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Top 100 Business Trends in November

From Ai-Powered Shopping Carts to VR Cannabis Experiences

— November 23, 2019 — Business
The list of November 2019 business trends explores many different ways that brands are representing themselves, curating retail experiences for consumers, and more. There has been a lot of progressive concepts that launched into action this month -- one of these examples is 'Irisa,' a cannabis retail space.

Irisa curates a retail experience using virtual reality in order to create an interactive initiative that allows customers to experience what cannabis feels like before trying it. It uses essential oils, pre-loaded software, and a Wireless Oculus Headset. Another great example this month is the Caper Smart Carts by Sobeys -- it is powered by artificial intelligence and helps streamline the supermarket experience. It uses digital technology to showcase deals, recipes, product recommendations and notes what items are added to the cart.
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Chip-Coated Chicken Tenders
Chip-Coated Chicken Tenders
The KFC x Lay's Bar-B-Q Tenders are Only Available Until November 10
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Inspiring Photography Stores
Inspiring Photography Stores
Fujifilm's Photography Concept Store Encourages Creativity
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EV Charging Networks
EV Charging Networks
Ford Recently Announced the FordPass Network of EV Charging Stations
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Enhanced Readymade Egg Rolls
Enhanced Readymade Egg Rolls
The New Van's Kitchen Roller Grill Egg Rolls are Exquisitely Crispy
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Personalized Shared Office Ads
Personalized Shared Office Ads
Knotel Launched Personalized Campaigns Targeting Specific CEOs
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Cash-Powered Digital Payments
Cash-Powered Digital Payments
Samsung Pay Cash Lets Users Complete Purchases Using Available Money
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Bagel-Like Breakfast Burritos
Bagel-Like Breakfast Burritos
The Einstein Bros. Bagelrito is Wrapped in Bagel Dough
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Smoky Piquant Tacos
Smoky Piquant Tacos
The Taco Bueno Smokehouse Tacos Come in Several Options
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92
Online Toy Sales Partnerships
Online Toy Sales Partnerships
Target Will Now Handle Orders Form the Toys 'R' Us Website
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AR-and-VR Software Acquisitions
AR-and-VR Software Acquisitions
Verizon Has Purchased All of the VR Technology Owned by Jaunt
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Freelancer Calendar Platforms
Freelancer Calendar Platforms
The 'Slate' Calendar Keeps Users in Touch with Their Business
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Third Party Space Suits
Third Party Space Suits
NASA is Looking at Outside Companies to Produce and Sell Space Suits
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Supermarket Meal Boxes
Supermarket Meal Boxes
Lidl is Inviting Loyal Customers to Open a "Lidl Micromarket" in Their Home
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Autonomous Vehicle Returns
Autonomous Vehicle Returns
Tortoise Uses Autonomous Technology to Remotely Move Scooters and Bikes
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Crypto E-Commerce Checkouts
Crypto E-Commerce Checkouts
The Moon Browser Extension Allows People to Pay on Amazon with bitcoin
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Toronto's Progressive Rehabilitation
Toronto's Progressive Rehabilitation
An Interview with Dr. Milos R. Popovic, a Leader of RehabWeek
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Scooter Rental Service Launches
Scooter Rental Service Launches
Scoot is Testing Single-Seat Mopeds in Los Angeles Markets
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Collaborative Hiring Platforms
Collaborative Hiring Platforms
The 'Luna' Applicant Tracking System Has an All-in-One Design
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Employee Virtual Pizza Parties
Employee Virtual Pizza Parties
Planetary Playfully Adds Value to the Remote Meetings of Businesses
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Narrative-Based Sales Books
Narrative-Based Sales Books
Better Selling Through Storytelling Helps Readers Captivate and Compel
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Beauty-Boosting Organic Purees
Beauty-Boosting Organic Purees
Sibu's Omega 7 Puree Relies on the Sea Buckthorn Berry's Powers
