Press Releases

Aug 09, 2013 06:30 BST Galle Face Publishing In her novel, "I saw a sunbird," Renuka David skilfully tells the story of a seven-year-old girl’s comical efforts to live in her birth country of Sri Lanka. Set in the 1970s, the child is described by Tim Oliver as "brilliant and realistic." The novel is launched on International Day of World's Indigenous Peoples as it highlights the plight of the Veddhas, the aboriginal race of Sri Lanka.

“My first 101 Words” Video App Review

Aug 08, 2013 07:52 BST blueprint.tv blueprint.tv's “My First 101 Words" video App has had a tremendous response and we thought it was time to undertake a review. As we had hoped, the video aspect of the learning tool seems to be the key factor in driving sales, and feedback indicates that the unique nature of the real actions and objects demonstrated in our App is clearly communicating and educating people.

Neopost endorses DMA survey on the value of Direct Mail

Aug 07, 2013 14:11 BST Neopost Neopost announces that a recent study published by the Direct Marketing Association (DMA), shows that Direct Mail still adds value to consumers and marketing activities.

UK MOTORISTS IN FEAR OF FOREIGN DRIVING

Aug 03, 2013 14:34 BST Allianz Insurance 70% of UK drivers who have driven abroad felt some level of fear about the experience ranging from outright ‘terror’ through to feeling ‘panicky’ and ‘nervous’, according to research by insurer Allianz Your Cover.

ALLIANZ INSURANCE CONTINUES ITS EXCELLENT START TO 2013

Aug 02, 2013 10:00 BST Allianz Insurance Financial Highlights For HY 2013 Compared To HY 2012: • Gross Written Premiums up 3.2% • IFRS operating profit up 14.2% • Combined ratio improves 1.1%

SAINSBURY'S BANK ANNOUNCES ALLIANZ AS NEW PET INSURANCE PARTNER

Aug 01, 2013 15:17 BST Allianz Insurance Sainsbury’s Bank announces today that it will partner with Allianz Insurance, to provide Sainsbury's Bank Pet Insurance. The new partnership, which will launch in autumn, will continue Sainsbury's Bank's approach of tailoring pet insurance for Sainsbury's customers, firmly focused on good value and quality cover.

Jul 30, 2013 15:20 BST Virgin Trains Major improvement work on the West Coast Main Line at Watford in 2014/15 will improve the punctuality of train services. The £81m improvement scheme begins in May 2014 and continues over 16 days in August 2014. Further work is also scheduled to take place over Christmas 2014 and in early 2015.

Top Tips on how to lower mailing costs

Jul 30, 2013 11:00 BST Neopost European leader Neopost reveals top tips on how to lower mailing costs. Including mail preparation, addressing software, folder inserters and more.

Jul 30, 2013 10:56 BST Vegware Edinburgh eco packaging firm Vegware will be officially presented with The Queen’s Award for Enterprise in Sustainable Development by the Lord Provost of Edinburgh at a formal reception at the City Chambers on Tuesday 30th July. The Polwarth firm won the Queen’s Award for developing zero waste food packaging, promoting sustainability and contributing to economic growth.

ALP SAYS BROKERS HAVE A KEY ROLE TO PLAY WITH THE NEW EMPLOYMENT TRIBUNAL CHANGES

Jul 29, 2013 12:33 BST Allianz Insurance Allianz Legal Protection (ALP) says brokers can help both their personal and commercial customers by alerting them to the new employment tribunal regulations which come into force today. Changes to the law will mean that an employee with a complaint against their employer, will have to pay fees for most claims of over £1,000 if they wish to take their case to an employment tribunal.