04 Aug 15:30

Meet Cynthia Stroud: Cake Maker to the BRITs and founder of the UKs first curly wig charity

Sassy entrepreneur, Cynthia Stroud OBE, is a multi-award winning cake designer, passionate charity worker supporting children with hair loss, feeding local families through sales of her jams, and empowering girls. She also finds time to be a TV food Judge on the Food Network and Channel 4, and one o...
04 Aug 13:00

Is Remote Working The Best Choice After Lockdown?

The beginning of August marks the end of the Government’s advice to work from home and signals an era when many offices will re-open and employers and employees make key decisions on where and how they’ll work in the future. It’s been widely publicised that many corporates, such as banks, law firms...
03 Aug 22:15

The Spirit of Cornucopia Emporium

Natasha Vigille of Cornucopia Emporium is officially a Great British Entrepreneur Awards finalist, nominated for The Entrepreneurial Spirit Award category. Operating out of Bish Mill, to the east of Barnstaple in Devon, Cornucopia Emporium creates and sells hand-poured luxury scented soy candles m...
03 Aug 13:30

How STEM and the performing arts make for the perfect education combination

What do Leonardo Da Vinci, Beatrix Potter and Brian May all have in common? Aside from the fact that all three are undoubtedly household names for the roles they’ve played in the arts, very few first think of the roles they’ve played in scientific fields. As well as being a celebrated artist, Da Vin...
03 Aug 13:15

Two Buckinghamshire Mothers breaking glass ceilings with compassion during a pandemic

Founded in 2013, the Great British Entrepreneur Awards acknowledges the hard work and inspiring stories of entrepreneurs and businesses in the United Kingdom. The Awards have celebrated some outstanding entrepreneurs who have gone on to become household names.Previous winners include the founders o...
03 Aug 11:15

Paymentology works with Utility Warehouse to help customers reduce their bills

Utility Warehouse (UW), has selected cloud-based payment processing platform, Paymentology, to process its cashback card transactions. UW customers can benefit from cashback from thousands of market-leading online and high street retailers, including Sainsbury’s, Boots, and M&S. This cashback is aut...
03 Aug 09:30

Fit Kitchen wins landmark trademark infringement case against Scratch Meals, Sainsbury's & Waitrose in the High Court

LONDON – August. 5, 2020 – In a fierce two-year legal battle, the High Court has found Sainsbury's, Waitrose and their supplier Scratch Meals Ltd guilty of trademark infringement and passing off. In March this year, both Sainsbury's and Waitrose agreed to be bound by the outcome of the trial agains...
03 Aug 07:00

Ryalto Group announces appointment of Jon Bennett as CEO

Ryalto Group has announced the appointment of a new Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Jon Bennett, who takes up his position from 3rd August 2020. The appointment sees current CEO, Dennis Bacon, move to the position of Chair of the Board from the same date. Jon has spent his entire 20 year career in...
02 Aug 19:45

Family food business based in West Wales is in the regional finals of the Great British Entrepreneur Awards.

After garnering 10 awards at the Women’s Wine and Spirits Awards 2020 (WWSA) and 21 awards at the Sommelier Wine Awards 2020 (SWA) with Hungarian wines and one of the directors, Monika Gyenes, having been shortlisted for the Online Specialist Buyer Award 2020, the winning run continues. Wales based...
02 Aug 14:15

Opticians supplier XEYEX finalists for business awards and adding jobs following COVID growth

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Lanarkshire, Scotland August 2020 Scottish based Opticians supplier XEYEX adding jobs following COVID growth PLUS finalists for Business Awards Story Themes: - Business awards recognise success - New jobs being created - Business growth during Covid - Business was started aft...
01 Aug 11:45

Why digital literacy is more important than ever - and how to develop these skills

The coronavirus pandemic has shown first hand the importance of digital skills. During lockdown, millions of people have been relying on technology to work and stay connected from home. Although lockdown restrictions are slowly being eased and offices are beginning to reopen, remote working is here...
31 Jul 20:15

Award Winning Scottish Biologist Speaking Out On COVID-19 Recovery Curriculum for Schools

Joanna McFarlane, eminent Fife-based biologist and conservationist, has been invited to speak on the changing face of education due to COVID-19, as part of the Schools Recovery Curriculum Summit. Joanna McFarlane, who pre-COVID-19 delivered her Wild Planet Explorers’ Biology Lessons, in person, t...
31 Jul 20:15

3 Mums Give Away £47 Million and Set Up COVID-19 Recovery Curriculum Summit

A Headteacher of more than 20 Years Experience, an Occupational Therapist and an Education Specialist, have joined forces to set up a COVID-19 Recovery Curriculum Summit, whilst gifting every school, throughout the United Kingdom, with online Training. Their personal mission is to assist teacher...
31 Jul 16:45

Manière De Voir sees 187% net sales growth YoY generating over £5m in Q2

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ONLINE FASHION BRAND CONTINUES TO THRIVE WITHOUT DISCOUNTS Manière De Voir sees 187% net sales growth YoY generating over £5m in Q2. Manchester based online fashion brand Manière De Voir reports a remarkable 187% increase in sales compared to the same period last year, gene...
31 Jul 12:30

Brighton and Hove start-up MyPocketSkill selected as a finalist for the Great British Entrepreneurship Awards following their COVID-19 response for parents and young people.

MyPocketSkill, a provider of digital services in the field of youth finance and employability, has been selected as a finalist in the Great British Entrepreneurship Awards following their innovative COVID-19 response which has helped over 1,000 teenagers and households. In 2017, two parents - Matth...
31 Jul 12:15

Cardiff-Based Entrepreneur Ben Keighley Shortlisted As ‘Great British Entrepreneur Awards 2020’ Finalist

‘Founder of Routes 4 Media digital ad agency receives national nomination’ Against the backdrop of a global health crisis and ongoing economic uncertainty, Cardiff-based Entrepreneur Ben Keighley has received a shortlisting for the ‘Great British Entrepreneur Awards 2020’. The shortlisting process...
31 Jul 11:15

Statement on New Government Measures in Greater Manchester

Commenting on the new measures from Government now in force across Greater Manchester and other areas in the North of England, Chris Fletcher, Director of Policy and Communications at Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce, said: "It should be made clear that these measures are squarely aimed at pre...
30 Jul 15:30

Local Brighton Founder Shortlisted for Social Good Entrepreneur of the Year.

Local entrepreneur Sanjay Lobo is shortlisted for Social Good Entrepreneur of the Year in the South East, recognising his work establishing and growing Brighton based startup onHand. The social enterprise uses tech-for-good to match volunteers to people who need help with simple stuff in their area...