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Juicero and 2017's other failed start-ups - BBC News

Juicero and 2017's other failed start-ups - BBC News | Business: Year 1 | Scoop.it

A look at some of the well-funded tech firms that have folded in 2017.

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Have it your way: The growth of luxury customisation

Have it your way: The growth of luxury customisation | Business: Year 1 | Scoop.it
Entrepreneur Lapo Elkann explains how his firm is enticing the rich by customising cars, yachts and private jets.
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What does it take to destroy a company's brand name? - BBC News

What does it take to destroy a company's brand name? - BBC News | Business: Year 1 | Scoop.it
What changes a corporate branding disaster from being a costly and damaging affair, to one with fatal consequences for the company concerned?
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My Shop: Why did the chicken restaurant cross the road? - BBC News

My Shop: Why did the chicken restaurant cross the road? - BBC News | Business: Year 1 | Scoop.it
Does the fate of one London chicken restaurant signal the future direction of modern restaurants?
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How Ikea's Billy bookcase took over the world - BBC News

How Ikea's Billy bookcase took over the world - BBC News | Business: Year 1 | Scoop.it

Ikea's humble bookcase epitomises a relentless pursuit of lower costs and acceptable functionality.

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The Body Shop: A short history - BBC News

The Body Shop: A short history - BBC News | Business: Year 1 | Scoop.it

BBC News looks back at the story of The Body Shop, one of the UK's most successful High Street chains.

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Q3 profit falls 8% to €95m: Fares decline by 17% while traffic grows 16%

Q3 profit falls 8% to €95m: Fares decline by 17% while traffic grows 16% | Business: Year 1 | Scoop.it
Peter Symonds Business's insight:
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Space farmer, robot psychiatrist and 3D organ printer: The jobs you’ll be doing in 10 years - BBC Three

Space farmer, robot psychiatrist and 3D organ printer: The jobs you’ll be doing in 10 years - BBC Three | Business: Year 1 | Scoop.it

Check out this content on BBC Three.

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Tech founder treats staff to Star Wars cinema and a free holiday

Tech founder treats staff to Star Wars cinema and a free holiday | Business: Year 1 | Scoop.it
Chris Morling, pictured, founder of money.co.uk, spent £3million renovating the company's 10,000 sq ft headquarters in Cirencester, Gloucestershire.
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Christian Dior boss: How to build a luxury brand - BBC News

Christian Dior boss: How to build a luxury brand - BBC News | Business: Year 1 | Scoop.it
"You need to have intuition and maturity," says Christian Dior chief executive Sidney Toledano, as he shares his secrets of success in the fashion industry with the BBC.
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What's the world's most profitable product? | tutor2u Business

What's the world's most profitable product? | tutor2u Business | Business: Year 1 | Scoop.it

Here is a terrific three minute clip from the radio . Is the iPhone the most profitable product in history? What are the other contenders?

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Book examines origins of the world's favourite brands

Book examines origins of the world's favourite brands | Business: Year 1 | Scoop.it
Despite selling in their billions across the globe, little is often known about the products, foods, and drinks that have become a part of our everyday lives - and the people who toiled away creating them.
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DNA testing at work: One company's unusual policy - BBC News

DNA testing at work: One company's unusual policy - BBC News | Business: Year 1 | Scoop.it

BBC News visits a travel company using DNA testing to challenge its own workplace culture.

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Coca-Cola UK is to double the amount of recycled plastic in its bottles

Coca-Cola UK is to double the amount of recycled plastic in its bottles | Business: Year 1 | Scoop.it

Exclusive music news, big interviews, entertainment, social media trends and video from the news people at BBC Radio 1 and 1Xtra.

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What would your dream handbag look like? - BBC News

What would your dream handbag look like? - BBC News | Business: Year 1 | Scoop.it

A growing number of handbag-makers are offering customers the chance to design their own - what would your ideal bag look like?

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Personalisation of products
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British Airways to cut legroom on some planes - BBC News

British Airways to cut legroom on some planes - BBC News | Business: Year 1 | Scoop.it

Legroom on some BA planes will now be the same as Easyjet.

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BA increasing their capacity
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What clever tricks do retailers use to get us to spend? 

What clever tricks do retailers use to get us to spend?  | Business: Year 1 | Scoop.it
Advertisements speak to our emotions rather than logic, says expert in the psychology of financial behaviour Mark Fenton-O'Creevy. He talks through the top tricks.
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Marketing. 
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The challenges of reviving a famous brand - BBC News

The challenges of reviving a famous brand - BBC News | Business: Year 1 | Scoop.it

Can one of the most famous brands in leather be revived?

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Marketing: branding
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CEO Secrets: Pimlico Plumbers boss shares business tips - BBC News

CEO Secrets: Pimlico Plumbers boss shares business tips - BBC News | Business: Year 1 | Scoop.it

Charlie Mullins, the founder of Pimlico Plumbers, shares the business advice he wishes he had been given when he started out.

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Which 2016 TV advert got most complaints? - BBC News

Which 2016 TV advert got most complaints? - BBC News | Business: Year 1 | Scoop.it
A series of TV adverts featuring dancing builders and businessmen wearing hot pants prompted the most complaints last year.
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The inside story of BlaBlaCar - BBC News

The inside story of BlaBlaCar - BBC News | Business: Year 1 | Scoop.it
How BlaBlaCar created a global transport network with empty car seats.
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Air India starts selling seats in female-only section

Air India starts selling seats in female-only section | Business: Year 1 | Scoop.it
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Will the other airlines follow suit?
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Vinyl sales 'at all time high' - BBC News

Vinyl sales 'at all time high' - BBC News | Business: Year 1 | Scoop.it
Vinyl sales are the highest they've been in 25 years. More than 3.2 million records were sold last year.
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'See past my disability, give me a job' - BBC News

'See past my disability, give me a job' - BBC News | Business: Year 1 | Scoop.it
June is disabled and was unable to find a job for three years.
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