To use the chart, analysts plot a scatter graph to rank the business units (or products) on the basis of their relative market shares and growth rates.
Cash cows is where a company has high market share in a slow-growing industry. These units typically generate cash in excess of the amount of cash needed to maintain the business. They are regarded as staid and boring, in a "mature" market, yet corporations value owning them due to their cash generating qualities. They are to be "milked" continuously with as little investment as possible, since such investment would be wasted in an industry with low growth.
"Star" is a song by Erasure, released in 1990 as the fourth European (and third American) single from the group's fourth studio album Wild!.
A straightforward dance music track with disco elements, "Star" was written by Erasure members Vince Clarke and Andy Bell, its lyrical content clearly referencing nuclear war; Erasure's own form of protest song. When released as a single, the track was remixed slightly for radio, bringing acoustic guitar elements and various background vocal parts forward in the mix.
Maritime is an album by Minotaur Shock, released in 2005 via 4AD. At Metacritic, which assigns a normalised rating out of 100to reviews from mainstream critics, Maritime received an average score of 76, based on 15reviews, indicating "generally favorable reviews".
"Muesli" – 3:06
"(She's In) Dry Dock Now" – 3:56
"Vigo Bay" – 4:22
"Six Foolish Fishermen" – 3:54
"Hilly" – 6:33
"Twosley" – 4:05
"Somebody Once Told Me It Existed But They Never Found It" – 6:00
Beyond establishing whether or not viticulture can even be sustained in an area, the climatic influences of a particular area goes a long way in influencing the type of grape varieties grown in a region and the type of viticultural practices that will be used. The presence of adequate sun, heat and water are all vital to the healthy growth and development of grapevines during the growing season. Additionally, continuing research has shed more light on the influence of dormancy that occurs after harvest when the grapevine essentially shuts down and reserves its energy for the beginning of the next year's growing cycle.
Maritime and coached the offensive linemen in past years in both this North-South All-StarGame and in the Shrine MapleSugar Bowl, the annual summer classic that pits the top recent high school graduates of Vermont against their counterparts of New Hampshire.
Sunday's international fleet review marks the 70th anniversary of the founding of Japan's postwar navy, called the MaritimeSelf-Defense Force, seven years after Japan was demilitarized after its World War II defeat ...Naval officers from about 30 countries are expected to attend the gathering to discuss maritime security.
Durban — The Transnet National Ports Authority’s (TNPA) Port of Durban hosted the top 50 maritime pupils from five eThekwini schools, to give them a glimpse of port operations ... It was very important that we demonstrate to the young maritime stars how the ports play a pivotal role in our day-to-day lives through the maritime logistics value chain.
Wissam Lahham, a constitutional law professor at St ... Aoun's biggest achievement came last week. He signed a U.S.-mediated maritime border agreement with Israel that Beirut hopes will lead to gas exploration in the Mediterranean ... previous coverage. Israel says historic agreement made with Lebanon on maritime borders. Subscribe to Stars and Stripes ... .
The United States should combine with India, Australia and Japan to launch a standing Indo-Pacific maritime force to counter China, according to a former U.S ... "My belief is that to get the Quad moving, we should establish a standing Quad maritime force that's in being all the time," he said, Nikkei Asia reported Friday.
JERUSALEM — Israel's Supreme Court on Sunday threw out four legal challenges to a landmark maritime agreement between Israel and Lebanon, clearing a major hurdle for the deal that could mark a major breakthrough in relations between the two countries ... Israel says historic agreement made with Lebanon on maritime borders.
Star-Kist cannery on Terminal Island in San Pedro... Workers stand in front of the main entrance of Star-Kist Plant 4, on Terminal Island, San Pedro, circa 1963. (Photo Courtesy Los AngelesMaritime Museum). Exterior of the Star-Kist plant that once employed thousands in its tuna cannery in San Pedro ... (Photo courtesy of Los Angeles Maritime Museum).