Global Infusions - Majedie

Global Infusions Podcast

Investors Tom Record and Tom Morris explore the big themes shaping the future and discuss this month’s most surprising news stories, all in the time it takes to drink a cup of tea.   Questions or comments are welcome via globalinfusions@majedie.com

Music by Leila Panesar Morris

For professional investors only. Whilst all reasonable care has been taken in the preparation of this podcast, no responsibility can be accepted for the accuracy or completeness of the information or opinions expressed. The podcast is not intended to be an offer or solicitation of an offer to buy or sell securities. It does not constitute investment advice or an investment recommendation and is provided for information only. 
 
              

Episode 8 - September 2021

Weather

Tom Record and Tom Morris talk about the weather, how and why it is changing and the implications for how we design our urban environments, from Iranian windcatchers to ultra-white paints and the outlawing of lawns in Las Vegas.

Episode 7 - September 2021

Food

Tom Record and Tom Morris discuss the innovations that are reshaping food production, from vertical farming to robotics to coating seeds with bacteria to improve yields, as well as the risks posed by monocultural farming and the use of antibiotics.

Episode 6 - July 2021

Fame

Tom Record and Tom Morris look across the celebrity landscape to see how the modularisation of supply chains has helped Kylie Jenner and Dwayne Johnson.

Episode 5 - June 2021

Hidden Monopolies

Tom Record and Tom Morris discuss how quasi-monopolies behind the world’s favourite brands are creating the illusion of choice in areas as diverse as sunglasses, alcohol and airport dining.

Episode 4 - May 2021

Education

Tom Record and Tom Morris discuss how education is changing, from crowdsourced content on Wikipedia to gamified linguistics and online masterclasses with world-famous chefs.