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Midlands accountant sends cashflow warning following summer Covid-19 budget

July 10, 2020 – 7:30 am |

One of the region’s leading accountants has warned that funding and managing cashflow will be key if businesses are to successfully navigate the economic downturn caused by Covid-19.

Double appointment delivers new energy to CEC’s £3m sales drive

July 10, 2020 – 7:00 am |

A leading utility management specialist has strengthened its Business Development team with two key appointments as it looks to meet £3m turnover targets for 2020.

THE IMPORTANCE OF PLANNING IN A FAMILY BUSINESS

July 10, 2020 – 6:30 am |

An expert divorce lawyer has stressed the importance of planning in family businesses following a case in which divorce proceedings impacted on the stability of the business and put the whole family at risk of …

MANifesto launched as SME manufacturers demand blueprint for long-term industrial strategy

July 8, 2020 – 8:00 am |

A manufacturing collective has urged the Government to make its ‘restart, reposition and transform’ commitment to industry a reality and not just another marketing slogan.

NEW CHOICE FOR CBD USERS AS MIDLANDS-BASED COMPANY LAUNCHES ONLINE STORE

July 8, 2020 – 6:00 am |

Harvested from organically grown hemp in the USA and operated here in the Midlands, CHOICE CBD is ready to take the UK by storm. The new online-based business launched last month in response to an …

EXPERT LAWYER SUPPORTS CONSULTATION TO TACKLE DAIRY SECTOR SUPPLY CHAINS

July 6, 2020 – 8:00 am |

A consultation seeking to end any unfair practices across the UK’s dairy sector has been praised by a leading lawyer who works closely with farmers.

Private sector urged to prepare, as MP’s vote against further delay to IR35 reform

July 3, 2020 – 8:00 am |
Private sector urged to prepare, as MP’s vote against further delay to IR35 reform

IR35 specialist, Qdos, has responded to the breaking news that the 2021 rollout of IR35 reform in the private sector has been accepted as part of the Finance Bill and will go ahead, after MPs …

Award-winning commercial agent clinches deals despite lockdown

July 3, 2020 – 7:30 am |

An award-winning commercial property specialist says the market is starting to show the first signs of recovery from the coronavirus lockdown – and revealed it still clinched millions of pounds of deals while the country …

West Midlands tourism organisations urged to demonstrate ‘We’re Good to Go’

July 3, 2020 – 7:00 am |

Tourism and hospitality businesses across the West Midlands are being encouraged to apply for new VisitEngland industry accreditation to give assurances to visitors as the sector prepares to reopen following the coronavirus outbreak.

Portech Systems launches contactless Proof of Delivery app safePOD as businesses return to normal during COVID-19

July 1, 2020 – 7:00 am |
Portech Systems launches contactless Proof of Delivery app safePOD as businesses return to normal during COVID-19

Birmingham, Mobile enterprise app developer Portech Systems has launched a new contactless point of delivery (POD) app called safePOD that is designed to make delivery safer as business levels start to return to normal amidst the coronavirus …

DATA PROTECTION WARNING TO HOSPITALITY BUSINESSES

July 1, 2020 – 6:30 am |

The much-anticipated re-opening of businesses in the food and drink sector has been given the green light for 4 July, a welcome decision for both those in the industry and consumers.

A NEED FOR UNISALAD: THE STUDENT COMMUNITY APP ADAPTED FOR POST-COVID UNI LIFE

June 26, 2020 – 7:00 am |

Student community and marketplace app UniSalad has proven its need in light of COVID-19, to address the growing demand for more student community-feel at university. With universities being forced to close, putting a premature end …

Birmingham fintech offers defense for directors against banking fraud

June 24, 2020 – 8:00 am |

Birmingham-based Fintech, Cirrostratus Exedra, claims its Open Banking Treasury Management Software is a defence for senior directors against fraud such as Wirecard or Patisserie Valerie.

Training and Manufacturing Group launches technical courses for furloughed apprentices and employees

June 24, 2020 – 7:00 am |

Furloughed apprentices and employees are being given the opportunity to learn new skills thanks to a new package of support from the Training and Manufacturing Group (TMG).

Businesses warned of consequences for abusing furlough

June 24, 2020 – 6:30 am |

Businesses in the West Midlands are being warned they will face severe financial penalties if they try to step outside the Government’s furlough scheme.

Urban Village Capital overcomes lockdown challenges to complete £14m luxury apartment development

June 24, 2020 – 6:00 am |

Birmingham-based Urban Village Capital has overcome the obstacles of lockdown to deliver full completion of its latest luxury £14m apartment development.

PHONE A FRIEND: LET’S FEED BRUM CALLS ON VOLUNTEERS TO OFFER CHAT LINE SUPPORT

June 22, 2020 – 8:00 am |

With the Covid-19 lockdown putting a stop to Let’s Feed Brum’s outdoor soup kitchen operations overnight, the charity has mobilised to roll-out a free ‘Friendship Chatline’ for people who use its service, in aims of …

LOTTERY FUNDING BRINGS TO LIFE LIVING WELL UK’S VIRTUAL WELL-BEING PLATFORM

June 17, 2020 – 7:00 am |

As we begin to transition into the ‘new normal’, the West Midlands’ leading mental health consortium Living Well UK is warning that it is essential that access to key tools and resources for overall well-being …

NEW DIRECTOR JOINS PEGASUS GROUP’S BIRMINGHAM CENTRAL TEAM

June 17, 2020 – 6:30 am |

An experienced planning professional has been appointed to further strengthen the central Birmingham office of leading consultants Pegasus Group.

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