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British backpack brand to supply Alfa Romeo Racing ORLEN in 2020 Formula One Championship

Two brothers from the North West, who created and built a backpack brand trusted by athletes around the world, have now become official suppliers...
People of the North: Rob Paterson, CEO of Best Western GB

People of the North: Rob Paterson, CEO of Best Western GB

Rob Paterson has been at Best Western GB for two years and has spent his entire career working in the hospitality industry. We caught up...
People of the North: Roger Taylor, Founder of the Listo Group

People of the North: Roger Taylor, Founder of the Listo Group

Founded in 2013 by Roger Taylor, Listo Burrito is an independent Mexican burrito group with restaurants in Manchester and Liverpool. The brand is a firm...

The UK’s Electric Vehicle Revolution

The UK's Electric Vehicle Revolution is upon us but looking at current data and trends in the sector it looks like there may still be some hurdles to overcome.

Leading UK Retailer Boundary Outlet Teams Up With Red-Fern Media For Complete Digital Transformation

Established over 30 years ago, Boundary Outlet, formerly Boundary Mill Stores, is a group of leading UK shopping destinations attracting hundreds of thousands of...
Leeds FinTech Sector continues to strengthen, according to new report

New report shows continuing growth in Leeds’ FinTech Sector

The FinTech sector in Leeds City Region has shown growth in several key areas over the last two years according to a new report published by regional...

Complimentary Breakfast Networking Seminar Focusing on Business Growth Launched in Manchester

Manchester's Alexander & Co Chartered Accountants is pleased to announce that, in partnership with Pareto Alexander and the Business Growth Hub, it is launching...

Translation firm strengthens European operations with senior promotion

A translation and language services provider headquartered in Manchester is strengthening its European links by promoting its German operations manager to its senior management...

Young Entrepreneur Acquires Wharfedale Fitted Furniture of Ilkley

The long-standing kitchen and fitted furniture business, Wharfedale Fitted Furniture, has been acquired by Ilkley-based entrepreneur, Rhys Boven.

Burton’s Biscuits launch new digital portfolio

Founded in 1935, with five bakeries throughout the UK, Burton’s Biscuits have just launched their new website.

CyberCube Teams Up With Red-Fern Media For Global Website Redesign

San-Francisco based technology business has partnered with Red-Fern to enhance its digital profile.

Young business professionals urged to enter new South Asian awards

High achievers from all sectors of business are being sought for a new awards scheme - the YAYAs - aimed at recognising the skills and abilities of Yorkshire’s young South Asian communities.

North West trio team up for Kingspan Augmented reality experience!

trio of northwest based tech marketers teamed up to bring a disruptive experience to the construction industry’s exhibition environment with an augmented reality experience this month.

Over 20 new jobs available at Newcastle tech firm Hive HR

One of the North East's 'Best Places to Work', Newcastle-based Hive (HR) has announced they will be recruiting over twenty new roles in the first half of 2020—including Software Engineers, Marketers and Customer Success Managers.
New report highlights growth potential for FinTech in the North East

New report highlights growth potential for FinTech in the North East

The North East can offer growing FinTech firms a highly attractive base from which to build their future growth, according to a new report...

Gala Tent tighten grip of marquee market with new un-threaded fixing

Gala Tent, the company developing the next generation of technology used in marquees and gazebos, has been granted an important Patent which relates to the fixings used on their Designed and Built in Britain structures. The innovation increases the..
Aston Martin DBX SUV

JCT600 welcomes new Aston Martin DBX SUV to Yorkshire

JCT600 celebrated the launch of the new Aston Martin SUV, which was unveiled last month by the iconic car marque, when the latest DBX...
People of the North: Martin Carr, Partner at Boardroom Consulting

People of the North: Martin Carr, Partner at Boardroom Consulting

Launched earlier this year, boardroom consulting is a new kind of strategy consultancy that works with leaders to help them achieve clarity on what...
Bluehoop Digital - Website Design

Tired of paying too much for website design? The Yorkshire agency that’s putting great...

Yorkshire's website design agency, Bluehoop Digital, have launched a brand new service designed to put great website design within the reach of small businesses,...

People of the North: Tom Bell, Head of Social Strategy at Northern Gas Networks

North of England’s gas distributor Northern Gas Networks (NGN) delivers gas to 2.7 million homes and businesses in the North East, Northern Cumbria and...

