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Tonight: Is Britain Back In Business?

Tonight: Is Britain Back In Business? | business studies | Scoop.it
Over the past 30 years, more and more UK companies have moved their business overseas – attracted by lower labour costs in countries like China.

But with those costs now starting to rise, and confidence at home increasing, British companies are beginning to return – offering the potential of thousands of new UK-based jobs.

And British manufacturing in particular is set to benefit.

A decade ago, British businessman Tony Caldeira closed one of his UK factories, at a cost of a hundred jobs and moved the bulk of his production to China. He feared that otherwise, he would go bust.
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Brand of the Day: Mucinex's Mr. Mucus Even More Muculent After Makeover

Brand of the Day: Mucinex's Mr. Mucus Even More Muculent After Makeover | business studies | Scoop.it
Never mind the magic of computer animation, mucus is a strange choice for a brand mascot—even if the brand happens to be Mucinex. Now for the latest: Mr.
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Starbucks to sell beer and wine in bid to boost US footfall

Starbucks to sell beer and wine in bid to boost US footfall | business studies | Scoop.it
Chain plans to reap $1bn in new sales from new evening menus, including beer, wine and food
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The Double Life of Retail Promotion

The Double Life of Retail Promotion | business studies | Scoop.it
Walk into any mall, or open any retailer email that lands in your inbox, and you’re bombarded with Flash Sale!

Via Andre Castaybert
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Black Friday 2014: as it happened 28 November 2014 - Telegraph

Black Friday 2014: as it happened 28 November 2014 - Telegraph | business studies | Scoop.it
Black Friday live: Keep tabs on the best deals and discounts on the busiest shopping day of the year, with up to 70pc off in some stores
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UK's space industry 'booming'

UK's space industry 'booming' | business studies | Scoop.it
The UK space industry is booming, and perhaps surprisingly, it is small businesses that are leading the way.

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UK manufacturing growth up just 0.1% in August - The Guardian

UK manufacturing growth up just 0.1% in August - The Guardian | business studies | Scoop.it
Slowdown in factory output leads some analysts to forecast lower economic growth in the third quarter
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UK manufacturing growth at 14-month low, PMI survey finds - BBC News

UK manufacturing growth at 14-month low, PMI survey finds - BBC News | business studies | Scoop.it
Activity in the UK's manufacturing sector grew at its slowest pace for 14 months in August, a survey finds, while a separate study also suggests a slowdown.
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Weak export orders sound manufacturing alarm bells - The Independent

Weak export orders sound manufacturing alarm bells - The Independent | business studies | Scoop.it
Manufacturing activity picked up slightly in October, but a sharp decline in new export orders sounded alarm bells for the sector.
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UK manufacturing recovery continues despite recent slow down

UK manufacturing recovery continues despite recent slow down | business studies | Scoop.it
The recovery in UK manufacturing is being felt by firms of all sizes, but has slowed recently, the CBI said today.
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UK manufacturing boosted by domestic demand, survey shows - The Guardian

UK manufacturing boosted by domestic demand, survey shows - The Guardian | business studies | Scoop.it
Markit/CIPS survey reports stronger than expected activity but near-stagnant eurozone drags down UK exports
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The UK Manufacturing Industry

Stephen Cooper, Head of UK Industrials provides an overview of the UK Manufacturing Industry.
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Retail Business Technology Expo 2014

PaymentEye were at Earl's Court for the RBT Expo as we conversed with some of the industry's experts and put a number of solutions to the test. Stay tuned as...
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Peace, Love, And Branding: The History Of Ben & Jerry's In 3 Minutes - Fast Company

Peace, Love, And Branding: The History Of Ben & Jerry's In 3 Minutes - Fast Company | business studies | Scoop.it
How the chilled-out ice cream kings started in a small Vermont gas station and ended up in everyone's fridge.
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York's tourism industry sets sights on China - The Press, York

York's tourism industry sets sights on China - The Press, York | business studies | Scoop.it
A NEW tourism strategy is being launched today to make York the number one destination of choice for Chinese visitors.
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Ryanair shares soar to record high as it raises profit forecast

Ryanair shares soar to record high as it raises profit forecast | business studies | Scoop.it
Shares jump 6.8% in Dublin as stronger than expected November traffic sees airline raise full-year profit forecast to €810-€830m
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Mirror Online: The intelligent tabloid. #madeuthink

Mirror Online: The intelligent tabloid. #madeuthink | business studies | Scoop.it
All the latest news, sport and celebrity gossip at Mirror.co.uk. Get all the big headlines, pictures, analysis, opinion and video on the stories that matter to you.
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UK manufacturing grows at slowest rate since April 2013 - The Guardian

UK manufacturing grows at slowest rate since April 2013 - The Guardian | business studies | Scoop.it
PMI figures signal strong run of growth has stalled amid uncertainty over Scottish referendum, flagging eurozone and slowing domestic demand
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Growth the UK Hotel Industry - Hotel Summit 2014

The opening presentation of The Hotel Summit 2014 explored the growth potential of the UK hotel industry - Presented by the editor of Hotel Industry Magazine...
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How UK manufacturing is coping with economic turmoil (25Jan13)

A look at how one British manufacturers is coping with the crappy UK economy. Recorded from BBC News Channel, 25 January 2013.
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UK brick manufacturing revival (24Jan14)

The UK's brick manufacturing capacity is being un-mothballed as more demand for bricks is needed for the house building sector. This ia a cmoposite of three ...
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Working for Britain: The UK Oil and Gas Industry

Short film about the UK Oil and Gas Industry. http://www.oilandgasuk.co.uk/
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After years of decline, it's time to be optimistic about UK manufacturing - Telegraph.co.uk

After years of decline, it's time to be optimistic about UK manufacturing - Telegraph.co.uk | business studies | Scoop.it
A new report claims the UK is now one of the cheapest manufacturing locations in the western hemisphere
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Four things you don't know about UK manufacturing - Telegraph.co.uk

Four things you don't know about UK manufacturing - Telegraph.co.uk | business studies | Scoop.it
Manufacturing represents just 8pc of UK jobs. This and three other little known facts, from the Office for National Statistics
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World economy woes hitting UK manufacturing exports - The Guardian

World economy woes hitting UK manufacturing exports - The Guardian | business studies | Scoop.it
Of firms surveyed by CBI, 17% said export order books were above normal levels while 34% said they were below
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