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Some thoughts from our founder!

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Some thoughts from our founder!

Our Founder has thoughts...

Michael Finucane, founder of Smartspot, has been Re-Using and Re-cycling for a long time! As a co-founder of Gamesworld, with his childhood friend, they turned their big idea and small investment into a national chain, eventually bought out by the American giant Gamestop. After almost twenty years of perfecting the trade-in model for Computer and Video Games and Hardware, in 2012 he decided to switch direction, forming Smartspot, which began trading in March 2013.

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Why Your Company Should Use Re-Used Technology? Are You Throwing Away Your Money!

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Why Your Company Should Use Re-Used Technology? Are You Throwing Away Your Money!

Working practices have really changed over the years and smart companies use smart practices; be it working from home, remote working, being in the field, flexible working hours, being on call and lots of other permutations that allow companies and their staff to enjoy a more productive modern working environment.  What all these practices rely on however, is being in touch and a company smart phone is an essential part of most people’s ‘tool box’! However, this can be a significant outlay for many companies … when you can buy a Notebook laptop for under €200, it is incredible that...

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Throwing Money In The Drawer

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Throwing Money In The Drawer

Throwing Money In The Drawer

56 million second-hand phones were sold in 2014 globally … five years later and the figure is 150 million;

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