With the help of entrepreneur James Dyson, the government has set out plans for virtual markers on intellectual property, which would mean that infringers cannot claim that they did not known a particular design was protected.
After taking back its title of being the UK's biggest music retailer, HMV has looked overseas for further growth opportunities – starting with a licensing agreement.
The internet can be a powerful weapon in the battle for brand awareness, but sometimes, in an almost Terminator: Judgement Day-style attack, the machines turn against companies – in some cases because of stupidity.
A new study by Citrix and YouGov, highlighting the growth of the SME sector, has found that some 426,000 businesses have grown by 50 per cent or more since 2013.
A Series A investment worth £7m has been closed by technology business Flyway, which has developed a service aimed at the hospitality industry.
As the battle to grow fast and acquire market share becomes ever more difficult, we find out why joining forces as co-CEOs can have a positive impact on the business – even if it does lead to a few squabbles every now and then.
Next is at the bottom of the FTSE 100 retailers’ pay league, with the average worker earning £5,000 less than Sports Direct staff members – even though the sports retailer uses zero-hours contracts.
An experienced finance director, Paul Turner is also a passionate cyclist. Some seven years ago, he became a portfolio FD to accommodate in his life the things he truly enjoyed.
Wearable devices have the potential to change the workplace for the better, according to research from employee management services firm ADP that found staff are keen to embrace the rising technology.
Innovate UK programme IC Tomorrow has introduced a £210,000 contest to find the UK's top virtual reality and augmented reality companies, and John Lewis, Crossrail and King's College London are among the big name partners backing the search.
Reed Hastings, CEO of Netflix, told investors that the company would begin to push consumers toward higher-priced plans in the US, over the coming years.
Small businesses employ over 25m people with a combined turnover of more than £3.5bn, and are regularly cited by MPs as a crucial driver to the UK economy. However, new research has found that many are unaware of the existing policies for entrepreneurs that help small business growth.