The number of work days lost through sickness is at a record low, says industry body the EEF. The survey of 330 firms over the past two years showed overall levels of absence reached a record low of 2.1%, equal to 4.9 days per worker per year. Although short-term absences have fallen, long-term illnesses have […]
UK factory output is continuing to enjoy one of its strongest growth periods for 22 years, a survey has suggested. Manufacturers raised production in May to meet strong demand, according to research firm Markit. Growth continued at almost the same rate seen in April, matching economists’ expectations. The Markit/CIPS UK Manufacturing Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) edged […]
The Sales Team did it! Three Peaks completed in 22 hours and 55 mins. It was an excellent effort from all involved and a great experience all around, a great way to raise money for such a great cause. We’re currently collecting our offline donations and believe we’ve raised in the region of £1500.00 for Francis House […]
The countdown has begun to the Three Peaks Challenge. This time tomorrow the Sales team will be heading off up the M6 to Scotland for their first leg at Ben Nevis, hoping to complete the Challenge by 5pm on Saturday afternoon in Wales. For those not familiar with the Three Peaks Challenge, its a test […]
On the 16th/17th May 2014, members of our team will be venturing up Ben Nevis, Scafell Pike and Snowden within 24 hours in the hope of raising a decent amount of money for the wonderful charity that is, Francis House Childrens Hospice.