Todays date: 20/04/2014
  • Scottish beer maker toasts its success in the US

    Monday 7 April 2014 7:00

    In 2009 the Scottish beer maker Innis & Gunn sold 30,000 bottles of beer in the US – last year the American sales figure was just under three million.
  • Finance deals boost March car sales

    Monday 7 April 2014 7:00

    Consumers may be changing what they look for when they buy a car.
  • RBS to close 44 branches

    Friday 4 April 2014 7:00

    Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) has announced plans to close 44 branches across the UK.
  • Vodafone creates 1,400 jobs

    Friday 4 April 2014 7:00

    Mobile phone company Vodafone has announced plans to create 1,400 jobs and open 150 new shops before the end of the year.
  • Firms gather to chase multi-million pound export market

    Friday 4 April 2014 7:00

    More than 650 delegates from companies across the region have already signed up for Export Week in the West Midlands next week, starting on Monday.
  • Chamber chiefs meet PM over ‘important’ Birmingham Airport

    Friday 4 April 2014 7:00

    Business leaders Jerry Blackett and Greg Lowson met the Prime Minister yesterday to stress the importance to the growth economies of direct flights from Birmingham Airport.
  • Manufacturing confidence returning – Midlands bank boss

    Friday 4 April 2014 7:00

    Over half of manufacturers (58%) invested more in machinery/machine tools in the last financial year than they did the previous year, proving that confidence is returning to the sector, a Midlands bank boss said today.
  • Minister checks out software innovator

    Friday 4 April 2014 7:00

    Minister of the Cabinet Office Francis Maude visited an innovative software business in the Midlands yesterday to learn about their latest digital innovations and to talk to staff about how the Government is opening up business to more digital SMEs.
  • Historic Izaak Walton Hotel to reopen after liquidation

    Friday 4 April 2014 7:00

    A historic hotel, which has been a popular destination with visitors to the Peak District National Park, is to reopen its doors to guests almost a year after entering liquidation.
  • North East advisers in partnership deal

    Friday 4 April 2014 7:00

    Ryecroft Glenton Corporate Finance has advised on a strategic partnership between Experis, the professional resourcing and project based solutions arm of ManpowerGroup, and headhunting firm Integral Search.
  • Crowd helps firm reach investment target

    Friday 4 April 2014 7:00

    GrowthFunders, the North of England’s online equity crowdfunding platform, has helped its first business to achieve its investment target.
  • SCM expands in Aberdeen

    Friday 4 April 2014 7:00

    Corrosion management specialist Strategic Corrosion Management (SCM) has launched a new office in Aberdeen City Centre.

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