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Google’s CEO says UK is an ecommerce leader

The UK is the world leader in ecommerce according to the former Google boss Eric Schmidt. Now executive chairman of Google parent company Alphabet, Mr Schmidt said there was no reason why a hundred billion pound tech start up could not be launched in Britain. He said UK entrepreneurs tended to sell up earlier than […]

February 23, 2016  Tags: , , , , , ,   Posted in: Building Businesses, Business Development, Business Growth, Business Win, Ecommerce Business, Exporting Businesses, Google, Growing Business, Growing Sales, Technological Businesses, Uncategorized, Winning Business  No Comments

Five winning tips from tech ceos

What does it take to be a winning internet entrepreneur? The counter intuitive advice to fail – “fail fast”, “fail often”, “fail better” – is often heard from the lips of internet entrepreneurs. Jimmy Wales, cofounder of online encyclopaedia Wikipedia, really believes it. “The first version of Wikipedia was called Nupedia,” recalls Mr Wales. “It […]

December 7, 2015  Tags: , , , , , , ,   Posted in: Building Businesses, Business Survival, Business Win, Digital Business, Ecommerce Business, New Business Development, Online Business Growth, Technological Businesses, Uncategorized, Winning Businesses, Winning Websites  No Comments

Nationwide’s profits double to £1 billion

The Nationwide building society has reported a 54% rise in annual pre tax profit to £1.04 billion. The Nationawide has also regained its position as the UK’s second largest mortgage lender-  the building society reported a profits of £677 million last year. Nationwide also announced its chief executive, Graham Beale, would retire next year after […]

June 2, 2015  Tags: , , , , , , ,   Posted in: Business Finance, Business Sales, Business Win, Ecommerce Business, Finance Business, Uncategorized, Winning Business  No Comments

Website Design Cheltenham helps Floortex win Queens Award for Innovation

Website Design Cheltenham is delighted to have helped one of our clients- Floortex to win a Queens Award for Innovation. On the Queen’s birthday- Tuesday 21st April Floortex were named as winners of the Queen’s Award for Enterprise – the UK’s highest accolade for business success. Floortex received their Award for International Trade as a […]

April 24, 2015  Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,   Posted in: Business Exports, Business Growth, Business Sales, Business Win, Ecommerce Business, Exporting Businesses, Global Business, Growing Business, Growing Sales, Online Business Growth, Online Marketing, Online Profits Growth, Online Sales Growth, Search Engine Optimisation, Technological Businesses, Uncategorized, Winning Business, Winning Websites  No Comments

How to make money online- with Banners Broker

There are a number of ways of making money online- but one BannersBrokers is a pretty unique company. The usual online business income development process are through advertising and publishing. But BannersBroker have a third method- combining the two processes. Website Advertiser Publisher Combined If you have a Facebook account then you don’t get any […]

February 22, 2013  Tags: , , , , ,   Posted in: Business Win, Connected Business, Digital Business, Ecommerce Business, Global Business, Technological Businesses, Uncategorized, Winning Websites  No Comments

Samsung anticipates record profits due to smartphone sales

Samsung Electronics has said that it expects to make a record profit for the quarter to the end of December- powered by the growing sales of its smartphones. The success of its smartphones has been a key driver of Samsung’s growth in recent years Samsung has estimated that it will make an operating profit of £5.1billion […]

January 24, 2013  Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,   Posted in: Business Win, Digital Business, Ecommerce Business, Exporting Businesses, Global Business, Growing Business, Growing Businesses, Growing Profits, Growing Sales, Technological Businesses, Uncategorized, Winning Businesses  No Comments

eBay third quarter sales and profits rise

eBay has reported a rise in third quarter sales and profits- as more consumers used it’s website, as well as its payment service PayPal.Net profit for the three months to the end of September rose 14% from a year earlier, to $718 million (£445 million), eBay said. Net revenues rose 15% to $3.4 billion. The […]

October 24, 2012  Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,   Posted in: Business Growth, Business Profits, Business Sales, Business Win, Digital Business, Ecommerce Business, Global Business, Growing Business, Growing Profits, Growing Sales, Online Business Growth, Online Profits Growth, Online Sales Growth, Technological Businesses, Uncategorized, Winning Websites  No Comments

Mobile phone betting boosts Betfair sales

Betfair has announced a jump in sales- with soaring numbers of people using mobile phones to place bets.The online gaming group saw revenues up 13% to £91.6 million in the three months to 31 July. UK growth was up 23%. The number of bets using mobile phones rose 114%, while revenues generated were up 98%, […]

October 10, 2012  Tags: , , , , , , , , ,   Posted in: Business Win, Digital Business, Ecommerce Business, Growing Business, Growing Profits, Growing Sales, Online Business Growth, Online Profits Growth, Online Sales Growth, Technological Businesses, Uncategorized  No Comments

eBay sees quarterly profits rise

Online auction site eBay has reported an increase in first quarter sales and profit.EBay said first quarter profit was £453 million ($725 million) , up from £386 million a year earlier. Revenue was £2.06 billion, up 29% on 12 months ago. Results were again boosted by strong performance from its online payments unit Paypal, which […]

June 21, 2012  Tags: , , , , , , , , ,   Posted in: Business Growth, Business Sales, Business Win, Digital Business, Ecommerce Business, Global Business, Growing Business, Growing Sales, Online Marketing, Technological Businesses, Uncategorized, Winning Websites  No Comments

Bloomsbury sales improve with ebook success

Publisher Bloomsbury has reported strong fourth quarter trading, helped by cook books and a 38% jump in ebook sales.The firm said its bestsellers included River Cottage Veg Everyday by Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall, and Heston at Home by Heston Blumenthal. Bloomsbury also said that its sales of Harry Potter box sets continued to be strong. It added […]

January 11, 2012  Tags: , , , , ,   Posted in: Business Growth, Business Sales, Business Win, Ecommerce Business, Exporting Businesses, Global Businesses, Growing Business, Technological Businesses, Uncategorized  No Comments