Cost Saving

The store closure programme has caused costs of approximately £222m, with further charges expected. © AFP/Stringer
M&S saves £100m through transformation
The team hires venues around the world to run exams for its programmes – from GCSE to CIPS ©Mat Wright/British Council
Case study: British Council's local/global balance
The retailer suffered pre-tax losses of £491m for the year to 1 September © Debenhams
Debenhams to consolidate and automate warehouses
WWI anniversary Thank You artwork for the British Legion toured the UK in August ©Andrew Fosker/PinPep/Royal British Legion
Case study: Professionalising The Royal British Legion's buying
Cost-cutting drops as a priority
Report says buyers should consider the long-term integrity of buildings ©AFP/Getty Images
Construction buying in need of makeover
Each and every person must eliminate waste in their daily actions, said the firm's president ©Toyota PLC
Cost reduction 'part of Toyota's true values'
Global food giant General Mills blamed a disappointing third quarter on higher logistics and commodity costs © PA Images
General Mills takes action on costs as profits drop
Heineken UK's cider apples are grown and milled in Herefordshire ©Heineken
Case study: why everyone wants to work for Heineken
Growth trumps cost cutting, says survey
The Oxford store was one of the retailer's best performing branches on opening ©James Mackenzie/John Lewis
Case study: how John Lewis store revamps cost less
Use the rainbow to remember the principles ©Jackson-Crocker
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