Learn How To Save Money And Time When Tracking Your Trailers

Fitting trailers with a  GPS tracker is one of the best decisions any fleet owner can make. The trackers take efficiency to a whole new level helping you save hundreds if not thousands of dollars annually. It also enhances the protection of your fleet and cargo.

How Tracking Trailers Saves Money And Time

1.   It Prevents Theft

GPS tracking solutions provide real-time locations of your trailers, making it easier to track theft issues and recover assets.

There are different types of tracking programs for trailers. Installing a system that provides the best visibility to your fleet will make it easier to prevent theft of trucks. This means you need to be extra keen on the features provided by each solution before investing your money in it.

One unique capability offered by the best tracking systems is Geofence. This amazing feature allows you to create a fence or parameter for your … Read the rest

Spotify owner offers to buy Arsenal amid fan protests

Co-founder and chief executive of Spotify, Daniel Ek, has declared an interest in buying Arsenal after thousands of fans protested against the clubs current ownership.

Fans gathered outside Arsenal’s home ground, the Emirates Stadium, calling for Kroenke Sports & Entertainment (KSE), owned by American billionaire, Stan Kroenke, to sell up.

Ek said on Twitter: “As a kid growing up, I’ve cheered for Arsenal as long as I can remember. If KSE would like to sell Arsenal I’d be happy to throw my hat in the ring.”

According to Forbes, Ek’s estimated net-worth is £3.38bn (€4.7bn) and has previously been listed as the most influential person in the music business by Billboard magazine.

Ek’s proposals have also been supported by Michael Acton Smith, the CEO and co-founder of meditation app, Calm, as well as being the founder and chairman of children’s entertainment company Mind Candy – the creators of Moshi Monsters.… Read the rest

How to Create an Attractive Graphic Design for a Magento 2 Store

Brick-and-mortar stores use everything from décor and lighting to music and fragrances to engage their customers’ senses and create an ambiance that complements their brand. After all, creating the perfect shopping experience is the key to selling more.

As an ecommerce store owner, you don’t have the same luxury. With average bounce rates for websites hovering between 30-55{a09df0a7172ddbd410cbc83e52d18ea8893b7d066ec9e694b3e49f37d306c3bb}, it might even seem like you’re at a disadvantage. Therefore, you need a compelling website design strategy that conveys your brand’s messaging to its audience and encourages them to explore the products you have on offer.

When it comes to web design, most entrepreneurs focus on the website theme design alone. While an aesthetically designed theme is crucial to achieving an attractive website, you can also use graphic design to breathe new life into your design endeavors.

In this article, we’ve shortlisted 12 helpful Magento graphic design tips that you can use … Read the rest

NatWest will refuse to serve business customers who accept Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies

NatWest will refuse to serve business customers who accept payment in cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin, which the UK lender has categorised as “high risk”.

Morten Friis, a NatWest board member and head of its risk committee, said the bank was taking a “cautious approach” to cryptocurrencies, and would closely monitor any change in tone from the UK regulator, which has warned that consumers stand to lose all their cash by investing in crypto assets.

“We have no appetite for dealing with customers, whether taking them on as new clients or having an ongoing relationship with people, whose main business is backed by an exchange for cryptocurrencies, or otherwise transacting in cryptocurrencies as their main activity,” Friis said during an online shareholder event on Wednesday.

“We think of cryptocurrencies as high risk and we’re taking, for that reason, a cautious approach to this. It’s an area where regulation is very much … Read the rest

Why you need a CRM strategy – including top options to consider

If your organization is using a CRM, or thinking about deploying one of the many modern options available, then creating a strategy to make the best use of this asset is sensible.

Here is a look at why formulating a CRM strategy is worthwhile, and which platforms and approaches work well.

Defining your needs to determine your choice

First and foremost, a CRM strategy should be leveraged to allow you to work out exactly what kind of CRM solution you actually need, according to the size of your business, the scope of your budget and the things you hope to achieve after adopting a new CRM.

Ultimately it is a bit of a balancing act; you need to make sure that the system you select is not just suitable for the scale of your operations at the moment, but also capable of growing and evolving along with them as your Read the rest

Manufacturing outlook sunniest since 1973 as reopening boosts prospects

Britain’s economic reopening has helped create the strongest pick-up in optimism among manufacturers for nearly half a century, according to new figures.

