Blog entries by Sorodo

  1. [IMG] Running a successful business is a challenge in itself, but late-paying customers can add significant pressure, especially to smaller companies. The infographic looks at the cost late payments have on SMEs in the UK. According to recent stats published in 2019, businesses were owed...
  2. [IMG] There are lots of different ways to raise capital for your business, but choosing whether to go unsecured or secured with your funding option can be a difficult decision. Read on to find out everything you need to know, about the differences between these two options. Secured Business...
  3. [IMG] According to the recent asset-based finance statistics published by UK Finance, the sector saw a 38% growth in businesses using invoice finance to fund export activity specifically. The second quarter of 2017 revealed that the total sales by businesses funding their export activity using...
  4. [IMG] You’ve been in business for the last two or three years and have navigated the pitfalls, ups and downs associated with the early years of trading. So do you look to keep things the same and carry on nice and safe, or do you look for an ambitious growth strategy to drive your business...
  5. [IMG] Could we be finally saying goodbye to cash altogether? Card payments have finally overtaken cash for the first time in what could be the beginning of the end for notes and coin transactions. Created by Merchant Loan Advance. Source of report from The British Retail Consortium. Card...
  6. [IMG] The latest SME confidence report highlighted the fall in overall confidence amongst businesses in the UK at the end of 2016. Factors such as increased competition, late payments, lack of demand, rising costs and the uncertainty of leaving the European Union was largely to blame. Created...
  7. [IMG] Is your business thinking of going live on Facebook? Live video content is being given priority in the news feeds so it’s in your interests to be part of it. In fact just to throw some current stats your way Facebook video is currently being viewed over four billion times per day so it...
  8. [IMG] We take a look at recent contactless card spending statistics recently released by the UK Cards Association. The total contactless transactions for the whole of 2015 hit 1.05 billion with a total spend value of £7.75 billion. That's pretty impressive for this new technology but it only...
  9. [IMG] Business energy is vital for thousands of businesses across the UK, without it most businesses simply can't operate. At Capalona, we've put together an infographic using data collected from a recent survey. Business Energy Statistics. Read more > Data Sources:...
  10. [IMG] Social media is now the biggest advertising platform in the world. Businesses are now able to reach more people than ever before, and they can do it in a matter of seconds. With the likes of Facebook, Twitter and Instagram being a part of most people’s daily lives, we’re now more...
  11. [IMG] After attending a business meeting with a local independent hotel, we found a great marketing opportunity that was sitting right under their nose. Are you missing customers right under your nose? Read more >