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Help us continue our vital work to support local businesses and retailers!

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My VIP Card are the UK’s largest small business loyalty scheme, with over 5,000 discounts to help you save on just about anything! Head to myvipcard.co.uk for your free months trial! Small businesses advertise for free! And if you want to help them grow get involved with their crowdfunding on Crowdcube,then please see HERE Read the full story

LONDON CONCOURS 2021 Celebrates ‘The Youngtimers’

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The London Concours has announced its latest class – this time celebrating performance ‘Youngtimers’ from the ‘80s and ‘90s On display are nine of the best German performance Youngtimers with high top speeds, big engines and outrageous body kits Celebrating the homologation specials, the class includes the Mercedes 190E 2.5-16 Evo II and the Audi Sport Quattro – with appearances from tuners Alpina, Brabus, Hartage and Koenig The fifth annual London Concours... Read the full story

Audi presents concept car at Auto Shanghai 2021

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For the first time, the presentation of AUDI AG at Auto Shanghai 2021 is taking place with two partners at a shared trade-fair stand: Audi and its Chinese partner companies FAW and SAIC. Together with its partner SAIC Audi, Audi presented an SUV study, the Audi concept Shanghai. The series-made version of the all-electric, 4.87-meter-long vehicle is to be unveiled in the second half of 2021. Audi is taking steps to set a new course in China with a clear focus on sustainable mobility. Re... Read the full story

Low Lights and High Energy: Reebok Celebrates Studio Fitness in Latest Nano X1 Collection

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Boston, MA – April 2021: Reebok debuts the latest iteration to its leading training shoe franchise with the release of the Nano X1 Studio Lights pack. Inspired by the energy of the heart-pumping vibes of your favorite workout studios, the Nano X1 Studio Lights collection features bold colorways paired with unique glow-in-the-dark details that will keep you motivated and confident enough to stand out from the crowd. While at-home fitness may continue to reign supreme in the coming mon... Read the full story

LIQUI MOLY – nine car magazines, ten titles, one brand

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Lubricant manufacturer named the most popular oil brand by readers of biggest German car magazines LIQUI MOLY has recorded larger growth in its export business than in Germany for years. Measured by sales volume however, the domestic market is still the largest. The popularity of the company's products and the brand is also enormous in Germany. And it continues to grow. Its popularity is underlined by the readers' votes in nine of the biggest car magazines in Germany: LIQUI MOLY has been n... Read the full story

Belgium, France, UK & US: New study reveals the world's savviest spenders

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New study reveals Belgium is home to the world’s savviest spenders Ireland has the most sustainable shoppers in the world! The world’s savviest spenders: The UK ranks in just 8th A new study by discount code and charity fundraising website, Savoo, takes an in-depth look at spending and saving habits across the globe to reveal the world’s savviest spenders. Thanks to their average saving of £1,026 a year and their high number of online searches for discounts Belgians... Read the full story

Story suggestion: Hancocks reveal new pick and mix launches

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The UK’s leading confectionery wholesaler, Hancocks, has expanded its pick and mix range with exciting additions. With the UK beginning to reopen for business, the wholesaler is expecting to see an increase in demand for its popular pick and mix range as Briton’s head back to the cinema, leisure outlets and enjoy days out. The new confectionery includes something for all ages with gummy fruit sweets, delicious mallow treats and vegetarian sweets. Hancocks has added more... Read the full story

L-Charge sets new record for off-grid EV chargers

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L-CHARGE, the super fast charging technology developer, announces the availability of its first-generation 10-minute-speed charging station fully working prototype. This achievement marks a significant milestone for the company on its way to bridge the gap towards a low-carbon economy, demonstrating the commercially viable gas-powered off-grid installations that would make EVs more accessible to the general public. The installation is presented in two categories – stationary and mobile.... Read the full story

Lockdown Hobbyists Create A Boom For Small Van Sector

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A recent survey has identified a rise in Brits taking up hobbies during the pandemic to keep their minds and bodies in check, and it appears that some may even be upscaling their motor to accommodate their new pastime. The latest data from online insurance price comparison specialist The Van Insurer has identified a significant lift in the number of quotes for small vans during lockdown, suggesting that some drivers may be upgrading their motor to accommodate notable new pastimes, su... Read the full story

Cubic Telecom moves to “Challenger” position in Gartner Magic Quadrant 2021

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Annual Gartner Magic Quadrant for Managed IoT Connectivity Services 2021 names Cubic Telecom as Challenger Dublin, Ireland. 20 April 2021. A recent report published by Gartner has named Cubic Telecom, IoT connected software company, a ‘Challenger’ in its annual Magic Quadrant analysis. The 2021 Magic Quadrant comprises eighteen global IoT connectivity service providers, mapped across a graphical competitive positioning into four categories. The results are based on in-depth analysis in... Read the full story

Is Your LinkedIn Profile Buyer Centric?

