15 May 11:00

Start-Up Entrepreneur in Lockdown - Make or Break

As the lock down continues in some countries, and the UK furlough scheme has been extended for a further four months, it’s not surprising that entrepreneurs are continually concerned about the future of their business. This will make or break the 5.9 million SME businesses and 2 million freelanc...
15 May 09:45

Fueling optimism: Wunderman Thompson Intelligence tracks the trends that are accelerating in 2020

Wunderman Thompson Intelligence has pinpointed the trends and behaviors that define the new world, as business and consumers respond to the COVID-19 pandemic. Wunderman Thompson’s new report, ‘The Future 100 2.0.20,’ is a follow-up to its ‘The Future 100’ report released in January, and highlight...
14 May 19:15

Online coaching website launched shortly prior to lock-down, experiencing a huge spike in demand.

ECorporate Oxbridge Institute ® was launched in February 2020 by entrepreneur and Oxford MBA Mr Sumit Mittal. Mittal has over 10 years of industry experience coaching students, ranging from primary school subjects to business studies and MBA admissions into some of the world’s best business schools....
14 May 15:30

Uranus Wiper - Environmentally friendly loo rolls help raise awareness about stigma around anal cancer

A toilet roll that is environmentally friendly and that also aims to put a dent in the stigma around anal cancer is now available to buy from uranuswiper.co.uk Uranus Wiper is made in the EU and is a UK design patented eco toilet paper. It is a 4-ply, quilted, 100% recycled toilet roll which is s...
14 May 12:45

Independent marketing agency network welcomes eight new members during lockdown

Despite challenges presented by COVID-19, the positive response by independent agency network Pimento has seen the national organisation welcome eight new member agencies and consultants since lockdown began. In recent weeks, Pimento has not only joined forces with the Marketing Agencies Action G...
14 May 12:15

Code Ninjas announces brand new franchise opportunity

Code Ninjas has introduced a brand-new business model that is set to make waves across the franchising industry. This new model, Code Ninjas Studio, has been designed to make the UK’s profitable children’s services market even more accessible, with a reduced start-up fee and flexible location requir...
14 May 10:30

Wunderman Thompson UK creates powerful, UGC-style ‘abusers always work from home’ campaign for NCDV

The National Centre for Domestic Violence (NCDV) today launched its ‘Abusers Always Work From Home’ campaign, developed by creative, data and tech agency Wunderman Thompson UK and featuring actors working from home under virtual direction. It highlights the increased danger that victims are faci...
13 May 22:15

Online Escape Room hosts 1000th Game

Know Escape hosts over 1000 online escape room games since Covid-19 pandemic shutdown in UK Know Escape's new service, Online Escape Rooms has now hosted 1000 online escape room games. The Online Escape Rooms were launched on March 24th, within three days of the eleven physical Know Escape rooms...
13 May 20:30

Carrying out site work safely in the construction sector during COVID-19 pandemic

FSB's Policy Chair for Construction, and Managing Director of Engineering Firm, Jomas Associates, Roni Savage writes with guidance on carrying out work in the sector during the COVID-19 pandemic. The UK Construction Sector has been hit hard by the COVID-19 outbreak. Constructionline research shows...
13 May 17:15

Furloughed staff among those using Covid-19 lockdown to put their Start Up plans into action following launch of new MENTA LIVE video training service.

Fears of impending job losses in the wake of the Coronavirus lockdown have triggered rising interest in Start Up training according to business training and business support specialists MENTA. Would-be entrepreneurs can now receive advice and support to get their ventures off the ground from the...
13 May 14:15

Kids startup sees sales increase by 3000% due to COVID-19

News Story Small Business online retailer Timeout Bags has seen a huge increase in sales year on year since Lockdown, with concerned friends & family sending urgent Home Isolation Packs to cheer up kids in isolation. Background Originally set up as a bespoke Travel Activity Pack company for ki...
13 May 13:45

How can parents ensure their children thrive in lockdown despite pressure and stress?

The brand new parenting tool, Treasure Time, has recently launched an online course to help parents support their children's emotional wellbeing and behaviour during the coronavirus pandemic. Founded by Sophia Giblin and Nicole McDonnell, Treasure Time was created to put evidence-based play therapy...
13 May 11:00

Live video consultations - the key to enabling tradespeople, safely winning business in the lockdown

ServiceOS video consultations reduce risks, reassure customers, and speed up quotations, leaving more time to earn. ServiceOS, an automation and business intelligence software for the services industry, is rolling out video consultation capabilities to enable tradespeople such as plumbers, handym...
12 May 17:45

Gaming broadband during lockdown and beyond

The gaming industry has seen a huge increase in online gaming over the past 8 weeks of lock down. NHS staff are getting free access to video games and Facebook has launched a gaming app to rival Twitch and YouTube. eSports is expanding in the UK and the need for quality, high bandwidth, low latency...
12 May 17:00

Savernake Knives - The Ultimate Father's Day Gift

With Father's Day fast approaching, dutiful sons and daughters may be scrabbling around for ideas for what to buy Dad this year, especially with the lockdown meaning high street shops up and down the country remain resolutely closed. If your father is one of the many to have rediscovered - or eve...
12 May 12:15

Dedicated volunteer has work highlighted on BBC1 TV show

Leading aesthetic practitioner Abigail Oleck-Hewett volunteers for the NHS in a bid to help her local community in crisis has work highlighted on BBC1 TV show Abigail Oleck-Hewett is a leading aesthetic practitioner and MD of BeauSkin London who lead the way volunteering for the NHS during this...
11 May 15:15

Appeal to raise £25,000 to provide care packages for survivors of COVID-19.

Charity Boxx, a Manchester-based Social Enterprise company, has launched an appeal to raise £25,000 to provide care packages for survivors of COVID-19. Created by business associates Sarah Wilkinson, Lee McAteer and Akhlaq Choudhury, Charity Boxx wants to give out 5,000 care packages to hospitals...
11 May 13:30

The award winning London hair salon, Inanch London announce their 10-POINT Action Plan For Preventing The Spread OF COVID-19

INANCH LONDON, the multi-award-winning boutique salon located in the heart of Fitzrovia, London, W1 are the first in their field to put into place a solid COVID-19 prevention action plan to be executed upon reopening. The 10 Point Plan outlines measures to keep their treasured staff and clients safe...