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September 2018

NEWS: Family Business ‘Border’ appoints new marketing manager

By | 2018-09-14T10:23:05+00:00 September 14th, 2018|News|

Award-winning biscuit manufacturer, Border has recently welcomed Suzie Carlaw to head up the marketing team in the newly created position of Marketing Manager.  Suzie will oversee all marketing activity at Border, working across the retail and foodservice sectors ensuring the brand awareness and market penetration continues to grow across the UK for Border’s premium biscuits. [...]

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NEWS: ‘Try before you buy’ service with ‘Hire a Camera’ from Rotolight

By | 2018-09-14T08:14:47+00:00 September 14th, 2018|News|

  Rotolight, award-winning British LED lighting manufacturer, have teamed up with Hire A Camera, one of the UK’s leading camera equipment rental companies, to offer creatives the opportunity to test the latest in lighting technology before purchasing. The Rotolight Try Before You Buy service takes the pressure and guesswork out of buying new lighting equipment. As part [...]

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Wilkinson Construction consultants named one of the UK’s top ‘Small Biz 100’

By | 2018-09-13T13:42:24+00:00 September 13th, 2018|News|

Wilkinson Construction Consultants based in London Victoria have been named as one of the UK’s top ‘Small Biz 100’ by Small Business Saturday. The company has been selected as a trail-blazer in the official count-down to Small Business Saturday, which takes place across the UK on 1 December 2018. The achievements and contribution to the [...]

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NEWS: Welsh family business with ‘micro zoo’ are named the UK’s best family pub

By | 2018-09-10T11:52:17+00:00 September 10th, 2018|News|

A Welsh pub has picked up the title Best Family Pub thanks to its very special added attraction. The Pen y Cae Inn in the Brecon Beacons has received the accolade in the Great British Pub Awards thanks to the free micro zoo which is based it its garden. Awarded its full zoo licence in June 2015, the [...]

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NEWS: The World’s fastest turkey plucker!

By | 2018-09-06T16:43:12+00:00 September 6th, 2018|News|

Paul Kelly and his family have been perfecting the art of rearing flawless turkeys for nearly half a century and have since acquired the last remaining Bronze turkeys in the country to spearhead an innovative and unique breeding programme. KellyBronze is now a household name for producing high-quality birds for the turkey season, and are hugely popular [...]

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By | 2018-09-06T16:32:49+00:00 September 6th, 2018|News|

Paul Kelly and his family have been perfecting the art of rearing flawless turkeys for nearly half a century and have since acquired the last remaining Bronze turkeys in the country to spearhead an innovative and unique breeding programme. KellyBronze is now a household name for producing high quality birds for the turkey season, and are hugely [...]

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August 2018

Creating family business leaders of the future

By | 2018-08-22T15:20:23+00:00 August 22nd, 2018|Member feed, News, Useful articles - business|

Pioneers, entrepreneurs, visionaries, change makers. Whatever you want to call them, leaders of family business in the UK are making huge strides and paving the way for future generations. Whether you own a chip shop or a luxury hotel, you can have an impact on the world.

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Let’s make a pact

By | 2018-08-22T13:21:21+00:00 August 22nd, 2018|Member feed, News, Useful articles - business|

Who better to do business with than other family firms? People who do business the same way, with the same values, with integrity and honesty. Let's make a pact here and now, to use fellow family-owned businesses wherever we can and put money in each other's pockets to help our companies grow and thrive.

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Bigjigs Toys are pleased to announce the acquisition of ‘Agenta Marketing’

By | 2018-08-22T11:14:17+00:00 August 22nd, 2018|News|

Bigjigs Toys are expanding their educational offering following the acquisition of Agenta Education. The ‘Agenta Education’ range stems from a like minded family business boasting similar core values to deliver quality, safe and affordable products which are responsibly sourced and complement childhood development through fun, exploration and learning. Agenta’s Managing Director ,Steve Vargerson commented, [...]

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