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Utilising the Retail Relief Package for Long-Term Survival
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Mike Jeffs

Utilising the Retail Relief Package for Long-Term Survival

Rishi Sunak announced that the UK Government are releasing a £4.6 billion relief package scheme to the retail, leisure and hospitality sectors. These sectors are to be given up to £9,000 one-off grants. Additionally, £594 million will be given to councils to help the businesses impacted by local lockdowns who are not eligible for the new payments.

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Intelligent Asset Monitoring is the Key to Increasing Yield
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Jordan Appleson

Intelligent Asset Monitoring is the Key to Increasing Yield

Is there anything worse than a boiler or aircon breaking down last minute leading to that emergency maintenance call out. Insurance companies require boilers to be serviced annually in order to keep warranty, but they must be monitored daily. This is because commercial boilers are especially prone to wear and tear and thereby failure.

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The Past, Present and Future in Shrinkage Data
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Mike Jeffs

The Past, Present and Future in Shrinkage Data

The UK is reported to have the highest level of shrinkage in Europe. The main cause of shrinkage in the UK is theft which accounts for over £5.5billion per year with over 1,000 daily incidents happening at the checkout! The top stolen items include the likes of delicious cheese, alcohol and sweets. A common way that sneaky shoppers are taking full advantage of less-than-intuitive self-checkout systems is by replacing expensive products with in-expensive products of similar weight!

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