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Going Down Another Table - United Drop Out Of Deloitte Football Money League Top 3 For First Time

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Sport

The gloom surrounding Manchester United's current predicament may deepen further after the club dropped out of the top three of Europe's top-earning c...

Tell Me the Full Story - Using Video!

Sue Brooks | Posted 08.07.2013 | UK Tech
Sue Brooks

More than a quarter of people told us that they'd go elsewhere if video wasn't available at their preferred news source. This isn't surprising. Remember how "chimney cam" became compulsive viewing as we waited while the conclave elected a new pontiff? Now imagine it without the chimney. Or the cam.

Accountancy Firms Using 'Insider Knowledge' From Treasury To Dodge Tax

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.04.2013 | UK Politics

Big accountancy firms are using "insider knowledge" gained from Treasury staff to help companies and wealthy individuals avoid paying UK taxes. The...

Nipper Wins A Reprieve

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.04.2013 | UK

Around 2,500 jobs at entertainment retailer HMV have been saved after restructuring firm Hilco bought 141 stores, including 25 previously slated for c...

Another 37 HMV Store Closures Announced - 464 Face Losing Their Job

The Huffington Post UK | Charlie Thomas | Posted 20.02.2013 | UK

Another 37 HMV stores are to be shut, putting 464 jobs at risk, according to the struggling retailer's administrators, Deloitte. The 37 stores - wh...

Charlie Thomas

1,400 More Jobs At Risk At Blockbuster

HuffingtonPost.com | Charlie Thomas | Posted 13.02.2013 | UK

Around 1,400 more Blockbuster employees will face redundancy after its administrators Deloitte confirmed another 164 stores will be closed in the next...

HMV Unveils Another 60 Redundancies

Huffington Post UK | Charlie Thomas | Posted 08.02.2013 | UK

Deloitte, the administrators of HMV, has confirmed a further 60 redundancies have been made across HMV and Fopp Entertainments' head office network at...

Mourn Not HMV

Daniel M. Swain | Posted 24.03.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Daniel M. Swain

The potential demise of HMV demonstrates the important triumph of more efficient, more effective technologies and business models for distributing music than traditional in-store retailers. HMV is no longer an efficient provider of music, or of any other media to customers.

Charlie Thomas

Hope For The Old Dog Yet? Hilco UK Buys HMV's Debt

HuffingtonPost.com | Charlie Thomas | Posted 22.01.2013 | UK

The hopes of 4,000 HMV staff were thrown a lifeline on Tuesday after retail restructuring group Hilco UK has acquired the debt of HMV, effectively giv...

Blockbuster Administrators Announce 129 Stores To Go

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 19.01.2013 | UK

Blockbuster is to close 129 stores in addition to the 31 stores which had already been notified of their closure, the administrators confirmed on Satu...

How to Survive When Your Company Goes Into Administration

Alison E. Wise | Posted 20.03.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Alison E. Wise

Seven of the places I worked at have gone bankrupt... well, make that eight now (I kinda have a curse) - I was a 'seasonal employee' at HMV for two Christmases. I'm still friends with many of the people I worked with at HMV and I see their frustration, anger, and sadness expressed on Facebook. I understand what they are going through because I've been through it too. Here's some tips to help them try and survive this horrible experience with some of their sanity intact.

HMV Boss "Confident Of A Successful Business Outcome"

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.01.2013 | UK

UPDATE: 19:00 15/01/13 - Comment from Nick Edwards of Deloitte HMV's chief executive Trevor Moore has told reporters he is "convinced" the chain ca...

Farewell HMV?

PA/ The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.01.2013 | UK

Entertainment store HMV has become the latest high street casualty as it called in administrators. Following discussions among the music retailer's...

Groupon: An Imperative for a Rethink on Their Email Marketing Strategies

Preetam Kaushik | Posted 03.03.2013 | UK Tech
Preetam Kaushik

Is this the beginning of the end for Groupon and their peers? Certainly not, but they really need to find ways to harness the potential they have in their vast database of subscribers, if they are to stem the rot and remain successful.

End Of The Road

PA | Posted 17.12.2012 | UK

Comet's last remaining stores will trade for the final time on Tuesday as the high street spending slump claims another high-profile casualty. The ...

Christmas Woe For 3,000 Comet Staff

Charlie Thomas | Posted 28.11.2012 | UK

More than 3,000 staff at electricals chain Comet could lose their jobs before Christmas, after administrators Deloitte confirmed 125 stores will close...

Charlie Thomas

Over Indebted, And Over Here

HuffingtonPost.com | Charlie Thomas | Posted 24.11.2012 | UK

Most readers will be familiar with the practice of British companies domiciling themselves in Ireland to gain from efficient corporation taxation – ...

Could Comet Be Reborn?

Charlie Thomas | Posted 23.11.2012 | UK

Embattled retailer Comet could be turned into an online-only venture, if a "seven-figure" bid from an entrepreneur gets the go ahead. John Roberts,...

Comet Set To Close 41 Stores By End Of November

PA | Posted 17.11.2012 | UK

Stricken electricals retail chain Comet will close 41 stores by the end of the month unless a buyer can be found, administrators confirmed today. R...

Comet: Strangled By Their Own Smartphone Cables?

Jade Lane | Posted 02.01.2013 | UK Tech
Jade Lane

In what has been a turbulent year for British retail, the high street was dealt another mighty blow last week following the announcement that electronics giant Comet was going into administration.

Fears For 6,000 Jobs As Comet Due To Head Into Administration

Charlie Thomas | Posted 01.11.2012 | UK

Comet, the electrical retailer, has told staff it will go into administration after a year-long rescue attempt by OpCapita failed. Staff were infor...

This House Believes Too Many Companies Are Only Paying Lip-Service to the Green Agenda

The Cambridge Union Society | Posted 26.11.2012 | UK Universities & Education
The Cambridge Union Society

On Thursday 27 September, the Cambridge Union, in conjunction with Deloitte, are hosting a debate on the green agenda and corporate social responsibil...

There is Something About Munich

John Carr | Posted 31.03.2012 | UK Tech
John Carr

John Naughton is a rare and exotic creature. Having just read his bio we seem to share an Irish heritage and as children we both encountered the Jesui...

Creativity Has Become the Elephant In the Board Room

Jim Prior | Posted 23.03.2012 | UK
Jim Prior

It's a fundamental paradox: why are business leaders refusing to do the thing that they know they most should?

UK Businesses Losing Appetite For Investment

Huffington Post UK | Peter Guest | Posted 07.12.2011 | UK

Sentiment in the UK’s major businesses has dropped to its lowest level since the depths of the financial crisis in early 2009, as slow growth at hom...