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Caravan Show Task for The Apprentice

The 10 remaining contestants in The Apprentice do their best to make sure their sales figures do not remain static when they are sent to sell at a caravan show in the latest episode, due to air on the evening of 12th June 2013 on BBC One ( The Apprentice Series 9 Episode 7)

Lord Sugar sends the two teams, led by Kurt Wilson and Neil Clough, to the Motorhomes and Caravan Show at the Birmingham NEC to find accessories, including a roofbox that becomes a boat and a plant-pot barbecue, to sell to the public.



They also have to find an expensive luxury item to sell as well, with one team going for a folding camper van while the other picks a retro-style van.

Project manager Neil picks Jason Leech to help him sell the collapsible camper and is upset when his team-mate proves a hit with elderly motorhome fans.



Karren Brady, who is sent to Birmingham to keep an eye on the contestants, says: "Neil thinks he's a far superior salesman than Jason, but actually I think it's Jason's technique that's going down better. Sometimes (he's) rather theatrical, sometimes overly sincere, but the more mature person seems to really like it."



Neil admits Jason's success has hit his "man-pride", but insists: "It certainly doesn't make him the 'God of Sales'. However I'm happy with what he's done, I'm playing catch-up, and we'll see by the end of the day who's made the most."

Watch the Show!



  Comments on this article from our visitors

    Message posted by minicamper2001 on 12/06/2013 12:53:22Report Post Report this
Oooooh, wouldn't want to miss that! Thanks for the heads up.
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    Message posted by Whippetlover on 12/06/2013 13:28:46Report Post Report this

I love the apprentice anyway, but this will just make it even more exciting to watch :)

TCx

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    Message posted by FionaW1971 on 12/06/2013 17:05:00Report Post Report this
Looking forward to this one!
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    Message posted by mzzy on 12/06/2013 22:01:17Report Post Report this
usually hate watching it, but liked tonight

What was the folding camper they were selling?
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    Message posted by JacquelineJawa on 12/06/2013 22:02:50Report Post Report this
I was wondering the same? Anyone know?
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    Message posted by snowy747 on 12/06/2013 22:03:30Report Post Report this
Opus

Ali
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    Message posted by JacquelineJawa on 12/06/2013 22:05:19Report Post Report this
yep - just found answer on the Folding Camper forum.
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    Message posted by warbis66 on 12/06/2013 22:40:02Report Post Report this
He's been camping must be a brilliant salesman!
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    Message posted by Jazzij on 13/06/2013 10:54:41Report Post Report this
Quote: Originally posted by mzzy on 12/6/2013
usually hate watching it, but liked tonight

What was the folding camper they were selling?

Got an email about it this morning, its called an Opus.

http://towsure.com/static/opus_folding_camper?utm_medium=email&utm_source=Towsure+Products+Ltd&utm_campaign=2609734_Opus+Folding+Camper&dm_i=PPW,1JXOM,3JVOZN,5BJ5Q,1

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