WSTA Third-Party Member Services

Alongside the WSTA's core member services, we also work with other third-party service providers to bring members a full range of business services.

To take advantage of any of these offers, members should navigate to the Resources Hub. You will need your WSTA membership number when enquiring with any of these providers.

Accounting & Finance:

Menzies Brighter Thinking offers WSTA members a discount on accounting and finance expertise in specific sectors including Hospitality & Leisure, Retail & Wholesale and Transport & Logistic. Services include audit, accounting, business regulation, management information, taxation and strategic advisory services. Conditions apply.

Business Insurance:

Leading independent insurance brokers and risk managers Sutton Winson specialise in the wine and spirits trade. They have developed a dedicated microsite that is being regularly updated to provide information and guidance for various types of business insurance. 

Fraud Reporting:

We encourage members to sign up the app from National Business Crime Solution to report suspected fraud.  This is free to members.

HR, Health & Safety:

Citation offers a discount on bespoke advice and support functions for their health & safety and employment law & HR services. Services include a 24 hour helpline, online support, ISO certification, formulation and supply of policy documentation and procedures and regular updates and support. 

Intellectual Property:

Sonder IP are an Intellectual Property specialists providing expert trade mark, design and copyright services to start-ups, SMEs and global brands at a fixed transparent price. One-off services, such as trade mark registration, to long-term strategic IP portfolio management. 

IP Audit:

The IP audit service identifies key opportunities to help businesses achieve long-term business success. The audit will help to understand the value of intellectual property, identify any weaknesses, risks, potential cost savings and exploit Intellectual Property to maximise its value within the business. WSTA members receive a discount.

Legal Advice Line:

Arranged by the WSTA with TLT, members are offered a free advice line for employment, contract and commercial law issues with access to qualified legal and employment experts. 

Resourcing:

Evenbreak helps inclusive employers attract talented disabled candidates through a specialist job board (www.evenbreak.co.uk) and helps all their staff feel confident around disability through an online Best Practice Portal. WSTA members receive a 10% discount. 

R&D Tax Relief:

Any company that resolves difficulties or challenges and applies technology or science to do so should consider R&D tax relief, whether they undertake the work on their own behalf or on behalf of others. This includes businesses developing new or improved products, processes, services or systems.

Training:

ASA offer an online training module specifically tailored to advertising for the alcohol industry. A ‘business licence’ covers 10 or more users. WSTA members will receive a 15% discount. 

Training:

The BBG provides a training course for direct suppliers to supermarkets on the Groceries Supply Code of Practice and Groceries Code Adjudicator. WSTA members receive a discount

Interested in becoming a WSTA service provider?  Please email info@wsta.co.uk