Becki Wiper

Managing Director

About

Becki is an award-winning PR pro with more than 14 years working in the industry, including time in house and agency side working for big house-hold brands such as B&Q, Aldi and Warburtons. She has worked with hundreds of small businesses as well as many UK and international brands. What’s Becki’s biggest passion? Telling a good story.

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Airdri’s Handwashing Heroes Set Out to Banish Bacteria in...

Oxford-based hand-dryer manufacturer Airdri has launched a winter campaign in Oxford schools to remind children of the importance of good hand hygiene. The company has enlisted the help of some superheroes who’re on a mission to banish bacteria and promote super clean hands.   The superheroes feature on posters, sticker charts and further educational resources being sent […]

Research and Development 101 – Could your business be...

The HMRC Research and Development Tax Scheme was created to encourage business innovation and stimulate the economy, through supporting firms to bring new products and services to market.  Yet, due to time constraints, lack of awareness and doubts around eligibility or the legitimacy of the incentive, there are thousands of companies that are not currently taking part in the scheme.  Here, Mark Joyner of Research & Development Specialists LTD (RDS) based in the North of England […]

New Survey Reveals British Children Are More Scared Of...

A new survey by Oxford-based manufacturer, Airdri, has revealed that manussiccusphobia, a phobia of hand dryers, is one of the top ten fears in UK children, more so than monsters, ghosts, nightmares, sharks, doctors and even ‘bad guys’.   Some 38 per cent of parents surveyed reported that their children were frightened of hand dryers, compared to 35 per cent of those scared of the […]

QR 678 Hair Loss Treatment Introduced to UK

QR 678® Neo – a revolutionary hair regrowth therapy that treats the signs of male pattern baldness, hair loss in women, alopecia, and androgenetic causes of hair loss – is now available to clinic and salon owners in the UK.  The product was invented by Dr. Debraj Shome and Dr. Rinky Kapoor and is being launched and distributed by Acre Aesthetics LTD, part of CST Group of Companies, a leading UK pharmaceutical company established in 2001 and a key […]

Research & Development Specialists Ltd Delivers over £2,000 of...

Altrincham-based Research & Development Specialists LTD (RDS)  has delivered over £2,000 worth of toys, games and presents for underprivileged children across Greater Manchester and Nottingham.     In Manchester, partnering with Manchester-based charity, Wood Street Mission, the local business provided gifts for those children in the care system, and those who may not have received any presents this year without donations from individuals and companies such as […]

New Head of Mobile and Enterprise Solutions for Digital...

Global industry specialist Peter Walsh is to head up the new Mobile Solutions team at Stockport-based Digital ID, bringing with him over 28 years of experience in the ID and Access Control industry.   Stockport, UK: Digital ID Ltd, part of the global Barcodes group, is pleased to announce the appointment of Peter Walsh as its […]

Experts Warn Workplace Absenteeism Could Soar Due to Ineffective...

Experts in the field of microbiology and infection control are predicting there will be higher-than-usual rates of workplace absenteeism in 2021, not just down to coronavirus. As the Government aims to roll out an aggressive flu vaccination programme to support the coronavirus vaccine programme, a leading microbiologist has warned that flu vaccines could be ineffective […]

Airdri Group Appoints New Head of Business Development

Oxford-based hand dryer manufacturer Airdri has welcomed Joe Pearce to its senior team as head of business development.   The company laid down ambitious expansion plans at the beginning of the year, and after a strong first quarter is investing further in its sales and marketing division to achieve exponential growth across the rest of 2021.  Having recently launched a new range of eco hand dryers, as well as pivoting during […]

ARRAN Sense of Scotland Launches New Advertising Campaign Aimed...

Luxury Scottish home and body care brand, ARRAN Sense of Scotland (formerly Arran Aromatics) has launched a new advertising and brand campaign aimed at connecting with its key target audience of women aged 35-54. The brand’s biggest investment to date features TV and radio advertisements, the first ever to be filmed on the Isle of […]

Survey Reveals People Don’t Want to Return to the...

