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.... . In his blog post Mr Dunn, a former Coca-Cola executive, said that the machine - or 'press' - along with packs of fresh organic produce and a smartphone app combined to "enable a great experience". ... [Read full article on BBC ]
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....But both firms said they expected to meet sales goals stated previously. Nestle reported organic growth of 2. ... [Read full article on BBC ]
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Juicero: Juicing boss defends $400 machine image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 21st of April 2017 07:26:05 AM
.... . In his blog post Mr Dunn, a former Coca-Cola executive, said that the machine - or 'press' - along with packs of fresh organic produce and a smartphone app combined to "enable a great experience". ...
Unilever sales rise on higher prices image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 20th of April 2017 08:45:55 AM
....But both firms said they expected to meet sales goals stated previously. Nestle reported organic growth of 2. ...
My week as an Uber courier: my bike got stolen, but I kept my five-star rating image
.... I give all my customers five stars except Nicholas, whom I give one star out of petulance at his laziness. This job is to collect a “Buckaroo” burger (beef, aged cheddar, brisket, wild mushroom and smoke sauce on a brioche bun) and fries from the trendy organic chain Bareburger in the Financial District and take it to a university lecturer 0. ...
Unilever to sell off Flora and Stork image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 6th of April 2017 06:57:38 AM
....Tom Berry, a retail analyst at Global Data said: "Consumers are moving away from large, full-fat spreadable products. They are looking for healthier options such as gluten-free and organic. ...
Grape Britain: UK merry on organic wine as sales soar image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 3rd of April 2017 02:56:00 PM
....It is made from grapes grown without pesticides and chemicals, is kind to the environment and rarely triggers hangovers. Sales of organic wine are booming in the UK as part of the growing trend for “conscious consumerism”. ...
London Stock Exchange and Deutsche Börse merger blocked by EU image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 29th of March 2017 09:58:06 AM
....“Accordingly, LSEG now plans to initiate an on-market share buyback of £200m, an amount broadly equivalent to the return it would have made had the merger with Deutsche Börse proceeded as planned,” LSE Group said. “LSEG continues to be actively engaged in exploring selective inorganic and ongoing organic investment in order to drive further growth and will continue to consider opportunities for further capital returns in line with its capital allocation framework. ...
Just Google it image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Sunday 26th of March 2017 11:09:18 PM
.... Advertisers pay Google when someone clicks through to their website, having searched for specified terms. Google displays the highest-bidders' ads alongside its "organic" search results. ...
Rehab to riches image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Sunday 26th of March 2017 11:06:33 PM
....Khalil also started to become obsessed with making his own vegetable and fruit juices after he met an old friend from Ohio. "He was a little bit like a hippie, and started teaching me about vitamins, organic food, super food," says Khalil. ...
Gucci, Versace, D&G ... now top brands target fashion for kids image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 19th of March 2017 12:05:01 AM
....While for some, designer labels are what matter, for others it’s brands with ethical credentials or those that manufacture in the UK. At upmarket London department store Liberty, Sarah Coonan, head of buying for the Little Liberty range, said: “When you’re buying for your cherished child or someone else’s, it doesn’t sit well if what you’re buying is not ethically sourced and organic: the majority of our customers ask questions about a garment’s provenance. ...
Let’s move to Rhayader & the Elan valley, Powys: sublime natural beauty image
.... Come for red kites. Though judging from the wholefood shops, organic farms and high per capita pub ratio hereabouts, it’s more craft beer spelt-eaters than spiritual gurus the valley’s attracting these days. ...
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Patagonia and The North Face: saving the world – one puffer jacket at a time image
.... Populating the world with more stuff that will eventually get thrown away is bad for the planet; the popularising of outdoor culture of all sorts is bad for specific places of natural beauty, which risk being overrun with people; and finally – and most difficult – the entire ethos of growth and profit and consumption is unsustainable for humanity and the health of the planet. Jill Dumain, the director of environment strategy, who has been at Patagonia for more than 27 years, can easily list all the ways the company is trying to do the right thing, among them the decision, in the 1990s, to use only organic cotton, and in 2013 to switch to torture-free goose down. ...
Senate votes to repeal labor protection laws that safeguarded poultry workers image
....’”. Worker protections save taxpayer money, said Berkowitz and too often, the plight of the animals being processed receives closer attention than the treatment of the people processing them: “Consumers care about whether it’s organic, whether it’s free-range, whether it’s humanely raised, but what about the nation’s men and women who staff the plants? Do they care if they’re humanely treated? It’s not just ‘being nice’. ...
