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Malaysia Airlines turnaround challenge 'unprecedented' image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 18th of November 2016 05:44:47 AM
....He said that the airline needed to focus on the rise of travel among Chinese people, and that it would move quickly to profit from that "megatrend". But he conceded that Asia was a crowded market place and his airline had its work cut out, especially within Malaysia. ...
Deutsche Post agrees to buy UK Mail image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 28th of September 2016 08:06:31 AM
....The parcel delivery company has a network of more than 50 sites across the UK and more than 25,000 customers. It competes in a crowded marketplace which, despite the rise in online shopping, has had its problems. ...
Love to chat  image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 25th of August 2016 11:23:25 PM
...."WhatsApp, WeChat, Line, Snapchat and a handful of others would seem to have the platform side sewn up as we head towards a one-stop-shop approach, where messaging apps become almost a command line for people's lives," says Eamonn Carey from Techstars, the tech start-up accelerator. So how do the newcomers differentiate themselves in such a crowded market and keep their users loyal?. ...
Brexit may blind us to BHS’s bankers image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 26th of June 2016 06:00:06 AM
....Ocado reports first-half results on Tuesday with investors still waiting for news of a deal to sign up an overseas user of the online retailer’s much-vaunted stock systems. When Ocado agreed to handle Morrisons’ internet business in 2013, optimistic investors decided Ocado was a technology company with countless potential customers round the world rather than an online grocer in an increasingly crowded market. ...
Should there be a crusade to save British pubs? image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 31st of March 2016 08:12:09 AM
....". The squeeze on the number of pubs will potentially affect small breweries who are competing in a crowded marketplace for the same customers, explains Barton. ...
Thirst for craft beer and 'dry January' affects Adnams image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 24th of March 2016 12:24:24 PM
....”. Chairman Jonathan Adnams said the fall in revenues was also partly down to an increasingly crowded market for craft beers and ales. ...
Supercars set to roar off the block image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 1st of March 2016 12:11:00 AM
.... A few spy shots of a camouflaged DB11s have aired on social media, but nothing official has so far been released. Look out, too, for Maserati's entry into the crowded market for sports utility vehicles. ...
Is self-publishing coming of age? image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 9th of February 2016 12:03:15 AM
.... . Generous profit margins don't mean so much if you are selling cheap and struggling to sell at all in a crowded market. ...
Who will be the winners in the Christmas supermarket sweep? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 19th of December 2015 04:00:25 PM
....However, the latest market share figures shows the company’s sales are still falling after three years of decline. This is partly because Morrisons has sold off its convenience store chain, M Local, but the retailer is also struggling to find its place in a crowded market. ...
Is durable the new black? image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 17th of December 2015 12:14:17 AM
....The brand is just two-years-old, meaning that it's too early to tell if the items really will last for three decades. The idea, he says, was initially a way for him to try and get exposure for his company in a crowded marketplace, and has resulted in what he says is a "more gimmicky" brand than he originally envisioned. ...
Record-breaking deals activity to continue in 2016 but IPOs might have peaked image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Wednesday 9th of December 2015 05:00:35 AM
.... . He noted that 47pc of deals this year have included an element of shares, reflecting the high valuations on the stock market despite wobbles in equities over the summer, and that private equity groups are still hungry for deals but continue to struggle to find assets at the right price in a crowded market. ...
'Most firms will be using 3D printing' image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 2nd of December 2015 12:35:33 AM
....But it faces stiff competition: one estimate suggests there are now 49 manufacturers of industrial grade 3D printers around the world. This young firm clearly has its work cut out, in an increasingly crowded marketplace. ...
The app that hopes to empower women image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 18th of November 2015 12:30:09 AM
....The cash is being used to expand Clue's team of 22 full-time staff, develop new features for the app and increase the number of users. Clue is the latest addition to an increasingly crowded market place. ...
Break through the noise: the power of podcasting in business image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 9th of November 2015 07:39:31 AM
. One of the big problems facing businesses is the struggle to be heard in a crowded marketplace. ...
Star Wars The Force Awakens Battle Action Millennium Falcon is best toy for Christmas 2015 image
.... Of all the Star Wars toys, this is the one that has caught my eye -- despite its high price. But it is a crowded market. ...