– 40% of Brits are not looking forward to sharing their space with ‘annoying’ colleagues on the return to office working. – Co-workers habits and hygiene an issue for nearly a quarter of workers. – Office temperature wars set to return to offices up and down the country. A new study into attitudes towards work […]

New Survey Reveals Huge Gap in How Different Generations...

A new survey has revealed a huge gap in how safe different generations feel about going back to offices and places of work as the Government’s coronavirus roadmap progresses. The study of 2000 people, commissioned by manufacturing firm Airdri (airdri.com) makers of SteraSpace, revealed that just 16% of under 24s are worried about picking up […]

Attomarker Launch Covid 19 Seven-Minute Triple Antibody Test in...

Attomarker, a spin-out company from the University of Exeter, has launched its new COVID-19 seven-minute Triple Antibody test to the general public at Holmedale Health in the city. The test, which is unique in the market, will tell patients whether they have antibodies against the virus either from a previous infection or from the vaccine. […]

Staff Security Breaches – How to Protect Your Business...

Employers are Wide Open to Security Breaches from Former Staff Members, Research Shows Plus, tips on how to protect a business from a disgruntled ex-employee A third of employers never change passwords More than half of companies don’t have procedures in place to return ID cards While a quarter of employees take sensitive information when […]

Oxford Engineering Business Donates Laptops to Local Charity Campaign

A charity initiative that aims to give local children access to technology for education, set up by a former pupil of Didcot Girls’ school, has received a generous donation of laptops from Oxford-based engineering firm, Airdri. Courtney Hughes, award-winning founder of Secret Santa 365, was contacted by local families who were concerned that they did […]

Discount Retailer OOPS! Shops for Retail Units

OOPS! Food Clearance the new retail concept of parent company KPFF Limited is actively seeking retail units as part of its ambitious growth plans. The retailer already has three stores open in the North West but is now looking for further premises as it hopes to get 30 shops open by the end of the […]

Digital ID helps The Hideaway support local community post-Covid

Local Stockport business donates crucial equipment to The Hideaway, a not-for-profit helping people from all walks of life with everything from foodbanks to meals for children and wellbeing calls to check in with residents. As we start to see the green shoots of returning back to normal life, the work to repair the damage of […]

“If you’re in the closet in school or at...

Fresh off the back of the success of his latest TV drama, It’s a Sin, Russell T Davies, has shared his thoughts on how important it is to support LGBT+ young people through the coronavirus pandemic and beyond. The acclaimed screenwriter has pledged to support The Proud Trust’s new LGBT+ Centre in Manchester, a state-of-the-art […]

Could air cleaning technology be the key to schools...

A ground-breaking range of air and surface sanitiser units has been launched by Oxford-based Airdri Group, which the company believes is crucial in the Government’s mission to return children and teachers to schools safely. Increased cleaning measures need to be incorporated into the school day to protect those who are in school, providing a further […]

Three ways to reduce absences in 2021

Last year it was estimated that the amount of employees calling in sick on the first Monday of February will be approx. 350,000, thought to cost the economy around £45 million. However, this year, as we know, will not follow suit to all the rest – some believe that Covid, working from home and the […]

Airdri Launches Revolutionary New Range of Air and Surface...

Airdri, one of the UK’s leading hand dryer manufacturers based in Oxford, has launched a ground-breaking range of air and surface sanitiser units, which are set to revolutionise how businesses approach infection control in the workplace. The 46-year-old company has pivoted during the pandemic to bring its new SteraSpace Air and Surface Sanitiser range to […]

Huge Rise in Demand from Health Care Sector Leads...

Stockport-based Digital ID has unveiled a new eco-friendly card printer bundle aimed at streamlining the process of ID card printing for organisations that need a quick turnaround due to coronavirus. The ID card specialist has seen an upturn in demand 45% for in-house printing options thanks to a huge boost in orders from health and […]