Sorrell: companies that offend good governance tend to perform better image
....Sorrell said that the 1% downgrade could largely be attributed to the loss of income after losing the AT&T and VW advertising accounts. “The move from 3% organic growth outlook to 2%, in practice, does not have a huge impact on forecasts,” said Thomas Singlehurst, an analyst at Citi. ...
ITV profits fall as advertising revenue slips image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 1st of March 2017 07:37:00 AM
.... . "This makes any meaningful upside dependent on a takeover, as organic growth looks trickier, some very smart production acquisitions notwithstanding. ...
Free-range eggs temporarily lose status after bird flu measures image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 28th of February 2017 01:46:06 AM
....". There are four different types of eggs sold in the UK, all of which are stamped on the carton: organic, free-range, barn-reared, and caged. ...
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MWC 2017: Samsung unveils two new tablets but no phone image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Sunday 26th of February 2017 08:18:09 PM
...."Like most of its competitors, Samsung has seen its tablet sales erode in recent years, as larger smartphones have pushed into tablet territory," noted Rhoda Alexander at analysts IHS Technology. But she added that the organic light-emitting diode (OLED) displays and powerful specifications of the new tablets should help differentiate the products from competitors. ...
Hens housed image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 21st of February 2017 05:08:55 PM
.... So what are the rules around the free range status - and what do recent changes mean for farmers and consumers?. There are four different types of eggs sold in the UK, all of which are stamped on the carton for you to see: organic, free range, barn-reared, and caged. ...
Organic food sales soar as shoppers put quality before price image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 19th of February 2017 07:00:02 AM
. Demand for organic food is at its highest for more than a decade, according to major retailers. ...
The Co-op Bank is the new Bradford & Bingley image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 13th of February 2017 02:34:40 PM
....But the continued low-interest-rate environment is a painful cap on its ability to generate income. Co-op is a bank that has a fundamentally weak capital base, and few obvious ways to rebuild it organically. ...
Let’s move to Kirkwall and Orkney: all sea, sky and peace image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 10th of February 2017 04:30:13 PM
....”. Steve Sankey “We moved to South Ronaldsay from Edinburgh, to start a wildlife tourism business, raise our son and farm organically. ...
Five reasons why Waitrose is closing stores image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 9th of February 2017 02:57:04 PM
.... One of its biggest rivals, Marks & Spencer, has also been expanding fast in recent years, opening hundreds of its Simply Food convenience stores. Those who want to treat themselves or are concerned about ethical eating also have a range of other options from organic vegetable boxes to the mainstream supermarkets’ premium ranges. ...
Gucci owner gets teeth into snakeskin market with python farm image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 25th of January 2017 02:47:46 PM
....The python farm is part of Kering’s efforts to improve its sustainability and environmental standards. The luxury fashion house is asking all its brands to use more sustainable raw materials and fabrics such as organic cotton and merino wool produced on sustainable farms in New Zealand. ...
Ikea’s effect on the antiques trade: here’s how to turn the tables image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 20th of January 2017 12:26:06 PM
....First created in the 1890s by American designer Louis Comfort Tiffany, the Tiffany lamp has enjoyed ups and downs in popularity over the years, but these gaudy art nouveau confections of stained glass refuse to go away. As cultural commentator Aline Saarinen (wife of organic modernist architect, Eero) noted in the 1950s, they were at “the peak of chic around 1900”, but had fallen “to the gutter of derision around 1920 to 1930”. ...
Mistakes were made: readers on the firms with awful customer service image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 16th of January 2017 07:00:17 AM
....What is generally agreed is that it’s not the mistakes that rile, but the refusal to acknowledge or rectify them. Companies can turn a cock-up into a PR coup if they handle it gracefully, as one reader found when his 3kg chicken from the organic food box firm Abel & Cole turned out to weigh 2kg. ...
Swedish supermarkets replace sticky labels with laser marking image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 16th of January 2017 05:00:14 AM
....The humble fruit sticker may seem an unlikely cause for environmental concern but removing it from produce could create huge savings in plastic, energy and CO2 emissions. In response to consumer demand for less packaging, Dutch fruit and veg supplier Nature & More and Swedish supermarket ICA have joined forces to run a trial to replace sticky labels on organic avocados and sweet potatoes with a laser mark. ...
