US companies often think about strategy in terms of chasing customers or pursuing market opportunities, but Indian firms will more often start by identifying their strengths, identifying their customers' needs, and then try to meet those needs.
The dollar value of US retail wine sales dropped 3.3% to $29 billion in 2009 after rising every year and almost tripling from 1991 through 2008. More than 30 wineries are for sale in California, Oregon and Washington, the most ever.
Toyota’s Prius hybrid outsold all other car brands in Japan last month. The world’s No 1 car company moved 27,000 units of the car off dealer lots. It is the 10th straight month in a row that the Prius was the top-selling car in Toyota’s home market.