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Comment: Is making clothing in the UK really more expensive?

There is a myth that making clothing in the UK is much more expensive than manufacturing overseas, but Make it British founder and chief executive Kate Hills argues that this is not always the case, even on simple products like T-shirts. Let’s start by looking at…

BlackBerry is done making smartphones, will focus solely on software now

Ailing Canadian smartphone manufacturer BlackBerry will not manufacture smartphones any more. Instead, the company will focus solely on software, something that it is already very good at. Since the information comes straight from the horse’s mouth, well, that’s all that there is to it. “The company…

Nissan intends to soon stop making electric car batteries

Citing high cost for manufacturing batteries, Nissan is likely to soon stop manufacturing their own electric batteries and might approach outside suppliers for the same. Reports indicate that the company is in talks with Panasonic and other overseas companies including Chinese firms to sell its controlling…