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Carphone Warehouse merged with Dixons Retail plc to become Dixons Carphone in August 2014. See here for items about the company before August 2014.
Author: David Leppard, Sunday Times [UK]
Internet firms have condemned the government’s “Big Brother” surveillance plans as an “unwarranted” intrusion into people’s privacy…The criticism, contained in a private submission to the Home Office, threatens to derail the £2 billion project… [T]he...
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Author: Paul Majendie & Marc Jones, Reuters
Europe's biggest mobile phone retailer pulled its sponsorship on Thursday of a reality TV show dogged by accusations of racism after Bollywood actress Shilpa Shetty faced a tirade of abuse from fellow contestants. Carphone Warehouse said it did not...
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Author: (PRODUCT) RED
Motorola today unveils, with the unanimous support of the UK Mobile Industry, (MOTO)RED – the first in a brand new portfolio of mobile handsets created to help eliminate AIDS in Africa. Launched by co-founders Bono and Bobby Shriver at the World...
[PDF] full report: "FTSE4Good Index series - Criteria development and company engagement programme 2003-2004"
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