The final article in a three part series on retail sales and operations planning shows the impact of retail S&OP on the retailer and the retailer's suppliers

Ben Timmer of Easynet Global Services talks through the implications for energy consumption of the Carbon Reduction Commitment, particularly relating to data centres, where overcooling is both unnecessary and wasteful

The Maldives is an example of a country that has proved remarkably resilient when faced with disaster—in its case, the devastating 2004 tsunami. Many resorts in the region took the opportunity for a facelift and upgrade; one of these was the four-star plus Olhuveli Beach and Spa Resort in South Malé Atoll, which has enhanced its facilities and improved on its service, as Becky Done finds out

Vilu Reef Beach & Spa Resort in the Maldives has received numerous awards and accolades for its performance. Operations manager Ali Yoosuf talks to Gay Sutton about the secrets of its success