After 116 Years UK Business Decides to Sell and Displaces 1,000 Workers

After 116 Years UK Business Decides to Sell and Displaces 1,000 Workers

Austin Reeds, the clothier, has decided to sell off 120 stores to other retailers, as reported by “Yorkshire Post” on May 31, 2016. The 116-year-old chain was founded as a tailoring business in 1900. The decision will displace 1,000 workers. Peter Saville of AlixPartners stated, “We continued running the [company] with the support of the secured creditors in […]

Scientists in U.K. Will Begin Research Using Gene Editing

Scientists in U.K. Will Begin Research Using Gene Editing

On Feb. 1, 2016, BBC News reported that the Francis Crick Institute in London has been given a green light to move forward with “gene editing” research. It is the institute’s goal to provide greater knowledge regarding the earliest moments of human life. Dr. Kathy Niakin applied for permission to begin this research through the […]

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