According to studies, traditional brand fidelity is declining. This is bad news for large, established players. But it’s a golden opportunity for SMEs to capitalise on a new phenomenon… “loyalty as you go”.
That we’ll need better connectivity to compete online has been made clear by government statistics. Global internet traffic is forecast to be 95 times that of 2005 in 2020, with mobiles outnumbering mankind seven to one. But will our 5G ambitions be realised in time to capitalise on the change?
Helen Pattinson, founder of Montezuma’s, talks to Real Business about the origins of her chocolate business and dealing with big moments of doubt.
When it comes to travelling abroad or to a previously undiscovered destination for a work trip, there are several ways in which you can make the most of the opportunity.
It’s often the poison of choice for ambitious entrepreneurs looking to fuel growth, but what exactly happens in a venture capital deal? Real Business goes under the bonnet to find out.
It’s not a good year for tech bosses, with Dave McClure, founder of 500 Startups, and Binary Capital co-founder Justin Calbeck the latest to be accused of sexual harassment. And in trying to stem the resulting bad press, Calbeck’s corporate partner, Jonathan Teo, wrote an email he might regret.
The UK food and drink sector is set to boom beyond its current £79bn of sales, driven by opportunities including worldwide export of products.
The most common reason companies move to automated expenses is because of the time and money they save. A faster and more efficient system will deliver the kind of bottom line savings that sell themselves.