Financial Express (Holdings) Limited (“we”, “our”, “us” and derivatives) are committed to protecting and respecting your privacy. This Privacy Policy, together with our Terms of Use, sets out the basis on which any personal data that we collect from you, or that you provide to us, will be processed by us relating to your use of any of the below websites (“sites”).

  • Investegate.co.uk
  • Trustnetoffshore.com
  • Trustnetmiddleeast.com
  • FETransmission.com
  • Trustnet.hk
  • FEAnalytics.com

For the purposes of the Data Protection Act 1998, the data controller is Trustnet Limited of 2nd Floor, Golden House, 30 Great Pulteney Street, London, W1F 9NN. Our nominated representative for the purpose of this Act is Kirsty Witter.

WHAT INFORMATION DO WE COLLECT ABOUT YOU?

We collect information about you when you register with us or use any of our websites / services. Part of the registration process may include entering personal details & details of your investments.

We may collect information about your computer, including where available your operating system, browser version, domain name and IP address and details of the website that you came from, in order to improve this site.

You confirm that all information you supply is accurate.

COOKIES

In order to provide personalised services to and analyse site traffic, we may use a cookie file which is stored on your browser or the hard drive of your computer. Some of the cookies we use are essential for the sites to operate and may be used to deliver you different content, depending on the type of investor you are.

You can block cookies by activating the setting on your browser which allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or part of our sites. Unless you have adjusted your browser setting so that it will refuse cookies, our system will issue cookies as soon as you visit our sites.

HOW WE USE INFORMATION

We store and use information you provide as follows:

  • to present content effectively;
  • to provide you with information, products or services that you request from us or which may interest you, tailored to your specific interests, where you have consented to be contacted for such purposes;
  • to carry out our obligations arising from any contracts between you and us;
  • to enable you to participate in interactive features of our service, when you choose to do so;
  • to notify you about changes to our service;
  • to improve our content by tracking group information that describes the habits, usage, patterns and demographics of our customers.

We may also send you emails to provide information and keep you up to date with developments on our sites. It is our policy to have instructions on how to unsubscribe so that you will not receive any future e-mails. You can change your e-mail address at any time.

In order to provide support on the usage of our tools, our support team need access to all information provided in relation to the tool.

We will not disclose your name, email address or postal address or any data that could identify you to any third party without first receiving your permission.

However, you agree that we may disclose to any regulatory authority to which we are subject and to any investment exchange on which we may deal or to its related clearing house (or to investigators, inspectors or agents appointed by them), or to any person empowered to require such information by or under any legal enactment, any information they may request or require relating to you, or if relevant, any of your clients.

You agree that we may pass on information obtained under Money Laundering legislation as we consider necessary to comply with reporting requirements under such legislation.

ACCESS TO YOUR INFORMATION AND CORRECTION

We want to ensure that the personal information we hold about you is accurate and up to date. You may ask us to correct or remove information that is inaccurate.

You have the right under data protection legislation to access information held about you. If you wish to receive a copy of any personal information we hold, please write to us at 3rd Floor, Hollywood House, Church Street East, Woking, GU21 6HJ. Any access request may be subject to a fee of £10 to meet our costs in providing you with details of the information we hold about you.

WHERE WE STORE YOUR PERSONAL DATA

The data that we collect from you may be transferred to, and stored at, a destination outside the European Economic Area (“EEA”). It may be processed by staff operating outside the EEA who work for us or for one of our suppliers. Such staff may be engaged in, amongst other things, the provision of support services. By submitting your personal data, you agree to this transfer, storing and processing. We will take all steps reasonably necessary, including the use of encryption, to ensure that your data is treated securely and in accordance with this privacy policy.

Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we will do our best to protect your personal data, we cannot guarantee the security of your data transmitted to our sites; any transmission is at your own risk. You will not hold us responsible for any breach of security unless we have been negligent or in wilful default.

