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Manchester-Based Shipster Wins Prestigious UK eCommerce Silver Award

Shipping platform Shipster has won silver for the UK eCommerce Software of the Year after having been shortlisted for 4 awards this awards this season.

Female-led North East Tech Company Thrives During Global Pandemic

Blueocto, a successful web development company based in Sunderland, has gone from strength to strength, taking on new employees and clients despite the Covid-19...

Trailblazing Leeds Letting Agency Expands To New premises, Goes Green and Launches New Tenant...

Sugarhouse Properties is a student and young professional focused letting agency based in Leeds. Despite the challenges of the last 18 months, they have...

When Facebook went down, what did people ‘really’ do?

Leeds marketing agency, The Marketing Optimist wanted to find out exactly what people did when Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp went offline for 6 hours...

Lancashire-based Catapult PR Tops PRide NW Awards Table

A Lancashire PR agency has topped the table at the PR industry’s PRide NW Awards, scooping a magnificent five Gold Awards.

Unique opportunity to learn more about professional development at a distance from top education...

Keen delegates at the Higher Education Institutional Research (HEIR) Conference will get the benefit of the perspective of top educators from In Professional Development next month.

Bigger, Better, Faster – Specscart Moves to a 4X Larger Store in the Walkden...

It is not often that you see an independent, University-born business grow and make a name for itself so rapidly. Specscart, a Manchester-based eyewear...

Singer Promoted to Account Director at Zelst

Harrogate-based digital marketing agency, Zelst, promotes Sophie Singer from Senior Account Manager to Account Director following company growth.

Continued Acceleration of Service Express International Growth Brings Value to UK

Global data centre solutions provider, Service Express, announced its acquisition of The ICC Group, a data centre services company based in the U.K. The...

DMT Launches Academy to Help Young People Move Into Digital

Manchester marketing agency Digital Media Team has launched an Academy, helping young people move into the digital sector. The Academy will see apprentices join the agency across their range of core digital services.

Top businesswoman inspiring companies to ‘build back better’

Award-winning businesswoman Jo Haigh has teamed up with leading education and training company In Professional Development to refocus the direction of organisations that have suffered during the Covid-19 pandemic.

Exciting Times at Garden Weddings – Orders Reaching Tipi-ing Point!

Excuse the pun, but for York based tipi hire company Garden Weddings things are really hotting up. While the mini-heatwave was always going to...

Pebblepad uncovers higher education priorities in rebuild and recovery report

New in-depth research from PebblePad, which was gathered over the last year from university leaders in the region, pinpointed a number of priorities for HE leaders as they build post-Covid teaching and learning strategies.

Alexander & Co Chartered Accountants and Tax Advisors expand with head office move

Manchester headquartered Alexander & Co Chartered Accountants and Tax Advisors is pleased to announce that it has relocated its head office from its longtime...

A CBD business dream born in California comes true in the UK

CBD is one of the great business opportunities within the food, drink and cosmetics industries.

Beyond Group targets strategic growth as turnover hits £7.5 million

Manchester and Cheshire-based Beyond Group, which encompasses McAlister Family Law and Beyond Corporate, has announced a 20% increase in annual turnover to £7.5 million with multiple, Group-wide new recruits up to partner level, and key promotions.
Pleavin Power Preparing for Continued Growth

Pleavin Power Preparing for Continued Growth

Merseyside’s fastest-growing power provider, Pleavin Power Ltd.  have today announced they are looking to recruit new staff members for the following positions: Trainee service...

Leeds agency launches new website for AG Barr

One of the UK’s best known branded consumer goods businesses, AG Barr, has recently launched a new website developed by the Leeds-based digital agency, Pixelbuilders.

Jewellery giant back with a bang with new showroom in Manchester

Goldsmiths back with a bang with refurbished showroom in Trafford Centre, Manchester.

Collabco Announces Acquisition by Ready Education for Best-in-Class Student Success Offering

Collabco joins forces with Ready Education and StuComm to become the world’s largest student engagement platform provider.

Eagle Platforms – Creating New Jobs in Sheffield while Saving the Planet!

The background It is a bold claim, but one that is backed up by a whole host of evidence. Eagle Platforms are a Sheffield-based company...

