Controlling costs in your business
Cost control can often be the quickest way to increase your margins, but be careful, done badly it can seriously damage quality and staff morale. Haines Watts can guide you through the cost reduction minefield and help you reduce expenses without diminishing your business.
HW keep you up to date with new legislation, as you would expect, but more than this, they have a highly proactive approach and are always looking for ways of improving the bottom line.
Where can I save money?
Often there are opportunities right under your nose, such as long standing utility or phone contracts that could be renegotiated or replaced.
We'll take care of it all, assessing your current arrangements, making recommendations and negotiating deals.
Here are a few of the areas we'll look at:-
- Business rates
- Office supplies
- Copiers and printers
- Postage and couriers
- IT solutions
- Fleet & commercial vehicles
- Fire protection
- Foreign exchange
How much could I save?
Every business is different but we've often achieved cost savings of 20% – 60% in these and other areas.
What does your cost control service cost?
Our service is free in virtually every case. We make our money from our supplier partners.
What do I need to do?
We just need a few details on your current suppliers. We'll do a cost audit, analyse the service you're getting and report on the savings you could make. It's not just about cost reduction. We'll look at quality and value for money too.
Our cost control experts only work with suppliers who deliver great quality and service – and because of the business volumes we offer we can negotiate great deals. It gives you access to prices normally reserved for much larger companies.