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Metrication in retail trade

Metrication Board.

Metrication in retail trade

a report based on opinions and information received from representative retail organisations by the Metrication Board.

by Metrication Board.

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Published by The Board .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination15p.
Number of Pages15
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14114238M

Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My libraryMissing: Metrication. HL Deb 30 November vol cc § p.m. § LORD DRUMALBYN rose to move, That this House takes note of the First Report of the Metrication Board. The noble Lord said: My Lords, I beg to move the Motion standing in my name. It is a pleasure for me to invite the attention of your Lordships to the First Report of the Metrication Board, and for two reasons.

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Proponents of metrication, trade and consumer organisations, officials and the Metrication Board explained and argued that a voluntary change at retail level was absolutely impossible it could never happen. It was a recipe for confusion, waste and duplication.

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Metrication of retail pre-packaged foodstuffs was phased in during and Winding up of the Board [ edit ] Following the general election and another change of government, Sally Oppenheim, described by the last director of the Metrication Board, Jim Humble, as having "been almost the lone but persistent critic of the metric programme" [1] was appointed.

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Some examples of trade books are: children's books. Trade books are, of course, available Missing: Metrication. From a careful study of metrication during the last few years it is apparent that the consultations on metric weights and measures as they affect the retail trade have been almost rudimentary compared with the elaborate and repeated consultations within industry that have been in progress for six years.

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Metrication or metrification is the act or process of converting the system of measurement traditionally used in a country to the metric system.

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Metrication is the process of introducing the International System of Units, also known as SI units or the metric system, to replace a jurisdiction's traditional measuring units. Although U.S. customary units have been defined in terms of metric units since the 19th century, as of the United States is one of only three countries that have not officially adopted the metric system.

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