Archive for September, 2012

Dyson sales and profits boosted by global growth

Dyson, the UK maker of vacuum cleaners, fans and hand dryers, has reported record annual turnover of over £1 billion- boosted by global sales.The company, founded by Sir James Dyson, said on Friday that its turnover was £1.05 billion, up from £887 million in 2010. Its earnings grew by 30% in 2011 to £306.3million. Dyson […]

September 28, 2012  Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , ,   Posted in: Business Exports, Business Growth, Business Jobs, Business Profits, Business Sales, Business Win, Exporting Businesses, Global Business, Growing Business, Growing Jobs, Growing Profits, Growing Sales, Technological Businesses, Uncategorized, Winning Business  No Comments

Honda invests £267 million in Swindon plant

Carmaker Honda says investment at its UK plant in Swindon has reached £267 millio- with plans to further increase production.The money will support the introduction of its new Civic and CR-V car models and a new 1.6-litre diesel engine. The site is expected to produce 183,000 cars this year, with output forecast to rise to […]

September 21, 2012  Tags: , , , , , , , , ,   Posted in: Business Exports, Business Growth, Business Jobs, Business Profits, Business Sales, Business Win, Exporting Businesses, Global Businesses, Growing Business, Growing Jobs, Growing Profits, Growing Sales, Uncategorized  No Comments

Sports Direct sales leap on summer of sport

Sports Direct has seen it’s sales leap- helped by what it said was the “unprecedented” sporting summer.Retail sales at the 400 strong chain rose 19.9% to £441.4 million in the 13 weeks to 29 July, while group total sales rose 25.3% to £519.0 million. The European football championship and run-up to the start of the […]

September 17, 2012  Tags: , , , , ,   Posted in: Business Sales, Business Win, Growing Business, Growing Businesses, Growing Sales, Uncategorized, Winning Businesses  No Comments

UK retail sales rise points to growing economy

Rising UK retail sales figures have helped to raise hopes that the UK’s economy may be growing again.The Office for National Statistics said sales volumes in July rose by 0.3%, and were up 2.8% from a year earlier. It also revised June’s monthly sales increase up to 0.8% from 0.1%. Analysts now believe that initial […]

September 12, 2012  Tags: , ,   Posted in: Business Win, Growing Businesses, Growing Economy, Growing Sales, Uncategorized  No Comments

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September 5, 2012   Posted in: Uncategorized  No Comments

Cisco profits beat expectations

Cisco, the world’s largest maker of networking equipment, has increased its dividend after reporting better-than-expected profits.The company said that cost cutting had helped fourth quarter net income to rise to $1.9 billion (£1.2billion) from $1.2 billion a year ago, on revenue up 4.4% to $11.7 billion. On the strength of the results Cisco also said […]

September 5, 2012  Tags: , , , , , , ,   Posted in: Business Growth, Business Profits, Business Sales, Business Win, Connected Business, Digital Business, Global Business, Growing Business, Growing Profits, Growing Sales, Technological Businesses, Uncategorized  No Comments