Our next Scandi import: organic ‘folk food’ for all image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 15th of January 2017 12:05:01 AM
. Never mind hygge, the new Danish buzzword is folkeligt and it’s going to give Britain’s organic food industry a Scandi makeover. ...
Tim Wu: ‘The internet is like the classic story of the party that went sour’ image
.... What drives this process?Simply put: the profit motive. Industries, unlike organisms, have no organic limits on their own growth; they are constantly in search of new markets or of new ways to exploit old ones more effectively. ...
After Brexit  image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 5th of January 2017 03:16:46 PM
....And, of course, everyone is pushing their own agenda. Guy Watson, the founder of the country's largest organic retailer, Riverford Organic Farmers, bravely told a gathering of livestock farmers that "there is no getting away from it, we have to eat less meat" . ...
CES 2017: Samsung and LG TVs battle to blend in image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 5th of January 2017 06:07:16 AM
....". This sets it apart from other set makers who use another premium TV screen technology, OLED (organic light-emitting diode). ...
Italian banking crisis: UniCredit to raise €13bn image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 13th of December 2016 08:11:03 AM
....“What we are doing shows what other Italian banks can do,” he added, before saying, “We are not interested in buying other Italian banks. Our plan is for organic growth. ...
ITV puts Duck Dynasty producers on leave as it launches investigation image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 6th of December 2016 03:54:14 PM
....However, growth was driven by new acquisitions, which last year included The Voice maker Talpa Media and Poldark and Parade’s End maker Mammoth. Stripping this out, ITV Studios saw revenues decline 9% on an organic basis in the first nine months. ...
Ethical gifts: think of others when you think of others this Christmas image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 3rd of December 2016 06:59:15 AM
.... Oxfam has them, too, and is offering a free milk chocolate goat with every Oxfam Unwrapped gift card order until Friday 9 December. Some of the more offbeat gifts we found include: a kit for making banana wine, a popular drink in Malawi (£25 from Present Aid); the aforementioned wash-cloths for Kenyan camels (£15 from Good Gifts); “a pile of poo”, which is a mix of manure and organic fertiliser, plus some training in eco-friendly farming techniques (£9 from Oxfam’s online shop); and an acre of rainforest (£52 from Good Gifts – or those with deep pockets can treat someone to 25 acres for £1,300). ...
Shares in baby formula milk firm hit by new Chinese import rules image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 2nd of December 2016 02:15:53 AM
....Shares in the baby formula milk firm Bellamy have plunged after a warning that new import regulations in China will cut into revenues. The Australian organic formula maker has seen its shares slump more than 40%. ...
ITV Studios: is the glitter coming off broadcaster's hit factory? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 30th of November 2016 12:18:45 PM
....However, investors are starting to question whether ITV Studios – which makes and sells shows including Victoria, Mr Selfridge, Come Dine with Me and Coronation Street – is starting to lose its glitter. Investors took fright when ITV Studios reported a 9% fall in organic revenues, which excludes the revenue from recent acquisitions such as The Voice maker Talpa Media, and Poldark and Parade’s End maker Mammoth, for the first nine months of the year. ...
Austin Reed brand set for high street return image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 23rd of November 2016 04:43:43 PM
....The firm said the move came on the back of rising sales and record profits for the year to 27 February. Steve Simpson, group commercial director of Edinburgh Woollen Mill Group, said: "With the addition of Austin Reed, which we acquired earlier this year, as well as Country Casuals and Viyella, we aim to continue this organic growth, while always being ready to respond to other opportunities as they arise. ...
Austin Reed to return to high street seven months after collapse image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 23rd of November 2016 11:33:46 AM
....Steve Simpson, the group commercial director of Edinburgh Woollen Mill, said: “By focusing on quality and giving customers exceptional value for money and positive customer service, we have continued to grow despite increased competition. “With the addition of Austin Reed, which we acquired earlier this year, as well as Country Casuals and Viyella, we aim to continue this organic growth, while always being ready to respond to other opportunities as they arise. ...
FTSE 100 climbs as retail sales beat forecasts and Anglo American rises image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 17th of November 2016 09:57:36 AM
....Post the share price fall since the warning of 29 September Capita may now look cheap. Yet visibility into next year and beyond is clouded by uncertainty over the impact of restructuring the business to refocus on organic growth, the impact of cost reduction and the likely cost of this as well as markets which continue to be tough, in our view. ...
