JCB executive moves to Met Office as marketing director
- Met Office to appoint chief marketer following relaunch. // Marketing Week;2/22/2001, Vol. 24 Issue 2, p11
Reports that the British Meteorological Office (Met Office) is looking for a marketing chief to head its commercial division following its relaunch as a 'global environmental advice center.' Shift away from traditional role as weather forecaster by launching commercial products; Website;...
- Weather man. Bainbridge, Jane // Marketing (00253650);2/13/2003, p20
Focuses on the contribution of marketing director Jonathan Hearth in global weather service Met Office. Career overview of Hearth; Factors that influenced the decision of Hearth to join Met Office; Hearth's comments on weather forecasting.
- The Met Office. // Marketing Week;7/7/2011, Vol. 34 Issue 27, p31
The article presents a case study of the British Meteorological Office, a weather forecast service for the public, business and government.
- Met Office launches targeting tool for retailers. Baker, Rosie // Marketing Week (Online Edition);1/23/2013, p9
The article reports on the launch by Met Office of a data targeting tool that allows the creation of tailored campaigns and promotions based on weather data.
- Ode to Autumn. // Pass (17412528);Oct2013, p8
The article presents information the figures of the British meteorological office according to which England was the warmest in the year 2013.
- Storm clouds gather over Met office finances. Hamer, Mick // New Scientist;9/2/95, Vol. 147 Issue 1993, p6
Informs about the National Audit Office's report discovering discrepancies in the bank account of Britain's Meteorological Office in Bracknell, Berkshire, England. NATO's challenge of Office's improved efficiency claim; Recognition of efficient performance of the Office in forecasting weather...
- Severe droughts could hit UK once a decade. Andrews, Annabel // Utility Week;6/4/2010, Vol. 32 Issue 20, p8
The article reports on a research study conducted by the Met Office which suggests the likelihood of extreme droughts hitting Great Britain by 2100.
- Clash over funding threatens to ground Snoopy. // New Scientist;05/05/97, Vol. 154 Issue 2076, p13
Reports on funding problems threatening the continued operation of a modified Lockheed C-130, nicknamed Snoopy, used by Great Britain's Meteorological Office to study atmospheric chemistry. Important role played by the aircraft in the country's weather research efforts.
- The Performance of the United Kingdom Meteorological Office Global Model in Predicting the Tracks of Atlantic Tropical Cyclones in 1995. Heming, J. T.; Radford, A. M. // Monthly Weather Review;May98, Vol. 126 Issue 5, p1323
In 1994 the United Kingdom Meteorological Office (UKMO) introduced a new method for initializing tropical cyclones (TCs) in its global model by use of 'bogus' data. This has resulted in a major reduction in TC forecast errors and has made the model far more competitive in the field of TC...