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City-Based Shuttle Van Services
City-Based Shuttle Van Services
Via Will Launch an On-Demand Van Service in Silicon Valley
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The Dating Space for Over 50
The Dating Space for Over 50
An Interview with Charly Lester, Co-Founder of Lumen
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Cashier-Free Technology Acquisitions
Cashier-Free Technology Acquisitions
Standard Cognition Purchased DeepMagic for Checkout Tech
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Promoting Bartender Wellness
Promoting Bartender Wellness
An Interview with Tequila Cazadores Brand Ambassador, Kris Bahamondes
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Electric Vehicle Stores
Electric Vehicle Stores
Polestar Announced That It Will Open North America's First EV Store
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On-Demand Tailoring Services
On-Demand Tailoring Services
Hemster is Helping Retailers Offer In-Store Tailoring Services
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Seasonal Cookie-Inspired Coffees
Seasonal Cookie-Inspired Coffees
The Nestlé Toll House Café by Chip Gingerbread Coffees are Tasty
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Discount Business Class Airlines
Discount Business Class Airlines
La Compagnie Only Offers Business Class for Travelers to Enjoy
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Luxury Linen Bedding Pop-Ups
Luxury Linen Bedding Pop-Ups
Flax Sleep is Demonstrating Its Bedding at the Ossington House
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Sapphire-Inspired Jewelry Pop-Ups
Sapphire-Inspired Jewelry Pop-Ups
Sorbet Sapphire's Unique Pop-Up Will Host 16 Canadian Designers
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In-Store Doll Hospitals
In-Store Doll Hospitals
American Girl's Doll Hospitals Have Doll Doctors for Wellness Checks
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In-Store Wedding Ceremonies
In-Store Wedding Ceremonies
Helzberg Diamonds is Inviting Couples to Get 'Hitched at Helzberg'
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In-Store Doll Salons
In-Store Doll Salons
The American Girl Salon Invites Girls to Match their Favorite Doll's Style
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Drone Package Delivery Services
Drone Package Delivery Services
UPS and CVS are Launching a Drone Prescription Delivery Service
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Chocolate-Covered QSR Pizzas
Chocolate-Covered QSR Pizzas
The Domino's Japan Halloween Triple Chocolate Pizza is Indulgent
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Airline Baby-Screaming Tools
Airline Baby-Screaming Tools
Japan Airlines' Baby Seat Map Boasts a Comfortable Flight Experience
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Grocery Delivery Acquisitions
Grocery Delivery Acquisitions
Uber Acquired Grocery Delivery Startup Cornershop
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Charitable Judicial Dolls
Charitable Judicial Dolls
Barbie's Dream Gap is Targeting Girls Interested in Judicial Careers
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Interactive Beauty Departments
Interactive Beauty Departments
CVS and Glamsquad are Offering In-Store Blowouts, Tutorials & More
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Frozen Sea Buckthorn Berries
Frozen Sea Buckthorn Berries
Boreal Winery Harvests and Packages Its Farm-Grown Berries
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Advertisement-Covered Receipts
Advertisement-Covered Receipts
FreeReceiptPaper will Offer Free Receipt Rolls with Ads on the Rear
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Meat Producer-Branded Vegan Slices
Meat Producer-Branded Vegan Slices
Pork Producer Tulip Ltd Launched the Green Butcher Line
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In-Fridge Home Grocery Deliveries
In-Fridge Home Grocery Deliveries
Walmart Will Now Put Your Groceries Directly into Your Fridge
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Mindful Entrepreneur Book Launches
Mindful Entrepreneur Book Launches
The Self-Reliant Entrepreneur Features 366 Daily Reflections
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Pet-Friendly Rideshare Features
Pet-Friendly Rideshare Features
The New Uber Pet Feature will Launch in the US on October 16
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Career Skillset Improvement Tools
Career Skillset Improvement Tools
The 'planext' Career Information Tool Helps with Futureproofing
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Personalized Prescription Skincare
