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Do you have cash tied up in the small print?

30 Jun 2014 | Written by: jenni

Don’t make the mistake of assuming that potential savings in your printer and copier costs are negligible… Clients I’ve helped save money include a manufacturer where print management savings were over £20,000 per annum, an automotive organisation where savings amounted to £14,000 over 3 years, and a publishing company where we made savings of £94,000 […]

Is the cost of energy rising higher than your profits?

30 Jun 2014 | Written by: jenni

Volatile energy markets leading to sudden price hikes and unpredictable costs have an unwelcome and dramatic impact on your operating profit. Together with ever more stringent sustainability targets, it’s more important than ever to focus on energy and water efficiency to keep spiralling overhead costs in check. BE INFORMED – CONTROL COSTS When you ask […]

ESOS – a huge cost saving opportunity?

30 Jun 2014 | Written by: paulmillican

Hurrah! At long last, the ESOS (Energy Savings Opportunity Scheme) was finally signed off and launched last week. What was to be found in the final scheme was of no real surprise, instead just clarifying what has already been widely reported. Of course this isn’t without issue – and the biggest issue for me is […]

Packaging Principles: How to stop throwing cash in the bin.

27 Jun 2014 | Written by: jenni

Off the top of your head, what percentage of your company’s cost of goods sold goes on packaging? If you’re like many other businesses, then that number is higher than you would like. And it’s only going to get worse. As with most of the world’s commodity items, the raw materials used in packaging are […]

Are you getting the best deal for your company mobile phones?

27 Jun 2014 | Written by: jenni

The essential ability to contact your employees wherever they are has added an extra cost of overhead to many organisations today. As the trend for remote working looks set to continue, it’s becoming increasingly important that you manage and limit mobile phone costs. For example:

How to Save Money with Smart Fleet Management

27 Jun 2014 | Written by: jenni

It’s not easy running a fleet of company cars or commercial vehicles. Firstly, your costs are high; you spend over budget year on year and it seems out of your control. Secondly, there are so many options for vehicle leasing or outright ownership, it’s almost impossible to make the best decision. And thirdly, you have […]

Is it possible to halve your lighting bills?

27 Jun 2014 | Written by: jenni

You’re open for business, the lights are on and you’re burning money. Most offices keep their lights on for at least 10 hours per day, whereas a hospital typically maintains artificial lighting 24 hours per day, all year round. It’s no wonder that lighting is such a significant percentage of our clients’ electricity bills. However, […]

Five common mistakes that cost you money on Telecoms

27 Jun 2014 | Written by: jenni

Due to the sheer complexity of telecommunication service agreements, you could easily be paying too much for your company fixed line telecommunications.

Govt. ups the temperature on Renewable Heat Incentive (non-domestic): 2014 key changes

24 Jun 2014 | Written by: ronyellon

The Renewable Heat Incentive Scheme (Amendment) Regulations 2014 (SI 2014/1413) came into force on 28 May 2014. These modified the non-domestic Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) scheme by amending the principal regulations (the Renewable Heat Incentive Scheme Regulations 2011 (SI 2011/2860)) expanding the scheme and increasing deployment. Background: modifications to the non-domestic RHI The Renewable Heat […]

Staying ahead: latest developments right across the cost spectrum

23 Jun 2014 | Written by: ronyellon

Auditel, the UK and Ireland’s largest independent cost management consultancy, recently hosted their 14th Supplier Exhibition at the Trent Vineyard Conference Centre, Nottingham. Partner companies in the event included some of the UK’s market leaders in communications, energy, insurance, employment law, corporate travel, office supplies, fleet contract hire and many other areas.  Commenting on this […]



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