23 Jul 09:45

Lily Arkwright Study Finds Covid19 Has Accelerated Ethical Shopping Habits

UK lab diamond and moissanite engagement ring retailer Lily Arkwright has found an increased consumer appetite to purchase ethical engagement rings in light of the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic. Findings suggest that cost savvy consumers of a younger demographic are more likely to consider the implic...
23 Jul 09:00

Raffle House: Car and property guaranteed to be won

Minimum ticket threshold to current draw has now been met which means one lucky player is guaranteed to win a £500k London apartment plus a £30k Land Rover Discovery Sport. London: 23 July 2020: One lucky player is guaranteed to win a £500,000 London apartment plus a brand-new Land Rover Discovery...
22 Jul 12:30

As part of their ‘Back to Work Safely’ campaign, Wrights Plastics completed design and delivery of 1500 sneeze screens for Arcadia Group.

Wrights Plastics (https://www.gpxgroup.com/) were tasked with designing and manufacturing 1500 sneeze screens (for Arcadia to protect both staff and members of the public. Project Profile: The brief was simple, the screens must be effective in creating a contagion barrier, long lasting and not be...
22 Jul 12:30

Keeping your little ones safe as lockdown eases

Now that lockdown restrictions are easing and the sun is finally shining again, you might be contemplating a staycation in the coming weeks. With 7,723 miles of coastline, 2,200 miles of canals and 40,000 lakes in the UK, it’s likely that your family holiday or day trip will involve some time on or...
22 Jul 11:00

Welsh business founder is finalist in prestigious accounting awards

Welsh businesswoman Lucy Cohen is a finalist in one of the most prestigious accounting awards in the UK. Lucy, co-founder of Mazuma, is one of five finalists selected in the Practice Pioneer category of the Accounting Excellence Awards. She is the only woman finalist in the category. The awards rew...
21 Jul 16:00

A Jerry Maguire Mission Statement about running a small business.

In the Summer of 2010 I was working at my kitchen table (most people's first office) launching my own Marketing, Media and PR company, Local Buzz Marketing. I owned one computer, which occasionally turned itself off without warning, and I was at the start of my very own Jerry Maguire moment. "Who's...
21 Jul 12:15

Lincolnshire support team goes extra mile to keep spirits high

Determined to keep spirits high during the Covid-19 crisis, staff from Lincolnshire Housing Partnership have been a lifeline to hundreds of residents struggling under the strain of lockdown. And their help has gone beyond the 500 daily telephone welfare calls they make. Amongst their ideas to ke...
21 Jul 09:15

Sleep stories for grownups are more popular than ever due to the global pandemic and may be the solution to reducing the increasing cost of sleep deprivation to the economy

Sleep deprivation was costing the UK economy £40.2 billion per year before the global pandemic and that amount is only going to increase. With more people than ever experiencing sleep problems, many are turning to sleep stories for help. Until a few years ago it was common for people to think bed...
20 Jul 19:15

London businesswoman up for major franchising award

Wanting to make a difference in the community, Sarah Canavan, owner of Lingotot Bexley, has been shortlisted in the Local Focus category at the bfa HSBC British Franchise Awards, taking place at the Vox, Birmingham, on November 30. Formerly a client service account manager, Sarah wanted to put her...
20 Jul 18:15

The British Masters is back welcoming French golfer, Clement Sordet to its tournament along with his new sustainable sponsor

CLEMENT SORDET TO REPRESENT SUSTAINABLE BRAND, OCEAN REFRESH July 2020: Ocean Refresh is extremely excited to announce the partnership with one of France’s brightest young golfing stars, professional golfer, Clement Sordet. Ocean Refresh being a sustainable and eco-friendly brand was looking for a...
20 Jul 17:30

First Greater Manchester Recovery Tracker Survey Results Released

The results of the first fortnightly GM Recovery Tracker survey conducted by Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce show a slight improvement in customer demand as the relaxation of lockdown measures continues. After a historic collapse in demand during lockdown, the survey reveals an improvement...
20 Jul 16:15

EU Takes a U-Turn on CBD in Europe - Is the UK the CBD Safe Haven?

It was reported on the 15th July by Food Navigator that the European Commission has paused over 50 Novel Food Applications for Cannabidiol (CBD) products as they seek to determine whether they should be classified as Novel Foods or Narcotics. A spokesperson reportedly stated, “We have doubts about C...
20 Jul 14:15

Cumbrian Holiday Park owners launch Virtual Open Day following COVID19 pandemic

The owners of Camelot Holiday Park, near Longtown in Cumbria, are running their first Virtual Open Day on Saturday 8th August as a result of the COVID19 pandemic. Earlier this year William and Margaret Stewart were preparing for a busy holiday season. They were looking forward to hosting an open d...
20 Jul 12:45

Success marks Meraki’s first year in London

Following their expansion into London in 2019, photo and film production house Meraki is celebrating its success after creating innovative solutions during the COVID-19 pandemic. Producing content for various companies in London, their most recent production was a COVID-19 Customer Safety video for...
20 Jul 10:00

Paymentology offers welcome relief to ex Wirecard employees

Leading Payments Processor, Paymentology has recruited a team of Wirecard employees offering some welcome relief to the industry following the collapse of Wirecard. The ‘double digit’ number of hires are joining Paymentology with immediate effect and include seasoned card issuance experts and imp...
20 Jul 10:00

From COVID19 to Black Lives Matter – 2020 takes toll on wellbeing of 93% UK employees

● Study of 13,271 employees indicate how isolation, anxiety and illness have intensified long standing tensions felt from social issues, affecting mental health ● 18-24 year olds suffer with the poorest wellbeing – feeling less connected to colleagues, increased loneliness and increased...
20 Jul 07:15

MK entrepreneur challenges Deliveroo and Uber Eats

Presto has just launched in Milton Keynes providing an online platform for local and independent retailers to sell their products, produce, and services. All without high commission rates to retailers. Despite non-essential retailers being able to re-open their doors, now is an uncertain time for...
19 Jul 22:34

Our Top Picks: Monogrammed Summer Bags

Perfect Summer Bags, Personalised with Personality Now that it is officially summer, it's officially time to buy a new summer handbag. Initially London introduces a gorgeous assortment of lightweight, practical and stylish summer bags that wear our fabulous embroidered monograms exceptionally w...