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How Firms Can Tackle The Rising Cost of Doing Business
How Firms Can Tackle The Rising Cost of Doing Business
How Firms Can Tackle The Rising Cost of Doing Business

We’re all now familiar with the cost of living crisis - how households are struggling to keep up with bills and afford the rapidly rising cost of food, fuel and other essentials.

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What is credit control, and why is it important?
What is credit control, and why is it important?
What is credit control, and why is it important?

Credit control is the process of checking customers or suppliers to determine their credit ‘worthiness’ i.e. whether they’re likely to pay you on time.

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Festival of Suffolk Health, Fitness and Wellbeing Career Path Expo - 1st July 2022 @ Haverhill Leisure Centre
Festival of Suffolk Health, Fitness and Wellbeing Career Path Expo - 1st July 2022 @ Haverhill Leisure Centre
Festival of Suffolk Health, Fitness and Wellbeing Career Path Expo - 1st July 2022 @ Haverhill Leisure Centre

Abbeycroft Leisure are working with the team organising the Festival of Suffolk to engage schools with business. 

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Become a Friends of the Ipswich Museums Corporate Angel
Become a Friends of the Ipswich Museums Corporate Angel
Become a Friends of the Ipswich Museums Corporate Angel

Find out why Corporate Angels are such an important and successful part of their annual giving programme and how you can join.

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Vertas Group creates joint venture with Combat2Coffee
Vertas Group creates joint venture with Combat2Coffee
Vertas Group creates joint venture with Combat2Coffee

Vertas Group Limited has created a joint venture with Combat2Coffee.

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7 steps to improve your business credit score
7 steps to improve your business credit score
7 steps to improve your business credit score

Being denied company credit or credit card can be bad news for your business, especially if you need finance in order to grow. If your small business has been refused credit or struggled to secure new finance, you’ll know how that can impact your credit rating.

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ABP cuts its carbon footprint further with two electric cranes at the Port of Ipswich
ABP cuts its carbon footprint further with two electric cranes at the Port of Ipswich
ABP cuts its carbon footprint further with two electric cranes at the Port of Ipswich

Associated British Ports (ABP), the UK’s leading ports group, will further reduce its carbon emissions, as two of the very first fully mains-electric powered hydraulic cranes arrive at the Port of Ipswich. These cranes are amongst the first of their kind in the UK and are the latest in a series of bold investments in sustainable measures from ABP, which have contributed to a 36% decrease in greenhouse gas emissions since 2014.

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RSM UK unveils ‘first-of-its-kind’ Middle Market Business Index
RSM UK unveils ‘first-of-its-kind’ Middle Market Business Index
RSM UK unveils ‘first-of-its-kind’ Middle Market Business Index

RSM UK has launched the Middle Market Business Index (MMBI), the first economic index to focus solely on middle market* businesses in the UK, developed in partnership with leading data specialists Moody’s Analytics and The Harris Poll. There are currently 2,339 middle market businesses registered in the east of England, making a significant contribution to economic growth and jobs in the region.

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UK-India trade negotiation

Follow for updates on the trade negotiation with India. Last updated: 17/03/2022 

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What is a business credit score and why is it important?
What is a business credit score and why is it important?
What is a business credit score and why is it important?

If you’ve ever registered for a credit card, purchased a car on finance or applied for a mortgage, you’ll be aware of your own personal credit rating. All adults have a credit score – a rating that lenders use to see how likely you are to default on a loan or credit card, generated via credit reports with credit reference agencies (CRAs) like Experian.

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