Business and Management
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TESCO & OXFAM Type of businesses, their purpose and the ownership of these businesses. In this PowerPoint I will be describing the two contrasting businesses Tesco and Oxfam.
TESCO – TYPE OF BUSINESS Tesco is a PLC [public limited company], it is a supermarket based in the United Kingdom. Tesco is also Britain's largest retailer. Tesco the merchandise retailer has its headquarters in Cheshunt, Hertfordshire, England. After Walmart, it is the second-‐ largest retailer in the world measured by proﬁts and it’s the second-‐largest retailer in the world measured by revenue. Tesco has stores in 12 countries across Europe, Asia and North America ;it’s the grocery market leader in the UK with a market share of roughly 30%. Tesco is owned by shareholders each with percentage share ownership of the company. Tesco is in the secondary sector and the tertiary sector, this is because they produce the products and market and sell them.
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