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10 things we learned this week

Disappearing chocolate, Swedish meatballs and a Truffle Pig.

by Adam Gale
Last Updated: 17 Jul 2015

1. Thorntons might disappear from the high street…

2. … but at least it would make way for Ikea. Swedish meatballs anyone?

3. WPP, Snapchat and the Daily Mail are teaming up to launch an ad agency, bizarrely/tastily called Truffle Pig.

4. Apple isn’t the only tech giant to get into streaming…

5. … but it is the only one to get schooled by Taylor Swift - so far.

6. Boards (still) have a diversity problem.

7. The Co-op isn’t the country’s biggest co-op.

8. Clubs and bars don’t want to be associated with binge drinking (good luck with that).

9. It bothers easyJet boss Carolyn McCall to be introduced as a female CEO.

10. Uganda is the world’s most entrepreneurial country.

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