DISCOVER magazine, the leading popular science magazine in the US, hired Abstract Edge to create a new website that would be more compelling to its community and subscribers. This high-traffic site, developed on the open source Plone content management system, contains every article of every issue since 1992, categorized, related and searchable, and allows DISCOVER to take advantage of blogging, podcasting, photo galleries, and video technologies, and greatly facilitates the publication of the online magazine.
DP World Antwerp is a fully owned subsidiary of DP World. DP World is one of the largest marine terminal operators in the world and has the widest network of any, with 42 terminals spanning 22 countries and five continents. Its growth has been fuelled by acquisitions and its business philosophy, based on a belief that serving customers is what should drive every aspect of its business. When it was first established in 1999, Dubai Ports International had initially applied its expertise to managing ports in the Middle East, India and Europe. A giant leap forward was taken with the acquisition of the P&O Group in March 2006, expanding our portfolio of terminals.
Chem-Dry is a world-wide carpet and upholstery cleaner. With more than 4,000 locations worldwide. Chem-Dry uses the environmentally friendly & proprietary carbonated cleaning solution.
The Notz Group is a group of five established, independent enterprises in the metal processing industry whose product lines perfectly complement each other. Sharing a high degree of specialization and service-orientation, their top position in the respective markets is enhanced by the application of laboratory synergies. //// Raptus AG was charged with consulting, the general concept, technical implementation and graphic work (screen- and corporate design). //// This project covers 5 different Plone instances hosted by Raptus AG. One more instance is used internally as an intranet.
SPI Group is one of the world's leading drinks companies. They are Russia's largest exporter of vodka and owner of the famous Stolichnaya brand. As well as alcohol production, they have diversified into agriculture for grain production as well as innovative property development. The site is deployed using the Plone content management system that allows content to be managed in both English and Russian using a dedicated management portal. Multiple language support as well as ease of use and scalability were the main reasons behind SPI's decision to use a Beetlebrow Plone solution.
ThyssenKrupp is a $46 billions/year company, with over 190,000 employees. Their Marine Systems division in Canada runs on Plone 3.0, which also hosts a Custom Plone Bid Procurement System developed by Vurtur. www.vurtur.com
Uniq is a European chilled convenience food group enjoying many market-leading positions, selling products in 12 countries as a major supplier to leading supermarket groups on a branded and customer own-label basis. Employing almost 7000 people in operations across Europe, the group recorded a turnover of over £700 Million for FY 2006. Uniq approached Netsight to design and build a new corporate website, aimed primarily at their corporate partners and investors. Uniq had already selected Plone as the platform for their corporate intranet, and wanted to integrate the public website with the intranet as closely as possible.