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Mary Portas Review

Mary Portas Review "papering over the cracks"

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Retailer and turnaround specialist Bill Grimsey has told PCR that well-known consultant and broadcaster Mary Portas will not save the High Street.

Andrew Wooden
by Andrew Wooden
on Jan 3rd 2014 at 1:16PM
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What's it like inside the Samsung Experience Store?

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It's clear from the moment you step inside Samsung's Experience Store in Westfield Stratford City that this is not your typical own-brand shop.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Nov 10th 2013 at 8:00AM
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Review roundup - AMD Radeon R9 290X graphics card

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The first reviews of the AMD Radeon R9 290X PC graphics card have emerged - and the outlook looks bright for chip maker AMD.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Oct 24th 2013 at 10:50AM
Samsung unveils Galaxy S 4 Zoom

Samsung unveils Galaxy S 4 Zoom

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Further blurring the lines between consumer smartphone and camera technology, Samsung has unveiled the Galaxy S 4 Zoom.

Greg Lockley
by Greg Lockley
on Jun 12th 2013 at 11:18AM

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Gadget Show Live 2013 review

Gadget Show Live 2013 review

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Whilst the US has CES, us Brits have The Gadget Show to get our fill of the latest techy goodness. This April, Helen French and Greg Lockley trekked over to ...

Helen French
by Helen French
on May 20th 2013 at 2:21PM
Government looks to improve rights for wronged consumers

Government looks to improve rights for wronged consumers

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The Government has initiated a consultation that aims to give trading standards authorities new powers on behalf of consumers.

Matt Grainger
by Matt Grainger
on Nov 7th 2012 at 2:07PM
Microsoft co-founder labels Windows 8 as 'promising, puzzling'

Microsoft co-founder labels Windows 8 as 'promising, puzzling'

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Billionaire investor Paul Allen has posted a hands-on review of the upcoming operating system, calling it both "puzzling" and "confusing initially".

Greg Lockley
by Greg Lockley
on Oct 3rd 2012 at 10:33AM
Mary Portas unveils ambitious plans for UK High Streets

Mary Portas unveils ambitious plans for UK High Streets

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Retail guru and TV personality Mary Portas has published her recommendations to revive the UK High Street.

Matt Grainger
by Matt Grainger
on Dec 13th 2011 at 10:35AM

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Government appoints Mary ?Queen of Shops? to retail review

Government appoints Mary ?Queen of Shops? to retail review

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The Government has appointed Mary ‘Queen of Shops’ Portas to head up an independent inquiry in to the future of the UK High Street and multi-channel business models.

Matt Grainger
by Matt Grainger
on May 17th 2011 at 1:06PM
Asrock Fatal1ty wins approval at Toms Hardware

Asrock Fatal1ty wins approval at Toms Hardware

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Asrock’s Fatal1ty P67 motherboard has been awarded with Approved status from the respected tech website Tom’s Hardware.

Matt Grainger
by Matt Grainger
on May 3rd 2011 at 11:56AM
Government outlines IT spending cuts

Government outlines IT spending cuts

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The Government is set to reduce its IT expenditure in Whitehall by half a million pounds as it continues to reduce government spending.

Matt Grainger
by Matt Grainger
on Dec 20th 2010 at 5:35PM
PCR?s Review of the Year online now

PCR?s Review of the Year online now

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PCR’s guide to the biggest tech stories of the year is online now, featuring tablet launches aplenty, new mobile operating systems and Steve Jobs’ head made of cheese.

by Nicky Trup
on Dec 8th 2010 at 11:38AM

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Best Buy blows away competion in shopper survey

Best Buy blows away competion in shopper survey

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Technology retail giant Best Buy has scored an unprecedented ten out of ten in PCR’s Mystery Shopper, after launching in the UK at the end of April.

The survey
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by Nicky Trup
on Aug 2nd 2010 at 9:55AM
Byron revisits internet report

Byron revisits internet report

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As part of her progress report on her 2008 Byron Review, Dr Tanya Byron has called for a new and independent report to examine the implementation of a possible code ...

Matt Grainger
by Matt Grainger
on Mar 31st 2010 at 10:46AM
WEEE review open to suggestions

WEEE review open to suggestions

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The EU’s WEEE legislation is under review and the IT trade has a month to respond to the proposed changes.

Matt Grainger
by Matt Grainger
on Apr 16th 2009 at 10:56AM
Carphone looks to cut costs

Carphone looks to cut costs

NEWS Carphone Warehouse is understood to be reviewing internal costs, with supplier relationships at the forefront of the initiative.

by Ben Furfie
on Jan 21st 2009 at 11:15AM

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HP reviews media account

HP reviews media account

NEWS Hardware giant HP is to review the media accounts for two of its business groups, both handled by ZenithOptimedia.

Matt Grainger
by Matt Grainger
on Nov 14th 2008 at 1:09PM
DSGi reviews Spanish and Italian chains

DSGi reviews Spanish and Italian chains

NEWS Electrical goods giant DSGi has placed its Spanish and Italian subsidiaries under review, possibly with the aim of selling them, according to the Telegraph.

Matt Grainger
by Matt Grainger
on Aug 11th 2008 at 11:44AM