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You are a nobody to your prospects. Your name and brand don’t ring any bell to them. If they visit your LinkedIn profile, will they be able to feel your prowess and the worth you could bring them? I don’t think so. And, that matters a lot. In the past, LinkedIn was primarily used like an online CV. It listed your job, roles, achievements, etc. Nowadays, people are checking out more on social media. It makes sense to have your profile written in such a way that it actually speaks to the... Read the full story

Mazda presents CX−30 EV at Auto Shanghai

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The Mazda CX-30 EV made its debut at Auto Shanghai 2021. It will be available in China exclusively in the second half of the year. With the CX-30 EV, the Japanese car manufacturer adds a crossover model with electric drive to its portfolio. Read the full story

SYST Survey

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If you have a moment to spare please take a look at our survey. Let us know what YOU think https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdQ34J_jtPkUwvosc4a-i4WLlFhzKjZqpcWba4K_Q475ppjvg/viewform?usp=sf_link By answering the survey questions you will be helping us ensure our charity is, and continues providing what is needed for the community. Thank you Read the full story

#GivingTuesday

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At Shropshire #Youth #Support Trust we aim to get people into work and as a #charity, in order to do that we rely on #donations. By contributing towards SYST you will help us, help other people achieves their dreams. Since starting the charity we have already helped create over 200 jobs. By donating to us you can help us create much, much more. https://www.justgiving.com/syst Here are a couple of #testimonials from ASYSTED businesses: “SYST has been key to my journey so far. I came... Read the full story

Join in with My VIP Cards crowdfunding and do your bit to support local businesses.

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My VIP Card are the UK’s largest small business loyalty scheme, with over 5,000 discounts to help you save on just about anything! Head to myvipcard.co.uk for your free months trial! Small businesses advertise for free! And if you want to help them grow get involved with their crowdfunding on Crowdcube,then please see HERE Read the full story

Happy employees equals happy customers

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Companies spend large amounts of money on external marketing but sometimes overlook internal marketing and comms with employees. We believe that great brands are built from the inside out. If you focus on your employees and ensure that they have a clear understanding of your company strategy and a common goal to work to, this helps develop a cohesive culture. It empowers employees to make the right decisions in line with the company vision, promoting greater efficiency, productivity and ha... Read the full story

Four Loko launches in the UK

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LEVC Opens For Business In POLAND

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Polish Electric Vehicle Company is exclusive LEVC dealer in Poland • Dealer site will provide full sales and after sales support for LEVC’s TX taxi, TX Shuttle, and new VN5 van • LEVC’s EU network continues to expand – plans for more than 30 by the end of the year • For more information on LEVC visit www.levc.com Ansty, April 2021 – LEVC (London Electric Vehicle Company) is announcing its entrance into the Polish commercial vehicle and taxi markets with the appointment of... Read the full story

‘This is for you, world’ − the marketing campaign for the EQS

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Concept and objectives The EQS is the first model in the Mercedes-EQ family to be based on the modular architecture for luxury and executive-class electric vehicles. It marks an important milestone in Ambition 2039 - the path to the CO2-neutral mobility of the future at Mercedes-Benz. For the first time, a marketing campaign starts at the same time as a world premiere - in a uniform look. The campaign translates the EQS's seemingly magical fusion of technology, design, functionality a... Read the full story

How to Become an Authority in Your Industry

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It might not be as hard as you first thought. You might say that you’re good at what you do, you have opinions, and you know what you are doing. Otherwise, why else would you be in business or be able to sell in the first place. To become an authority in your industry is more important than ever. You might say that we have an overcrowded market. Believe it or not, most people usually see you as an authority because they assume that you must be a CEO, an author, or a self-employed. It... Read the full story

Vayyar Imaging secures FCC Waiver and JP certification, becoming the first and only globally regulated provider of automotive in-cabin 4D imaging radar

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With US FCC approval, EU ETSI compliance and JP TELEC certification, the tier 2 supplier’s globally regulated 4D imaging radar provides lifesaving in-cabin monitoring applications such as Child Presence Detection, while yielding significant cost savings. TEL AVIV, Israel – [April 19, 2021] – Today, Vayyar Imaging, the global leader in 4D imaging radar, became the world’s first and only company to comply with in-cabin radio frequency standards worldwide, after receiving the FC... Read the full story

Auto Shanghai 2021 has started

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The international automotive world looks to China where Auto Shanghai 2021 has started today. About 1,000 companies actively participate in one of the world's largest automotive fairs, covering an exhibition area of 360,000 square meters in 12 halls at the Shanghai National Exhibition and Convention Center. Among the exhibitors are the major car manufacturers from China and abroad, luxury brands, new energy vehicles, top-tier component suppliers and companies from the field of future technolo... Read the full story

My VIP card are currently crowdfunding in order to expand and help even more local businesses.

