Although the steady growth of e-commerce sales in the UK since the mid-2000s has had a dramatic impact on High Street retailers, the Covid-19 pandemic and subsequent lockdowns have only accelerated the issue.
Posted on 16th February 2021 .
The Great British Entrepreneur Awards is delighted to reveal the full list of national winners for the 2020 programme.
Posted on 8th December 2020 .
The fashion industry has come under intense scrutiny over the past 18 months over its contribution to the growing global climate crisis.
Posted on 2nd November 2020 in General business.
In this report—part of the Doing Business in Europe series – UBS Global Wealth Management considers opportunities for entrepreneurs outside of Europe who are seeking a foothold in its markets, as well as local business owners who want to adapt to a post-Covid-19 world.
Posted on 28th October 2020 .
More often than not, business is about looking at how things have been done before and having the courage and imagination to reinvent the rules. That’s what Anne Boden did when she created Starling Bank, an app-based bank for personal and business current accounts. Born out of her determination to give customers control over their money, […]
Posted on 19th October 2020 in Great British Entrepreneurs.
By Michael Baxter, Fresh Business Thinking For it to flourish sooner rather than later, sustainable fashion needs engagement with the consumer which in turns requires trust and transparency with collaboration. At least that seems to have been the consensus at a recent webinar co-hosted by haysmacintyre and the Great British Entrepreneur Awards. “Sustainability is […]
Posted on 21st August 2020 .
Great British Entrepreneur Awards founder, Francesca James, has been talking to a number of entrepreneurs recently about how they have pivoted or adopted a ‘plan b’ during these challenging times. Snag tights founder Brie says that pre-pandemic her business was doing £2 million a month revenue and sales were growing month on month. And then […]
Posted on 10th July 2020 in Great British Entrepreneurs.
It’s easy to start feeling more than a little overwhelmed with the bad news right now which is why The Great British Entrepreneur Awards are on a mission to highlight the good; the entrepreneurs & businesses who are doing amazing things, who have achieved so much (before and during the Covid-19 pandemic), who may have […]