Frances Brindle

Our marketing columnist Frances Brindle on finishing her novel and the horrors of email.

Red Tape Challenge: retailers respond

Last week marked the launch of Vince Cable’s Red Tape Challenge website. Already, more than 6,000 ideas and suggestions have been posted by retailers. Here’s our pick of the best.

Guy Levine

Social medialite and tech guru Guy Levine on fashion photography, flying lessons and the next big thing.

Solar power firms rake in the cash

Venture capital funding of solar power companies almost tripled in the last quarter, according to cleantech consultancy Mercom Capital Group.