Deloitte Articles

Deloitte Fine: 14 Million Pounds, or $22 Million Deloitte Fine: 14 Million Pounds, or $22 Million

The accounting firm that advised the MG Rover Group and the Phoenix Four, Deloitte & Touche, has been fined £14 million, or roughly $22 million U.S., for a conflict of interest. The Guardian reports that the Financial Reporting Council, which …

More Shoppers Going Online To Find Food Deals

Consumers, looking for deals and discounts on food purchases, are increasingly turning to online tools to save money on groceries, according to Deloitte’s "2010 Consumer Food Safety Survey."

The survey found 33 percent of respondents subscribed to receive emails/recipes/coupons directly from food manufacturers/companies, a six percent increase from 2008.

Holiday Shoppers Turning To Social Media And Internet
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Digital technologies continue to drive a new approach to shopping, with social media and mobile phones becoming key influencers this holiday season, according to a new survey of holiday retail spending and trends by Deloitte.

Social media is gaining traction with 17 percent of consumers planning to use social media during their holiday shopping, and 60 percent plan to use it to find discounts, coupons and sales information, More than half (53%) plans to use social media to research gift ideas, while 52 percent plan to check the gift wish lists of friends and family.

Most Enterprises Taking Social Media Seriously

Deloitte, Beeline Labs and the Society for New Communications Research have released findings from a study of companies sponsoring online communities. The study found that enterprises are continuing to invest in social media tools and online communities.

Who Will Manage The Online Ad Conversation?

The debut of Facebook’s Social Ads builds upon the path of “pull” advertising being walked in social media. It presents a challenge to the brands, marketers, and agencies who manage the advertising message.

Product Sellers Should Focus On Online Reviews

More people are looking to online reviews, which are having a significant impact on their purchasing decision.

Oracle Apps Blog – 10 Questions
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I got 10 interview questions from Marian Crkon of The Feature blog, which I’ve answered as follows:

Deloitte & Touche Settles Adelphia and Just For Feet Cases

Deloitte & Touche has reached settlements related to the 2000 audit of Adelphia and the 1998 audit of Just For Feet.