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Netplay eyes Football Pools takeover

The Football Pools could be about to change hands after Netplay TV says it is in talks to buy the business from current owner Sportech.

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Store's accidental 20% discount

A supermarket chain accidentally introduces a 20% discount at 140 stores instead of just at one branch - costing it thousands in lost revenue.

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Defence spending boosts airshow deals

A series of defence deals underlines that this week's Dubai Airshow has been more about arms contracts than orders for passenger aircraft

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