CHANGES TO OUR PRIVACY POLICY

Any changes we make to our privacy policy in the future will be posted on this page and, where appropriate, notified to you by e-mail.

OTHER WEBSITES

Our sites contain links to other websites. If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that these websites have their own privacy policies and that we do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies. Please check these policies before you submit any personal data to these websites.

CONTACT

If you want more information or have any questions or comments relating to our privacy policy please email publishing@financialexpress.net in the first instance.

 Information  X 
Enter a valid email address

Brambles Industries (BI.)

  Print      Mail a friend

Wednesday 23 June, 2004

Brambles Industries

Brambles streamlines CHEP

Brambles Industries PLC
23 June 2004


Brambles Industries plc
Registered number: 4134697

23 June 2004

                     Brambles streamlines CHEP organisation
                          Full year outlook reaffirmed

Brambles today announced changes in the organisational structure of its pallet
and container pooling business, CHEP, to streamline business processes.

A key component is the creation of two regional groups for CHEP, each reporting
directly to Brambles' Chief Executive Officer, David Turner. They are:

- CHEP Europe, comprising the operations in Europe, Africa and Asia-Pacific; and
- CHEP Americas, comprising the operations in North and South America.

Mark Luby, who is successfully leading the restructuring of CHEP Europe, will
become President of the combined CHEP Europe, Africa and Asia-Pacific
organisation. David Mezzanotte, who has successfully led the turnaround in CHEP
USA, will become President of CHEP Americas.

Both Mark and David will join the Brambles Executive Committee.

The CHEP global management structure will be eliminated, although certain key
functions such as IS, Marketing, Product Development and Operations will
continue to be managed globally under the new structure, reporting to Mark and
David. Victor Mendes, CEO of CHEP, will complete the transition of his executive
responsibilities on 30 June 2004 but will be available for a further three
months to consult with the Board, as required.

David Turner said, 'The work that Victor and the team have done to refocus CHEP
on its core competencies and the fundamental drivers of growth means the
business is now in a stronger position to deliver sustainable growth and sound
returns for shareholders. Victor has contributed significantly to CHEP in a
period of very positive change and is leaving the group with our very best
wishes.

'The reorganisation of CHEP will result in increased regional accountability and
operational efficiency, and reflects Brambles' continuing focus on operating
with the most cost-effective organisation.'

The pre-tax cost of the reorganisation is estimated to be £6 million / A$15
million, and will be included as an operating exceptional item under UK GAAP and
as a significant item under Australian GAAP in the accounts to 30 June 2004. The
reorganisation is expected to result in a pre-tax benefit at least equal to the
cost of the reorganisation within 12 months.

Brambles reaffirms its full year outlook, as announced in its 26 May 2004
trading update. In that update, Brambles confirmed that CHEP is expected to
deliver strong growth in profit in the second half of 2004 (compared with both
the first half of 2004 and the second half of 2003) due to good performance in
all regions. Brambles' outlook for the year ended 30 June 2004 remains unchanged
from the Interim Results statement on 25 February 2004.

Notes:

(a)  Profit is defined as profit before interest, tax, goodwill amortisation and
     exceptional items.

(b)  Relative profit performances in this announcement are based on constant
     currency
     comparisons. Constant currency is calculated by translating foreign
     currency results at
     the exchange rates applicable during the last year.

For further information

UK

Investor    Sue Scholes, Head of Investor Relations   +44 (0) 20 7659 6012

Media       Richard Mountain, Financial Dynamics      +44 (0) 20 7269 7291

Australia

Investor    John Hobson, Head of Investor Relations   +61 (0) 2 9256 5216
                                                      +61 (0) 414 239 188
                                                      (mobile)

Media       Jeannette McLoughlin                      +61 (0) 2 9256 5255
            Group General Manager Corporate           +61 (0) 401 990 425
            Communications                            (mobile)

             Brambles' global headquarters is in Sydney, Australia



                      This information is provided by RNS
            The company news service from the London Stock Exchange