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I will describe the main purpose, ownership size and scale of each of the following business namely, Comet, CryproFood, BBC and Age Concern.

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Task 1 P1 Exploring Business Purposes Introduction In this essay I will describe the main purpose, ownership size and scale of each of the following business namely, Comet, CryproFood, BBC and Age Concern. Comet Comet is a national retail electrical organisation. Their main purpose is to provide a goods and service to their customer. They provide goods such as TV and DVD, computer, kitchen & home. The services they provide include provide online, delivery, instillation, and the life of the product and related service include credit home delivery installation after sale repair and extended warranty cover. The price charging comet use is at a profit charge customer for buying or using their product or service. To stay in business the organisation must make a profit. The seller will therefore set a price which will enable a profit to be made. Ownership Comet is quite different from the above organisations. It is a public limited company or plc, meaning that its ownership is available to the public by the offer of shares for sale. And Comet group plc is wholly owned subsidiary of kesa electrical plc. The kesa group is a retailer of domestic good s (DEGS) ...read more.

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Sole trader is simply proprietorship is a type of business entity which is owned and run by one individual and where is no lawful distinction between the owner and the business and the partnership is a type of business entity in which partner owner share with each other the profit or loss of the business. Proprietorship is same as sole trader and partnership and the company with a new business in turkey. Scale and Size The size of CyproFood is medium as well we know organisation and a scale of operation are only operates throughout counties: Turkey, Greece, Cyprus, Spain, Italy, and Netherlands. British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) The BBC is the largest broadcaster in the world. Their main purpose is to provide a service through their television channel, radio stations, and online activities. They provide through their television channel like: TV, show, music, news, and movie and Provide through their Radio stations: Music, News, and Audio and provide through their online activities: iplayer, news, and program. The price charging BBC use is at cost, they charge their customers through the television licence scheme. They use at cost price because BBC is funded by television licence fee and charge United Kingdom household using equipment cable of recoding and/or a receiving live television broadcasts. ...read more.

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as it relies on the good will of volunteers to help it to succeed. They are also called not for profit organisation because they focus on using their income to provide service to those in need. They are free service income of voluntary organisation. Ownership Age concern is voluntary organisation. This is used to support and promote their own exacting cause and the term age concern is a partnership and which has no real owned in the charity but is partnership. Age concern for older people that offer housing home improvement agencies (HIAs) and there may be scope for local authority home ownership service to work in partnership with agencies on leaseholder as the age home ownership service. The age concern is partnership with the NHS they provider of service to older people. Also campaign on concern like age taste and income and work it influence public opinion and government policy about older people Scale Age concern national scales of operation are only operation is throughout the United Kingdom. Age concern like many other charities it has a minimum of paid staff. ?? ?? ?? ?? Unit 1Exlporing Business Purpose Task P1 Namik Yaldiz 25167 BSix Sixth Form College 1 Unit 1Exlporing Business Purpose Task P1 Namik Yaldiz 25167 ...read more.

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