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2010-12-31 03:00:00

LONDON, Dec. 31, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Fans of Aleksandr Orlov will today get the chance to meet a whole community of new meerkats as the comparethemeerkat founder opens the gates to his home village Meerkovo with a new advertisement, which makes its TV debut on 1st January 2011. Aleksandr has had a busy Christmas period, with his autobiography reaching No. 1 in The Sunday Times Bestseller Chart. However, with the new advert he is turning his attention back to his business problems. People...

2010-12-05 03:00:00

LONDON, Dec. 5, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The autobiography of Russian meerkat Aleksandr Orlov, the founder of comparethemeerkat.com, has officially become a No.1 bestseller, outselling all other celebrity memoirs currently on release in the UK, including: Stephen Fry, Cheryl Cole, Michael MacIntyre, Lord Sugar, Chris Evans and Keith Richards. Since it was launched in late October, 'A Simples Life, My Life & Times' has edged steadily up The Sunday Times' bestseller chart to its current...

2010-11-03 05:00:00

LONDON, Nov. 3, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Hundreds of meerkat fans queued on London's Regent Street hoping to be among the first to buy A Simples Life, the first book from the paw of Aleksandr Orlov, founder of comparethemeerkat.com. Two hundred and fifty signed copies of the book were snapped up from a pop-up comparethemeerkat shop at 80 Regent Street. Visitors to the shop, a replica of the one featured in the most recent comparethemeerkat.com advertisement, were also able to compare meerkat...

2010-10-27 05:41:00

LONDON, Oct. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- The UK's love of meerkats is expected to reach new highs next Thursday (28th October) as comparethemeerkat.com opens its first UK shop on London's prestigious Regent Street. The pop-up shop will be open for two days only to celebrate the launch of comparethemeerkat.com founder Aleksandr Orlov's autobiography - 'A Simples Life - My Life & Times'. The autobiography, which has already topped the Amazon Hot New Releases chart, is in the running to become...

2009-03-03 06:00:00

Major UK insurance broker to adopt new CRM platform in support of business strategy GLASGOW, U.K, March 3 /PRNewswire/ - Sword Ciboodle, provider of customer-oriented business software and services, today announced that it has been selected by the BGL Group as a partner to support the insurance broker's initiative to improve customer service and business process capabilities. With over two million customers, and with a workforce of more than 2,000 people, the BGL Group is one of...

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