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Women in Construction

Why is there a lack of women in the construction industry?

In the UK, 99% of on-site construction workers are male. Within other areas of the industry, the figures are not vastly different, with only 11% of the whole industry being female. Many of these roles include desk jobs such as design, secretarial and administrative roles...

Food retail

What is the long term forecast for the UK food retail industry?

The UK food retail industry is constantly changing and evolving to meet both customer demand and changing shopping habits. This includes things like offering a different choice of foods such as the booming health foods sector, as well as growing awareness of food intolerances and...

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What are the drivers of the changing food retail landscape?

The food retail landscape is one of the fastest changing markets in recent years.  Gone are the days where the major supermarket names competed to build the biggest possible stores – in fact, these are quickly becoming inefficient, and smart use of space within supermarkets...

Offsite Construction

Whitepaper: A Focus On: Offsite Construction

Offsite construction is an increasingly popular process choice. It’s a broad term but one that basically includes any component that has been constructed somewhere other than the location of use. In this whitepaper we will examine the increasing popularity of offsite construction and the advantages...