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My VIP Card are the UK’s largest small business loyalty scheme, with over 5,000 discounts to help you save on just about anything! Head to myvipcard.co.uk for your free months trial! Small businesses advertise for free! And if you want to help them grow get involved with their crowdfunding on Crowdcube,then please see HERE Read the full story

Monday Motivation

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#MondayMotivation Today's quote comes from #socialmedia extraordinaire Mark Zuckerberg who once said “The biggest risk is not taking any risk… In a world that changing really quickly, the only strategy that is guaranteed to fail is not taking risks.” We offer people a chance to build their own empires with our ASYSTSED business programme, where we have helped over 170 individuals start their own businesses. Join the growing ranks of entrepreneurs that we have have helped over t... Read the full story

GENESIS Premieres The First Electric Vehicle At AUTO SHANGHAI 2021

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Genesis has made its first appearance at the Shanghai Auto Show The Genesis Electrified G80 makes its global debut at Auto Shanghai 2021, marking the beginning of a new era of electrification - The Electrified G80, the perfect balance of Athletic Elegance building on the heritage of the G80, creating a new standard for luxury electric sedan The Asia premiere of the Genesis X Concept showcases Genesis’ vision for the future of sustainable luxury design SHANGHAI, CHINA — A... Read the full story

China vehicle sales on the rise in 2021

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An economically favorable background for Auto Shanghai: In the first quarter of 2021, China's market for new vehicles has grown strongly. From January to March 2021, China's auto production and sales volume were 6.352 million and 6.484 million units respectively, which means an increase of 81.7% and 75.6% compared to the previous year. The sales volume of passenger car is 5.076 million with a 75.1% growth. The production and sales of commercial vehicles were 1.397 million and 1.408 million, a... Read the full story

Max Weering takes first Lamborghini Super Trofeo Europe win in dramatic Monza opener

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Teekens and Oosten seal historic one-two for Johan Kraan Motorsports Target Racing bag Pro-Am win with Cola and Gvazava Kuppens/Gosselin beat Leimer/Jenny for Am victory by 0.022s while Felgioni/Waszczinski win Lamborghini Cup Sant’Agata Bolognese/Monza, 17 April 2021 - Max Weering stayed out of trouble to claim his and Johan Kraan Motorsports’ maiden Lamborghini Super Trofeo Europe race victory in what turned out to be an action-packed season opener at Monza. Weering started eig... Read the full story

The link between Black Sabbath and Automobili Lamborghini: Rock legend Tony Iommi shares his passion for super sports cars from Sant’Agata Bolognese

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Tony Iommi, guitarist and king of riffs with legendary ‘monsters of rock’ Black Sabbath, has deepened his life-long passion for Lamborghini by acquiring a Lamborghini Urus. Together with frontman Ozzy Osbourne, bassist Geezer Butler and drummer Bill Ward, Iommi – the only constant band member – forged a sound that set the template for what would become known as ‘heavy metal’. Since forming in 1968 in the industrial British city of Birmingham, Black Sabbath has sold in excess of 10... Read the full story

Wrightbus celebrates landmark £8m Far East orders

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The international arm of Northern Ireland bus-maker Wrightbus was today celebrating two landmark orders to produce a total of 45 buses for markets in the Far East from its factory in Malaysia. Worth £8m, the low emission diesel buses will be destined for the streets of Hong Kong and Japan. It marks a significant move for the Ballymena-based business, owned by green entrepreneur Jo Bamford, which sees the orders as an opportunity to grow the profile of the Wrightbus brand as f... Read the full story

Pronounce Media helping business get moving again!

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It looks like after an extremely difficult year for all businesses there is finally light at the end of the tunnel and a gradual relaxing of restrictions. Whilst that’s great news we recognize that it will take time for things to return to anything like normal. It is therefore more important than ever to let your previous customers know you are still open for business but also to expand your client base and bring in fresh new prospects. In order to achieve this here at Pronounce, we are... Read the full story

Supporting local business and helping you save!