A balance of 38{a09df0a7172ddbd410cbc83e52d18ea8893b7d066ec9e694b3e49f37d306c3bb} of firms surveyed by the Confederation of British Industry (CBI) said their outlook on the business situation had improved in the past three months.

It was the first positive reading since January, last year, before the pandemic shut down much of the UK economy and the highest since April 1973.

Factories are also stepping up hiring, with the measure of firms looking to grow their workforce over coming months at the highest since 1974.

The survey found that manufacturing output was broadly flat in the past three months but orders for new work were picking up and investment plans were being accelerated to take advantage of a “super-deduction” tax break announced in Chancellor Rishi Sunak’s budget.

Yet the outlook is being tempered by rising … Read the rest

Why Are CBD Capsules Trending in the USA?

The American cannabidiol market has been growing at unprecedented rates in recent years. With an expected CAGR of 42{a09df0a7172ddbd410cbc83e52d18ea8893b7d066ec9e694b3e49f37d306c3bb}, the industry will hit a $13 billion valuation by 2024. Several factors have helped push this growth, with the medicinal properties of CBD being the main driver. CBD seems to everywhere lately, from skincare products to pet treats coming infused with this hemp-based derivative.

People also buy CBD capsules online as it provides various medicinal and therapeutic benefits. This article will explore the reasons for CBD capsules trending across the US and explain how these products work.

CBD Industry: An Overview

The CBD industry felt a significant growth spurt in 2018 when the American government passed the Farm Bill, which legalized the sale of hemp products in the US.  Favorable legislation coupled with growing customer demand has led to the proliferation of such products into mainstream markets.

The CBD industry has … Read the rest

Britain set for best growth since 1988 as covid restrictions are eased

Britain is set for its sharpest economic growth since 1988 this year as the easing of Covid-19 restrictions encourages consumers to start spending, according to a monthly survey of independent economists by the Treasury.

City analysts have upgraded their GDP projections for 2021 amid signs that households are itching to get out and spend the “accidental” savings they have built up during lockdown.

The average of growth forecasts collected by the Treasury this month was 5.7 per cent, a big jump from the average of 4.7 per cent in March. If the 19 City and independent economists are right, growth this year will be the fastest in 33 years. JP Morgan, Oxford Economics and Bloomberg Economics expect an even swifter recovery, with growth of 7 per cent or more, which would be the quickest economic advance in the postwar era.

Deutsche Bank said its real-time data showed that the recovery … Read the rest

Why you need a CRM strategy – including top options to consider

If your organization is using a CRM, or thinking about deploying one of the many modern options available, then creating a strategy to make the best use of this asset is sensible.

Here is a look at why formulating a CRM strategy is worthwhile, and which platforms and approaches work well.

Defining your needs to determine your choice

First and foremost, a CRM strategy should be leveraged to allow you to work out exactly what kind of CRM solution you actually need, according to the size of your business, the scope of your budget and the things you hope to achieve after adopting a new CRM.

Ultimately it is a bit of a balancing act; you need to make sure that the system you select is not just suitable for the scale of your operations at the moment, but also capable of growing and evolving along with them as your Read the rest

Rishi Sunak urged to boost green spending or miss net zero target

The UK chancellor, Rishi Sunak, must radically overhaul the Treasury’s response to the climate crisis, reforming the department’s longstanding hostility to green spending and resetting its priorities, experts said.

The Treasury is poised to introduce its long-awaited review of the government’s net zero strategy, and its recommendations will help determine whether the UK meets stringent targets on greenhouse gas emissions in the next 15 years.

Boris Johnson has already agreed to accept tougher climate targets – a 78{a09df0a7172ddbd410cbc83e52d18ea8893b7d066ec9e694b3e49f37d306c3bb} cut in carbon compared with 1990 levels by 2035 – as advised by the Climate Change Committee in its sixth carbon budget last December.

The prime minister said: “We want to continue to raise the bar on tackling climate change, and that’s why we’re setting the most ambitious target to cut emissions in the world. The UK will be home to pioneering businesses, new technologies and green innovation as we make progress … Read the rest