ITV revenues hit by 'cautious' advertisers image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 10th of November 2016 08:26:56 AM
....It also admitted that the growth was driven by revenue from new acquisitions, which last year included The Voice maker Talpa Media and Poldark and Parade’s End maker Mammoth. Stripping this out, ITV Studios saw revenues decline 9% on an organic basis in the first nine months. ...
Too many clothes image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 9th of November 2016 12:04:04 AM
....Yet it remains tough for smaller firms offering a sustainable alternative. People Tree, founded by Safia Minney over 25 years ago, was a pioneer in the sector, offering organic cotton and using production methods that minimised environmental impact long before it was fashionable. ...
Oil giant BP sees profits nearly halve image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 1st of November 2016 08:22:32 AM
.... . "We remain on track to rebalance organic cash flows next year at $50 to $55 a barrel, underpinned by continued strong operating reliability and momentum in resetting costs and capital spending. ...
Fears over Kit Kat chocolate price hike amid Brexit pound plunge image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Friday 21st of October 2016 10:40:00 AM
....Full-year growth forecasts were lowered to 3. 5 percent, while the firm reported an organic growth rate of 3. ...
Google Pixel phones and Home speaker take on Siri and Echo image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 4th of October 2016 05:14:16 PM
....7cm) or 5. 5in (14cm) OLED (organic light-emitting diode) screen - but otherwise have similar specs. ...
Amazon ban on incentivised reviews image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 4th of October 2016 10:15:56 AM
....Amazon's Vine program invites trusted reviewers to post opinions about new and pre-released items to help shoppers make informed purchase decisions. "Vine has important controls in place and has proven to be especially valuable for getting early reviews on new products that have not yet been able to generate enough sales to have significant numbers of organic reviews," said Mr Chew. ...
Could 3D printed hair follicles help with hair loss? image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 29th of September 2016 12:41:18 PM
....About 10,000 of these micro-droplets are created every second. The resulting organic tissue would then need time to mature before the hair follicles are ready to grow. ...
How to live the Good Life without giving up the rat race image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 24th of September 2016 06:00:24 AM
.... A survey was done a few years ago and all the kids gave it 10 out of 10. “Living here comes with responsibility for helping out with the community farm, where we grow our own organic food and help to tend the animals (though there are no set hours that we have to help). ...
Can Sweden tackle the throwaway society? image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 20th of September 2016 02:25:20 PM
....So the minister is confident the new plans will work. "Consumer are quite active in changing both what they buy and how they buy in Sweden, to change the environmental impact, so we see a huge increase in the sale of organic food, and we also see that the interest in the "sharing" economy and the "circular" economy is growing quite rapidly," he says. ...
Clean-living cattle image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Sunday 18th of September 2016 11:00:47 PM
.... . According to market research from a professional organisation for commercial meat buyers, demand for natural and organic meat has risen steadily in recent years. ...

'Work perks' enjoyed by millions are under attack by HMRC 
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Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Friday 12th of August 2016 05:38:19 PM
....". Adrian Lowcock, investment director, at Architas, said: “The salary sacrifice scheme has grown organically over many years and as such it is right to review its usefulness and relevance. ...
Wharf fare image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 9th of August 2016 11:29:26 PM
Let’s move to Monmouth and the lower Wye valley: where sightseeing began image
.... Rentals: one-bed flat, £450-£550pcm; three-bed house, £650-£950pcm. Bargain of the week A two/three-bedroom cottage needing refurbishment on the Wye, with a quarter of an acre perfect for growing your organic radishes: £180,000 with parrys. ...
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A bright future awaits Britain post-Brexit in the Commonwealth markets
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.... The two bodies, Commonwealth and European Union, are of course totally different - in character, origin, structure and relevance to the UK economy. While the EU is a political construct the Commonwealth is much more organic. ...

I listen to The Archers not for its plot but the social asides
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Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Thursday 28th of July 2016 04:30:27 PM
.... This is a way of saying that The Archers is very good at that perennial British obsession – class. In prison, Helen has befriended a woman called Carly, who comes from a background far removed from Helen’s comfortable middle-class existence making cheese to sell in her family’s organic farm shop. ...