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My VIP Card are the UK’s largest small business loyalty scheme, with over 5,000 discounts to help you save on just about anything! Head to myvipcard.co.uk for your free months trial! Small businesses advertise for free! And if you want to help them grow get involved with their crowdfunding on Crowdcube,then please see HERE Read the full story

SEAMS Beauty – ambition to be THE company

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A conversation between: Karen J Gerrard – SEAMS Beauty Malcolm Gilbertson – Silverback® Susan Fenton – Decision Magazine Having just walked past a busy branch of Joe and the Juice, Karen J Gerrard is quick with an answer when asked to name an impactful brand whose success she would love to emulate. “They’re gone from one juice bar to having 300 in sixteen countries,” she says. “They offer something that people want and need, the product is consistent and you can eas... Read the full story

The EQS: the first electric vehicle in the luxury class

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The new EQS[1] : the main points at a glance The EQS is the first all-electric luxury saloon from Mercedes-EQ. With it, Mercedes-EQ is redefining this vehicle segment. The EQS is also the first model to be based on the modular architecture for luxury and executive-class electric vehicles. Fusing technology, design, functionality and connectivity, the EQS delights both drivers and passengers. First models on the market will be the EQS 450+ with 245 kW (electrical consumption NEDC combined:... Read the full story

GPA’s March container trade leaps 48 percent

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SAVANNAH, Ga., April 15, 2021 – The Port of Savannah handled an all-time record of nearly 500,000 twenty-foot equivalent container units in March, an increase of more than 48 percent, or 162,275 TEUs, compared to the same month in 2020. “Every new container that moves through the Port of Savannah means new jobs for Georgia,” said Gov. Brian Kemp. “The port and the entire logistics community continue to serve as an economic engine for Coastal Georgia and the entire state... Read the full story

Are you unemployed?

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Are you unemployed? Finding it difficult to look for work? Struggling to land an interview? Then we can help. At Shropshire Youth Support Trust, we offer a message of HOPE. We understand that most people have barriers that have prevented them from getting a job, we have workshops which are tailored to enhance your skills and likelihood at landing a job. Get in touch now to find out more. T: 01952 299214 E: hello@systbusiness.co.uk W: www.systbusiness.co.uk Read the full story

More sound for the compact ABT fine tunes the sound of the S3 with a new exhaust system

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At the end of last year, ABT Sportsline began to supply the ABT Power* performance upgrade for the current Audi S3 with the designation 8Y – thanks to ABT Engine Control, the sporty compact delivers a hefty 370 HP (272 kW) and 450 Nm. In order to accentuate acoustically the increased power of the 2.0 TFSI, the new stainless steel ABT exhaust system was developed for the S3. It is characterised by 4-pipe end-pipes in stylish matt black with an impressive 102 mm diameter. As always, the Bavar... Read the full story

Williams Advanced Engineering (WAE) to provide batteries for all new eSkootr championship, setting new standards of eSkootr performance

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Williams Advanced Engineering has been announced as sole provider of batteries for the all new eSkootr race series The championship will be contested on street circuits across the world, supported by a maximum of 10 teams, racing 30 eSkootrs The battery pack is race-derived and is a WAE bespoke design; employing novel manufacturing techniques for the case structure The battery has been tightly packaged to fit within the scooter frame and was engineered from proof-of-concept to developme... Read the full story

My VIP card saving you money & helping local business.

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My VIP Card are the UK’s largest small business loyalty scheme, with over 5,000 discounts to help you save on just about anything! Head to myvipcard.co.uk for your free months trial! Small businesses advertise for free! And if you want to help them grow get involved with their crowdfunding on Crowdcube Then please see HERE Read the full story

LIQUI MOLY extends partnership with MB Motorsport accelerated by Blue Square

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MB Motorsport accelerated by Blue Square are pleased to announce the continuation of its partnership with premium automotive chemicals manufacturer, LIQUI MOLY. With a globally-renowned reputation, LIQUI MOLY produces in excess of 4,000 of the best chemical vehicle products available on the market - ranging from oils to additives with much more between. In extending their close relationship, LIQUI MOLY will continue to support the MB Motorsport accelerated by Blue Square team with thei... Read the full story

Lamborghini Miura SV turns 50 in 2021

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The Lamborghini Miura SV, the last evolution of the highly successful P400 project, was officially unveiled in March 1971, on the Carrozzeria Bertone stand at the Geneva Motor Show. On the same occasion, the Countach LP 500 was presented, defined as a concept car for future production. The Miura SV, where V stands for veloce (super fast), was conceived to accompany the S version but, as a result of the SV’s huge success on the market, it actually ended up replacing it. The Miura SV, now... Read the full story

