Millions of EHICs (European Health Insurance Card) have already been issued to EU travelers since 2004. About 27 million of these are issued to UK citizens. Securing an EHIC is the same as making sure that you have your passport with you when traveling to European countries and other countries...
Lily’s Kitchen, a leading producer of natural and organic pet food has been given the great honour of being granted the Royal Warrant from HRH The Prince of Wales. Lily’s Kitchen, founded by entrepreneur Henrietta Morrison, started on her kitchen table ten years ago, following the illness of her border...
Apple has claimed a major victory in its ongoing war with rival Spotify. Apple Music has reportedly overtaken the Swedish streaming firm in terms of paid US subscriptions by around 2 million subscribers. That’s according to The Wall Street Journal, citing people familiar with the matter. The WSJ’s sources say that...
Sony/ATV Music Publishing has signed a worldwide deal with Jade Thirlwall and Leigh-Anne Pinnock from Little Mix through its new joint venture TwentySeven Music Publishing with music industry veteran Barry Weiss and songwriter Jenna Andrews. Weiss, formerly an executive at Jive/RCA/Sony and Universal/Island Def Jam/Republic/Motown, is co-founder/partner of the Sony...
Recently rescued from going bust by Sunrise Records owner Doug Putman, UK-based entertainment retailer HMV is looking to ramp up its live in-store event offering and has partnered with Tixserve to provide secure, content-rich digital tickets. Tixserve is a Software as a Service (SaaS), white label, digital ticketing solution that...
Customer service and experience has been a growing priority for businesses, and in 2019 it is no different. Businesses want to meet the growing needs, questions and concerns of customers, and a call or contact centre is a central and pivotal point where these can all be addressed. While some...
Supermarket chain Morrisons is to start selling paper shopping bags in all its stores from May following customer concerns about plastic use. The UK’s fourth-biggest grocer will roll out the paper bags in Wales next week, followed by England and Scotland. It said the scheme will take 1,300 tonnes of plastic...
Pretty Green, the fashion brand founded by Liam Gallagher, has been rescued from administration by JD Sports. JD Sports will keep the flagship store in Manchester open, but 11 other stores and 33 concessions in House of Fraser will close, putting 97 jobs at risk. Pretty Green called in administrators last...
Online fashion giant Asos has changed its returns policy lengthening the time allowed for returns of unwanted items, but is threatening to investigate and “take action” if it notices anything unusual. It says if it suspects someone is actually wearing and returning goods or ordering and returning “loads”, it might deactivate...
Profits aside, the first worry of any business is to be able to break even. Break-even is the volume of sales that is needed to cover the expenses incurred in production. This is termed the break-even point. For this, you need to work out the contribution of each unit sold...