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Debbie Pierce
Julie Meyer
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Tony Caldeira

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Liverpool's iconic brewer Cains has won its first United States export order in a deal with a Boston based company.

The latest quarterly analysis of UK consumer online search data in relation to hotels, suggests those in long-haul destinations, in particular New York, Orlando and Las Vegas, are proving popular with searchers.

You can safely let your IT manager out of their basement for a few days’ summer holiday, say computer hackers: your network is far less likely to be targeted now than during your Christmas and New Year period. This is among the findings of a survey carried out by IT security firm Tufin Technologies among 79 hackers at the annual gathering of hackers at Defcon 17 in Las Vegas this month.

  • Kathryn Parsons, co-founder of Decoded, started with little more than faith and determination, but four years later it’s grown into a global business. Ahead of her appearance at Accelerate 2015 in...

  • Author, writer and marketer Ryan Holiday on how entrepreneurs need to interpret failure.

  • Sue Vizard, business coach and author of Jump Start: The Start-up Book for Your Dream Business, looks at some of the questions solo entrepreneurs should ask themselves.

  • Ian Wright, founder and chief executive of NonExecutiveDirectors.com, is bringing together SMEs and NEDs - without the hefty recruitment fees.

  • Former professional golfer turned entrepreneur Colin Stevens has had a busy 18 months. The Better Bathrooms founder has increased turnover at the firm, secured a multi-million pound investment and...

Five Minutes With

David Hughes sums up his entrepreneurial career to date thus: four spectacular successes and two failures. He founded the sports retailer Allsports and achieved turnover of £180 million before a vicious price war meant decline, administration in 2005 and a sell-off to rival JD Sports.

It took Richard Shonn, managing director of 151 Products, three years to find a warehouse big enough for his requirements.