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Retro is Back… Again!

January 15, 2018 | Posted in Clothing, Online Shopping

Everybody loves reminiscing about childhood loves – whether it’s favourite cartoons, music groups or books. The feel-good sensation brought on by nostalgia is beaten by no other – which is why so many nostalgia-based, retro products are available today, from printed clothes to tin lunchboxes, comics and films. In recent years, the buzz has been …

Implementing Successful Enterprise Resource Planning Systems

January 15, 2018 | Posted in Business service

When it first became economic to use computers for business, companies began searching for appropriate applications. While repetitive calculations, like the ones used for payroll, were no problem to the computer, when attempting to calculate the amount of materials a company would have to buy, problems arose. Material Requirements Planning (MRP) systems, as they were …

What Is Life Insurance?

January 15, 2018 | Posted in Insurance

An early form of life insurance can be traced back to Roman times when, because of the high costs of funerals, clubs were formed, known as ‘burial clubs’. The guarantee of such an organisation for its members was that for a regular contribution they knew that upon death, their burial club would provide the necessary …

Is Yellow The New Green?

January 15, 2018 | Posted in Environmental

With the amount of retail packaging waste exceeding the 10million tonne mark each year, landfill sites are now overflowing as a result of unnecessary excess and non-biodegradable packaging. The most infamous culprit of late is the excessive packaging used in the distribution and display of Easter eggs. These poorly-designed packaging drives over 100million tonnes of …

Vienna: A Step Back In Time

January 15, 2018 | Posted in Destinations

Whether it is a family holiday or just a passing visit on your travels, Austria is full of unique areas to visit. The popular capital city of Vienna in particular offers plenty of history, culture, and culinary delights that would be sure to provide a little bit of something for everyone. Situated on one of …

Bored Of Half-Board? Why All-Inclusive Holidays Could Save You Money

January 15, 2018 | Posted in TRAVEL & LEISURE

For many people, booking the annual two-week break away from home is the highlight of the year, and a chance to pore over numerous glossy brochures in order to select the next destination and collect another stamp in the passport. People’s ideas of a holiday differ, and as a result so do their requirements – …