Sunlight 'destroying' priceless specimens after Oxford University's Natural History Museum cleans roof
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....Instead, it is drawing up separate plans to install a new air conditioning system, in a bid to bring temperatures down. In a statement, Oxford University said: “Since the museum reopened in 2014 we have monitored UV and heat levels closely, and after careful consideration of the potential impact on the few exhibits that are not in cases – including whale skeletons and organic taxidermy exhibits – we have applied for listed building consent to install a solar protective film to the roof of the museum. ...
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BP profits hit by lower oil price image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 26th of July 2016 07:24:34 AM
....75. BP chief financial officer Brian Gilvary said: "We continue to reset our capital and cost base and are moving steadily towards our aim of rebalancing organic sources and uses of cash by 2017 in a $50-55 per barrel oil price range. ...
Game plan  image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 1st of July 2016 09:00:32 PM
....". He says that since its emergence in 2011, the new NASL has allowed the process of franchise growth to happen organically, having waited for towns and cities to approach them, rather than going out with a masterplan to cover the entirety of the country immediately. ...
As Amazon takes on the UK grocery market, can it deliver a profit? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 11th of June 2016 03:00:14 PM
.... One of its main benefits to Amazon may be to keep such customers locked into the company’s growing “ecosystem” – buying films, music and now groceries through the same route. Vanessa Henry at IGD says: “Amazon has expanded through organic growth in the US and is present in densely populated urban areas, where demand is highest. ...
FTSE 100 climbs for fourth day as oil prices hit $52 a barrel image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 8th of June 2016 03:57:39 PM
.... So the target is well above where investors currently expect Coca-Cola Hellenic to get its margins. The company’s medium-term organic sales growth target of 4-5% is close to consensus of 4%, so is less controversial. ...
McDonald's: you can sneer, but it's the glue that holds communities together image
.... They are not always doing this by utilizing the endless array of well-intentioned not-for-profit outreach programs. They are doing this on their own, organically across the country, in McDonald’s. ...
Royal Mail rises on talk of possible sector takeovers image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 31st of May 2016 11:21:28 AM
.... They said:. Royal Mail seems a more likely driver of consolidation than Deutsche Post DHL but we do not see an obvious acquisition candidate: We do not expect DHL to make meaningful acquisitions given its prioritisation of organic growth. ...
Austerity policies do more harm than good, IMF study concludes image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 27th of May 2016 04:44:12 PM
....The three IMF research department economists – Jonathan Ostry, Prakash Loungani and Davide Furceri – said the benefits of some important parts of the neoliberal agenda appeared to have been overplayed, while the risks from short-term flows of hot money in and out of countries loomed large. “In the case of fiscal consolidation, the short-run costs in terms of lower output and welfare and higher unemployment have been underplayed, and the desirability for countries with ample fiscal space of simply living with high debt and allowing debt ratios to decline organically through growth is underappreciated. ...
Whatever happens in this referendum, England’s disquiet is set to get a whole lot worse | John Harris image
....In other words, if Cameron thinks the referendum will somehow “resolve” most of the key issues and smooth over England’s ferment, he is even more deluded than he increasingly looks. Give or take a small crowd of Euro-zealots – the kind who say things like “I’m more European than British”, subsist on organic food and probably number no more than 20,000 – most people who are supporting remain are focused on a limited set of economic factors, while being well aware of the EU’s serial shortcomings. ...
Bayer bids $62bn for GM seed giant Monsanto image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 23rd of May 2016 10:40:15 AM
....“This is an enormous offer in a number of ways. German businesses have generally avoided megabids, opting instead for lower risk but slower organic growth. ...
Outsourcing group Mitie climbs despite warning of healthcare funding crisis image
.... Christopher Bamberry at Peel Hunt issued a sell note, saying:. In spite of an optically cheap valuation (26% discount to the FTSE 250), we remain wary of investing in Mitie given the challenges at Healthcare and subdued organic revenue growth elsewhere. ...
Vodafone back in the fast lane with first revenue and earnings growth in eight years image
....This helped Vodafone to a 2. 3 per cent rise in annual organic revenue to £41billion, with pre-tax earnings growing by 2. ...
Big Four banks benefit from regulator's featherlight approach image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 17th of May 2016 05:37:49 PM
.... Until then, though, we’re stuck with the CMA’s attempt to make the current lot “work harder for customers” while hitting them with a feather. Vittorio Colao, Vodafone’s chief executive, has been talking for ages about reaching a turning point and here it is: the first increase in “organic” revenues and top-line profits since 2008. ...