'In 10 years we'll be a household name' image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 26th of October 2015 12:06:02 AM
....In conversation they tumble over each other with shared enthusiasm, interrupt and finish each other's sentences. She's excited about what makes their company stand out in the already very crowded market for professional training. ...
Dear Jeremy – your work problems solved image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 3rd of October 2015 05:59:01 AM
....• A clearer focus on your unique skills is needed – your USPs. This “I have had 20 years of doing something” is often simply not hard-hitting enough in a crowded market full of people who know how to push those buttons. ...
'Business is not rocket science. I’m not saving lives or doing open-heart surgery' image
.... Company founder Cassandra Stavrou, perched on a desk in the corner of the open-plan office, has a policy of hiring “attitude over experience”, an approach that seems to have served the company well. Founded in October 2011, Propercorn has carved itself an impressive niche in a crowded marketplace. ...
What does it take to sell to America? image
Source : Independent [Read Article] Monday 7th of September 2015 11:15:08 PM
.... And some of the biggest names on the high street have also fallen by the wayside. So the big question facing Primark, which has decided to give it a go with the launch of its Boston store on Thursday, is: can the UK’s biggest fast fashion outlet compete in a crowded market, or will it be dumped like so many before it. ...
Nicaragua teaches a lesson in the power of micro loans image
Source : Independent [Read Article] Saturday 22nd of August 2015 12:32:29 AM
....In the town of Jinotepe, about an hour’s drive south of Managua, we meet some of those clients with Mr Scofield. Looming a foot taller than most, this mild-mannered 66-year-old New Yorker who listens to Neil Young and sees himself, in his own words, as one of the “crazies from the 60s”, he leads us through a crowded market where he is greeted successively by stallholders selling cowboy boots or second-hand clothes. ...
Small business in the spotlight ... Pubs on Wheels image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 15th of August 2015 06:50:19 AM
....Pubs on Wheels does exactly what it says on the tin. Having said that, when we decided to do this nearly two years ago we always knew it was a very crowded marketplace. ...
Small Business Person of the Week: Paul Hunter - Founder, Barking Heads image
Source : Independent [Read Article] Monday 3rd of August 2015 05:15:00 AM
....“At that stage we were ready to pitch to retailers; 70 per cent of them loved it, but the other 30 per cent hated it. That kind of strong response was what we were looking for – this is a crowded market . ...
Taxi app Gett to deliver champagne as Uber battle intensifies image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Monday 27th of July 2015 06:00:06 AM
.... Taxi apps are spreading fast . The struggle to win a share of this increasingly crowded market has sparked a price war among the various apps, which have attempted to lure drivers with sign-up bonuses and offered passengers lower rates and one-off promotions. ...
Life through a lens: how to start a successful photography business image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 20th of July 2015 11:32:00 AM
.... And, in a fiercely competitive market, in which anyone can buy a camera and call themselves a professional photographer, your experience, credibility and business acumen will be stretched and challenged in the early days. Choosing an area of photography to specialise in is one way of distinguishing yourself in a crowded market. ...
Pep&Co becomes latest high street discounter with first store in Kettering image
.... Bond said Pep&Co would easily exceed its first day target. The nascent chain is entering a crowded market against giant competitors including Tesco, Asda and Primark. ...
How to run a successful home-based event planning business image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 30th of June 2015 11:00:00 AM
.... Having a husband who is a drummer in a successful band can come in useful when she needs to find a good band that she can trust to put on a show at a wedding or party. She adds: "Finding new business is a constant challenge as the events industry is a very crowded market to be in. ...
Rush to buy after Conservative victory pushes house prices to record image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Sunday 14th of June 2015 11:01:16 PM
. House prices have shot up to record highs after the Conservative election victory triggered a rush to buy in an overcrowded market. ...
Vodafone to launch home broadband service image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 10th of June 2015 12:05:46 PM
.... The service promises guests can be signed on to the home network with one click, rather than typing in a long password. Cindy Rose, consumer director at Vodafone, said: “This is an ambitious launch for us in an already crowded market so we knew we needed to do something really unique. ...
