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Uncertain times? They don’t need to be

10 Feb 2017 | Written by: ruthdawe

Have you noticed that whenever you pick up a paper, turn on the news, talk to a supplier everyone keeps telling you about the uncertain times we live in? Prices are expected to rise in 2017 due to the less favourable exchange rate putting increasing pressure on margins. So what have you done about it? […]

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Seven Steps to Better Profits

09 Feb 2017 | Written by: davidgould

Most of us have a pretty reasonable idea of what to expect from our professional advisers. We know that accountants are going to look at your books and turn them into statutory accounts. We know that solicitors come in many different flavours, but they will all seek instructions and agree a course of action with […]

UK productivity on the ropes

06 Feb 2017 | Written by: stevengodfrey

UK manufacturers’ supply chain costs are increasing at the fastest rate for 25 years, yet output growth is at a 32 month high.  What does this tell us, and what should we be doing about it ? A recent report by the Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply describes how a weakened sterling coupled with […]

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Utilities Review, January 2017

06 Feb 2017 | Written by: luisakeig

 Some interesting snippets of information in the UK Utilities market this month…              Electricity How will Brexit impact the interconnectors with the continent? For the existing infrastructure this will depend on the nature of the agreement existing and yet to be made between the UK and Europe. This could depend on whether the UK […]

What is VoIP and why should you care ?

17 Jan 2017 | Written by: stevengodfrey

The current situation Domestic users rent analogue telephone lines.  Business users rent digital telephone lines, called ISDN lines.  Small installations use a variety called ‘ISDN 2’ and larger installations use ‘ISDN 30’. ISDN phone lines are usually connected to a telephone system on the company premises, normally an anonymous beige box located near Reception or […]

Weekly Energy Report – Week Ended 13 January 2017

17 Jan 2017 | Written by: jenni

Summary Prices rose through the week and ended up across all products in power and gas, though there were signs of easement at the end of the week. Gas The anticipated cold spell at the end of the previous week drove price up in the short term despite the system margin being long and oil […]

Mr. Moffitt’s Profits Times – January 2017

13 Jan 2017 | Written by: jonathanmoffitt

Download as pdf Links of Interest HOPE YOU ALL HAD A GOOD CHRISTMAS, AND WISHING YOU A HAPPY NEW YEAR. Find out about small business rate relief at: https://www.gov.uk/apply-for-business-rate-relief/small-business-rate-relief Have a look at this article by Edie for 2017 : Happy New Year: Seventeen big reasons for the green economy to be excited about 2017. […]

Weekly Energy Report – Week Ended 6 January 2017

10 Jan 2017 | Written by: jenni

Summary Prices fell across the board with a small rally during the middle of the week. This week, energy prices largely ignored oil which, in general increased as the promised production decreases begin to be seen lead by Saudi Arabia. Gas The main factor for a price falls during the week was an over-supply that […]

Utilites Review, December 2016

06 Jan 2017 | Written by: luisakeig

Happy New Year to you all! Here we               continue our update on the UK utilities market, covering the latest in the electricity, gas, renewable energy and water industries… Summary An interesting month for energy prices, where the prevailing logic behind price movements did not manifest itself. Generally, energy prices […]

Make Reducing Business Costs a New Year’s resolution you can keep!

04 Jan 2017 | Written by: luisakeig

The New Year’s not just a great time for personal resolutions, it’s also a good time to re look at your business strategies. Often business overhead costs get shoved to the bottom of the pile, particularly when time is pressured. But actually procuring these services well can really add to an organisations profit. The trick […]



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