Vodafone returns to annual growth for first time in eight years image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 17th of May 2016 11:57:18 AM
....Vittorio Colao, the chief executive, said the multibillion-pound investment programme had transformed the quality of the group’s technology. “This has been a year of strong execution for the group, returning to organic growth in both revenue and EBITDA for the first time since 2008,” he said. ...
Fifteen years in the world of food image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 14th of May 2016 11:04:09 PM
. As consumer confidence in food production methods declined, amid concerns over chemical spraying and genetic modification, UK sales of organic food shot up – by 14. ...
FTSE 100 falters but catering group Compass climbs following update image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 11th of May 2016 08:35:51 AM
.... Therefore margins pre-restructuring were flat. Our pipeline of new contracts is encouraging and our focus on organic growth, efficiencies and cash gives us confidence in achieving another year of delivery. ...
Dyson could become next Tesla with its electric car, says expert image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 11th of May 2016 06:00:05 AM
....Solid-state batteries could provide a tenfold increase in energy density - how much power they pack in - and are also safer. This is because existing batteries use flammable organic solvents as an electrolyte (through which the current flows), whereas a solid electrolyte does not pose a fire risk and does not need expensive safety features. ...
Dyson could become next Tesla with its electric car, says expert image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 11th of May 2016 06:00:05 AM
....Solid-state batteries could provide a tenfold increase in energy density - how much power they pack in - and are also safer. This is because existing batteries use flammable organic solvents as an electrolyte (through which the current flows), whereas a solid electrolyte does not pose a fire risk and does not need expensive safety features. ...
FTSE gains ground despite mining slump as Capita climbs image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 10th of May 2016 08:53:11 AM
....Trading year to date is in line and there is no change to expectations for the full year. We continue to believe that Capita is well positioned to capitalise over the medium term on a wide range of both organic and acquisition opportunities. ...
Business news: Pandora, Brexit, Capita, Hiscox image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Tuesday 10th of May 2016 08:40:00 AM
.... . The outsourcing group said it was on track to hit profit forecasts and its organic revenue growth target of at least 4 per cent this year on the back of deals with the likes of Debenhams, Volkswagen and local authorities. ...
EasyJet leads FTSE 100 higher but mining shares hit by poor Chinese data image
....Smith & Nephew has rebalanced away from hips/knees and now has leading positions in higher-growth segments. Trading at a 17% sector discount, the market has overstated CJR reimbursement risk and undervalued a 150 basis points uplift in organic growth atop a leaner cost base. ...
The surprising fall in the cost of the UK’s food image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 7th of May 2016 05:59:06 AM
.... On average, farmers receive around 48p for six eggs. Free-range eggs are now the most popular choice among British consumers (we eat around 12bn eggs a year) but more intensively farmed eggs are still a large portion of the market – and organic ones make up just 2. ...
The surprising fall in the cost of the UK’s food image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 7th of May 2016 05:59:06 AM
.... On average, farmers receive around 48p for six eggs. Free-range eggs are now the most popular choice among British consumers (we eat around 12bn eggs a year) but more intensively farmed eggs are still a large portion of the market – and organic ones make up just 2. ...
Consumer credit rises at fastest pace for 11 years image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 29th of April 2016 11:50:27 AM
....She said, however, that there was a need for a full review of the options available to people struggling with debt. “We have to make sure that anyone, in any situation, can access an option that can help them resolve their financial difficulty – and that no one is allowed to fall through the cracks of a system that has evolved organically over several decades. ...
Gas goes green as suppliers opt for carbon neutral sources image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 23rd of April 2016 06:00:29 AM
.... This week the Chippenham-based firm started offering a domestic gas tariff that will allow customers to claim their gas usage produces no overall net carbon. Launched to coincide with the Paris climate change agreement signing yesterday, Good Energy’s “green gas” tariff will include 6% biomethane, produced in the UK from organic matter including manure and even sewage. ...
Why should anybody trust George Osborne’s Brexit scare figures? | Suzanne Moore image
.... Only a pan-European anti-austerity movement has any chance of reforming an institution that works largely in favour of the troika. But there is an equally idealistic vision for Brexit, and that is the possibility of a genuinely new agenda opening up that would be looser and allow more organic forms of co-operation to evolve that are not simply controlled by the demands of “business”. ...

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