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How we Made Our Millions, Series 1

Synopsis
In this series, Peter Jones, one of Britain’s most prominent entrepreneurs, questions the tycoons behind some of the UK’s biggest brands. They include a former market trader who grew his business from one stall to 70 superstores, the man whose web based entertainment company spawned an online phenomenon and the ethically conscious couple behind a soap and perfume company. Discussing their successes and failures, their strategies and techniques, in How We Made Our Millions Series 1, Jones sets out to discover what makes their business brains tick.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Year of release
2013
Notes
Each part is also available to buy separately [£195.00 + VAT, + P&P].
Subjects
Business studies
Keywords
business innovation; business plans; retail businesses; branding

Credits

Contributor
Peter Jones (3)

Distribution Formats

Type
DVD
Format
Region 2 PAL
Price
£780.00
Availability
Sale
Duration/Size
200 minutes
Year
2014

Sections

Title
The Range & Lush

Title
Cobra Beer & Pimlico Plumbers

Title
Moshi Monsters & Jojo Maman Bebe

Title
Timpsons & St Tropez

Production Company

Name

BBC

Notes
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)

Distributor

Name

BBC Active Video for Learning - now BBC Learning

Contact
Carolina Fernandez Jeremy Wilcox (CF - for educational enquiries JW - channel sales manager)
Email
BBCStudiosLearning@bbc.com
Web
https://www.bbcstudioslearning.com/ External site opens in new window
Phone
+44 (0) 20 8433 1009
Address
BBC Studios Limited
Television Centre
101 Wood Lane
London
W12 7FA
UK
Notes
The BBC Active company has now been absorbed within BBC Learning, a division of BBC Studios. It was originally a joint venture between BBC Worldwide and Pearson Education. Formerly known as ‘BBC Worldwide Learning Studies’ and before that as ‘Videos for Education & Training’

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