Tag: Business And The Environment

Maintaining the Co-operative difference

Below is a list of Business Case Studies case studies organised alphabetically by company. To view more companies, please choose a letter from the list below. A plc, on the other hand, is...

The value of generating change

Enron’s history is closely linked with market liberalisation, innovation and a willingness to embrace change - whether that be providing innovative solutions to energy needs or, more recently, investing in environmentally progressive...

How an Environmental Management System (EMS) helps create a sustainable business

Today, we are aware of the close links between business growth and protection of the environment. The emphasis is on sustainable development; on creating patterns and practices within industry and commerce that...

External environment theory

The term business in the community relates to the relationships that a business develops with stakeholders in its external environment. In addition Business in the Community is the name of an organisation...

Balancing a fine line in an environment of change

Many of the goods we use in our everyday lives are based on “threads.” For example, the room in which you are sitting whilst reading this may have a carpet and curtains....

A revolution in banking

There are a number of ways of developing new business opportunities and one of the most important of these is that of “recognising a gap in the market” and thereby identifying a...

Business activities and care for the environment

Aggregate minerals are an important resource and their use is essential to national prosperity. They are vital for building new or improved housing, hospitals, schools, factories, roads and leisure facilities. Everything from...

Maintaining the co operative difference

CIS operates in one of the most dynamic and complex insurance markets in the world. Insurance is one of the UK’s major industries, with an estimated 700 businesses providing investment and protection...

How a regulatory system works in practice

The term utility is widely used today to include those public services which supply water, sewerage, electricity, gas, telecommunications and waste disposal. All of us use these utilities every day - when...

Competing in the global marketplace an overseas trade services

The Overseas Trade Services (OTS) network is a partnership between the major Government departments involved in exporting and promoting British industry abroad. The key partners are: the Department of Trade and Industry,...

Taking direct banking a step further

This case study focuses on the recent process of change in the banking industry. Ten years ago, nearly all personal banking operations were carried out in High Street branches. If customers wanted...

Responding to a changing market

Golden Wonder has been one of the most easily recognisable household names for over fifty years. It has developed a product portfolio which includes crisps, such as Golden Wonder and Groovers, and...

The value of Responding to a changing market

There is little doubt that energy is central to our lives. Indeed, it is impossible to imagine our offices, schools or homes without energy. In today’s complex, competitive international market-place, it is...

The stockbroking revolution

In recent years, there has been a radical transformation in the way in which stocks and shares are traded. At one time, if a member of the public or an organisation wanted...

The changing environment within the gas industry

Gas is the carefully controlled source of nearly half of the country’s energy needs. And most of that gas is transported safely and reliably by a British company - Transco. All day,...
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