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Invention & innovation

The focus needs to go from novel technologies to novel business models.

Roger Egan is the CEO of online grocery retailer redmart, which is turning the traditional grocery business model on its head by offering convenient home deliveries at low prices by making available products direct from manufacturers.

THOMAS Edison, one of the greatest inventors ever to have lived, is best known for inventing a long-lasting, practical electric electric bulb. And although the value of this invention is undeniable, we don't consider it to be Edison's biggest invention. In fact, there were at least 22 inventors