Showing once again that British businesses are particularly adept at producing luxury goods in high demand, Josephine Home is our latest Digital Champion.
Making its target audience abundantly clear in the company name, Foodie Folk is a catering enterprise delivering cuisine for a variety of sectors – the most lucrative of which is, surprisingly, corporate barbecues.
The importance of delivery for retailers appears to be obvious; when the customer purchases an item, it needs to be delivered to them. While this is indeed correct, it portrays delivery as a side consideration on the e-retailing process, which is wrong.
With Queen Elizabeth’s 90th birthday being in full swing, Nottingham businesswoman Louise Third suggests that our businesses would flourish if we adopt just a few of her Majesty’s leadership qualities.
It seems the workforce is filled with die hard Game of Thrones followers and, to be perfectly honest, the behaviour of fans is almost as intriguing as the action on the screen. And just so you know, most don’t plan on being at work on 25 April.
With stints at Andreessen Horowitz, McKinsey & Company and Index Ventures under his belt, Andre de Haes is well placed to know what the right approach for his fledgling seed-based investment fund is – and told Real Business all about it.
The co-founders of Ben & Jerry’s ice cream were recently arrested, but the company isn’t trying to hide that fact – quite the opposite. The firm took to social media and its website to reveal the news as soon as it happened.
All across the country, in companies large and small, strategic planning keeps executives awake at night. We spend hours in meetings, setting objectives and reviewing budgets and resources, but too often, we don’t follow the plan!
British shoppers have not yet deserted their local high street, but it appears that queues, misleading deals and cramped stores could turn the tide.
Discount retailers looking to upset the monopoly held by the big four supermarket brands must have complete confidence in the supply chain. If this can’t be guaranteed then these organisations must be prepared to re-evaluate existing relationships and in some cases walk away if the supplier isn’t able to demonstrate visibility, compliance and traceability across all processes.