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Israel Trade & Economic Office

U.S. Midwest Region

Israel Retail Tech Start Ups Meet with Retailers and Brands in Chicago (IRCE)

On June 2-4 the Government of Israel Economic Mission in Chicago hosted a delegation of 18 Israeli companies in the digital marketing space. The companies’ solutions ranged from personalized marketing,web/stores experience and analytics to online payments
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Israeli water technology featured in Chicago Tribune

category: Water
In an article published Jan. 2, 2015 in the Chicago Tribune, titled “For water’s sake, Chicago researchers reach across the seas to Israel”, Alex Rodriguez describes the ongoing collaboration between Ben Gurion University and the
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Walgreens to take over Alliance Boots

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The Chicago based drugstore chain Walgreens will buy the remaining 55% shares of Alliance Boots, as the company announced. After the acquisition of already 45% of the European pharmaceutical wholesaler Alliance Boots two years ago, Walgreens
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Tel Aviv and Israel Serve as Model for Chicago

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In a front page article of the Sunday Tribune (September 7, 2014), Chicago Tribune reporter Kathy Bergen details how global cities, like Chicago, can look to Tel Aviv and Israel as a model for how
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Israeli Retail Tech Companies Spend Week in Chicago

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A group of Israeli retail Tech companies came to Chicago in mid-June 2014 to participate at the Internet Retailer Conference & Exhibition. IRCE is the flagship event of the e-commerce industry and draws nearly 10,000 vendors
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Israeli Students Visit Chicago Through Zell Entrepreneurship Program

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A group of 22 students visited Chicago this week to learn more about the business and entrepreneurial community in the city, ultimately to help the students with their own business ventures.  The group is part
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Boeing Celebrates Partnership with Israel Aerospace Industries

Chicago-based Boeing Company announced last month a renewed work agreement with Israel Aerospace Industries.  The two companies met in Tel Aviv last month to celebrate 10 years of collaboration on the Arrow Weapon System,
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