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On the road: Insurance for mobile businesses

Mobile businesses are unique.  From taco vans to locksmiths, and dog groomers to plumbers, these businesses gain a competitive edge through their ability to...

Modern business management: affordable and simple tech tools you’ll wonder how you ever did without

One of the best things about today’s technology is connectivity: with the ever-present nature of mobile devices, it’s now easier than ever to stay...

Keeping the company car running: advice for avoiding repair and maintenance headaches

With over 900,000 company cars on the roads in the UK alone, it’s clear to see that many businesses have an entire fleet of...

3 ways to reduce the stress of your work commute

Commuting can be stressful. This twice-daily expedition has a way of ruining people’s moods, with motorists often displaying the highest levels of anxiety. Whether...

The legalities of a company car

Investing in a vehicle has many benefits for your business. You can have a company car as a benefit for potential employees. Your current...

The modern way of moving things: top tips for superior business logistics

 “Behind every great leader there was an even greater logistician” -  James M. Cox Logistics is one of the top priorities and functions within a...

Buy, rent, maintain and repair: farm equipment essentials to save you money and time

To run a successful farm, you have to find ways to cut costs while still maintaining the quality of your equipment. This can be...

Warehousing wisdoms: strengthening the link between your supply chain and your CEO

As a CEO, you’ll have to know a lot about the critical nature in supply chain management and how it affects the bottom line...

What a global shipping crisis means for export and import costs

If your business relies on shipping goods into or out of the country, the recent upheaval in the container shipping market would have taken...

The future of transport and logistics: unmanned ships in our oceans and harbours

You know about driverless cars. The technology is well into advanced testing stages, and most technology gurus predict that they will be a feature...

How to increase your warehouse quality and efficiency​

Most business owners have their own ideas on the best methods to improve warehouse efficiency. As with any other department or company asset, regular...

Maintenance musts: Keeping your hydraulic system up and running smoothly

If you don’t want any sort of equipment to break down and leave you high and dry at a critical moment, regular maintenance is...

Which Car Suits Your Business Model Best?

When you own and operate a small business, you’ll find yourself experiencing many milestones. Purchasing a company car is often one of the significant...

How Can Your Business Save Money from a Fuel Card

Fuel is one of the most high-priced expenses people use to acquire both for their personal and business needs. But businesses, especially those utilizing...

The pros and cons of running a rental business

Thinking about starting up a rental business? Running a business that rents equipment rather than selling it has definite advantages. One of the more...

How smaller retailers are leaving behind Fashion Weeks to compete using #fashion

  Technology is transforming the way we do business. Retailers are not immune to this trend and are increasingly looking to technology to connect with customers....

Manufacturing musts: adding machines to your business operations

It’s crazy. You just bought new machines last year. Why are you being asked to buy more? It’s a fact of life though. It seems...

Redefining the traditional business model: How leading the industry in change has lead this start-up to success

Mixing car finance & home loans isn’t something a traditional mortgage broker would consider. But I’m not your traditional mortgage broker. Off the back...

From refrigeration to luxury yachts: it’s not always necessary to stick to what you know

There’s a school of thought in business that suggests you should stick to what you know. According to one article, paying heed to this...

Could Splend mark the advent of a business trend that enables the share economy?

If you’ve ever requested an Uber ride to be later picked up by a 4x4, fuel guzzling behemoth of a vehicle, you’ll understand where this...