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Isles of Scilly Visitor Survey report

Cornwall Businnes - Tue, 06/19/2018 - 13:54
The Isles of Scilly’s latest Visitor Survey has revealed a growing demand for short breaks, particularly amongst first time visitors to the islands and particularly during the shoulder seasons (March, April, May, September and October).
Categories: Business Cornwall

Pure Gym boss calls for VAT-free memberships

BBC Business News Feed - Tue, 06/19/2018 - 13:16
The head of Britain's biggest gym chain says the 20% tax on memberships is bad for people's health.

Asos to ban silk, cashmere and mohair from its website

BBC Business News Feed - Tue, 06/19/2018 - 12:41
The fashion retailer updates its animal welfare policy to say its site will be free of the materials by 2019.

Poundworld cuts 98 head office staff in Normanton

BBC Business News Feed - Tue, 06/19/2018 - 12:36
The discount retailer, which started in Wakefield in 1974, collapsed into administration last week.

Marriott checks in Alexa for room service

BBC Business News Feed - Tue, 06/19/2018 - 12:29
Marriott says digital assistant Alexa will be installed in some of its US properties.

Pendennis contract win

Cornwall Businnes - Tue, 06/19/2018 - 12:28
Pendennis has won a contract to build its second custom Hoek Truly Classic 128’ sailing yacht.
Categories: Business Cornwall

Frugi reveals charity partners

Cornwall Businnes - Tue, 06/19/2018 - 11:44
Local children’s clothes company, Frugi, has introduced its new charity partners as part of the Little clothes BIG change initiative.
Categories: Business Cornwall

E.On announces 4.8% dual fuel price rise

BBC Business News Feed - Tue, 06/19/2018 - 11:08
Customers using both electricity and gas will pay an average of £55 more a year from August.

Tesla chief Elon Musk accuses worker of sabotage

BBC Business News Feed - Tue, 06/19/2018 - 10:28
Tesla chief Elon Musk says an employee carried out "extensive and damaging sabotage".

Debenhams issues another profit warning

BBC Business News Feed - Tue, 06/19/2018 - 08:16
Its third profit warning this year comes amid "exceptionally difficult times" for the UK retail sector.

Trump threatens additional $200bn in tariffs on China

BBC Business News Feed - Tue, 06/19/2018 - 07:29
The threat escalates a tit-for-tat trade row with Beijing over US tariffs imposed on Chinese goods.

Apple fined for misleading customers in Australia

BBC Business News Feed - Tue, 06/19/2018 - 03:33
The company breached consumer law by refusing to fix devices once serviced by third parties.

Northern Rail: Guards row sparks fresh strikes

BBC Business News Feed - Tue, 06/19/2018 - 01:03
The RMT union says imposing driver-only services is a risk to public safety.

The personal stylists helping out-of-work women

BBC Business News Feed - Tue, 06/19/2018 - 00:53
Smart Works charity offers styling and interview coaching for women who are struggling to find work.

Water firms failed customers during 'Beast from the East'

BBC Business News Feed - Tue, 06/19/2018 - 00:01
The water industry regulator says firms did not properly support customers during the "the Beast from the East".

Feeling the heat?

BBC Business News Feed - Tue, 06/19/2018 - 00:01
As demand for air conditioning goes through the roof, what are the implications for our planet?

4 Ways to Bounce Back From a Startup Failure -- Even When the Outlook Looks Grim

Entrepreneur - Mon, 06/18/2018 - 22:00
Failure for an entrepreneur is heartbreaking. So is the threat of it. But if Elon Musk survived that threat, you can, too.

4 Steps to Take Your Business's Influence More Local

Entrepreneur - Mon, 06/18/2018 - 21:30
Reaching your closest community is easier than you think.

Start a Small Business by Monetizing Something You're Already Doing

Entrepreneur - Mon, 06/18/2018 - 21:00
Do you love to garden or knit or advise friends about growing their business? You can potentially make money off any of these.

Does Your Team Love Coming to Work? Follow These 7 Strategies to Make Sure.

Entrepreneur - Mon, 06/18/2018 - 19:00
A good product or service is wonderful, but great talent is your life force.


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