SYST JustGiving

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At Shropshire Youth Support Trust we aim to get people into work and as a charity, in order to do that we rely on donations. By contributing towards SYST you will help us, help other people achieves their dreams. Our proven successful framework has helped create over 200 jobs. We have introduced wellbeing support this year, which you can read feedback on from people who have attended these workshops here: https://www.systbusiness.co.uk/wellbeing-webinars/ By donating to us you can help... Read the full story

Kia earns honors in Vincentric 2021 Best Fleet Value In America Awards

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Two models win their categories: Forte and Soul Forte ranks number one in its segments for third consecutive year Kia Motors America (KMA) has earned multiple honors in the Vincentric 2021 Best Fleet Value in America Awards. The leading cost and analysis group recognized the Forte GT-Line (compact) and Soul LX (compact hatchback) as the best in their respective categories, marking three consecutive wins for the Forte. The Soul also claimed its third win. “Kia will always be driven... Read the full story

Join Pronounce today and get your business moving again.

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It looks like after an extremely difficult year for all businesses there is finally light at the end of the tunnel and a gradual relaxing of restrictions. Whilst that’s great news we recognize that it will take time for things to return to anything like normal. It is therefore more important than ever to let your previous customers know you are still open for business but also to expand your client base and bring in fresh new prospects. In order to achieve this here at Pronounce, we are... Read the full story

Feedback from our Wellbeing Webinars

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#wellbeingwednesday We have been blessed with Julie Bricknall, ICF ACC and Lisa Avery who delivered some incredible webinar sessions for us. With Lisa returning to us with a brand new batch of her Shining a light on the superhero within series on the 21st April: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/shining-a-light-on-the-superhero-within-positive-psychology-part-1-tickets-149130534443 We are extremely proud to work with both of these phenomenal psychologists. Don't take just our word fo... Read the full story

Siemens: Helping fleet operators transition to full electric trucks in urban areas

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Commercial fleets are responsible for a disproportionate amount of CO2 emissions on the roads Learnings from the electrification of buses are paving the way for cleaner commercial fleets The road to decarbonising transport needs to gather pace if the UK is to achieve its goal of zero-emissions by 2050 Trucks are responsible for a disproportionate amount of greenhouse gases on the EU’s roads. In a study by Transport & Environment, trucks were found to have generated 22% of roa... Read the full story

David Hall of Cloudy Group explains why CSR Accreditation works so well for business in the IT Sector…

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“Ensuring we get a return on our social investment has to happen. The work we do with CSR-A does that. It allows us to identify what we are doing and get a return on that, because people can see and measure it.” For more information on CSR Accreditation please visit: https://csr-accreditation.co.uk/ Register Free now to receive a comprehensive guide to your CSR Accreditation application https://csr-accreditation.co.uk/apply-for-csr-accreditation/ #csr #csra #csrtraining #socialre... Read the full story

DCS Group leads the way and creates the right packs for convenience retailers

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DCS Group, the UK’s leading distributor, has introduced a new range of 43 price-marked packs to help wholesalers and retailers within convenience meet the needs of today’s convenience shopper. Stocking the right range is crucial for convenience retailers to grow their sales, and price-marked packs (PMPs) play an important role within that. Using data-driven market insight and by collaborating closely with market-leading personal care and household brands, DCS Group has ide... Read the full story

REE Automotive Signs Strategic Collaboration Agreement with Magna

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Collaboration aims to bring to market fully Modular Electric Vehicles (MEVs) ‘Powered by REE’, to fulfill the growing needs for next generation EV of leading tech companies and new electric mobility players, accelerating their time-to- market at scale. REE and Magna to explore Modular Electric Vehicles to be ‘Powered by REE’, based on REEcornerTM Technology Establishment of Go-to-Market teams to identify vehicle development opportunities as well as markets and customers... Read the full story

Unique mobile app to test for fuel contamination

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On-site fuel testing for microbial contamination has never been so easy or so assured London, April 2021 -- Following feedback from the industry to improve the speed efficiency of microbial fuel testing Conidia, one of the principal companies operating in this field, has launched a totally upgraded digital verification tool FUELSTAT® Result. This new mobile app allows operators to complete compliance testing on-site without paper and without the need to register, representing a significan... Read the full story

‘Glorious Twelfth’ opens High Street bargain-hunting season – but there’s no decline in online, says ParcelHero

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Retail’s return has started enthusiastically, but the home delivery expert ParcelHero says there’s no going back for e-commerce now the genie is out of the bottle. Shoppers have braved localised snow showers to visit their favourite High Street stores for the first time since 4 January. Queues formed outside many stores, but the home delivery expert ParcelHero says nearly 50% of shoppers will never return to their pre-Covid High Street shopping habits. ParcelHero’s Head of Co... Read the full story