Day: September 8, 2020

Upselling and Cross-Selling:  Maximising your business’s revenue and profits

One of the most effective ways to increase your business’s revenue and profits is to upsell and cross-sell to your customers.

Whilst lots of businesses claim to understand the upsell and cross-sell approach, many don’t actually do it as a consistent and planned activity, it’s something that happens sporadically or not at all.  The result is a missed opportunity to increase your business’s revenue and profits.

So if you would like to check you’re doing all you can to take advantage of the upsell and cross-sell opportunities available to you, here’s some tips to help you establish a plan of activity.

Upselling v cross-selling: What’s the difference?

The first thing to clarify is that upsell and cross-sell are two completely different sales tactics.  This is great news because it means that you can both upsell and cross-sell to a customer at the same time, it’s not a case of either

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Andrew Lloyd Webber tells ministers UK theatres face ruin

Andrew Lloyd Webber has warned Britain’s performing arts scene is at the point of no return as he pleaded for a definite reopening date for theatres without social distancing.

The theatre impresario told MPs this morning that despite all the mitigations such as compulsory facemasks and increased ventilations theatres were able to deploy, Public Health England was still behaving like a “brick wall”.

He said his companies were “bumping up against banking covenants” adding that a full reopening date was needed now to save the sector from devastation.

A number of performing arts companies, including the National Theatre, have already introduced mass redundancy programmes. The ending of the furlough scheme in October will lead to thousands of extra redundancies, it has been claimed.

Giving evidence to the the Digital, Culture, Media and Sport select committee Lord Lloyd-Webber said there were so many “anomalies” in the country’s response to coronavirus pandemic,

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