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Carillion collapse sparks 'big four' probe

Carillion collapse sparks 'big four' probe | Business Studies | Scoop.it
Accounting watchdog chief tells MPs that KPMG, PwC, Deloitte and EY need more competition.
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Black Friday deals ‘not all they seem’

Black Friday deals ‘not all they seem’ | Business Studies | Scoop.it
Consumer group Which? finds 60% of products were cheaper or the same price on other days of the year.
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Broadband users to get compensation

Broadband users to get compensation | Business Studies | Scoop.it
Householders will get £8 a day if broadband or landline faults are not fixed immediately.
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More than 2,500 products 'have shrunk' - BBC News

More than 2,500 products 'have shrunk' - BBC News | Business Studies | Scoop.it
Consumers have been paying the same amount for thousands of products that have shrunk in size.
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Toyota targeting US millennials - BBC News

Toyota targeting US millennials - BBC News | Business Studies | Scoop.it
Why Toyota is targeting the millennials or "Gen Y" age group in the US to increase its sales.
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Holland & Barrett sold for £1.8bn to Russian billionaire - BBC News

Holland & Barrett sold for £1.8bn to Russian billionaire - BBC News | Business Studies | Scoop.it
Russian billionaire Mikhail Fridman buys 1,100-store chain from its private equity owner Carlyle.
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Jaguar Land Rover to create 5,000 jobs - BBC News

Jaguar Land Rover to create 5,000 jobs - BBC News | Business Studies | Scoop.it
The carmaker will hire 1,000 electronic and software engineers and 4,000 additional workers.
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How the 'better burger' is taking over the world - BBC News

How the 'better burger' is taking over the world - BBC News | Business Studies | Scoop.it
Burgers used to be fast and cheap but what's driving the success of a different type of patty?
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BT to shed 4,000 jobs in new overhaul - BBC News

BT to shed 4,000 jobs in new overhaul - BBC News | Business Studies | Scoop.it
The telecoms giant will trim back-office and managerial sectors while cutting executive pay packages.
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What's so great about Now That's What I Call Music 48? - BBC News

What's so great about Now That's What I Call Music 48? - BBC News | Business Studies | Scoop.it
The 2001 compilation album saw sales surge after appearing in Peter Kay's Car Share - but why?
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Toyota to invest £240m in UK plant at Burnaston - BBC News

Toyota to invest £240m in UK plant at Burnaston - BBC News | Business Studies | Scoop.it
The Japanese carmaker is upgrading its Burnaston plant near Derby, which employs 2,500 people.
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Vauxhall-Opel sold by GM to Peugeot-Citroen - BBC News

Vauxhall-Opel sold by GM to Peugeot-Citroen - BBC News | Business Studies | Scoop.it
The 2.2bn euro deal raises fears of job cuts at Vauxhall's UK factories, which employ 4,500 workers.
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Snapchat IPO: Firm valued at $24bn despite losses - BBC News

Snapchat IPO: Firm valued at $24bn despite losses - BBC News | Business Studies | Scoop.it
The messaging app owner is set for the biggest tech share sale since Facebook's in 2012.
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Sky-Fox deal 'not in public interest'

Sky-Fox deal 'not in public interest' | Business Studies | Scoop.it
The regulator says the deal would give the Murdoch family too much control over news providers in the UK.
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Why supermarket chiller aisles may soon not be so chilly

Why supermarket chiller aisles may soon not be so chilly | Business Studies | Scoop.it
A simple innovation is helping to cut supermarkets' refrigeration costs by 15%.
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M&S slows its food store expansion plan

M&S slows its food store expansion plan | Business Studies | Scoop.it
The retailer says "hard-pressed" consumers are being "careful about premium choices".
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What happened, Netflix? You were king of the hill – now you're circling the drain

What happened, Netflix? You were king of the hill – now you're circling the drain | Business Studies | Scoop.it
It was the envy of the entire TV industry, but it’s becoming notorious for embarrassing duds like Gypsy and Friends from College. Can the streaming giant come back from this?
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Minimum wage push for gig economy workers - BBC News

Minimum wage push for gig economy workers - BBC News | Business Studies | Scoop.it
A government review will recommend "dependent contractors" receive minimum wage rights.
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Boeing launches new version of 737 jet - BBC News

Boeing launches new version of 737 jet - BBC News | Business Studies | Scoop.it
The US aircraft giant says it already has more than 240 orders for the new model of its short-haul jet.
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Amazon to buy Whole Foods for $13.7bn - BBC News

Amazon to buy Whole Foods for $13.7bn - BBC News | Business Studies | Scoop.it
The deal marks the biggest push yet by Amazon into traditional bricks and mortar retailing.
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Smartphones that charge in five minutes 'could arrive next year' - BBC News

Smartphones that charge in five minutes 'could arrive next year' - BBC News | Business Studies | Scoop.it
An Israeli start-up claims its fast-charging smartphone batteries could appear in products next year.
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Sainsbury's full-year profits fall 8.2% - BBC News

Sainsbury's full-year profits fall 8.2% - BBC News | Business Studies | Scoop.it
Sainsbury's full-year profits bear the brunt of price cuts and tough competition on the High Street.
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Fox takeover bid for Sky to be reviewed - BBC News

Fox takeover bid for Sky to be reviewed - BBC News | Business Studies | Scoop.it
Culture Secretary Karen Bradley asks regulators to examine Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox's bid for Sky.
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John Lewis staff bonus cut again - BBC News

John Lewis staff bonus cut again - BBC News | Business Studies | Scoop.it
The retailer says it wants to retain more of its profit given an "increasingly uncertain market".
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Zero hours contracts reach record levels - BBC News

Zero hours contracts reach record levels - BBC News | Business Studies | Scoop.it
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