Apple unveils streaming service Apple Music and 24-hour radio stations image
. Apple unveiled its long-awaited streaming music service on Monday, entering a crowded market for online music that already includes Spotify, Amazon and Google, as the company seeks to re-exert its dominance in digital music. ...
Because they’re worth it? The power of a celebrity brand ambassador image
.... The appointment of Lott as brand ambassador has had an invaluable impact on Magnitone: the tie-up has led to numerous pieces of editorial across national titles such as Look, the Sun and the Daily Mail. “Firstly we have a larger brand awareness with one of our target consumer groups in what is quickly becoming a crowded market space,” says Randall. ...
How to start a... PR agency image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 28th of May 2015 06:00:00 AM
....The term public relations encompasses an increasingly wide range of services, with many agencies offering social media expertise, public affairs advice and digital marketing alongside traditional press relations. While it is a crowded marketplace, which may deter some entrepreneurs, the demand for PR and reputation management remains strong. ...
Royal Mail lifts profits as parcel growth unravels image
Source : Independent [Read Article] Thursday 21st of May 2015 11:49:14 PM
. Consumers and businesses will benefit from a ferocious price war in parcel delivery this Christmas, as couriers continue to add capacity in an overcrowded market. ...
Twitter is in trouble – and that news should surprise precisely nobody image
....If Twitter is going to turn into long-term results the potential that many people believe it still has, Mr Costolo needs to find new employment, preferably before the next set of results is due. It’s not necessarily his fault that Twitter is struggling to generate the kind of returns investors hoped for in an increasingly crowded marketplace, but it certainly is his fault for making promises that Twitter is unable to keep. ...
Byron plans to open 10 new restaurants every year image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Sunday 12th of April 2015 05:02:30 PM
.... . The chain is planning to expand despite what it admitted was a crowded market for more expensive burgers. ...
Huawei and LG unveil round smartwatches at MWC image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Sunday 1st of March 2015 02:12:25 PM
....The Watch Urbane models are LG's third and fourth smartwatches, and the Huawei Watch the Chinese firm's first. "Huawei's market entry will accelerate price competition, but the increasingly crowded market, differentiation challenges and the looming Apple Watch will limit its opportunity," commented George Jijiashvili, wearables analyst at the tech consultancy CCS Insight. ...
Small Talk: Six questions that would-be entrepreneurs must ask themselves image
Source : Independent [Read Article] Sunday 4th of January 2015 10:45:51 PM
.... Look into the number of buyers you can reach and the prices they are prepared to pay. How many rivals are trying to do the same thing? You don’t need a completely new idea to make a business work, but it’s tougher to get by in a crowded marketplace. ...
Sam Shank: From horror films to hotels image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 8th of December 2014 12:43:01 AM
....In 2006 and back in California, he sold that business "for some millions" to SideStep, a travel price comparison company, then formed DealBase, a discount travel deal search engine. This was already a crowded market, however, populated by the likes of Lastminute. ...
Vodafone switches on TV and broadband services image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Wednesday 12th of November 2014 12:00:00 AM
....”. Vodafone, like BT, will offer bundled mobile, home broadband and TV in a crowded market which includes EE, Virgin Media and Sky. ...
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Wednesday 12th of November 2014 12:00:00 AM
....”. Vodafone, like BT, will offer bundled mobile, home broadband and TV in a crowded market which includes EE, Virgin Media and Sky. ...
Three reasons why the ECB bank stress tests are subpar image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Sunday 26th of October 2014 07:04:09 PM
.... . If a bank is pursuing a flawed strategy, in a crowded market, future profitability will be radically lower than a bank pursuing a niche strategy in an open market. ...
Be warned Sky and BBC, a storm is coming image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Friday 24th of October 2014 07:03:43 PM
.... All the same, there must be questions around whether Sky can hope to constrain the trend already evident in the US of steady erosion in traditional pay TV subscriptions. There are few smarter in terms of technology and marketing, but content provision is becoming a steadily more crowded market place, and past barriers to entry are falling fast. ...
