Bath-based sex toy retailer Lovehoney have made a deliberate effort to expand overseas in the last three years. They now have 6 websites, including fully translated French and German sites. Warehouses in the US and Australia are about to open, and all the effort has paid off; sales have grown by 200%, and overseas sales almost trebled according to its most recently filed accounts.
Chew Valley is a beautiful area south-west of Bath, encompassing several small villages including Chew Stoke, Bishop Sutton and Chew Magna, the Valley’s commercial centre. Bordered by scarp slopes, the Valley is a lush, green haven full of Sites of Special Scientific Interest. Chew Valley Lake in particular is internationally renowned for its nature conservation interest.
Talented young athletes can be overlooked if their competitors are growing more quickly.
Luckily, mathematicians from the University of Bath are working hard to develop a statistical method that ensures junior tennis players are judged on their potential as adults, rather than their current size and strength.
This annual event, relevant to businesses wishing to supply the public sector - returns on Wednesday 6th July, with the theme of "Your Role in the Supply Chain".
This event is a great way to find out more about public sector supply chains and how to access opportunities, as well as an opportunity to get some tips on tendering and any new requirements coming into force. Procurement leads from West of England authorities will also be attending the event.