Monthly Archives: May 2014

Plastic money: the future, today

Last week it was announced that the first plastic bank notes in Great Britain will be put into circulation next year.   The Scottish Clydesdale Bank will issue 2 million polymer £5 notes before the Bank of England makes this … Continue reading

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Things you can do on your down time as a small business

As a small company there will undoubtedly be peaks and troughs in your business, so during the down periods you should make use of the quieter time to enhance your business for the busy periods.   Work on your marketing … Continue reading

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Three quick tips on how to make your pop up shop sustainable

From the outset, a pop up shop is already a very green activity. You’re making use of a space which would otherwise be unused and not contributing to the problems that come with building a new shop from scratch. So … Continue reading

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Top four pop up shops this week

Pop up shops are becoming more and more popular as companies and brands use them as a way to launch new products or get publicity for their cause. The following pop up shops took place recently, and each shows the … Continue reading

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Contactless card payments and their benefits

For the first time ever, contactless card payments have reached over £100 million in transactions. Contactless cards are a convenient way of letting consumers pay for purchases of £20 and under by waving their card over special contactless readers.   … Continue reading

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