Return of the fee-free balance transfer card, but for how long? image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Wednesday 17th of September 2014 04:48:52 PM
.... "Tesco’s 12 month 0pc deal without a fee will certainly appeal to those planning to repay existing credit balances over a shorter term," he said. "It’s opened up a new avenue in a crowded market with its 0pc offer. ...
Dyson robot vacuum cleaner revealed in Japan image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 4th of September 2014 10:05:46 AM
....British engineering company Dyson has announced its first robot vacuum cleaner at an event in Tokyo. The Dyson 360 Eye joins a crowded market - Hoover, iRobot, Samsung, Neato and Vileda are among other manufacturers to sell such products. ...
Is following the in crowd the right route for savers?  image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Wednesday 30th of July 2014 01:38:00 AM
.... One of the most popular uses for crowdfunding is to supply business loans to small, growing companies. This is a crowded market, with names including Seedrs, SyndicateRoom, AngelsDen, Buzzbnk, Crowd for Angels, Crowdcube, InvestingZone, Rebuilding Society, ShareIn and SquareKnot. ...
Confidence up as London listings hit high image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Saturday 28th of June 2014 07:00:10 PM
.... However, just because there are heady numbers the sentiment has been far from constantly cheery. A number of investors are nursing heavy losses and some have become disillusioned by the crowded market, instead opting to cherry pick certain IPOs. ...
The brewery bringing cheer to a London borough image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Sunday 25th of May 2014 11:16:18 PM
.... But the Cronx duo reckon there's still plenty of room for small brewers to flourish. "I don't think it is a crowded market. ...
Apple could buy Dr Dre's Beats Electronics for $3.2bn as biggest ever acquisition image
....Beats Music currently has a few hundred thousand subscribers - less than rivals including Spotify and Pandora - but has championed the concept of the 'curated playlist' with celebrities and DJs offering users their 'personal selection' of tunes. The strategy might not sound like much but it could help the streaming service stand out in an already crowded market, as well as enhancing the 'premium' feel of both brands. ...
Tiger Airways shares slump on widening losses image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 5th of May 2014 04:47:38 AM
....It also issued a bleak outlook and said it plans to review its Indonesian joint venture Tigerair Mandala. The firm has been struggling to compete in an increasingly crowded market. ...
Coach struggles in handbag battle as sales fall image
Source : Independent [Read Article] Wednesday 30th of April 2014 07:26:44 AM
....US leather brand Coach appears to be losing the battle of the handbags as it reports a 21 per cent tumble in US retail sales. The leather brand, which is undergoing a turnaround under new chief executive Victor Luis and new executive creative director Stuart Vevers, reported global sales down 7 per cent in the third quarter as it fails to compete in a crowded market selling £300 handbags. ...
Flotation fatigue: has the boom bust? image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Saturday 12th of April 2014 07:30:38 PM
.... . In a crowded market bankers are doing all they can to differentiate their business from the next, many parroting the phrase that the technology company they are pitching is a “disruptor”, like other disruptive technology groups such as Apple or lastminute. ...
First Direct boss and Metro Bank founder to launch 'digital' bank Atom image
Source : Independent [Read Article] Wednesday 9th of April 2014 01:03:06 PM
....”. Thomson said he was not worried about entering a potentially crowded market with the likes of Aldermore and Shawbrook building online banks targeting SMEs, and Virgin Money and Tesco Bank both in the process of launching online current accounts. ...
Bebo to be reborn as messaging service, says founder Michael Birch image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Wednesday 2nd of April 2014 06:35:16 PM
.... The result was even more radical a departure than they expected, but Mr Birch said he hoped Blab would be the first of a series of new apps, each focused on a specific task. “It is such a crowded marketplace but we have an advantage, because it is a Bebo relaunch. ...
High-frequency trading: when milliseconds mean millions image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Wednesday 2nd of April 2014 05:00:43 AM
.... . The investment bank, infamously described in Rolling Stone magazine as the “great vampire squid wrapped around the face of humanity, relentlessly jamming its blood funnel into anything that smells like money”, saw the value in IEX, and directed its trading orders to the exchange, giving it the volume it needed to survive in a crowded market. ...

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