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Brits Will Spend 2 Billion Pounds Replacing Lost, Broken or Eaten Gifts This Christmas

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(businesspress24) - London, UK - 7 December 2017

With the best of intentions, Brits try to be organised with a staggering 44% planning their Christmas shopping in advance. Itrtner. It seems that after all the stress of shopping, all parties think they deserve a reward with over 25% choosing to keep a gift they intended for someone else.

Despite their organisation, Brits are also the most forgetful, with over half (53%) hiding presents so well they forget where they

Changing their mind or hiding presents isn just eating their presents, they are drinking them too, with over 18% all keeping back a bottle of wine. According to the research, selection boxes (29%) and bottles of wine (18%), were the most common presents that the French and Brits never hand out, with 14% of Germans never ending up gifting either a smartphone or a tablet.

Simon Fleming-Wood, CMO, Tile said: unity can not only help reunite you with lost belongings, but also enable you to anonymously help others to find what matters to them most."

Tileives that are always misplacing their keys, wallets and bags.

The iOS and Android-enabled Tile App allows users to ring Tiles attached to their belongings if nearby, find their phone even when it is on silent mode, and view the last known location of their item on a map further afield. If an item is out of range, you can mark it as ping you to find your things in over 230 countries and territories.

Tile Style and Tile Sport retail for

[1] Survey of 1,000 British, 1,000 French and 1,000 German men and women, conducted by an independent research company

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Tile gives everything the power of smart location. Tile’s devices, network and mobile app work together to help people locate the things that matter to them most. Tile’s community spans 230 countries and territories and helps people locate more two million items every day. The Tile Platform makes it possible for other companies to embed smart location into their own products. The company is based in Silicon Valley and is backed by Bessemer Venture Partners, GGV Capital and Khosla Ventures. Tile is a top seller in retail stores and is sold online around the world. For more information, please visit

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Date: 12/07/2017 - 15:40
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