The red tape burden on small businesses is costing companies some 2 per cent of their turnover – or what amounts to the equivalent of hiring an extra member of staff – according to a study by the Forum of Private Businesses. The forum is urging government agencies to work together and bring all regulation of business into a single inspectorate.
From vegan vending machines to zero plastic takeaways, the food industry is finding inventive solutions to its plastic problem.
Cheltenham-based consultancy ArthurSteenHorneAdamson (ASHA) worked with the children’s charity on a new logo, tone of voice and branded products.
It’s hard to write for brands without sounding forced, argues Rob Mitchell, co-founder at copywriting agency We All Need Words — most brands give up altogether and let the design