Personalized Prescription Skincare
Face-Rx by Musely Makes Medicated Skincare More Accessible
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Retro Gamer Services
Retro Gamer Services
The Atari Gaming Subscription Service is in Partnership with Antstream Arcade
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Social Media Tequila Purchases
Social Media Tequila Purchases
You Can Now Buy PATRÓN Tequila With a Swipe on Instagram
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Checkout-Free Retail Stores
Checkout-Free Retail Stores
The Tesco Express Store Lets Shoppers Grab Items and Go
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Streamlined Freelancer Hiring Platforms
Streamlined Freelancer Hiring Platforms
The 'Freesy' Platform Connects Freelancers to Companies
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Muscle Car-Inspired Electric SUVs
Muscle Car-Inspired Electric SUVs
Ford's Electric SUV Will Be Revealed at the LA Auto Show
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Spooky Cinema-Themed Pubs
Spooky Cinema-Themed Pubs
The Ill Minster Pub Has a Seasonal Nightmare Before Christmas Theme
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Professional eSports Facilities
Professional eSports Facilities
Nerd Street Gamers Will Create a Public eSports Facility
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Dedicated Autonomous Technology Groups
Dedicated Autonomous Technology Groups
The Volvo Autonomous Solutions Group Will Operate in 2020
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Comfortable Orange-Accented Running Shoes
Comfortable Orange-Accented Running Shoes
End. Collaborates on a New New Balance 878 Colorway
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Influencer-Branded Collections
Influencer-Branded Collections
The Superdown x Draya Michele Collection Was Inspired by Nightlife
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Rustic Chocolatier Hybrids
Rustic Chocolatier Hybrids
Fumihiko Sano Studio Curates a Space for a Bean-to-Bar Chocolate Brand
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Digital Wardrobe Assistant Apps
Digital Wardrobe Assistant Apps
The 'Trunkee' App Organizes Fashions, Helps with Selling and More
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Comedy-Inspired Pop-Ups
Comedy-Inspired Pop-Ups
A New Mean Girls-Inspired Pop-Up Restaurant Called Fetch is Opening
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Farm-to-Bottle Cold Pressed Juices
Farm-to-Bottle Cold Pressed Juices
B. Fresh Expands Its Beverage Range with Cold Pressed Shots
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TV Host Coffee Shops
TV Host Coffee Shops
Joanna Gaines Just Opened Her New 'Magnolia Press' Coffee Shop in Waco, Texas
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Dog-Friendly Secret Menus
Dog-Friendly Secret Menus
One Starbucks Secret Menu Item is Geared Toward Furry Companions
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Cosmetic Store Conveyor Belts
Cosmetic Store Conveyor Belts
Lush is Presenting Plastic-Free Bath Products in a Unique Way
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Sit-Down Convenience Stores
Sit-Down Convenience Stores
The First-Ever First-Ever Sit-Down 7-Eleven Has Opened in Dallas
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Electric VOLT Flight Tests
Electric VOLT Flight Tests
Lilium Put Its Lilium Jet Through the First Phase of Flight Tests
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Shoe-Swapping Marketplaces
Shoe-Swapping Marketplaces
Shoe Bank is a Re-Commerce Platform for Exchanging Footwear
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Pint-Sized Pancake Houses
Pint-Sized Pancake Houses
The World’s Tiniest IHOP Just Opened Up in Los Angeles
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Bespoke Data-Driven Merchandize
Bespoke Data-Driven Merchandize
Band 'Bring Me the Horizon' and Spotify Debut Customized Shirts
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Millennial Financial Wellness Pop-Ups
Millennial Financial Wellness Pop-Ups
Personal Finance Platform Credit Karma is Advice-Driven
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IoT-Powered Retail Handles
IoT-Powered Retail Handles
The Digital Media Marketing Cooler Door Display Handle is Connected
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Eco-Friendly Shaving Products
Eco-Friendly Shaving Products
Friction Free Shaving Launched in 245 Boots Stores in the UK
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Real-Time Storefront Displays
Real-Time Storefront Displays
Fomo Storefront Shows People What Other Customers Purchase
