News - July, 2017

Posted on: July, 2017
Section: Member news
  This exciting event is an opportunity to discover how global plastic packaging manufacturer, Packexe, have protected themselves against ever increasing energy costs while at the same time generating their own power. We will have industry experts on hand to help you discover how your business can be transformed through simple steps...
Posted on: July, 2017
Section: Member news
Rugby 7s Rugby 7s is a variant of rugby union in which teams are made up of seven players, instead of 15, with shorter matches. The Mitsubishi Motors Exeter 7s at Sandy Park is the final leg of the Rugby Europe Grand Prix 7s, with rounds already played in Russia, Poland...
Posted on: July, 2017
Photograph: Flybe Chief Revenue Officer Vincent Hodder welcomes Apple Central Taxis managing Director Steve Screech and drivers to Flybe’s Training Academy    Leading regional airline hosts first ever ‘Flybe Knowledge’ session with leading Exeter taxi company   Flybe, Europe’s largest regional airline, was deluged by scores of local taxi drivers working for Apple Taxi Central...
Posted on: July, 2017
Section: Member news
An online survey of what Brexit could mean for small businesses in the Heart of the South West is being carried out. The Heart of the South West Brexit Resilience & Opportunities Group (BROG) and Local Enterprise Partnership are keen to hear business views and learn more about the challenges and...
Posted on: July, 2017
Section: Member news
A new business support programme has been launched, offering a range of business support services to small and medium size enterprises (SMEs) in Devon, Plymouth, Somerset and Torbay. More than 4,000 businesses will be supported with a three-hour business diagnostic check through the Heart of the South West Growth Support Programme. The...
Posted on: July, 2017
Section: Member news
Photograph: from L to R: Nick Pursglove, Adam Williams, Andrew Beswick and Russell Smith.   South West Communications Group has won the Best Sales Team award at the CRN Sales & Marketing Awards 2017. The awards were held in London recently and saw swcomms beat Channel Telecom and netConsult to take the accolade. Our...
Posted on: July, 2017
Section: Member news
This summer Exeter BID are celebrating indies in Exeter and we’d like you to tell us who your favourite independent business in Exeter is and why! With a wealth of chic boutiques, gifts shops and food stores as well as charming wining and dining venues you won’t find anywhere else; Independent...
Posted on: July, 2017
Section: Member news
RAMM Courtyard, Garden Meeting Room & Meeting Room A Free – Book your time slot at Garden Reception on the day Explore, discover and rebuild 18th century Exeter in Minecraft! Join Wizard Keen on a Minecraft adventure and explore Exeter as you’ve never seen it before. Take up the challenge of a build competition...
Posted on: July, 2017
Section: Member news
Over the last decade, around a half-a-million bespoke Devon made map jigsaws have been shipped to America, including 40,000 last year alone. The rising demand for Map Marketing’s handiwork both on home soil and across the Atlantic, has played a big part in the company’s decision to relocate its head office...
Posted on: July, 2017
Section: Member news
Clinton Devon Estates is supporting an internationally important research project into the effect of wildfires on global warming. A team of University of Exeter scientists from the University’s wildFIRE lab is currently assessing the impact of a 50-hectare fire on the East Devon Pebblebed Heaths at Colaton Raleigh Common, owned by...