Business to Business
The Chesterfield business community can help support your business during the Coronavirus Outbreak. Check out a range of offers of support and businesses services from Chesterfield and North Derbyshire Businesses.
Supporting businesses to re-open
The following companies are able to provide support and products that will enable local businesses to re-open whilst adhering to the latest government advice.
iSAFE – Health, Safety and Quality Services, are committed to helping local businesses get back to work safely and legally flowing the COVID lockdown. To help facilitate this iSAFE are offering a COVID risk management service. This service includes:
- A site visit to identify your businesses specific legal requirements and identify sensible, cost effective COVID control measures.
- The development of a comprehensive Policy, Risk Assessment and Action plan.
- An online briefing session with all members of your team to communicate the action plan and to alleviate any worries staff may have about returning to work.
ISAFE also understand that COVID has taken a toll on businesses financially and as a result, are offering this service for prices starting at just £50 +Vat for small offices (up to 6 people).
If you or someone you know requires assistance getting back to work safely please contact iSAFE on 0800 772 0211 or email email@example.com.
The Sanitaryware Supplies Company
The Sanitaryware Supplies Company offer a range of no-touch dispensing products for sanitiser and soaps, alongside sensor operated taps, washbasins and general washroom equipment. In times where increased hygiene is required and no touch solutions favoured, they can support your business needs.
Local businesses also get 5% discount by entering code QCVE5TT2 (until 31st October 2020).
If you are preparing to go back to work in a brand new environment, www.247ppe.co.uk have put together a selection of back to work PPE packs for individuals and employers. They are abel to provide a range of PPE including face masks and visors, hand sanitizers, gloves and more.
Derbyshire Times interactive online business map
The Derbyshire Times has launched a special new interactive on-line map as a way to support local businesses during lockdown and let residents know where they can find the goods and services they need in the town.
Businesses that are open, or offering a delivery or takeaway service in the town and north Derbyshire area, can be included on the map at no charge.
Fastsigns have produced a Social Distancing Solutions brochure including all the signs and graphics you need to make your premises as safe as possible. They have an array of options to make it fast and affordable to meet the required guidance. The company has recently supplied solutions to manufacturers, schools, pharmacies, hotels, local authorities, hairdressers, construction & building companies and others.
They are available to respond to your needs and requests via:
- Telephone – 01246 767147
- Email – Sheffield@fastsigns.com
- Website – fastsigns.com/855
- Facebook – www.facebook.com/FASTSIGNS
- Twitter – twitter.com/fastsigns855
Local business FWD Motion are able to help with essential workplace graphics and signage solutions to help employees return to work and for customers to engage safely in a workspace environment. This includes sign boards, click & collect signage, green screens, printed banners, sanitiser stations, hand sanitisers, protective screens and more.
FlexiPPE, part of Chesterfield’s Specialised Canvas Services, has over 25 years experience in the medical and pharmaceutical industry, working closely with customers to make products of the highest standard.
Their new PPE product range, which is in high demand to support the work of the NHS and Care sectors, includes reusable aprons, isolation gowns, protective sleeves, head scrubs and protective screening. These are produced in the company’s UK facility and are being shipped direct to the users on a daily basis, providing the quickest supply chain possible.
Jumble Creative Design
5% of all orders will be donated to the Royal Hospital NHS Trust.
Jumble can help any business that is requiring design and print to provide a safe and responsible experience for staff and customers at this time. They have compiled a #chesterfieldbusinessfirstaidkit and recent orders include floor graphics to mark safe distancing and queuing areas, health and safety signage and security signage.
Love Brewing are working with Hand Sanitiser UK to produce hand sanitiser and help businesses get their employees back to work safely. An Employers Sanitising Pack includes:
- 1 x Hand sanitisers % litres
- 1 x pump dispenser
- 10 x refillable 80ml bottles
- 2 x 500ml empty trigger spray bottles
Minuteman Press Chesterfield
Minuteman Press Chesterfield currently have a bespoke Back To Work Essentials catalogue available full of products aimed at helping businesses return to work safely. These include: Face Coverings and Shields, printed Floor Graphics, Safety Posters, Signs, Banners and Information Displays. They also provide all kinds of Creative Graphic Design, Business Stationery, Printed Marketing Materials, Branded Promotional Products and much more.
They have also launched a Bounce Back Chesterfield scheme running, allowing businesses to list themselves for free and encouraging people to work with local businesses and to help grow the local economy.
MTM Products can supply a range safety labels, graphics and signage equipment to ensure businesses can re-open under the COVID-19 health & safety requirements.
For more information, visit their website www.mtmlabels.co.uk or call 01246 450228.
Pronto Paints has launched a click and collect service for businesses in Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire for its newly developed hand sanitiser. As the lockdown period is changing and more businesses are starting to reopen, the handrub has now been made available in 5 litre refill bottles.
