Poundworld claims take a pounding

What an interesting concept, the manager’s special being 3 to 9 times the price of the rest of the stock in store. When is a pound shop not a pound shop? When it sells items for £8.99, according to the …

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Orange finds tablets are cannibalising TV consumption

Orange found that 35% of UK tablet owners use their devices to watch video-on-demand (VOD) content, the vast majority of which is at home, thus cannibalising PC and TV-based media consumption. via New Media Age. This is quite exciting stuff. Tablet …

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Can a photograph boost a book’s sales?

As a teenager from the Shetland Islands emerged from a court charged in connection with alleged computer hacking, the media caught the moment. And it was not just Jake Davis himself who attracted attention but also the book that he …

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Breast cancer charities warned that pink is counterproductive

Breast cancer charities have been warned that using pink in their advertising, communications and branding could reduce donations and support from women. A report by London Business School, Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University and international business school INSEAD claims …

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