Hot Off The Wires - 10th March 2021
Britain’s economic recovery will far outpace the eurozone’s this year as the world-leading NHS vaccine rollout triggers a rapid return to normality.
A legally-binding “right to repair” will force the manufacturers of fridges, washing machines, dishwashers and TVs to provide spare parts for up to a decade. The government will introduce regulations to stop “premature obsolescence” in electrical appliances.
Swedish alt-milk brand Oatly, which is gearing up for a US stock market listing, has announced plans to open one of the world’s biggest plant-based dairy factories in the UK.
Domino’s Pizza has reported higher profits in the UK and unveiled plans for more outlets and drive-thru services, as the Covid-19 pandemic prompted more people to order meals.
Disney’s online streaming service Disney+ has gained 100 million paying subscribers in just 16 months, passing a milestone that took Netflix ten years.
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