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OPINION: Hung parliament shows the industry's future workforce want change

OPINION: Hung parliament shows the industry's future workforce want change

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MI Pro editor Laura Barnes gives her personal view on what a potential coalition government could mean for Brexit negotiations...

Laura  Barnes
on Jun 9th 2017 at 11:04AM
Top 10 stories of the week: Most popular hour for shopping online, Dawsons Leeds expansion, General Election 2017

Top 10 stories of the week: Most popular hour for shopping online, Dawsons Leeds expansion, General Election 2017

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This week’s biggest stories included new research revealing the most popular hour for online retail in the UK.

Laura  Barnes
on Jun 9th 2017 at 10:46AM
Abbey Road Studios and Metro launch Battle of the Bands

Abbey Road Studios and Metro launch Battle of the Bands

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Iconic London recording studio Abbey Road has joined forces with UK newspaper Metro to launch a Battle of the Bands.

Laura  Barnes
on Jun 8th 2017 at 5:04PM
Women in Music comes to UK thanks to new Help Musicians partnership

Women in Music comes to UK thanks to new Help Musicians partnership

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Charity Help Musicians UK (HMUK) has entered a partnership with Women in Music (WIM), the global non-profit organisation founded to support and empower women in the music industry.

Laura  Barnes
on Jun 8th 2017 at 3:25PM

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General Election 2017: Which political party has the MI industry's back?

General Election 2017: Which political party has the MI industry's back?

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Today is the day the UK decides who will be in charge for the next five years. But which political party has the MI industry’s best interests at heart?

Laura  Barnes
on Jun 8th 2017 at 11:52AM
Dawsons Music expands Leeds store

Dawsons Music expands Leeds store

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Dawsons Music has announced a significant expansion to its presence in Leeds City Centre.

Laura  Barnes
on Jun 8th 2017 at 11:37AM
Applications now open for the 2018 Leeds Piano Competition

Applications now open for the 2018 Leeds Piano Competition

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Applications for the 2018 Leeds International Piano Competition are now open.

Laura  Barnes
on Jun 7th 2017 at 5:02PM
Best new jobs in the music industry: North American Guitar, GAK, Gear4music, HHB

Best new jobs in the music industry: North American Guitar, GAK, Gear4music, HHB

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Looking for a new job in the music industry? Check out the latest vacancies on the MI Pro jobs board.

Laura  Barnes
on Jun 7th 2017 at 1:03PM

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Retailers need to become 'digitally literate' if they want to survive

Retailers need to become 'digitally literate' if they want to survive

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As retailers are encouraged to spend more time collecting data to better understand their customers, software development and IT services company Iflexion has warned that it’s not as easy as ...

Laura  Barnes
on Jun 7th 2017 at 11:28AM
Musician pleas for return of £2,000 worth of instruments stolen outside Wimbledon home

Musician pleas for return of £2,000 worth of instruments stolen outside Wimbledon home

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Musician Pedro Kirk has had a Gretsch guitar and a Yamaha saxophone stolen from outside his house in South Wimbledon.

Laura  Barnes
on Jun 6th 2017 at 4:47PM
British Drum Co appoints Mel Stewart as Head of Sales and Marketing

British Drum Co appoints Mel Stewart as Head of Sales and Marketing

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British Drum Co has announced that Mel Stewart will head up the firm’s sales and marketing department.

Laura  Barnes
on Jun 6th 2017 at 3:23PM
IK Multimedia expands US office to accommodate rapid growth

IK Multimedia expands US office to accommodate rapid growth

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IK Multimedia has opened a new office in Sunrise, Florida to “accommodate rapid growth and leverage the area’s diverse talent pool”.

Laura  Barnes
on Jun 6th 2017 at 2:26PM

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'It's vital that the next Government helps retailers keep prices low' says BRC as UK sales slow

'It's vital that the next Government helps retailers keep prices low' says BRC as UK sales slow

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The latest retail sales monitor report from BRC and KPMG has revealed that consumer spending slowed in May both online and on the high street.

Laura  Barnes
on Jun 6th 2017 at 11:08AM
ROLI users to get free Instant Delay thanks to Plugin Alliance promotion

ROLI users to get free Instant Delay thanks to Plugin Alliance promotion

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In a six-month promotion running until November 25th, Instant Delay is free for ROLI BLOCKS thanks to a promotion partnership between Plugin Alliance and ROLI.

Laura  Barnes
on Jun 6th 2017 at 9:47AM
Barnes & Mullins names Phil Harrop as new Export Manager

Barnes & Mullins names Phil Harrop as new Export Manager

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MI distributor Barnes & Mullins has announced the appointment of Phil Harrop to the new position of export manager.

Laura  Barnes
on Jun 6th 2017 at 9:07AM