Monthly Archives: December 2013

Direct selling should invest in new technologies and human resources

For the last twenty years, direct selling has increased a lot in France. Since 1993, the number of companies employing at least one person has been multiplied by 2.3. Moreover, the added value increased by more than 30% between 2000 … Continue reading

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Energy performance in the service sector: teaching the users is an issue of major importance

Controlling energy costs in the service sector buildings has become an issue of major importance, on the one hand to fulfil the objectives of the Grenelle de l’environnement (the French protocol on climate change) and on the other hand to … Continue reading

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The French industry of consumer goods should take better account of the consumers’ expectations

For the last ten years, while the French production of consumer goods has dropped of an average 0,5% per year, jobs in this industry have decreased by 4,5% per year. Although deindustrialisation and the economic crisis are the major reasons … Continue reading

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