UK to boost life expectancy through increased focus on "predictive prevention"

UK to boost life expectancy through increased focus on “predictive prevention”

Public Health England will bring together a group of experts to scale up the agency’s work on “predictive prevention”, enabling people to take greater control of their health and care through personalised advice and interventions, according to a new policy paper released this week. “We are testing new ways of providing people with preventative advice, using cutting edge technology […]

Chipotle Mexican Grill food catering.

Don’t underestimate the power of digital to boost sales

Chipotle Mexican Grill may be testing new menu items in limited markets across the U.S., but the company’s CEO doesn’t foresee it being the top driver part of its strategy to regain market share and boost sales. While the company will continue to test a variety of items — nachos, avocado tostadas and bacon — […]

Philip Morris International's iQOS 3 Multi lets consumers use the device 10 times before needing to charge it.

Philip Morris unveils new versions of iQOS cigarettes to boost sales

With the iQOS 3, like older models, users must put the device back in the case to charge after each time they use it. The new iQOS 3 Multi can be used 10 times before needing to be recharged. It’s bulkier than the traditional iQOS device, but executives say consumers also requested this change. “In […]

Alibaba opens two UK data centers to boost cloud operations in Europe

Alibaba opens two UK data centers to boost cloud operations in Europe

Alibaba opened two data centers in the U.K. on Monday, further expanding its cloud footprint in Europe. The new facilities — both in London — are the Chinese tech giant’s first in Britain, and will provide its business customers in the region with round-the-clock security and engineering support and real-time monitoring. A spokesperson for Alibaba […]