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KEiBA will be held for the 10th time this year

Deadline extended for KEiBA 2018

Companies and entrepreneurs have an extra week to enter the most prestigious business awards in Kent.

Indie music firm in deal with major record label

Daniel Stephenson (far left) with Nevada (third from the left) with their plaque for The Mack

A company founded by a Kent music manager has teamed up with one of the UK's biggest record labels.


Paper firm smells the coffee

Denmaur Independent Papers commercial director Nick Gee. Picture: Matthew Walker

The backlash over disposable coffee cups has vindicated a paper merchant’s move into food packaging as it targets a return to profit.

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Kathryn Seabourne and Tauren Corsinie of ZC Social Media at Dragon Co-working

A town centre hotel has been transformed with a shared office suite for small businesses.

'Hey Alexa, what's the news in Kent?'

The Amazon Echo is an Alexa-enabled device. Stock image

Avid kmfm listeners can now get the latest news from their Alexa-enabled device.

Bitcoin rival signs agreement with $1bn payment business

Bitcoin has fallen in value since the start of the year

A mobile-friendly rival to Bitcoin signed an agreement with a payment technology company days before the value of many online currencies plummeted.


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Earn recognition with business awards

The winners take to the stage at the KEiBA gala dinner in 2017

Great staff morale and a top notch profile are part of the prize package for companies which enter the most prestigious business awards in Kent.

Destination Kent poised for return

The 2018 edition of Destination Kent will be released before Easter

A guide to family days out and the best-kept secrets in the county is due to launch before Easter.

Printer collapsed owing £4.2m

Printing business Headley Brothers was put up for sale in January and bought out of administration in March, when it became Stones Ashford

A printing company which closed suddenly shortly before Christmas had a multi-million pound shortfall in its accounts, liquidators have found.

Paper merchant suffers losses

Denmaur's head office in Sittingbourne

One of the UK’s largest independent paper merchants has reported losses after the demise of some large printers and “fierce” price cutting.

US technology helping firms find a home

The Joseph Wilson Industrial Estate in Whitstable

Businesses on the hunt for new offices or industrial space can find commercial sites close to skilled workers and infrastructure with US technology.


Bitcoin rival relaunches after security upgrade

Bitcoin. Picture: BTC Keychain

An online currency developed in Kent has relaunched after introducing tougher security measures following a hack on hundreds of its users’ accounts.


Digital skills shortage means firms 'left behind'

FSB research shows a quarter of business owners in England lack confidence in their basic digital skills

The economy is under threat from a “black hole” in technical and digital skills as the UK heads towards Brexit, small business campaigners claim.

Dating app hopes to pick up £100k

Fobo is described as the world's first "proactive hybrid dating business" and is trying to raise £100,000

An online singles company designed to combat the “click-and-collect” culture of rivals is looking for £100,000 of investment.

Stuttering start for Kent's rival to Bitcoin

Bitcoin. Picture: BTC Keychain

A start-up which aimed to launch a rival to Bitcoin has suffered a barrage of criticism from frustrated users after allegations it had been “hacked”.


BBC to fund two KM Group reporters

The Kent Messenger Group

One of the world's biggest news organisations is to fund democracy reporters for local media organisations, including the KM Group.

Packaging designer wraps up award for fourth year

Lemon Creative director Drew Selman, right, receives the Solutions Award for packaging

A design agency which counts model maker Hornby among its clients picked up an award for its packaging for the fourth straight year.

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