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Email marketing - still one of the most effective channels
Wednesday, 26th February 2020 14:41

Sending out emails to prospective and current clients can be a little more difficult since GDPR, but it is still one of the most effective marketing channels available to businesses. As well as being low cost, engagement is trackable so you can get a solid ROI on any campaigns.

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Increase B2B sales and customer loyalty
Monday, 17th February 2020 11:02

Do you have a clear understanding of whom your customer is? The following 10 questions will help you understand what makes your customer tick and help identify opportunities to capitalise.

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Ocado still on the up despite £214.5 million losses
Tuesday, 11th February 2020 14:15

Online grocery retailer has posted £214.5 million pounds pre-tax loses – four times that from 2018 citing damage from a distribution centre fire as the cause.

Ocado, valued at £8.2 billion, has wiped £111.8 million off the value of its Hampshire based warehouse following a fire last year – which was started when detection systems failed to activate a response.

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How to keep your head above the water when your small business begins to grow
Tuesday, 4th February 2020 11:38

Starting a business is tough – there’s plenty to do in order to get your start-up off the ground and it’s more than likely that you’re juggling hats in order to keep your costs down and get the maximum out of the business.

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Almost half a million UK businesses are struggling, reports show
Wednesday, 29th January 2020 13:13

A recent report from insolvency practice Begbies Traynor shows that nearly 500,000 UK businesses are struggling – the highest figure on record. Experts predict that this will rise to over half a million in 2020.

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Data breaches have resulted in £97 million in fines for EU companies
Tuesday, 21st January 2020 13:55

A recent survey by the law firm DLA Piper has reported GDPR fines have totalled £97 million (€114 million) for companies who have breached data and privacy regulations since the introduction of the legislation in May 2018.

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Rise in global insolvencies for fourth consecutive year
Monday, 13th January 2020 12:36

Economists are predicting a continued upward trend in global insolvencies for 2020 for the fourth consecutive year.

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Crippling debt and failure to modernise - 10 brands we lost in the last decade
Monday, 6th January 2020 12:13

The last decade has seen many changes on our high street with retailers struggling against high business rates and changing shopping trends. The last decade has seen many brands topple. Here we look at the big players that went under and what happened:

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