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The ERA Global Newsletter

The ERA Global News Post-Conference Summer Edition 2019 is now available

This edition is full of all the news, reviews and photos from the Budapest conference, and includes an important message from our new Chairman Ken Daly and also a personal video message from Judith Williams, our Business Personality of the Year 2019. In addition you will find several features on the 2019 EMMA Awards and Winners and also on our highly successful Business Speed Dating Event - 10 of the conference first timers introduce themselves here. There are also excellent Insight Articles by industry experts as well as a special Portrait Interview with Industry Personality Janie Peace, JML's legendary Director of International Sales and the usual global industry news, trends and developments.

Yay! Only ca. 10 months to go until the AMSTERDAM CONFERENCE 9th-11th June 2020!!! Don't forget to SAVE THE DATE!

Also please SAVE THE DATE for the Annual Membership Meeting on 6th February in Frankfurt!

The experts who have written for this edition include: Ken Daly whose article 'Flying Speed' comments on market changes particularly in the UK and reflects on the right strategy to achieve 'Flying speed' and avoid playing into the hands of Amazon. Also Budd Margolis' article: Global Industry News Update: In challenging Times Everyone Probes For A Path Forward gives much food for thought and Studio Moderna share stories of employee recognition, motivation and brand engagement to further inspire us!

Last but not least, find out how both the ERA Europe membership and benefits are growing and how ERA Europe is transitioning into ERA Global. Catch up on our activities and important changes in the regular bulletins from the Self-Regulation and Public Affairs committees, including ERA Europe's Call to Action position paper on Counterfeiting which is an important topic for us all. Also Industry News from France: there has been a further development in the French market.

If you have any comments or would like to submit news or articles, we would be delighted to hear from you.

Best regards,
The ERA Global News Team