Archive for November, 2012

Cisco profit jumps 18% amid higher sales and cost cuts

Profits at Cisco, the world’s largest maker of networking equipment have jumped- helped by increased sales and cost cutting measures.Net profit rose 18% to $2.1 billion (£1.3 billion) in the three months to 27 October 2012, compared to last year. Cisco said that it was seeing “signs of improvement” in the US market, but warned […]

November 30, 2012  Tags: , , , , ,   Posted in: Business Profits, Business Win, Global Business, Growing Profits, Online Profits Growth, Technological Businesses, Uncategorized  No Comments

UK Premier League football boosted by satellite TV cash

A day after announcing a ground-breaking deal with American broadcaster NBC Sports Group,  chief executive Richard Scudamore was in Beijing on Tuesday morning to reveal a six year extension to its current deal with Chinese TV partner Super Sport.Having secured a staggering £3 billion for the League’s domestic TV rights for the three years between […]

November 28, 2012  Tags: , , , , , ,   Posted in: Business Sales, Business Win, Digital Business, Exporting Businesses, Global Business, Growing Sales, Technological Businesses, Uncategorized  No Comments

Sharp shares jump on Intel investment

Shares of the electronics company Sharp have jumped, following media reports that the chip maker Intel could invest as much as 40bn yen (£315 million) in the loss making manufacturer.Its shares rose as much 9% to 165 yen on the Tokyo Stock Exchange. Sharp has been trying to restructure its business amid mounting losses and […]

November 26, 2012  Tags: , , , ,   Posted in: Business Sales, Business Win, Exporting Businesses, Global Business, Growing Sales, Share Floatation, Technological Businesses, Uncategorized  No Comments

Waste management recycling in Cheltenham by Printwaste

Cheltenham’s premier waste management recycling company Printwaste has won a prestigueous National Award – the Document Destruction Company of the Year!“The Document Manager Awards has added value to both our image, and industry credibility. To achieve this award shows that our customers recognise the standard of service we are able to offer and differentiates us […]

November 23, 2012  Tags: , , , , , , , , ,   Posted in: Business Sales, Business Services, Business Win, Cheltenham Businesses, Gloucestershire Businesses, Green Businesses, Growing Sales, Professional Services, Technological Businesses, Uncategorized, Waste Management Recycling Cheltenham, Winning Business  No Comments

Samsung reports record profits on Galaxy smartphone sales

Samsung Electronics has reported record profits in the three months to September- led by strong sales of it’s Galaxy range of smartphones.Net profits were 6.5 trillion won (£3.7 billion), up 91% from a year earlier. The South Korean phonemaker was also boosted by strong demand at its display panel unit. While Samsung has enjoyed tremendous […]

November 20, 2012  Tags: , , , , , , , , ,   Posted in: Business Communications, Business Profits, Business Sales, Business Win, Connected Business, Digital Business, Global Business, Growing Business, Growing Profits, Growing Sales, Online Profits Growth, Online Sales Growth, Technological Businesses, Uncategorized  No Comments

Virgin Media’s media campaign with Usain Bolt boosts new business

An advertising campaign featuring Olympic star Usain Bolt helped Virgin Media boost the number of new cable customers.The pay-TV and broadband firm said it added 39,500 customers in the three months to end-September, compared with 6,300 for the same quarter last year. Revenue was up 2.8% to £1.03 billion for the three months. Virgin said […]

November 14, 2012  Tags: , , , , , ,   Posted in: Business Sales, Business Services, Business Win, Digital Business, Growing Business, Growing Sales, Online Sales Growth, Technological Businesses, Uncategorized, Winning Business  No Comments

ARM builds profits up 22pc on smartphone successes

Arm Holdings- whose computer chip technology powers Apple and Samsung smartphones, has posted a 22% rise in quarterly profits to £68.1 million.At the same time, Arm’s revenues went up 20% to £144.6 million in the three months to the end of September. The increase was helped by the company expanding in newer markets-  such as […]

November 7, 2012  Tags: , , , , , , , , ,   Posted in: Business Communications, Business Exports, Business Profits, Business Sales, Business Services, Business Win, Connected Business, Digital Business, Exporting Businesses, Global Business, Growing Business, Growing Profits, Growing Sales, Technological Businesses, Uncategorized, Winning Business  One Comment