18 Feb 12:10

Inspirational women in focus at women’s business networking event

Inspirational women in focus at women’s business networking event Luxury motorhome dealer, Erwin Hymer Centre Travelworld is hosting an International Women’s Day networking event on Monday 9th March at its showroom in Stafford. At the event, business women from the worlds of recruitment, train...
18 Feb 10:09

PA Media Group acquires Alamy

11 February 2020: A leading supplier of stock imagery, Alamy, co-founded by Videoloft's CEO James West, has recently been acquired by PA Media Group. James will remain on the board in advisory capacity but has stepped down as Alamy's CEO. Founded 20 years ago, Alamy has one of the world’s most d...
18 Feb 08:52

Paysend’s multi-currency Global Account launches in Europe

Leading UK-based fintech Paysend launches fee-free mobile money account with multi-currency wallet and new payment features UK-based fintech Paysend has launched the Global Account, its international mobile money account. The Global Account aims to help consumers save up to £2bn in currency con...
17 Feb 16:18

The Somerset Toiletry Co. introduces new technology - Breakdown Plastic

As part of a new sustainable direction, The Somerset Toiletry Co. has introduced Breakdown Plastic (BDP) into its bestselling collection, Naturally European. BDP is a revolutionary ingredient added to plastic during manufacturing, to enhance biodegradation of the product after use (if not recycled)....
17 Feb 15:03

What to Say to Kids When Nothing Seems to Work: New book for parents endorsed by Dr. John Gottman, Dr. Sue Johnson, etc

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Contact Dr. Adele Lafrance / adele@dradele.lafrance.com What to Say to Kids When Nothing Seems to Work: A Practical Guide for Parents and Caregivers Routledge | Publishing Date: March 10, 2020 If you’ve ever been told: “I don’t want to,” “I’m not talking to you,” and...
17 Feb 13:58

FundingXchange embraces Open Banking through AccountScore’s market-leading solution

FundingXchange, a pioneering SME lending marketplace and intelligent decisioning platform, has partnered with leading fintech AccountScore to enable SMEs to reap the benefits of Open Banking by efficiently obtaining a greater number of personalised funding quotes. Matching businesses with dozens of...
17 Feb 12:33

Konsentus and Openitio collaborate to streamline PSD2 implementation

PSD2 technology platform and interface provider, Openitio, partners with identity and regulatory checking solution provider Konsentus to offer Financial Institutions a quick and easy way to comply with PSD2 MCI publishing requirements, and the imminent March 14 deadline in UK. London headquartere...
17 Feb 12:26

Many UK businesses could be non-compliant with stress health and safety law

A large number of UK companies could be non-compliant by not completing risk assessments to protect employees from work-related stress, says workplace mental health organisation, Mente. Currently, the law requires employers to protect employees from stress at work by doing a risk assessment for str...
17 Feb 11:54

Business support sector across Europe benefits from 20 essential digital tools showcased in newly published toolkit

Economies across Europe are set to increase their digital understanding and impact thanks to a new toolkit announced today. The Digital Change Makers Toolkit has been designed to guide business advisors, entrepreneurship educators, entrepreneurs and SMEs as to the best digital technologies available...
17 Feb 10:41

Inclusive clothing brand joins forces with SilkFred

The ecommerce platform is the first major retailer to embrace a disability-friendly fashion brand. It’s a major victory for inclusivity, as SilkFred, an ecommerce website selling the latest fashion from independent labels, lists Kintsugi Clothing, a ‘disability-first’ design company, as one of it...
17 Feb 09:28

Australian salon gels into heart of Romford

Just Cuts snipped its way into Liberty Shopping Centre in spectacular style and delivered over 155 haircuts on grand opening weekend. Experienced Salon Team Leader, Joanne Clothworthy, cut the ribbon of the Australian-founded hair salon on Friday 7th February and is certainly ready to make waves in...
17 Feb 09:21

70% of parents incentivise their children for pocket money

New research from 118 118 Money has found that seven in ten (70%) UK parents use pocket money to incentivise their children, offering money for doing chores around the house, doing well at school and getting their homework done. Nearly half of parents surveyed (45%), claim to give their childr...
14 Feb 15:58

5 tips to make your business more innovative

Innovation Day (Sunday 16th February) was created to represent and inspire business owners to reach greater heights. It’s designed to bring attention to those who aren’t just producing new technology, but those who are pushing the envelope on what could be done and what is possible. Companies al...
14 Feb 12:45

Nexus Investments Backs Award Winning Health Tech Scale-Up Kafoodle

Nexus Investments are delighted to announce an investment into the award-winning health tech scale-up Kafoodle. This investment represents Nexus Investments’ 75th round of EIS investment since 2014, totalling £12m of EIS invested capital, and is the 9th investment made by the Scale-up Fund, which wa...
14 Feb 12:42

New Biometric Research Reveals the Perfect Business Card Design

• Four in ten UK adults (40%) have had their perception of a business or company negatively impacted by the quality and/or design of a business card alone, new research reveals. • Biometric analysis (using eye tracking, heart rate monitoring, and 1-100 dial rate scoring) reveals what overall design...
14 Feb 12:30

PITCH: Who Should put a Ring on it?

Who Should put a Ring on it? Revealed: 14.55 Million Brits want to choose their own engagement ring. • 36% of Brits don’t want their partner to propose with a forever ring because they want to be a part of the decision-making • The average cost Brits think their partner should spend on...
14 Feb 11:51

A Nation of Nosy Neighbours

A NATION OF NOSY NEIGHBOURS REVEALED: 81% of Brits will sneak a peek through your window. - Nearly a third of Brits (32%) are happy to have sex with their curtains or blinds open - Almost half of Brits (48%) don’t close their blinds/curtains when changing clothes - Sheffield named as the nos...
14 Feb 11:20

Exeter set for 2,500 job-boost as developer buys historic park

Burrington Estates, commercial regeneration specialist and luxury homebuilder, has bought an historic estate to kick-start a major project and a huge 2,500 jobs-boost for the region. Burrington Estates today announced the purchase of Winslade Park, in Clyst St Mary, which is set in 86 acres of park...