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Sustainability-Focused Shopping Initiatives
Sustainability-Focused Shopping Initiatives
Madewell and thredUP Debut the Madewell Archive
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Beer Ring Recycling Initiatives
Beer Ring Recycling Initiatives
Hi-Cone and TerraCycle Launched a Beer Ring Recycling Program
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Upcycled Sustainable Fashion Campaigns
Upcycled Sustainable Fashion Campaigns
thredUP and Amour Vert Seek to Encourage an Eco Mindset
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Jeans-Centric Fashion Capsules
Jeans-Centric Fashion Capsules
Cult of Individuality Celebrates the Anniversary of Its Product
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Electric Air Mobility Vehicles
Electric Air Mobility Vehicles
Boeing and Porsche Will Collaborate on an Electric Flying Car
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Artist-Supporting Concept Stores
Artist-Supporting Concept Stores
Vans' London Store Hosts Exhibitions for Emerging Talent
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Utilitarian Fashion Lookbooks
Utilitarian Fashion Lookbooks
Zara's SRPLS Capsule is Militant and Dominant in Camo Prints
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Eye-Catching Boutique Cabinet Arrangements
Eye-Catching Boutique Cabinet Arrangements
Roman and Williams Design Three Cabinets of Curiosities
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Winter-Ready High Fashion Releases
Winter-Ready High Fashion Releases
A Prada Pop-Up is Launched at KM20 for the Linea Rossa Capsule
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Artful Delicatessen Installations
Artful Delicatessen Installations
Delicatessen on 6th Sells Felted Objects by Artist Lucy Sparrow
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Beer Draught Format Expansion
Beer Draught Format Expansion
Corona Extra Launched in Draught Format Across the UK
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Alternative Packaging Initiatives
Alternative Packaging Initiatives
Dove is Planning to Reduce Plastic Waste with a New Strategy
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AI-Powered Shopping Carts
AI-Powered Shopping Carts
Sobeys' Caper Smart Carts Help Shoppers Skip the Checkout Line
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Visually Enchanting Anti-Plastic Stores
Visually Enchanting Anti-Plastic Stores
The Pass on Plastic Pop-Up Reminded Consumers of the Issue
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Culturally Powered Mexican Pop-Ups
Culturally Powered Mexican Pop-Ups
The Made in Mexico City Pop-Up Celebrates Design and Culture
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Exclusive Snack Pop-Ups
Exclusive Snack Pop-Ups
Pop Up Grocer in SoHo Offered the Most Obscure & Highly Desirable Snacks
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Ready-to-Make Smoothie Cubes
Ready-to-Make Smoothie Cubes
Channelzero Boasts a Very Promising Product & Its Called Super Cubes
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VR-Powered Cannabis Experiences
VR-Powered Cannabis Experiences
Irisa is Disrupting the Cannabis Retail Space with Virtual Reality
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Weather-Themed Apparel Pop-Ups
Weather-Themed Apparel Pop-Ups
The Arrival's Temporary NYC Shop Reflects Three Microclimates
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Artist-Centric Adult Coloring Books
Artist-Centric Adult Coloring Books
Aimful Books Boasts a Range of Street Art Coloring Books
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Street Artist Product Shops
Street Artist Product Shops
The Banksy Gross Domestic Product Shop is Located in Croydon
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Sustainable High-End Outerwear
Sustainable High-End Outerwear
The Moncler Grenoble Range is Going to Be Available on Highsnobiety
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Playful Robustly Colored Fashion
Playful Robustly Colored Fashion
The Hayley Elsaesser x Twik Collection Embraces a Candy Colorway
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Psychology-Inspired Designer Furniture Shops
Psychology-Inspired Designer Furniture Shops
Gestalt is a New Retail Space in Hudson, NYC
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Photosynthetic Clothing
Photosynthetic Clothing
Roya Aghighi Develops Fabrics with Photosynthetic Properties
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Building the Sustainable Business Mandate
Building the Sustainable Business Mandate
An Interview with Hakan Bulgurlu, the CEO of Arçelik
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