Shire employees take part in Solstice Walk and raise money for St. Giles Hospice

On the 17th of June, 4 of Shire's finest ladies embarked on their 9 mile walk in Lichfield, known as the Solstice Walk. This is a major event where 100s of people dust off their childhood fairy wings and tutus, and head out to support St. Giles Hospice, a truly magical event.

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Will Harvey | June 23, 2017 at 4:00 PM

How a Supplier Earned £100,000 Extra Revenue by Offering Leasing

I was on site with a catering equipment vendor recently. It was our quarterly meeting, and we were taking stock of the business’ position after 6 months working with Shire.

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Neil Arculus | June 22, 2017 at 5:00 PM

Britain is too dependent on large home builders

As Britain’s housing crisis shows no sign of improvement and housing minister Gavin Barwell’s housing white paper sets out ‘small adjustments’, contractors face rising scaffolding costs.

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Carl Cartwright | June 13, 2017 at 4:00 PM

Which Fitness Trends Should You Invest In 2017?

There’s so much choice when it comes to gym equipment, isn’t there?

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Guy Lewcock | June 9, 2017 at 4:00 PM

Tips for Choosing the Right Equipment for Your Commercial Kitchen

When you’re setting up or refurbing a restaurant, it can be difficult to know how to choose the right commercial kitchen. Choosing the wrong equipment can cost your business. And it’s not just the money you spend – it’s also the lost productivity from inefficiency and downtime.

Watch this vlog for my top tips on kitting out your kitchen, so you make wise investments that keep staff happy and processes running smoothly.

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Neil Arculus | June 6, 2017 at 2:00 PM

Marketing Checklist for Security Systems Manufacturers and Vendors

When you're doing your marketing, do you find it hard differentiate your business? 

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Helen Stewart | June 2, 2017 at 4:00 PM

Checklist for Choosing a Commercial Oven

What was your thought process the last time you bought a commercial oven?

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Neil Arculus | June 1, 2017 at 1:00 PM

Cheat Sheet: Popular & Profitable Trends Gyms Should Leverage (According to Industry Experts)

Each year, the American College of Sports Medicine conducts an in-depth global fitness survey. This cheat sheet summarises the results, telling you what gym owners, equipment vendors and manufacturers should know about how the industry is evolving.

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Guy Lewcock | May 23, 2017 at 2:00 PM

How Offering Financing Helps You Hit Your Sales Targets

Remember that old sales mantra - ABC (Always Be Closing)? It used to be gospel for salespeople, with every conversation focused on getting the customer over the line.

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Sharon Price | May 22, 2017 at 10:00 AM

How to Use Environmental Risk Mapping to Strengthen Your Security [Video]

How do you decide which security systems to use in your business? Have you carried out an environmental risk mapping exercise? If not, you may be investing in the wrong solutions and leaving your business vulnerable to threats.

Watch this 3-minute video to learn how environmental risk mapping helps you make informed decisions.

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Helen Stewart | May 21, 2017 at 5:00 PM