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Execute correctly, and the US is a land of opportunity

Dec 05, 2018 - The Daily Telegraph (London)

'Go west, young man", was the advice of American journalist Horace Greeley back in the 1860s. The expanding United States was full of economic promise, and while there might be risks on the new frontier, there was also huge opportunity.

British companies have seen the US in much the same light for many years. Hanson Trust, in the Eighties, claimed to be "a company from over here that also happens to be doing rather well over there". Many others have tried, most have failed: Marks & Spencer...