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Top business tips and advice, often inspired by experts at UKFast’s round table events or by our CEO and North West Entrepreneur of the Year 2011, Lawrence Jones.

eCommerce Live is Coming – and You’re Invited!

17.8.2018 by Jenn Granger

That’s right, it’s that time of year again when we start the countdown for eCommerce Live UK, (happening in Manchester and London on the 19th and 20th September 2018, if you hadn’t heard). eCommerce Live covers everything you want (and need) to know about what consumers are thinking, the domination of mCommerce, cybercrime and so much more – you’d be crazy to miss out if you want your eCommerce business to succeed. Still not convinced? Let me guide you through the Big Five eCommerce trends to be covered at the event. Take a look to see what takes your fancy…

UKFast Summer Cinema Club

9.8.2018 by Jenn Granger

It’s been a wonderful whirlwind of UKFast community events lately! At UKFast, we’re on a mission to support as many worthy projects across the Greater Manchester area as possible, and our latest children’s afternoon proved to be an all-singing, show-stopping…

Your Top eCommerce Events – Autumn/Winter 2018

8.8.2018 by Jenn Granger

After some fantastic events this summer, it’s time to cover the next big round of eCommerce events to skyrocket your business. September brings three of the biggest eCommerce events in our calendar, all in the space of one month! So…

10 Things We’ve Learned from Lawrence Jones

3.8.2018 by Jenn Granger

This week UKFast CEO Lawrence Jones MBE celebrated a big birthday. Happy Birthday, LJ – you’re one of a kind! To celebrate, we enjoyed a birthday bash on the UKFast beach. While the sun didn’t quite show its face, we…

Laracon 2018 – The Highlights from UKFast

27.7.2018 by Jenn Granger

The tech world has been a-buzz with talk of Laracon. Held in Chicago, Illinois, Laracon US is the globe’s largest convention for all things Laravel. The PHP framework, Laravel, is widely used among developers, known for its simplicity, elegance and…

Are You Ready for Peak Season?

24.7.2018 by Jenn Granger

It’s that time of year again – businesses around the world are preparing themselves for Black Friday and the holiday rush. While it might seem a lifetime away, in the world of eCommerce - with just months to go -…

UKFast Community and Education Awards

12.7.2018 by Alice Cullen

We’ve all seen the Oscars, the Grammys and the BAFTAs. Whilst they may previously have been THE big awards of the year, we’ve brought something even bigger to the stage: The UKFast Community and Education Awards. These awards celebrate those…

Hypercommerce: Accelerate Your eCommerce Journey

9.7.2018 by Jenn Granger

  Do you ever struggle to know which eCommerce advice to follow? The internet is full of articles on how to improve your B2B or B2C business, boost sales and target your audience in new and savvier ways. But with…

Unlocked: Cybersecurity Conference – Speaker Announcement

28.6.2018 by Jenn Granger

Hackers beware! There’s less than one week to go before Unlocked: Cybersecurity Conference is unveiled in Manchester and we’ve just announced our incredible line-up of speakers who are here to debunk the jargon, share expert advice and bring you the…

Down at the Farm

22.6.2018 by Jenn Granger

What’s the perfect way to kick off the summer? Yesterday, some of the UKFast team took a day out of the office to get their hands dirty and give back to the local community. We spent the day at The…