December 21, 2010

SMEs need help to survive the cold snap says FSB

by Jan Harris

The Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) wants both the public and private sector to support SMEs over Christmas and New Year, when many are struggling to survive. The severe weather has caused travel chaos, with consumers struggling to get to the High Street and workers staying at home in the face of hazardous driving conditions. […]




November 30, 2010

SMEs hit by snow

by Jan Harris

The Edinburgh branch of the Federation of Small Business (FSB) has warned that this year’s early heavy snowfalls could damage small businesses in Scotland by extending the Christmas break. With many small firms already struggling because of the difficult financial climate, Ruth McKay, vice-chairman of the Edinburgh branch of the FSB, warns that the cold […]