online experience?
16. September 2009
Two Spanish travel agents have recently joined forces in a bid to boost their offering in an increasingly recession-hit travel market. Carrefour Travels, a ‘traditional’ travel agency aims to take advantage of the online coverage that Logitravel offers, while Logitravel aim to cross-sell its “Cruises and Coasts” products to selected Carrefour Travels clients.
‘Arduino’ is an electronics prototyping company that specialises in flexible and easy-to-use hardware and software. Its innovations are open source, which means they can be used and developed by other people without paying any royalties to their original inventors. The service is intended for artists, designers, hobbyists and anyone interested in creating electronic projects of their own.