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Lovehoney pumped up for more growth after founders sell majority stake to Swiss investors

June 25, 2018
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Lovehoney pumped up for more growth after founders sell majority stake to Swiss investors

Lovehoney, the Bath-based sex toy retailer, is predicting a new phase of strong growth following the sale of a majority stake in the business by its co-founders. Richard Longhurst and Neal Slateford, pictured, who launched Lovehoney by selling sex toys online from – appropriately – a bedroom in 2002, will continue to lead day-to-day...

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Millennials targeted with city’s ‘unexpected’ side in first of Visit Bath’s new mini tourist campaigns

June 25, 2018
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Millennials targeted with city’s ‘unexpected’ side in first of Visit Bath’s new mini tourist campaigns

Destination marketing organisation Visit Bath is launching eight mini-campaigns this year to boost the city’s tourist offer and directly target different types of visitor. The first – called Unexpected Bath – is now underway and is highlighting the quirky and more unusual side of the city. The campaign, which makes use of extensive social...

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PwC West Business of the Year Awards sign off after 30 years with ‘winner of winners’ ceremony

June 23, 2018
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PwC West Business of the Year Awards sign off after 30 years with ‘winner of winners’ ceremony

Global engineering giant Renishaw has been named as the ‘winner of winners’ as the prestigious PwC West of England Business of the Year Awards marked their 30th – and last – year. Launched in 1988 by accountants PwC to showcase the region’s top large businesses, the awards have since become the South West’s most-respected...

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Business challenges and opportunities of Brexit to be explained at trade roadshow

June 23, 2018
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Business challenges and opportunities of Brexit to be explained at trade roadshow

Bath businesses are being invited to hear how they can prepare for the challenges and opportunities of Brexit at an event next week. The day-long Trade Horizons event – part of the Export for Growth roadshow – takes place at the Aerospace Museum, Filton, Bristol, on Tuesday, June 26.  It is one of four sessions...

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Search starts for the Bath workplace that’s smiles ahead of all others

June 23, 2018
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Search starts for the Bath workplace that’s smiles ahead of all others

Staff at Bath’s most enlightened firms are being urged to enter them in a unique awards scheme that showcases the region’s best workplaces. The annual South West Happiest Workplace Competition was launched four years ago by workplace and interior design consultancy Wylde IA to champion businesses that go the extra mile to ensure their...

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Nash Partnership appoints senior urban designer to bolster its planning team

June 23, 2018
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Nash Partnership appoints senior urban designer to bolster its planning team

Bath-headquartered planning, design and regeneration consultancy Nash Partnership has strengthened the planning team in its Bristol office with the appointment of a senior urban designer. Neil Harvie, pictured, has worked with private and public sector clients and has experience of complex urban settings and addressing rural challenges.  He brings with him a mix of...

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£0.5m Innovation 4 Growth funding available for Bath firms’ R&D projects

June 19, 2018
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£0.5m Innovation 4 Growth funding available for Bath firms’ R&D projects

Innovative small and medium-sized firms from the Bath area can apply for grants of between £10,000 and £75,000 to carry out research and development following the relaunch of an established funding programme.   Innovation 4 Growth (I4G) funding totalling £500,000 is available to businesses from across the West of England in all sectors who...

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Happiest Workplace Awards give enlightened Bath firms reasons to be cheerful

June 8, 2018
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Happiest Workplace Awards give enlightened Bath firms reasons to be cheerful

Bath firms that go the extra mile to ensure their staff are cheerful and fulfilled are being invited to enter the annual South West Happiest Workplace Competition.   The brainchild of workplace and interior design consultancy Wylde IA, the contest has successfully championed enlightened businesses since it was launched four years ago.  This year it...

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Bath directors in running for region’s top awards for boardroom excellence

June 8, 2018
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Two Bath directors will go head to head with some of the South West’s top bosses next week in one of the region’s most prestigious business award schemes. Former Google industry head Jenny Cowderoy and Joanna Chavasse, the founder of childcare business Freckles, are among the finalists in this year’s South West Director of the...

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Sally Army signs up Bath agency Edit to handle media buying ahead of annual Christmas appeal

May 30, 2018
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Sally Army signs up Bath agency Edit to handle media buying ahead of annual Christmas appeal

Bath-based multi-service marketing agency Edit has won the media buying account for The Salvation Army following a three-month tender process in competition with three other agencies. Campaign activity will go live in October for The Salvation Army’s annual Christmas appeal, which each year gives presents to many thousands of underprivileged children.  Edit, part of...

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