Conference notes provide firsthand updates and in-depth coverage of topical conference developments, including invaluable comments and interviews with sources.


June 30, 2016 | TMT

Key network operators and device OEMs are expected to meet in the next two weeks to pass specifications for embedded SIM (eSIM) cards in response to growing frustration among OEMs over ongoing delays by the GSM Association (GSMA), the global regulato

June 01, 2016 | Cyclicals

Despite a few upbeat presentations by select shippers, the NARS (North American Rail Shippers) 2016 Annual Meeting was fairly muted as railroad executives set a more somber tone on the state of the industry, which is experiencing hundreds of parked l

May 17, 2016 | Consumer Retail

Wearable Technologies: Wearable device vendors were out in force at CES trying to leverage China’s fitness craze showing off their newest smartwatches and wristbands designed primarily for sports activities.

April 21, 2016 | Cyclicals

Bauma Activity Beats Expectations

March 24, 2016 | Consumer Retail

Walking the floor at the China Franchise Expo (held in Chengdu, China, March 12-13), OTR Global found large crowds gathered for presentations by Yum Brands Inc.’s KFC and high interest in KFC franchising opportunities among Exp

March 16, 2016 | Consumer Retail

In four days of discussions with natural products suppliers at the Natural Products Expo West 2016 trade show in Anaheim, OTR Global learned details about a range of natural and mainstream retailers and distributors:

February 25, 2016 | TMT
Qualcomm: Strong Line Up for Snapdragon 820