Parallax raise over £600 for homeless in Leeds

Now in its fourth year Parallax have raised over £675 in their annual partnership with St.George’s Crypt. The donations will be used to fund a 3 course meal for residents and homeless guests as well as kitchen equipment and other winner essentials.
Digital City Expo - Manchester

Manchester to host first ever Digital City Festival

A new week-long festival celebrating the North’s booming digital sector is to take place in Manchester next year. Brought to life by publishing company Prolific...
People of the North: Charlotte Dean, Founder & Director of P3 People Management

People of the North: Charlotte Dean, Founder & Director of P3 People Management

Charlotte Dean started P3 in October 2004 from a desire to offer high quality, yet simple and effective, outsourced HR support to SMEs across...

Zeal Wins Gold at Digital Impact Award

Digital and creative agency Zeal has won Gold at the Digital Impact Awards, the UK’s largest celebration of digital work in corporate communications.

LivingCare continually investing in delivering healthcare in the community.

LivingCare have agreed to a partnership with Robin Lane Medical Centre and Manor Park Surgery to delivery diagnostic and outpatient services from the Robin...

Liverpool startup factory Nova crowdfunding to expand through the UK, into emerging markets

The cofoundery that’s enabled over 70 tech businesses, including a Dungeons & Dragons inventory app, a hand hygiene improvement system for hospitals and a foetal monitoring wearable for expectant mums, has launched a fresh round of funding.
People of the North: Sebastian Moss, Director at George Moss & Sons

People of the North: Sebastian Moss, Director of George Moss & Sons

George Moss & Sons Ltd (GMS) was established by Sebastian's Great Great Grandfather, George Moss, in 1920 and has taken various different paths in...

Hospitality in Crisis: Industry to Be Hit with Staff Shortage in Wake of Brexit

Leading Yorkshire-based online training provider, High Speed Training, has issued an urgent appeal to the UK hospitality industry as new research reveals the extent...
People of the North: Yasmin Ahkter, Head of Talent at Accenture

People of the North: Yasmin Ahkter, Head of Talent at Accenture

Accenture is a global company with over 450,000 employees in more than 120 countries.  Accenture Digital specialise in helping organisations embrace innovations and reinvent...
Adrian and Neil Balcombe

Innovative brothers help caterers beat the coming single use plastics tax

MPs on the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee have released a report calling for a tax on all single use plastic packaging. Two...
Rob Gray & David Barraclough

People of the North: Rob Gray, Co-Founder & Strategy Director at Squad

Manchester based Squad is a brand-building firm that specialises in position.Since 2008, Squad has worked with: Brother, Environment Agency, Eurocamp, Halewood International, Hansgrohe, Information...
David Baskett,Technical Strategy Manager at Manchester's SolutionsPT

People of the North: David Baskett,Technical Strategy Manager at Manchester’s SolutionsPT

SolutionsPT provides industrial IT solutions for manufacturing companies and across the infrastructure landscape. Based in Greater Manchester, the company has more than 80 employees...

A guide to inheritance tax planning: How to leave more to those you love...

Huddersfield based Robertson Baxter have created this guide to inheritance tax planning, outlining what inheritance tax is, what it means for you and how you might leave more to those you love most.
Former ‘Dragon’ Jenny Campbell

Entrepreneur & former ‘Dragon’ Jenny Campbell joins speaker line-up at Venturefest North West 2019

Former banker turned award-winning entrepreneur Jenny Campbell will deliver a keynote address at this year’s Venturefest North West, which returns to Manchester for its...
General manager Ryan Slater (centre) with the JCT600 Mitsubishi Bradford team

JCT600 completes new Mitsubishi Motors dealership in Bradford

Bradford-based family automotive retailer JCT600 has completed work on its new Mitsubishi Motors dealership on Sticker Lane in the city, which is now fully...

North East’s Biggest FinTech Conference Heads to Newcastle This Month

North East FinTech community to convene in Newcastle for the city’s first ever FinTech North conference.

Top Tips on Preparing your Business for Sale

Matt Newing, founder of Elite Group, shares his top five tips for entrepreneurs looking to sell their business

What does the Apprenticeship Levy mean for North West SMEs?

What does the Apprenticeship Levy mean for smaller businesses who wish to take advantage of government funding to train and upskill their existing staff? Find out what funding is available and how you can use it to grow and develop your business.
Guy Redwood, founder & managing director of SimpleUsability

People of the North: Guy Redwood, founder & Managing Director of SimpleUsability

Named in the top 100 companies in the Northern Tech Awards in 2017, Leeds-based behavioural research company SimpleUsability works with a number of high-profile...

Matt Casey joins Armstrong as Chief Creative Officer

Matt Casey has been appointed as the new Chief Creative Officer at specialist agency Armstrong. His 27 year career has included long, successful spells at...