Latest Business in Maidstone news

  • 17 May 2022

    Join the MBB Networking Event at Love Food @ Lockmeadow

    In-person networking is returning to Maidstone with a not-to-be-missed Maidstone Business Boost (MBB) Networker event at Love Food @ Lockmeadow this June.

  • 14 Jan 2022

    New Omicron business grant scheme available in Maidstone

    Hospitality, leisure and accommodation businesses are being contacted by Maidstone Borough Council to check if they are eligible for the new Omicron one off government business grant.

  • 07 Jan 2022

    Archbishop's Palace - Expression of Interest EXTENDED

    The Expression of Interest period for Archbishop's Palace has been extended.

  • 01 Jan 2022

    How to create a marketing plan in four simple steps

    As we’re nearing the end of 2021, it’s the ideal time to create a marketing plan for the coming year. A daunting prospect for some, but really, marketing planning doesn’t need to be complex. We asked Tahlia King from Maidstone-based Marketing Manager & Co to share her hints and tips to create a plan for 2022 and beyond.

  • 01 Jan 2022

    How is One Maidstone BID benefiting local businesses?

    Businesses in the borough will be familiar with One Maidstone which manages the area’s Business Improvement District (BID). But are you aware of all the projects it runs and opportunities it offers to support and promote your business? We catch up with Ilsa Butler, One Maidstone manager, to find out how the BID is helping the Maidstone business community to continue to flourish and prosper.

  • 01 Jan 2022

    Meet the Business Terrace’s new business advisor!

    This month, we give a warm welcome to Chris Lyle who joins the Business Terrace as the new Business Advisor. In this Q&A, we find out a bit more about Chris, what her role involves and how she’s looking forward to helping businesses in Maidstone to thrive.

  • 01 Jan 2022

    How to tackle late payment and prevent bad debt

    Credit management can be a challenge for many businesses, but Karl Hague, CEO and founder of Maidstone debt recovery agency Ko-bolt believes no company should suffer as a result of late payment or bad debt. To help businesses with their credit control, he has created a free guide, “Switch on Your Cash Flow.” Here he shares some of his top tips:

  • 01 Jan 2022

    Keeping your international shipping moving

    If international shipping is important for your business, you might be feeling a little uncertain about how the process has changed now the UK has left the EU. Oliver Burrows, MD of Maidstone logistics experts, Freight Finders Ltd explains how businesses will be affected and gives his advice on complying with the new rules.