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Chamber CEO backs calls to change all-or-nothing furlough system

The CEO of a local Chamber of Commerce has backed a call by HR expert Jill Bottomley for the Government to provide a part-furlough option for small businesses struggling in the coronavirus crisis

Catapult PR Named Finalist for Two National Awards

North West-based public relations agency, Catapult PR, has been named a finalist for two national CIPR Excellence Awards 2020 in the categories of Best Arts, Culture, Sport or Entertainment PR Campaign and Outstanding Freelance Practitioner.

Yorkshire farm shop scales up to serve community

Husband and wife team take over well-renowned Smokehouse and Farm Shop and scale up their operation to serve the community of Harrogate and surrounding during the corona virus pandemic.
Chris Oldroyd, Managing Director at Inprotec

People Of The North: Chris Oldroyd, Managing Director at Inprotec

Wakefield-based Inprotec is a family-run engineering business which specialises in the design and supply of pyrometallurgical process plant used to recover lead and precious...

Red-Fern Media Appoint New Senior Account Manager

Red-Fern Media Team Continues To Expand, the Lancashire-based agency continues to delight clients with the appointment of a new Senior Account Manager.
Report finds Greater Manchester has largest regional FinTech ecosystem

Report finds Greater Manchester has largest regional FinTech ecosystem

A new report from Whitecap Consulting has found Greater Manchester is home to a thriving and growing FinTech sector, which (outside London) is the...

The Most Promising North West Businesses in the Aerospace Industry in 2020

The north west has become a central hub for numerous industries. It’s a newfound home for all manner of tech and digital companies, and...

Happy tackles poverty, equality and climate change with new client win

Happy Creative is helping Support the Goals to raise awareness of the SDG goals, build the brand and drive more rating through a mix of online and offline activity.
Takeaway containers run out at wholesalers - how will the UK cope?

Takeaway containers run out at wholesalers – how will the UK cope?

Yorkshire-based Single Use Alternatives helps to fill the shortage of takeaway containers with affordable eco-friendly alternatives. With the nation quite correctly undergoing a huge change...
Lancashire Enterprise Partnership Welcomes Support from Government for Businesses

Lancashire Enterprise Partnership Welcomes Support from Government for Businesses

The Chair of the Lancashire Enterprise Partnership, Steve Fogg, has welcomed the measures introduced by Government amid fears that many of the county's businesses...

Mother & son-in-law men’s smart fashion businesses set for growth

The mum and son-in-law team behind Newcastle fashion house, Mr. Munro, is set for major growth in its walk-in menswear business. Lynne Machin, 59, and...

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...

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