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On Your Marks

New site sets early pace

London’s 2012 organising committee has launched an initiative that it claims will give businesses a realistic chance of profiting from the event. It has set up a dedicated business section on its website, encouraging companies to register to receive news about opportunities available, including regular alerts about new tenders and progress reports on contracts issued.

The 2012 Games is being described as the world’s biggest peacetime project, with 10,500 athletes competing at 31 different venues.

“We will need a huge range of goods and services from businesses of all sizes, right across the UK,” says the organising committee’s chief executive, Paul Deighton. “I want to see as many businesses as possible benefit from the Games.”

Companies can register their interest at www.london2012.com/business

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