To find out more, visit https://prontopaints.co.uk/product/abc800-local/
RA Telecom offer VoIP phone systems for business in Chesterfield. If you need business support to set up new ways of working due to Covid-19 contact RA Telecom for a free consultation on how to protect your connections and be accessible to your customers from anywhere. They are available to discuss the options compatible with your current setup and could provide you with a unified collaboration platform which combines voice, video and instant messaging.
Chesterfield mural artist, Peter Barber is supporting local organisations by offering a free hand painted ‘OPEN’ sign and launching a social media campaign to celebrate Chesterfield businesses as they reopen after the Coronavirus Outbreak.
Treste Hire and Sales
Treste Hire and Sales can provide Health and Safety signage (standard and bespoke) and PPE including face masks, hand sanitizers, bleach, soap and more. Normally available within 24 hours.
Acres Engineering offer the following services: CAD Design, fabrication, assembly and powder coating. They have developed a range of Covid-19 solutions including:
- A range of protective screens for office desks and workshops
- Health Stations for safe screening of staff as they arrive at work
- Hands-free door openers (foot and arm operated)
- Sanitiser Stands
- Separation screens for both van and train cabs
- Bar Top dividers
- Mask Clips
- Automatic temperature checking stations
- Handheld Temperature checking cameras
Please see website for more information: https://acres.engineering/covid-19-safe-distancing-solutions-lets-get-the-uk-economy-working/
Free 1 hour call/online meeting to business owners who want to talk through business continuity issues they are facing. Whether it’s cash flow, sales, staff etc, or just not knowing where to start. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to arrange.
Banner Jones Solicitors
Banner Jones Solicitors are here to provide guidance and support to local businesses. Contact them for help with:
- The legal aspects of the Government loan scheme, which may include advising on loan terms, forecasts, guarantees and charges (debentures).
- Employment Law guidance with regards to the Furlough scheme and how to manage any future redundancies.
- Commercial property guidance, which may include the review of lease terms.
Fixed Fee Furlough Support Package £400 +Vat
Their Furlough Support Package will help save time, guide you step-by-step throughout the process and ensure that you are legally compliant with the rules of the CJRS. If you have already furloughed employees, they will review your process, discuss any concerns that you might have regarding the interpretation of the CJRS rules and ensure that you fully understand your current position.
- 1-hour consultation with an Employment Law expert
- Practical and tailored advice
- Ensuring that your documentation is legally compliant
For more information please visit: https://www.bannerjones.co.uk/for-business/services/employment-law/employment-law-coronavirus-update
They have also produced a comprehensive business support guide covering all of these items can be found at: https://www.bannerjones.co.uk/for-business/services/business-services/business-legal-services-coronavirus-update
In response to the Government’s introducing its Coronavirus (Covid-19) Job Retention Scheme, BRM Solicitors offer a fixed-fee package to help guide you through the process of furloughing staff, or making other temporary changes to working arrangements.
It is important any changes are carried out in accordance with the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme rules, and relevant employment law so that you qualify for payment, and ensure that there is limited risk of any sort of claims in the future, particularly for breach of contracts or unlawful deductions from wages.
For £400 + VAT, our fixed-fee package includes the following:
- 1 hour of telephone or email advice on furloughing, recruitment/retention, or temporary changes to working arrangements
- Template correspondence for staff, including a letter for staff to sign confirming the furlough terms
- Draft template script covering what to say to staff to approach the topic
For more information visit https://www.brmlaw.co.uk/
Defeye Creative are a multi-skilled creative agency based in Chesterfield who are looking to donate 100 hours of their time to create assets for businesses that are currently struggling through the current situation. If you operate in the leisure, hospitality or retail sector and are worried about re-launching your business after this is all over or you desperately need tools to communicate with your customers then please get in touch with the team, who would be happy to allocate some time to support you. For more information and to book, please call 07828039844 or email email@example.com. Not eligible with any other offer.
Green Arch Consulting
In light of the Coronavirus outbreak a number of businesses are struggling with their overheads as ‘business as usual’ goes out of the window. Integrating sustainability into a business can help with managing some of these costs AND can identify opportunities for diversification of products and services. Emma from Green Arch Consulting is offering a FREE 45 minute video call with local businesses to discuss their concerns with a particular focus on:
- Managing costs – waste, water, electricity and materials costs
- Identifying opportunities – product and service diversification and flexibility
Businesses can email firstname.lastname@example.org to set up a video call.
Mitchells Chartered Accountants & Business Advisers
Mitchells Chartered Accountants & Business Advisers has produced a helpful checklist to help SME businesses in Derbyshire to help them prepare for returning to work in anticipation of an imminent easing of the lockdown restrictions.
Businesses can obtain a copy of the checklist from their website here- https://www.mitchellsaccountants.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/Mitchells-Planning-For-the-Future.pdf
Neil Hale – Digital Marketing Consultant
As a Google certified digital marketer with over 12 years experience, Neil is willing to offer a free digital marketing consultation to any Chesterfield company that has been negatively impacted by the pandemic. Whether that’s advice on how to get a website up-and-running or how to effectively promote your services online.
