A-Plan Northampton Wins Mystery Shopper Award for Outstanding Customer Service.

A-Plan Northampton has been praised for their ‘outstanding customer service’ in the town’s inaugural Mystery Shopping Awards. Founded by Northampton’s Business Improvement District (BID), the accolades recognise excellence demonstrated by local businesses in a number of areas including service, sales, appearance and local knowledge. The team at A-Plan Northampton scored an outstanding 100% across the […]

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81% of High Street Shoppers Trust Advice Provided by Local Shops & Businesses over National Chains.

A survey of shoppers across the south of England* conducted by A-Plan, the high street insurance broker, reveals that the majority of respondents (81%) favour the advice provided by local shop-keepers and business owners over national chains; with 54% seeking professional advice from staff before making a purchase. With a majority of shoppers spending up […]

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employment law

Upcoming Employment Law Changes

As April approaches, there are several significant changes to employment law that your company should be aware of. Whilst not all of these may be directly relevant, it is nevertheless important that you remain aware of these changes: Increase to the national minimum wage (NMW) and national living wage (NLW). Beginning in April 2017, both […]

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vehicle tax

Vehicle tax is changing!

From 1st April 2017, vehicle tax for newly registered vehicles is changing in the UK. Generally, most cars will cost more to tax than they did previously, leaving only cheaper electric cars with tax-free status. The car tax changes were set in motion by former Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osbourne, as a response to falling CO2 […]

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You and the Insurance Act 2015

• The Insurance Act goes into effect on 12th August 2016 and affects all commercial insurance policies governed by UK law. • The Act introduces a new ‘duty of fair presentation’, requiring insureds to capture more knowledge from more people in their organisations. Many industry insiders are hailing the Insurance Act as the most significant change to […]

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A-Plan sponsor Wimbledon RFC

A-Plan is proud of our involvement in the local community and the work we do to support sport at a grass roots level. As such, it was an honour to support Wimbledon RFC by running a Target Throwing competition for the young members of the club on Saturday 16th April. We had lots of great kids […]

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