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  1. National Farmers’ Union criticises economists’ positive vision of global tariff-free trade after Brexit

    Edp24.co.uk -Agriculture  08.23 / 14:53 www.edp24.co.uk
    Farming leaders warned of a “devastating effect” on British food production if the government pursues global free trade and unilaterally lowers import tariffs after…
  2. Bayer’s takeover of Monsanto to be probed by European Commission

    Edp24.co.uk -Agriculture  08.23 / 09:53 www.edp24.co.uk
    The European Commission has launched an in-depth probe into Bayer’s $66bn (£51bn) takeover of Monsanto, saying the two agro-chemical giants failed to address the watchdog’s antitrust…
  3. National Farmers’ Union launches rural broadband and mobile survey

    Edp24.co.uk -Agriculture  08.23 / 05:18 www.edp24.co.uk
    Farmers are being encouraged to record their experiences of broadband and mobile coverage in order to help influence policy-makers to speed up…
  4. Young Farmers profile: 23-year-old Ryan Thompson finds farming inspiration from across the globe

    Edp24.co.uk -Agriculture  08.22 / 13:35 www.edp24.co.uk
    As part of our regular series of profiles on the region’s Young Farmers’ Club (YFC) members, RYAN THOMPSON says he is finding inspiration from near and far to further his farming…
  5. Honingham farmer’s cheese-making courses go residential with new holiday units

    Edp24.co.uk -Agriculture  08.22 / 12:17 www.edp24.co.uk
    The residential course remains a popular form of educational break, from pottery and painting to allotment-keeping. But how about…
  1. Think Defence – June 2017 Update

    To repeat myself from earlier updates, Think Defence was never going away, but it was changing, so stopping short blog posts and concentrating on the longer form content was that change. The first part of that change has now more or less completed; the old long form content has either been refreshed and updated, or ... The post Think Defence – June 2017 Update appeared first on Think D…
  1. eRevMax completes integration with hotel management system provider hoteliport

    Hotel-industry.co.uk - Industries 08.23 / 11:32 hotel-industry.co.uk
    Seamless connectivity to facilitate real-time data transfer between hotels and…
  2. Hospitality SMEs prefer cash due to ‘issues and costs’ of card payment systems

    Hotelowner.co.uk - Industries 08.23 / 11:31 hotelowner.co.uk
    Small and medium-sized businesses in the hospitality and leisure sector are more likely to use cash transactions than SMEs in the retail sector, according to new research commissioned by the AA. Cash accounts for approximately 28% of all transactions for hospitality SMEs with a quarter saying cash transactions represent more than half of their sales. … The post Hospitality SMEs prefer cash due to ‘issues and costs’ of card payment systems appeared first on Hotel Own…
  3. UK economy set for boost as nearly 7m plan bank holiday staycations

    Hotelowner.co.uk - Industries 08.23 / 11:31 hotelowner.co.uk
    VisitEngland’s August Bank Holiday Trip Tracker survey published today (23 August) shows 6.9 million Brits are planning an overnight holiday trip in the UK this weekend, bringing an estimated £1.7bn boost to the UK economy. The figures show an increase on last year’s results when 5.1 million adults in Britain planned to take an overnight … The post UK economy set for boost as nearly 7m plan bank holiday staycations appeared first on Hotel Owne…
  4. UK holidaymakers want ‘more AI and virtual tours’ at hotels

    Hotelowner.co.uk - Industries 08.23 / 11:31 hotelowner.co.uk
    Travel companies need to embrace new technologies such as artificial intelligence (AI), virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) to create a more “immersive and enjoyable” travel experience for holidaymakers, new research suggests. Mobile technology group, Apadmi, found that almost half of Brits (48%) would like to see investment in interactive technology, like VR and … The post UK holidaymakers want ‘more AI and virtual tours’ at hotels appeared first on Hotel Owner…
  5. Zoomlion tower cranes used for Saipan resort construction

    by Sotiris Kanaris Six Zoomlion T8030-25 topless tower cranes are being used to build the Imperial Pacific Resort Hotel in Saipan, in the US territory of the Northern…
  6. EDINBURGH GIN UNVEILS NEW LOOK FOR BESTSELLING FRUIT GIN LIQUEURS

    Packagingtoday.co.uk - Industries 08.22 / 21:16 packagingtoday.co.uk
    EDINBURGH GIN UNVEILS NEW LOOK FOR BESTSELLING FRUIT GIN…
  7. ALPLA: Study confirms the excellent carbon footprint of recycled PET

    Packagingtoday.co.uk - Industries 08.22 / 21:16 packagingtoday.co.uk
    ALPLA: Study confirms the excellent carbon footprint of recycled…
  8. Happy (Meal) cows: Arla and McDonald’s celebrate 30-year partnership

    Packagingtoday.co.uk - Industries 08.22 / 21:16 packagingtoday.co.uk
    Happy (Meal) cows: Arla and McDonald’s celebrate 30-year p…