Posts Tagged ‘Veet’

Going Digital in China

Thursday, July 12th, 2012

I am now in the Beijing office for nearly a month. I am very much fascinated by the way we are marketing our brands in this market. The media landscape is much more cluttered than in any other market (maybe not really a surprise given China is the most populated country in the world). There [...]

Store visits in Beijing

Wednesday, June 13th, 2012

As already announced in my last blog post I was going to visit some typical retail stores. Samantha, my HR colleague and me were picked up by Sam, the city manager for the Beijing area. We have been visiting all different kinds of stores: Hypermarkets: Carrefour, Lottemart and Wumart Supermarkets: Jenny Lou’s, Jingkelong Drugstores:

All in a day… Managing complexity, GM and profit

Thursday, October 27th, 2011

Sitting in the Scientific Services Group (SSG) , which is part of RB’s Research and Development (R&D) department, your work has a huge impact on the profitability of a really exciting region! Your ability to affect profitability can happen in much shorter timeframes than in category development as this department focuses on new product developments [...]

Make the world YOUR Oyster

Monday, October 10th, 2011

International opportunities Before I started working at RB, I went travelling for 3 months… and I LOVED IT! I was pretty sad to come home and realise that this wouldn’t be possible again for a long time. Little did I know, but RB would offer me some amazing travel opportunities. RB really has been the [...]

A bite of values, a sip of culture – bringing RB to students

Wednesday, February 23rd, 2011

Omar Hasan Khan Hello! My name’s Omar and I am currently pursuing my MBA from the Institute of Business Administration (IBA) in Karachi, Pakistan. I am also a RB Campus Brand Manager – an opportunity that came calling as a result of the graduate internship programme I was part of during the summer of 2010. [...]