Opera PR & Communications
Baslow-based Opera PR & Communications offers a full range of marketing, communications and design services, from press releases to copywriting, email marketing and branding to web design and photography.
To help local businesses to get through these challenging times, they are currently offering free marketing reviews that we can conduct remotely. The results of the reviews are presented in a summary reports with recommended plans of action.
Crush is a full-service design, digital and marketing agency offering a range of tailored services to help you promote your company. As many businesses now look to the future, to understand how they can adapt and change, the Crush team are happy to offer free help and advice.
Every business is different and they understand the importance of really getting to grips with finding solutions that work. Crush also know that marketing can seem a little baffling to begin with, but pride themselves on making sure clients understand exactly what to do and how to do it.
Crush cover a broad range of services from branding to websites, sales packs to digital marketing, SEO to PPC, and everything in between.
Cost Advice – Energy Specialists
Cost Advice are now offering to check your kVA charges on your bill for free to help you save money on your business energy during these times. You can find out more about this service in their Youtube Video here.
They are also offering to check your current energy contract as prices are historically low at the moment. Whether your current contract runs out this year or next, they are still able to secure you great prices for your next contract start date. Cost Advice also include a full account management service which includes monthly consumption reports, bill checking and market information.
NLT Training Services
NLT is delivering training to a wide range of organisations in Leadership and Management, Heath and Safety Training covering a wide range of health and safety applications, Safety Passports such as CSCS, CCNSG and SPA. Some can be delivered as test only or as e-learning.
For more information, visit www.nlt-training.co.uk or call 0333 880 3540.
Frank Fell Media
Frank Fell Media specialises in business promo videos, both for company websites and social media campaigns. In order to help businesses forge a better online presence coming out of lockdown and reasserting themselves in the marketplace, Frank Fell Media is offering flexible payment terms. Special offers to businesses in the hospitality, travel and hotel sectors in particular.
Rosewood Wealth Management
Rosewood Wealth Management believes in providing all of their clients a truly individualised financial advice service. Whether a client is just starting their journey and buying their first home, looking towards their first investment, saving for their future or looking to enjoy their wealth, Rosewood is there to help and provide guidance and support with a service tailored to each client.
Rosewood Wealth Management can offer advice and guidance on:
- income options in retirement and help you to understand the current market conditions
- understanding your mortgage, mortgage rates and re-mortgages
- your protection needs in relation to income protection, critical illness cover and life cover
- how you may be able access the equity in your home
CCS has the ability to carry out both ‘contingency’ and ‘confirmed’ decontamination, sanitation and deep cleaning services.More details via 01246 389826 or https://chic-cleaning.co.uk/
Defeye Creative are a multi-skilled creative agency based in Chesterfield. Save 20% on any of their digital services, including branding, web design, app design and animation (usual price varies depending on service). This offer is valid throughout April, May and June 2020. For more information and to book, please call 07828039844 or email email@example.com
Until 31st of May 2020, Drainage 2000 are pleased to offer all Chesterfield based, NHS card/ID carrying members a FREE domestic drain un-blocking service on their personal private properties.* Drainage 2000 are categorised as key workers and with more people spending time at home during the COVID-19 pandemic, it is essential for us to play our part and help keep Chesterfields drains flowing. Drainage 2000 Limited are fully compliant with Government Health & Safety guidelines re: Coronavirus.
To arrange an appointment with a member of the team please call 01246 456300, email via firstname.lastname@example.org or visit their website here – www.drainage2000.co.uk or their Facebook page – www.facebook.com/2000Drainage
*This offer is available to all staff living in the following postcode areas: S18, S40, S41, S42, S43, S44 and S45. Offer is for external domestic blockages where a van/pack jetting service will be utilised. Most domestic blockages are cleared within 1 hour of being on-site and our engineers will be able to advise if additional work is required. Proof of address with relevant NHS ID will be required.
Enterprise Rent-a-Car have all types of vehicles from a car up to HGVs for rental at good rates and we are still able to set up business accounts.We are currently providing vehicles for all the emergency services and supply chain network. Rates depend on requirements and normal business checks if setting up a business account.
Find out more here – www.enterprise.co.uk/chesterfield
Great Bear Sound
Great Bear Sound is a Chesterfield based audio production company. Originally focused on recording and mixing, due to coronavirus they’ve expanded their remote service capabilities including the introduction of a “sliding-scale” or “pay what you can” on service charges.
Services include, but not limited to, Remote music mixing and mastering services, remote session bass recording, guitar and bass re-amping.
Insomnia I.T. Systems
Insomnia I.T. Systems offer mobile computer & laptop sales & repairs and are a Derbyshire County Council Trusted Trader & Which? Magazine Trusted Trader. They are currently offering repairs either by collection of the item from your home or they can assist remotely to people who are self isolating and will receive a reduced cost. The remote access software is a fully licensed business remote access software for the customers peace of mind.
You can contact them via www.insomnia-it.co.uk or by calling 07810 306442 / 01246 477384.
Insomnia I.T. Systems are also offering 10% discount for NHS staff.
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