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Online Training Courses

Online Training Courses

The following FREE courses area available on-line that might help your business, Vision and Opportunity https://www.futurelearn.com/courses/starting-a-business-1 People and Networks https://www.futurelearn.com/courses/starting-a-business-2 Customers and Competitors... read more
Do you sell gluten free?

Do you sell gluten free?

Around 1% of people in the UK have coeliac disease (a condition caused by intolerance to gluten). This is a lifelong autoimmune disease which is caused by the immune system reacting to gluten. This makes labelling claims about gluten in foods an important issue. More... read more
NABMA Markets v Retail trade figures

NABMA Markets v Retail trade figures

Footfall in retail markets was again in negative territory in September, with PFM reporting falls in the UKMI of 1.2% MoM and a worrying 4.5% YoY. We have to go back to April this year to find a YoY gain for footfall in markets That said, the decline was in line with... read more
Web Stats

Web Stats

We have over 7000 page views (over 200 per day) on the Widnes Market website per month. It may seem that we are always pestering for information and details of what you do or sell, but its important to ensure we have the correct information so people can find your... read more
Best Foot Forward

Best Foot Forward

Traders and Families raise cash for local charities. See the story here. http://www4.halton.gov.uk/News/Lists/Posts/Post.aspx?ID=1172   read more
Market Stats May/June 2016

Market Stats May/June 2016

Total Social Media Reach Facebook reach Twitter reach Website Page Views This months popular posts: Wire.fm collection point (8,029 reach) Community stalls #LYLM2016 (3,101 reach) Photo exhibition ( (1,168 reach) Top 10... read more
BREXIT – ideas for keeping you in control

BREXIT – ideas for keeping you in control

Corin Birchall is a Retail Sales & Marketing Consultant and founder of “Kerching Retail – helping to make your till ring”. He has given some thought of what BREXIT could mean for small traders and some things that may be done to ensure your business is in... read more
Do you take cards?

Do you take cards?

Do you take card payments? More and more people are carrying less cash and using debit cards and other ways to pay and that number is set to get bigger. The move by customers of all retail shops and payments to using debit cards is on the rise. More than 50% of all... read more

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