British Science Week: The science of everyday

Science is all around us. It’s in the houses that we live in, the technology that we use, and the food that we eat. Today sees the start of British Science Week, a 10 day celebration of science, technology, engineering and maths across the UK for people of all ages. As an agency that works primarily in the […]

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Corporate social responsibility: communicating your company’s values

What is corporate social responsibility? There are plenty of jargon-filled definitions of corporate social responsibility (CSR) but, simply put, CSR is when companies engage in initiatives of a social nature, beyond the interests of the business. It links the marketplace, the workplace, the environment and the community and has shown to give companies a competitive […]

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Food industry trends for 2018 – spotlight on China

The global food industry continues to thrive, evolve and innovate, despite over half of the world’s population being either overweight, obese or underweight (Global Food Security). The challenges and opportunities the industry faces are driven by a multitude of factors including environmental, socio-economic, political and ethical. As manufacturers evolve their offerings to cater to diverse […]

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We’re recruiting!

Office Administrator Overall description The duty of the role is to support the operations in office and financial admin. Reporting to and working to support company directors the role includes the following: Answering the telephone and door, greeting visitors Setting up rooms for meetings Booking travel as needed Filing, photocopying, shredding Sorting through post Managing […]

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Belt and Road Initiative: The new Silk Road

On one of my trips to China in 2017, the emergence of a new ‘channel’ at the airports for BRI personnel became apparent. As a Brit, I was not familiar with BRI and so, intrigued, decided to inform myself of why BRI VIPs could fast-track through airports? The BRI initiative is one of the biggest investments […]

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Key opportunities in the analytical instruments market in 2018

Data taken from Top-Down Analytics (TDA) Research report: 2018 Outlook: Analytical Instruments Industry The global analytical instruments market grew a modest 3.9% in 2017 to reach $53.4 billion. With the recovery of some key end markets and the improved macroeconomic environment in the second half of 2017, the market is expected to thrive in 2018, […]

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Harnessing the real value of social media in scientific and technical markets

Some businesses question the value of social media; is it merely a trending topic, a platform to connect with prospects, or does it aid development of meaningful relationships? In response to this question, Hootsuite and We Are Social released ‘Digital in 2017’, a report on social media and digital trends around the world, examining data […]

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Crisis? What crisis?

Crisis planning is a key function of the executive board of any company. Knowing what to do and say in the event of a crisis situation is vital to the security of any business. And yet it is always interesting to ask the crucial question of any client – what is your crisis management strategy? […]

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Are deadlines dead?

We recently submitted an article to an editor ahead of deadline, which is not unusual in our line of work, or maybe it is?! The reaction we received was of genuine thanks and extreme gratitude. Clearly, the response of someone who doesn’t usually get things when they ask for them. It made me think about […]

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