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Business Process

The series of activities undertaken to create a product or deliver a service. Companies often lay down specific rules for business process to ensure activities are completed in an organized and efficient manner. Business process may involve division of labor between multiple persons and/or technologies. For example, in a publishing company, one person may write material, a second may edit it, a third may add graphics, and a fourth may print it. Business process is also called business function.
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"With the uncertainty in acquiring exclusivity via a granted patent for software based business method patents, companies naturally were disheartened in promoting innovation in a tech sector where reverse engineering or even copying would be freely legal to competitors," explained Roche.
Participants at the meeting, which was initiated following a suggestion by Oman Air's Chairman, Darwish Al Balushi, discussed ways to improve business methods, policies and systems and encourage further investment in the economy of Oman.
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Steve Hutton, colour manager, commented on HMG's pledge to a greener future, remarking: "We are committed to protecting the environment and promoting greener business methods. By bolstering the existing range of lead free colours in this way, customers are provided with additional solutions to shifting environmental requirements."
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They also note how has Antoniewicz has instituted strategic business methods, solid quality improvements and increased efficiencies at all manufacturing facilities, while taking steps to improve sales and engineering for the organization.