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THE founder of card publisher Carte Blanche Greetings – home of the ‘Tatty Teddy’ brand – will give a talk about how his business developed into a multi-million pound company at Portsmouth Business School next Tuesday.

Stephen Haines launched his company 20 years ago with a portfolio of just 12 cards. Today it returns annual sales of more than £600m.

Students or business professionals wishing to attend the open evening from 6pm to 8pm should register at Contact Becky Miles with questions at or 023 9284 4323.