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Chefs at work

Looking to clinch a difficult deal? Take a cue from the companies that know the value of taking lunchtime very seriously indeed.

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Waste not

The founder and president of Ecoalf has created a sustainable fashion brand using other people’s rubbish.

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Aiming high

AirBaltic, nosediving not so long ago, is now filling European skies with its lime-green livery – and it has its sights set on becoming an international jetsetter.

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Pulling up trees

Variously a politician, head teacher and soldier, Bernt Johan Collet has still found time to corner the Christmas tree market from forests south of Copenhagen. He tells us how delegation and exhaustive preparation are key…

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Get the look

From Europe and Asia to the US, five branding insiders give their take on the industry – and what’s next.

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Art of noise

The global electronics brand Bang & Olufsen has kept its HQ in the unassuming Danish town where it all started.

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Foot on the gas

Alain Visser, CEO of car-subscription company Lynk & Co, has chosen a youthful team who can teach him what’s ‘cool’ – just as long as it doesn’t involve reading management books or going running.

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Let’s talk shops

Is it game over for stores, malls and high streets? Not according to these developers and place-makers who believe they have the formula that makes bricks-and-mortar retail work.

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Amplifying the positives

As a 30-year veteran of the music industry, Rob Stringer is intent that past mistakes are not repeated. The Sony Music CEO has no problem with dissenting voices in the workplace but is vocal about one thing: everyone needs…

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Made to last

Retailer Manufactum’s HQ suits the company, with its anti-throwaway ethos, perfectly.

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Business briefing

A workspace-cum-members’ club in London, Beirut’s best in brand, sustainable footwear in Milan, global export facts and how would you spend €5,000?

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New chapters

Behind every success story is some sound advice. We asked entrepreneurs to name a publication that proved to be an inspiration.

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Folk’s festival

Drinks brand Capi has an HQ that’s more than it seems: it’s a place of work and play where unloved office furniture has made way for quality design pieces and works of art inspire all the brands under its roof.

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Asia Pacific briefing

Vietnam’s battle for the best city transport system, a neighbourhood makeover in Seoul and Shanghai’s riverside gets a spruce-up.

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