Watson’s Weekly 18 -11-2023

This is an amalgamation of the “best bits” of the daily weekday newsletter/blog woven together to form a concise and coherent view on the things that matter in the commercial and economic news of the week. 

THE COLOURED HIGHLIGHT REFERS TO THE EDITION WHERE THE STORY APPEARED IN WATSON’S DAILY. Clicking on the day will take you to the appropriate edition of Watson’s Daily.

IN BIG PICTURE NEWS...

This was the week when Hotel Chocolat went to Mars, David Cameron made a dramatic return to frontline politics and Sam Altman left OpenAI…

IN ENERGY NEWS…

IN COMMODITIES NEWS…

IN BUSINESS & CONSUMER TRENDS NEWS...

IN BUSINESS TRENDS…

IN CONSUMER TRENDS…

IN M&A NEWS...

IN RETAIL & LEISURE NEWS...

IN THE US…

AMONG EUROPEAN RETAILERS…

IN THE UK…

IN LEISURE NEWS…

IN REAL ESTATE NEWS...

IN COMMERCIAL PROPERTY NEWS…

IN RESIDENTIAL PROPERTY NEWS…

IN TECH NEWS...

IN TECH TRENDS…

IN REGULATION-RELATED NEWS…

IN CHIP NEWS…

IN OTHER TECH NEWS…

IN AUTOMOTIVE NEWS...

IN CAR-RELATED TRENDS…

IN ELECTRIC VEHICLE NEWS…

IN FINANCIALS NEWS...

IN INVESTMENT NEWS…

IN PAYMENTS…

IN OTHER NEWS...

IN BANTER...

I have to say I thought this game looked like a lot of fun! It could get a bit messy though…