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British fresh fruit producer goes green with support from HSBC UK

News Last edited 23/11/22
Kent fresh fruit producer Mansfields has received a substantial funding package from HSBC UK to support the company’s future growth and sustainability initiatives.

What factors in the workplace could be increasing staff turnover?

News Last edited 22/11/22
Employee wellbeing expert Loopin has highlighted six of the major factors in the workplace that could lead to a high staff turnover.

Kent startup Crave wins Aldi’s Next Big Thing

News Last edited 22/11/22
Rob Brice, founder of free-from snack brand Crave, is celebrating winning Channel 4 TV Show Aldi’s Next Big Thing, a TV competition that rewards category winners with a listing in Aldi.

IoD launches search for the South’s Directors of the Year

News Last edited 18/11/22
Entries are now open for the Institute of Directors (IoD) Director of the Year Awards 2023, with categories recognising excellence in areas including diversity, innovation and sustainability.

£1.2 million Civil Engineering Training Centre makes its debut

News Last edited 18/11/22
The EKC Group Civil Engineering Training Centre in Hersden officially opened earlier this month, marked by an event attended by local councillors and stakeholders.

What are construction firms’ thoughts on slashing diesel on sites?

News Last edited 18/11/22
Construction companies are being asked for their views on an industry-wide plan to slash diesel use on building sites by more than three quarters within the next 13 years.

Discovery Park to double jobs over the next decade

News Last edited 17/11/22
As it celebrates a decade of delivering jobs and investment in the South East, science and innovation park Discovery Park has announced that it plans to grow and double the number of people employed on site.

New research reveals what the world really thinks of working remotely

News Last edited 17/11/22
Although remote working is no new concept, the debate around it is still very much alive on social media, with over nine million posts about working from home and with people mostly discussing the topic in relation to the finance market and startups.