Day: 31 August 2023


Brakes supports care homes in overcoming challenges amidst food price inflation

Kent-based food wholesaler Brakes has launched a new campaign aimed at helping care providers manage a range of budgetary and practical challenges being driven by labour shortages and food price inflation. The company’s new ‘We Care, Because You Do’ campaign highlights the additional support and resources available to care home owners and managers, procurement specialists […]

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Businesses warned of the impact of upcoming online safety bill

Online businesses across the South East that are selling age-restricted products or services, are exploiting a current lack of regulation and face being unprepared for the online safety bill due this Autumn, says digital identity platform Luciditi. The warning to firms comes as a study conducted by Luciditi reveals that weapons, alcohol and vapes are […]

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Business confidence highest in half a decade

Business confidence in the South East rose 17 points during August to 47% – its highest level in the region since January 2018 – according to the latest Business Barometer from Lloyds Bank Commercial Banking. Companies in the South East reported higher confidence in their own business prospects month-on-month, up three points at 48%. When […]

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