growth step

growth step

[′grōth ‚step]
(crystallography)
A ledge on a crystal surface, one or more lattice spacings high, where crystal growth can take place.
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Whether that commercial agreement is important because it's a first tentative growth step for a new business or the final piece of a global trading platform for a multi national, there is a Birmingham commercial lawyer that can add value.
This provides an excellent base for the next growth step and I am convinced that EQT is the right partner to support Open Systems in unlocking its full potential in the future, says Florian Funk, Partner at EQT Partners, Investment Advisor to EQT Mid Market Europe.
This is growth step for the store and so it has not been disappointing.
The village was an organic kind of growth step for us.
It found that in the years of the championships since 1996, England has seen average consumer spending growth step up from 0.
So retailers, even world-class retailers, are busy cleaning up their stores, adding staff when strategy previously dictated that staffing levels be reduced, remodeling stores while slowing new-store construction, rethinking growth strategies that had them entering new markets, new countries, new global outposts simply because that was the next logical growth step.
Timely additions of board members who can assist with the unique challenges in this growth step can be done three-to-five years before the liquidity event.
This acquisition is an important growth step for Palfinger's marine business.
A decisive growth step was taken in 2012 with acquisition of Dutch company CLIQ B.
In the height of the sixth war, Yemen's neighborhood, along with international capitals concerned with Yemen's affairs, moved in two directions: a growth direction through the donors' conference in London and subsequent executive meetings, and a security direction through assistance and cooperative agreements - in hopes that a growth step will stem the widening influence of extremism, which is taking place as a result of poverty and neglect, and that a security step will stop extremism in Yemen from returning to terrorist attacks that target the West on its home soil.
Cimber Sterling needs to strengthen its financial muscles after the acquisition of bankrupt local low-cost player Sterling Airlines A/S in December 2008, which was a growth step for the air carrier but also weakened its economy.
Peter Antoinette, president of the firm, said Nanocomp "has made the crucial growth step moving from research to production with the implementation of aggressively scaled-up operations to allow production of the world's largest sheets of carbon nanotube material," a process that "forms the basis for our strategy to produce value-added (carbon nanotube) components from unique nanomaterials.