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McDonald’s to start table service that allows customers to order on tablet computers

by Will Corry on August 6, 2015

Standing in a queue for a Big Mac may soon be a thing of the past as McDonald’s brings table service to the UK.

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The social hospitality dynamic of the north

The social hospitality dynamic of the north

by James on June 11, 2015

The increasingly dynamic hospitality sector in the north of England has been widely reported across many media.Barometers such as new restaurant openings underline this recognising not just the volume of openings but also the diversity.

The range of restaurant choices now satisfies almost every multicultural option and price point.

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New Website News : The leading business telephone systems installer in the North West has a new site

by Will Corry on June 10, 2015

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There are now over 4.2 million people across the UK working from home

by Will Corry on June 8, 2015

It's more common for men to work from home than women.

There are now over 4.2 million people across the UK working from home, according to the TUC, which is up by more than 800,000 since 2005.

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How will my business benefit from IT support?

by Will Corry on April 23, 2015

In order to be successful in business it is absolutely imperative to know your industry well.

However, knowing your own industry doesn't always mean you have all the knowledge necessary about the technology required to keep your systems running smoothly and be able to properly protect your company's data from security breaches.

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Social buzz around the Grand National / Meltwater – #OutsideInsight

by Will Corry on April 10, 2015

Hold your horses; surely it’s not that time of the year already? It seems like only yesterday Pineau de Re stole the show at the world famous Aintree track and the biggest steeplechase race in the world.

The Grand National is the most valuable jump race in Europe with a whopping prize fund of £1 million, but who are the odds in favour of this year?

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Manchester City are about to strike it rich with a new £80 million-a-year sponsorship deal with Etihad

by Will Corry on March 8, 2015

Manchester City are about to strike it rich with a new £80 million-a-year sponsorship deal with Etihad.

The Premier League champions, who are four years into a 10-year agreement worth £400million with the national airline of Abu Dhabi, are in the process of renegotiating the terms of the package. [more…]

Hen Party Blunder: Spend £600 in a Manchester restaurant – and the response is “What absolute trash they were. We pity the groom!”

by Will Corry on March 3, 2015

It's bad, nasty customer service in Manchester.

"A swanky Manchester city centre restaurant told a customer on Facebook her friends and family 'wouldn't know fine dining if it slapped them in their ugly faces"

Melissa Grogan-Morgan, 27, was left disappointed when her hen do at 47 King Street West in Manchester city centre didn't go to plan. But after leaving a less-than-impressed review on Facebook, the restaurant responded with a tirade of insults towards her and her group.

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Is this another blunder from Mr Clarkson or is it just a new publicity stunt?

by Will Corry on February 23, 2015

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Exclusive ‘seven questions’ interview with Joanne Varey of Granby Marketing Services

by Assistant Editor on February 5, 2015

We were lucky enough to secure a Q&A session with Joanne Varey (pictured), managing director of promotional marketing and fulfilment solutions provider Granby Marketing Services.

A wide range of subjects covered included the Lancashire-based business's progress since its MBO in 2013, embracing the digital revolution and why promo marketing remains important in the modern marketing era.

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