Monthly Archives: June 2012

Charles Tyrwhitt releases interactive map to highlight best of British summer sporting events

To mark summer 2012 Charles Tyrwhitt, the men’s shirts specialist, has released a bespoke illustrated map by British artist Peter James Field, highlighting some of the UK’s most traditional sporting gatherings. With London 2012 fast approaching and the Queen celebrating her Jubilee year, the desire for all things quintessentially British has never been greater. Aside…

Caring care home chooses Waste King

Care home chain, Sunrise Senior Living, has chosen the specialist collections, clearance and recycling company, Waste King to collect a range of waste – not just ‘bulk’ but also hazardous waste – from its home in Chorleywood, Hertfordshire. Waste King’s managing director, Glenn Currie, explained: “Not only are our operatives able – and licensed –…

Picture Collage Maker Giveaway Makes Father’s Day Awesome

PearlMountain has announced the Picture Collage Maker which originally costs $29.90 as the open-to-all gift to celebrate the coming Father’s Day. Picture Collage Maker, is compatible with Windows and Mac OS X. It provides a simple way for people to create photo collage, scrapbook, calendar, greeting card, invitation card, poster, and any photo-related artworks in…

Research from Rug Doctor shows the importance of carpet cleaning

Rug Doctor has commissioned independent research that has provided disturbing new information revealing what really lies deep in our carpets. The shocking truth is that bacteria, dust mite droppings and shed human skin reside within the pile, along with allergens such as pollen and household dirt. Our carpets could be damaging our health. The company also surveyed the…

Runa Capital fund size increased to US$ 135 million

The total fund size of international venture capital fund Runa Capital, founded in the summer of 2010, was increased from $75 million to $135 million. The increase in fund size occurred due to a private offering with existing Runa Capital venture partners that invested additional capital. The decision to increase fund size was taken upon…

Major landfill tax changes won’t affect our customers, says Waste King

Waste King, the specialist collections, clearance and recycling company, has assured its customers that its charges are, at present, unaffected by Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs (HMRC)’s recently announced changes to the rules which govern Landfill Tax. Industry commentators expect these changes, which have sent shockwaves throughout the waste management industry, to have a significant…