06 Jul 10:45

ITEMIZE AND FRAEDOM ANNOUNCE A NEW AGREEMENT: RECEIPT MANAGEMENT WITH NO USER INVOVLEMENT

Itemize (www.itemize.com), the world’s leading receipt data extraction solution, and Fraedom (www.fraedom.com), a leader in corporate spend management, today announced a new agreement that eliminates user data entry when managing expense receipts. This agreement means Fraedom customers can simpl...
03 Jul 22:30

Meet the family spreading the ‘made in Britain’ message that’s gone viral

The Bradshaw family, aka The British Family, are well known consumer champions for British manufacturing and they continue in their efforts to get us all buying British by launching a free logo that business can use to clearly identify their products as ‘made in Britain’. In the 2 months since launc...
03 Jul 15:30

Forums budget wish list: give SMEs back their time so they can grow the economy

The Forum would like the July Budget to focus on improving productivity by giving business owners back the time they need to develop their business and the support mechanisms to grow through innovation and exporting. The wish list, compiled by the new managing director of the Forum of Private Bus...
03 Jul 13:30

Turning up the heat – FSB publishes guidance for businesses

Turning up the heat – FSB publishes guidance for businesses The Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) released (today) its guidance to help businesses overcome the challenges as temperatures reach record levels. While the hot weather can be beneficial for many businesses’ profits, employers al...
02 Jul 12:30

The Martins Collection – discover jewels from the finest eras of design.

Award winning jeweller, Rare Pink, introduces The Martins Collection. Rare Pink are excited to introduce The Martins Collection, a diverse accumulation of magnificent and unique jewels from the most impressive eras of design. From the private personal collection of a prolific Portuguese j...
02 Jul 09:45

Start Up Funding Boosts Emerging Waste Services Company

Where there's muck there's money. Skip Hire company Price Waste Services in Dewsbury know this and have come on leaps and bounds since their Start Up Loan from The Business Enterprise Fund. Founder Andy has just passed his Class 2 driving test meaning they can now deliver services with a l...
01 Jul 17:45

FSB and CBI present a unified business voice

FSB and CBI present a unified business voice For the first time the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) and the Confederation of British Industry (CBI) are joining forces to deliver a united message: big and small businesses - the reality is collaboration not conflict. The UK economy’s contin...
01 Jul 14:00

No more delays for airport expansion, says FSB

No more delays for airport expansion, says FSB The Airports Commission led by Sir Howard Davies today recommended Heathrow airport expansion. It’s now up to the politicians to deliver it. The Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) submitted the views of our membership into the Airports Commissio...
01 Jul 11:30

Clean Battery technology company on a charge and gaining momentum

• SECURED SEED CAPITAL INJECTION FROM WALES BASED INVESTORS • APPOINTMENT OF EXPERIENCED ADVISORY BOARD • NEW CLIENT AND STRATEGIC PARTNER AGREEMENTS Perpetual  Vehicle  2  Grid  Systems  (P-­‐V2G),  a  specialist  in  the  design  and  delivery of advanced battery power management soluti...
30 Jun 15:00

Social responsibility: a new way of remarkable and rewarding marketing

With content overload and an ever-increasing number of satisfied consumers, it appears marketing needs to go back to basics to make an impact. How? Purple Frog believes that social responsibility is key in making a brand appear remarkable amidst a crowded marketplace. With a strong sense of social r...
30 Jun 09:30

Snacks, Snoozing and Soap Operas are the Real Recipe for Success!

Almost 70% of successful women* regularly hit snooze and admit to snacking at work, a study by Eventa has revealed. http://www.eventa.co.uk/real-daily-routines-of-successful-women Conflicting with the stereotypical early rises and minimal eating regimes often documented within the routines of...
28 Jun 12:00

BELISAMA: Lakes, Rivers, Fire & Craft; a study in fabric , Debuts at Bedfordshire Fashion week 10th July

Bliss Studio Textiles showcasing her new collection at: Bedfordshire Fashion week, 10th July at 8pm, Kings House, 245 Ampthill Rd, Bedford, MK42 9AZ, Bedfordshire A new collection to be showcased via Fashion’s Finest at London fashion week this September, also at Bedfordshire fashion week in...
26 Jun 14:15

Business Card Tips for Start-ups

As any start-up knows, networking can be the key to success. Meet the right people, and doors will open. Business cards are an important part of networking, as they enable you to keep in touch with people you meet and offer them more information on your company’s activities. Your business card i...
26 Jun 11:15

Social Enterprise Expands to Bring Business Lending to the North East

The Business Enterprise Fund, the business lender with offices in Bradford, York and Leeds are now firming up their presence in the North East with a regional office at the newly opened Darlington Business Central premises. BEF are currently celebrating 10 years of lending and a number of North East...
25 Jun 11:45

FSB welcomes fresh focus by Ofcom on small business needs

FSB welcomes fresh focus by Ofcom on small business needs Commenting on the release by Ofcom of their “Broadband services for SMEs: assessment and action plan” [2], John Allan, National Chairman, Federation of Small Businesses, said: “Today’s report by Ofcom shines welcome new light on the cha...
24 Jun 14:45

National breastfeeding week is no longer just for Mums, Dads can breastfeed too!

Breastfeeding week is no longer just for Mums! Dads/Partners can breast feed too with Milkysnugz. It is a known fact that breast-feeding is not only nutritional for a baby, but it helps mothers get back into shape much quicker and naturally. Not only do the pressures of getting her body to bounce...
24 Jun 14:30

National Enterprise Network joins Trade Association Forum

National Enterprise Network (NEN) today announces it has joined the Trade Association. Since its formation in 1997, the Trade Association Forum has encouraged the development and sharing of best practice among UK trade associations and it promotes the role of effective trade associations to...
24 Jun 10:30

FSB reacts to Cole Commission on Exports

FSB reacts to Cole Commission on Exports Reacting to the Cole Commission on Exports John Allan, National FSB Chairman, said: “The Cole Commission report is a welcome contribution into the current debate about how to boost UK exports. The report raises some good ideas, such as better co-ordinat...