Psychological clinic launched by mental health duo for Film and TV Industry

Two mental health professionals have joined together to launch a new psychological care clinic dedicated to providing psychological duty of care support to the Film and TV industry.
People of the North: Adeline Bibby, Founder & Director at Addi’d Value

People of the North: Adeline Bibby, Founder & Director of Addi’d Value

Established 2016, Addi’d Value provides a complete marketing consultancy service to mid-sized businesses and organisations across the North West which want to better understand...
Simon Forster, Founder & Exec Creative Director of Robot Food

People of the North: Simon Forster, Founder & Exec Creative Director of Robot Food

Robot Food is a branding and creative agency based in Leeds, specialising in brand positioning, branding, design and art direction. Robot Food's clients are global...

Lancashire Agency Scoops National & Northern Awards

Lancashire-based public relations firm, Catapult PR, has swept to double victory at the most prestigious awards in its sector – the Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR) national Excellence Awards - and also won at the PR Moment Awards.

Zenko Properties sees sales in Leeds surge by 35% with properties selling in just...

Leeds has witnessed a recent surge in demand for city centre properties due to lockdown restrictions easing and people flocking back to the bustling...

One Day secures I Saw It First and leads paid media during Love Island...

The Manchester-based boutique advertising and marketing agency has secured I Saw It First’s account for another term and will support the brand’s digital media during ITV’s Love Island sponsorship.

Yorkshire Mortgage Broker of the Year at the Yorkshire Financial Awards 2021

Congratulations to Yasir Al-Din Independent Financial & Mortgage Adviser at 2 Plan Wealth Management has won this Year Mortgage Broker of the Year at...

Synergy retains Platinum Trusted Service Award for second consecutive year

Synergy Car Leasing has been awarded the prestigious Feefo Platinum Trusted Service Award 2021 - an accolade which drives the firm ahead in the vehicle leasing sector.

Driving Tuition Startup Reveals Ambitious Plan Led By New CEO

PassMeFast revolutionised the driving industry with their innovative business model, and now they are shifting up a gear under former AO director, Kevin Monk.

Yorkshire Business Gearing Up To Take On FinTech Big Boys

"It took us 18 months to attract our first 2,000 account applications, fast forward a few months and we're now attracting around 2,000 account applications each month..."

Leeds cybersecurity consultancy, Pentest People, plans expansion following 60% revenue increase

Leeds cybersecurity consultancy, Pentest People, has announced its expansion plans following a record year of business growth that saw its revenues increase by 60% and an additional 35 people hired within a year.

Huler launches its Human Experience SaaS platform, the HulerHub

Huler, the UK-based work technology business, announces the launch of its new Human Experience SaaS platform, the HulerHub today.

UK Coaching driving its future by investing in its workforce

With its mission to become the UK’s leading destination for learning and development, products and services for coaches, UK Coaching has invested in its workforce and is moving its offices to the centre of Leeds.

Digital City Festival returning in April 2021 as a truly digital experience

Following the enormous success of the in-person Digital City Festival 2020, the celebration of digital returns in a form that suits the digital professionals...
Advanced Power Technology joins the Zero Carbon Delivery Framework

Advanced Power Technology joins the Zero Carbon Delivery Framework

Essentia Trading Limited recently awarded Advanced Power Technology (APT) a place on their Zero Carbon Delivery Framework. ETL's framework allows public sector entities a...

Fit Monkeys swing into town

An award-winning sports coach is launching a new venture to encourage 5–12-year-olds to get fit after a year in lockdown. Fit Monkeys is a unique concept that brings the fun back into exercise and will launch 12th April in Gosforth and Earsdon

100,000 Thank-yous going to UK hospitals to show gratitude to frontline workers

Vyne sponsors the ‘Posters for the People’ street campaign in Leeds by printing 100,000 pieces of art as stickers. The stickers are to put onto all products supplied to NHS hospitals and the community. The pieces of art convey positive messages.

DMT Director Shortlisted For Digital Leader Award Following Incredible 12 Months

Ben Young, Director of Manchester agency Digital Media Team, has been shortlisted for the Digital Leader of the Year Award. The nomination caps off an incredible 12 months for the ad agency, which has more than doubled in size since 2020 began.

Reason Digital appoints former BBC UX Specialist as Design Director

Reason Digital - an innovative social enterprise and digital agency which works with leading charitable and not-for-profit organisations to combat society’s biggest issues - has hired Jane Murison, former BBC UX Specialist to be Design Director.