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Here are 10 questions on the business news of the last 7 days. We take a half-term break next week - back in 14 days!

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The Biz Quiz - 8 February 2018

The concept of outsourcing has featured frequently in the business news recently following the failure of Carillion and the profits warning by Capita.

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Why Does the Public Sector Use Outsourcing?

This three-episode documentary series from the BBC looks like it will become a business teaching classic. Set your recording devices to catch it...

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Flatpack Empire - Behind the Scenes of Ikea

Here is the latest edition of The Biz Quiz with 10 more questions on a typically busy week in the business news! Good luck!

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The Biz Quiz - 1 February 2018

Here is a useful little video with a classic example of a small business which has really taken off, and fears growing so fast that the founders cannot keep up...

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Super-fast growth, and the risk of over-trading

Fancy a cold pizza? That's what you might get from pizza outlets that use this new robotic delivery system - until that is they solve the numerous logistical challenges.

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Pizza Delivery Robots On the Way - Slowly...

A simply stunning video here that takes you behind the scenes of the Heinz factory in Wigan, Lancashire that makes around 3 million cans per day.

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Economics of Scale from Automation - The World's Largest Baked Bean Factory

Another busy 7 days in the business world are covered by these 10 questions. Good luck!

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The Biz Quiz - 24 January 2018

The second Biz Quiz of 2018 features 10 stories in a really busy week for business news!

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The Biz Quiz - 18 January 2018

How different this manufacturer is from a mass-market producer! Sven Cycles in Dorset designs and manufactures hand-crafted, premium-priced bicycles. This evocative video from Bloomberg meets the business owner and discovers...

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Adding Value by Building A Product that Lasts a Lifetime

Alexa, will sales of smart speakers continue to grow fast or are these products about to enter a maturity phase of their product life cycle?

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Where Next for the Smart Speaker and Assistant Market?

I love this video about US entrepreneur Ryan Grant who abandoned his career as an accountant when he discovered he could buy clearance aisle items from the likes of Walmart...

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Supermarket Sweep! The Entrepreneur Who Profits from Supermarket Castoffs

Welcome to the first Biz Quiz of 2018! 10 questions on the business news so far this year!

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The Biz Quiz - 10 January 2018

One stakeholder group that has been significantly affected by the large number of bank branch closures is the focus of this fascinating short video.

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How Stakeholders are Affected by Bank Closures

I’ve always though waxing was a bit of a rip-off.  But, apparently I’m in the minority. Waxing is big business!

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Hair Removal Entrepreneurs

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