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Just Eat criticized for raising 50p ‘service charge’ to £1.99

The TAKEAWAY Just Eat app has been criticized for raising its ‘service charge’ from 50p to £1.99. Reviewers point out that many customers won’t even notice the change since it only appears at the checkout point – despite a “total” without it being displayed earlier. 1 Just Eat’s 50p service charge was introduced in 2018 […]

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FleetPride acquires two-site service business in Florida

FleetPride has acquired the assets of Auto Masters Fleet Services, based in Jacksonville, Florida, with a second location in Tampa. Auto Masters Fleet Services has been providing exceptional service to heavy-duty customers in Florida and South Georgia for 30 years, including on-site maintenance and full-service mobile units. The company is headed by David Stringfield. “Today […]

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How Revel plans to hack the city’s car rental services company

Revel’s request was dealt with slowly as part of a three-year offer by the city to prevent the growing number of cars from ride-sharing apps from escalating in New York’s traffic jam. The world of rental car services has grown more crowded since Uber and Lyft entered the scene. In response, Mayor Bill de Blasio […]

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Goldman Sachs Cuts U.S. Growth Outlook Due to Service Sector Weakness

A number of categories in the service sector, including live entertainment, are still quite depressed and the transition to the office is faltering, so the U.S. economy will not be as robust this year as expected, investors said Monday. Goldman Sachs economists. Accordingly, Goldman GS, -1.20% lowered its GDP forecast by one percentage point in […]

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Villarica offers the highest appraisal rates and no service fees

Filipinos should be prepared for any eventuality or emergency. Unforeseen expenses, reduced job opportunities and security, coupled with the safety of one’s family, are the reason why Villarica Pawnshop, one of the country’s leading pawnshops, constantly reminds Filipinos that every peso account. Villarica Pawnshop offers higher appraisal rates at over 600 locations nationwide. Since 1954, […]

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M2M Services Launches Hardware-as-a-Service Business Model at ISC West 2021

M2M’s HaaS business model guarantees a lifetime warranty and an option for free upgrades in all future network shutdown events. LAS VEGAS – M2M Services launched its hardware-as-a-service (HaaS) business model centered around its alarm communicators at ISC West 2021. The company introduced its two scalable communicators, the MQ03-LTE-M-FIRE-AV and the MiNi-LTE-M-AV. The MQ03-LTE-M-FIRE-AV commercial […]

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Services Sector Business Activity Increases in New York Area – New York Fed Survey

A family enjoys dinner at a restaurant during the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the Manhattan borough of New York, New York, U.S., March 25, 2021. REUTERS/Jeenah Moon Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register July 16 (Reuters) – New York-area service-sector businesses saw a further uptick in activity in early […]

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4 Ways to Go Beyond “Basic” in Customer Service

Source: Pixabay.com Basic. the classic definition is fundamental in nature. Slang turned that categorization into an insult. Either way, using the term “core” to describe an organization’s customer service isn’t a positive thing. That’s not to say that covering “the basics” isn’t important. In fact, the basics are the absolute starting point of customer service. […]

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Charleston County Economic Development offers comprehensive business assistance service > Charleston Business Journal

Mission is to provide assistance for business success, lead the advancement of economic growth VSharleston County Economic Development is a valuable business partner for local industries. Department staff liken their service to a corporate concierge, available to help business owners with hiring, resources, relocation assistance, or whatever else they need to succeed. This includes specialized […]

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TALK OF THE TOWN: Celebrity haunt River Cafe ‘pocket waiter service charge’

TALK OF THE TOWN: Celebrity haunts River Cafe charging £950 for bottle of champagne ‘pocket waiter service charge’ By Charlotte Griffiths for The Mail on Sunday Published: 7:58 p.m. EST, July 10, 2021 | Update: 8:15 p.m. EST, July 10, 2021 It’s the celebrity haunt that charges £950 for a bottle of champagne and £26 […]

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Shifting sands of recovery blur the path for the services sector | Service sector

Without a fuss, the UK financial services sector has returned to pre-pandemic levels and even added two percentage points of growth since February 2020, official figures showed last week. Banks and insurance companies may have reduced their workforces, but customers continued to borrow and save, making the sector one of the few to have exceeded […]

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Japan’s service sector mood improving, but novel COVID dampens cloud outlook

Customers eat sushi on a conveyor belt at a Kura Sushi restaurant in Tokyo, Japan, June 3, 2021. Picture taken June 3, 2021. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon/Files Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Sentiment among ‘economy watchers’ up for first time in three months The government says the economy is picking up although the […]

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US service sector activity cooled in June; employment measurement contracts – ISM survey

WASHINGTON, July 6 (Reuters) – U.S. service-sector activity grew at a subdued pace in June, likely dampened by labor and raw material shortages, leading to a buildup continues unfinished work. The Institute for Supply Management said on Tuesday its non-manufacturing activity index fell to 60.1 last month from 64.0 in May, which was the highest […]

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Brazil PMIs show fastest growth in services sector since 2013 -IHS Markit

(Correct title) BRASILIA, July 5 (Reuters) – Private sector business activity in Brazil revived in June, a survey of purchasing managers showed on Monday, driven by the fastest pace of growth in the dominant services sector since more than eight years. New orders, new exports and employment in the services sector led the way, indicating […]

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Japan’s service sector activity contracts for 17th month as recovery stalls

TOKYO, July 5 (Reuters) – Japan’s services sector activity shrank for the 17th straight month in June as the coronavirus dampened domestic and foreign demand, underscoring the sluggishness of the world’s third-largest economy. The decline in the services industry has kept overall private sector activity contracting for a second month, a sign that the country’s […]