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Indonesia to tweak retail rules as economy grows


  • Jakarta Post (Indonesia), The

Officials in Indonesia may revise rules that limit the number of stores companies and franchisees can own, and require merchants to source 80% of their goods locally. "I will attempt to ensure how Ind… Read More

Take interactive mapping tech on vacation


  • CNET

Lexy Savvides surveys applications, products and services offering interactive mapping, allowing users to track their trips and share information with family and friends. The offerings include Google … Read More

Ingram Micro becomes a cloud service provider to fill market gaps


  • Talkin' Cloud

Ingram Micro has added branded solutions for cloud services, in part because customers are finding a lack of options for their channel or channel segment, says executive Renee Bergeron. "They can sele… Read More

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