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Reshoring British Manufacturing

February 18, 2014 | By Paul Mackenzie Ross | No Comments | Filed in: business.

Watching the 10 o’clock news last night on BBC iPlayer I was encouraged to see the story about British companies bringing work back to these isles after many years of offshoring. The benefits of offshoring from a British business point of view are obvious – If you can cut costs by using foreign workers on • Read More »

Rip-off Britain

May 31, 2008 | By Paul Mackenzie Ross | 2 Comments | Filed in: economics.

I’ve been thinking about the current worldwide price rises in food, oil and energy and in the cost of living and credit going up. It’s happening in a lot of places in the world and for months the UK seemed to be largely unaffected, especially since the USA seemed to bearing the brunt of the • Read More »