New spin on waste management cuts 10 tonnes of waste per month

Peterborough-based Whirlpool UK Appliances Limited has reduced its general waste by 50% - the equivalent weight of 10 one-tonne Black Rhinos a month.   Waste management specialist Axil Integrated Services, which has sites in Corby and...

Learning from Hindsight: A campaign for culture change

Across the breadth of the regulated financial services sector, there is a prevailing regulatory spotlight on non-financial misconduct. One company taking action to help firms tackle the issue is learning and development expert, MaST. From...

The 2020 Vision – Fast Forward

Emile Stuy, Export Director, Anker Stuy Coatings Ltd, Peterborough As a Dutch businessman with a company in the UK, I predict that there will be some hysterical weeks coming up after the official Brexit moment. This...

Looking to the future – 2020 Vision

What does business in East Anglia look like in 2020, HELEN COMPSON asked the recently-appointed head of the New Anglia Growth Hub. And, importantly, where does he believe the growth will come from? Richard Glinn...

Westminster calling

MPs and business leaders joined representatives from across Norfolk and Suffolk to pledge to work together to drive an infrastructure revolution across the two counties. The infrastructure summit, on Wednesday 5th February, at the Houses...

HARNESSING A HIDDEN POWER

Data is the rich resource at your fingertips, but you need to know how to use it. HELEN COMPSON learns more from one of East Anglia’s ICT gurus. Data is the new currency, entrepreneur Neil...

SWIMMING AGAINST THE TIDE

There’s a Dutch saying that posits the theory swimming against the tide creates bigger champions, as Emile Stuy tells HELEN COMPSON. It’s a rough translation and doesn’t rhyme in English the way it does in...

New year, new decade …new you?

With traffic congestion and the health of the nation at a crossroads, maybe this is the year your company will take a right-hand turn - down a cycle track. For the incentives are there, courtesy of...

Support young employees to future-proof your business

When you’re recruiting for your organisation, what do you look for? Academic qualifications? Technical know-how? Personal qualities? Whatever sector you’re in, so-called ‘soft skills’, such as communication, teamwork and leadership, are no doubt high...

Keeping the lifeblood flowing

In today’s high-tech work environments, ensuring the next generation is equipped to step up to the plate is crucial. Here, an engineering company tells East Anglia in Business about its approach to training and...