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GlobalData Thematic Intelligence

COP27: Have we committed to our goals?

In general, the goal of COP27 centered around adaptive measures to save those that are in danger of the effects of climate change.

What does Biden’s executive order mean for worldwide AI regulation?

Regulators worldwide are designing and implementing AI legislation to keep up with technology’s pace of development.

What in the world has happened since COP27?

Governments are being forced into action on ESG topics.

M&A market performance suffered in Q3 2023

Deal activity was impacted by several factors including higher inflation and rising interest rates.

Generative AI – beyond the hype

A recent survey by Verdict Media shows that 73% of respondents either partially or fully understand Generative AI.

Packaging companies will benefit from the enterprise metaverse

GlobalData predicts that global metaverse market revenue will reach $627bn by 2030.

Why should packaging companies invest in Cloud computing?

Cloud computing allows packaging companies to digitalise their operations and better manage data, which will become essential especially if they have complex IT landscapes.

Why must businesses become circular?

The linear economy model has been increasingly implemented by businesses in the packaging industry as there is a conceptual change towards sustainability.

Why should packaging companies invest in robotics?

The packaging industry can widely benefit from robotics as robots can make operations automatic, thus rendering processes easier and more effective.

The Metaverse: Macroeconomic trends