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Established South West eel exporter faces business closure as Brexit poses trade challenges

As the end of the Brexit transition period looms, businesses are struggling to prepare due to new regulations. Business West spoke to Glass Eels, who may be facing closure due to requirements imposed...
Zoe Bagnall
Zoe Bagnall
Business West
Posted on: 20.11.20
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Gloucestershire poised to profit from 'green industrial revolution'

District council reports are often as dull as dishwater. But the one I have just been reading from Cotswold District Council is far from dull. It’s enterprising and exciting for businesses in the...
Ian Mean
Ian Mean
Business West
Posted on: 19.11.20
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Changes to Labelling for UK Food and Drink Exporters to the EU

As of Jan 1, 2021, food products from the UK and placed on the EU market will be required to have the address of the importer labelled (or provided in a document if the product is not packaged). The...
Rohan Roy
Rohan Roy
Business West
Posted on: 19.11.20
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How can businesses prepare to import from the EU after Brexit?

With the end of the Brexit transition period on the horizon, Business West looks at how importers can prepare.
Zoe Bagnall
Zoe Bagnall
Business West
Posted on: 18.11.20
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3 questions with Perminder Mann, CEO of Bonnier Books UK

UWE Bristol, in partnership with Business West, runs an annual lecture series that brings top business leaders to Bristol. We caught up with Perminder Mann, CEO of Bonnier Books UK before her virtual...
Kye Parkin
Kye Parkin
Business West
Posted on: 18.11.20
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Father-son team gives UK the edge in high-stakes EV race

Business West speaks with the only battery-grade lithium miners in Europe, based in Cornwall.
James Cortis
James Cortis
Business West
Posted on: 18.11.20
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Reinventing physical retail environments amidst the ‘new norm’

The retail world more so than most other industries will be forever changed by the effects of the ongoing pandemic, as stores have been forced to close and shoppers switched to buying goods online...
Tom Brialey
Tom Brialey
Action Storage
Posted on: 18.11.20
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£23 million grant funding available for West of England businesses affected by COVID-19 restrictions

Local Authorities across our region have been allocated additional funding to provide new business grants for those impacted by national restrictions during the 4 weeks to 2nd December. In the West...
Claire Ralph
Claire Ralph
Business West
Posted on: 16.11.20
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Bristol City Council engages business community on latest Clean Air Zone plans

Air pollution has been a problem in Bristol and many UK cities for a long time. It affects everyone, in particular the young and old, and those with heart and lung conditions such as asthma. Nitrogen...
James Durie
James Durie
Business West
Posted on: 16.11.20
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