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Looming recession 'could kill off local businesses'

Looming recession 'could kill off local businesses'

18 May 2022

Soaring inflation could usher in a recession later this year - and the fear many firms may not survive it, warns a Kent business expert.

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Deadline looms for Medway awards

Deadline looms for Medway awards

17 May 2022

A leading business event for Medway is urging firms to enter now as the clock ticks down to the deadline for entries.

End of line for the shop that dressed royalty

End of line for the shop that dressed royalty

16 May 2022

A tailors with links to royalty and Dickens is to close after 180 years

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'Rural delight' crowned Kent's top restaurant

'Rural delight' crowned Kent's top restaurant

13 May 2022

The winners of a leading food and drink awards in the county were revealed last night - highlighting the county's cream of the crop.

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Home Bargains superstore set to open in former Aldi

Home Bargains superstore set to open in former Aldi

12 May 2022

Discount chain Home Bargains is set to double its presence in a Kent district as it takes up residence in a former Aldi supermarket.

'We need emergency budget now'

'We need emergency budget now'

09 May 2022

A leading business organisation in the county has joined a call for the Chancellor to hold an emergency budget to ease the cost of living crisis.

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Kent's first Amazon Fresh store set to open

Kent's first Amazon Fresh store set to open

07 May 2022

The county's first Amazon Fresh checkout-free grocery store is coming to a commuter town.

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Store opens its doors at former HMV site

Store opens its doors at former HMV site

04 May 2022

A retailer has opened its eighth UK store in Kent - moving into a site formerly occupied by entertainment store HMV.

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Firms to hike prices due to increasing costs

Firms to hike prices due to increasing costs

03 May 2022

It won't come as a surprise to many, but the majority of Kent firms polled recently said increased costs would be passed onto their customers.

Baby brand moves into Next store

Baby brand moves into Next store

28 April 2022

A leading baby clothing and furniture brand has moved onto a retail estate in Kent.

Bosses urged to 'sleep under stars' for charity

Bosses urged to 'sleep under stars' for charity

28 April 2022

Business leaders in the county are being urged to sign-up to a charity event next month designed to raise money and awareness for homeless charities.

MegaGrowth 50 bounces back for 2022

MegaGrowth 50 bounces back for 2022

27 April 2022

A list of the fastest growing companies in the county is making a return for its 19th outing.

Major event's £25m expectations

Major event's £25m expectations

27 April 2022

After a two-year break due to the pandemic, the largest regional business event returns to the county in May.

Hundreds set for summit's return

Hundreds set for summit's return

21 April 2022

One of the county's top networking events returns for its fifth annual outing next week - with 300 delegates expected.

Dragons' Den star: 'We've not fallen out of love with high street'

Dragons' Den star: 'We've not fallen out of love with high street'

19 April 2022

In an exclusive interview, a former star of hit TV show Dragons' Den explains why there is hope for the high street yet.

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Just who owns our town centres?

Just who owns our town centres?

18 April 2022

In our latest feature on the plight of high streets, we look at the fragmented world of property ownership to find out who's really running our towns.

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Why have our high streets declined – and can they be saved?

Why have our high streets declined – and can they be saved?

16 April 2022

In the first of a series of special features on the challenges facing our high streets, we take a look at just why they have declined.

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Argos confirms Kent store closure

Argos confirms Kent store closure

11 April 2022

A retail giant has confirmed it will be closing its store in a town ahead of a move to more online shopping.

Bakery empire to open 12th shop in the county

Bakery empire to open 12th shop in the county

11 April 2022

A family-run bakery business is opening another branch in Kent, taking over an empty Shoe Zone shop.

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Survey reveals majority fear inflationary squeeze

Survey reveals majority fear inflationary squeeze

06 April 2022

A poll of SMEs has revealed many remain anxious at rising costs - while just 4% say Brexit has had a positive impact on them.

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