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How AI and advanced analytics could change the healthcare game

Posted by on 4, Sep 2018 in News | Comments Off on How AI and advanced analytics could change the healthcare game

How AI and advanced analytics could change the healthcare game

Debate is rife over the impact that artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning will have on many spheres of life – and nowhere more so than in healthcare. (more…)

Widespread support for plastic packaging tax, new research reveals

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Widespread support for plastic packaging tax, new research reveals

More than half of consumers in the UK and a third in the US are in favour of a tax on all plastic packaging on food products, new research has shown.
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Tobacco smuggler must repay almost half a million pounds

Posted by on 4, Sep 2018 in News | Comments Off on Tobacco smuggler must repay almost half a million pounds

A jailed tobacco smuggler, who masterminded a plot to bring ten million illicit cigarettes into the UK and fled to Thailand to avoid capture, must pay back almost half a million pounds or face more time in prison. (more…)

Cigarette smuggling trio jailed

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Cigarette smuggling trio jailed

Three men have been jailed after they were caught with more than 1.5 million illegal cigarettes disguised as road surfacing material at a South Shields warehouse.
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Europe’s unsung cities are giving popular city break destinations a run their money!

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Europe’s unsung cities are giving popular city break destinations a run their money!

Europe’s unsung cities are giving popular city break destinations a run their money! (more…)

Food tech startup becomes first ever “reduced carb” certified product with Sugarwise

Posted by on 16, Aug 2018 in News | Comments Off on Food tech startup becomes first ever “reduced carb” certified product with Sugarwise

Food tech startup becomes first ever “reduced carb” certified product with Sugarwise

The new company, which invented a unique low carb bread alternative, was handed the official certification after tests showed that their product was outstandingly low in carbohydrates compared to any possible competitors. (more…)

Household spending falls slightly in July

Posted by on 16, Aug 2018 in News | Comments Off on Household spending falls slightly in July

Visa’s UK Consumer Spending Index, compiled by IHS Markit, pointed to a renewed fall in consumer spending at the start of the third quarter. Although the reduction was only slight (-0.9% on the year), this compared to increases in expenditure in the prior two months. (more…)

2018 Market Confidence Survey

Posted by on 16, Aug 2018 in News | Comments Off on 2018 Market Confidence Survey

2018 Market Confidence Survey

At Office Experts, we believe it is crucial to understand the impact Brexit will have in our Industry. We surveyed a select group of Industry Thought Leaders on the effect Brexit may have on their business in 2018. (more…)

Gambling Hampshire builder jailed for VAT fraud

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Gambling Hampshire builder jailed for VAT fraud

A former builder, who falsely claimed £750,000 of VAT repayments to pay for gambling and living expenses, has been jailed for two years and eight months. (more…)

Absent homeowners and landlords urged to ensure their properties are covered

Posted by on 16, Aug 2018 in News | Comments Off on Absent homeowners and landlords urged to ensure their properties are covered

Absent homeowners and landlords urged to ensure their properties are covered

Homeowners and landlords are being urged to check that their buildings insurance covers their property when it is unoccupied for a number of days.  (more…)