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Rise in sanitisation requests during COVID-19 leads to substantial partnership

Sheet metal firm Salamander Fabrications has teamed up with a market leader in room sanitisation and odour removal to supply products which store a...

Consilia Legal launch innovative online mediation solution

Yorkshire-based law practice Consilia Legal has launched an innovative online mediation solution, offering access to remote, high quality mediation services. Whilst the solution has...

Innovative MotorVise Showroom Solution set to deliver huge savings to dealerships

MotorVise has launched an advanced automotive software product able to save dealerships thousands of pounds a year by rationalising the number of systems required...

Seasoned venture capitalist and entrepreneur joins YFM Equity Partners

YFM Equity Partners (YFM) is continuing its focus on growth stage investment, particularly in the technology sector, with the appointment of venture capitalist and...

North Studio: Boutique wellness hub lands in North Leeds

A game-changing boutique wellness hub designed to train both body and mind has landed in North Leeds just off-Street Lane this week. North Studio...

New recruit for growing cloud tech specialist

Yorkshire-headquartered technology specialist Vapour Cloud has recruited James Hartley as a key account manager, as the company prepares for 30% growth by the end...

DSP acquires Leeds-based Explorer UK to create market leading managed services and database technology...

Enterprise IT managed services organisation DSP and Leeds-based Explorer UK, an Oracle consultancy, development and support provider, have been brought together to form one...

Clive Owen LLP’s Corporate Finance Team gains national recognition

Clive Owen LLP has been named as one of the country’s top performing corporate finance advisers. The team at Clive Owen Corporate Finance, which has...

Lindt Ireland appoints retail data specialists Talysis Ltd

Chocolate manufacturer Lindt & Sprüngli has appointed Wetherby based Talysis Ltd to provide the company with in-depth convenience retail sales data and insights for its Irish business.

City Group X Offers a Safe Space for Fitness, Health and Wellbeing

City Group X is a boutique fitness experience located inside the K2 Tower on Bond Street. Having closed its doors for the lockdown, it has now reopened thanks to a variety of new measures that make it a safe space for the whole family.

York Brewery showcases iconic York imagery in an update to its flagship cask ale...

York Brewery has unveiled a new look for its flagship beer, Guzzler, strengthening its pride and association with the historic city of York. With people...

Crack down on energy brokers means justice for UK businesses

The UK’s leading organisation in tackling energy broker mis-selling, Business Energy Claims, is delighted to announce energy regulator Ofgem has vowed to crack down on 'unscrupulous' UK energy brokers.

Landlord’s new web platform aims to build trust in lettings sector

A new web platform launched by an Oldham landlord aims to build trust within the property rental sector by allowing both landlords and tenants to achieve ‘5-star status’.

Black Sheep Brewery continues its gold standard award-winning success

Black Sheep Brewery has again been recognised for its award-winning Milk Stout by the Society of Independent Brewers (SIBA) landmark competition. The Masham-based brewery was...

Former Nurse Links Up with Launchpad

A former nurse who put her life-saving skills to good use after her husband experienced a heart-attack, is now helping new parents and families...

The Bigger Boat welcomes a new face to its growing team

Creative digital marketing agency The Bigger Boat has bolstered its thriving workforce following the addition of a talented web developer – with further new...

Thirteen strengthens its top team with new appointments

Thirteen, the North East’s largest housing company, has made two new senior appointments to strengthen its executive team. David Ripley has been appointed as Thirteen’s...

York-based Employment Law firm grows to eight strong team

Award-winning York-based Employment Law firm, Torque Law, has expanded to become an eight strong team making it the largest employment law specialist in North Yorkshire.

Nursery Retailer, Kiddies Kingdom, Donates 50 Cot Mattresses to Local Baby Bank

Dewsbury-based nursery retailer Kiddies Kingdom has made a hugely generous donation to local baby charity, Rainbow Baby Bank, in Heckmondwike. The much-needed donation, which...

Smith Brothers power system design team doubles in size

High voltage electrical engineering firm Smith Brothers has added 39 years of power system design expertise to its portfolio with a quartet of specialist...

Widd Signs creates stunning signage for Primark’s multi-million-euro flagship Barcelona store

Leeds-headquartered Widd Signs has completed another unique and unquestionably stunning project for retail giant Primark at its new multi-million-euro flagship Barcelona store, which sits...

Initiative encourages locals to explore Bradford this summer

“Keeping the sparkle going” is the theme of a new campaign which aims to encourage local people to start exploring Bradford’s hospitality, retail and...

Homelessness charity invites businesses to network in first virtual event

Homelessness charity Simon on the Streets has organised its first virtual networking event on Thursday 6th August at 1-2pm as part of its corporate partnership, 5 for 5.

Mercia opens NPIF & CBILS applications to SMEs in the Northern Powerhouse region

Finance provider Mercia is now offering NPIF loans of £100,000 to £750,000 backed by the Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme (CBILS).

Business distress in Sheffield up by 7% amid Government financial measures to reduce covid...

Despite Government initiatives to protect business from the effects of lockdown and the coronavirus, financial problems among Sheffield businesses had increased by 7% to...

Acquisition strategies and the role of private equity

Roshan Puri, Investment Director, YFM Equity Partners: Buy-and-build, roll-up, bolt-on – these sounds more like manufacturing processes than strategies to grow a business. While the...

Law firm hires Yorkshire telecoms specialist

Stephen Sawley – an experienced wayleave professional with more than 20 years’ telecoms sector knowledge – has joined Hampshire-headquartered Trenches Law. He has taken on...

Bradford manufacturer Power Sheds in line for two national awards

Bradford based Power Sheds was set up in 2019 by entrepreneurs Jack Sutcliffe and Simon Hobson. They are now manufacturing over 1000 sheds a...

Kirsty’s invest £2M in new factory as free-from food brand target growth via new...

Kirsty’s, the Yorkshire based ‘free-from’ food brand has invested £2M in a new factory that will help the brand achieve their target of doubling the size of the business within three years.

Materials Processing Institute welcomes Teesside’s inclusion in £350m clean energy fund

The Materials Processing Institute has welcomed an announcement that Teesside is to benefit from a £350m fund to support clean energy projects. The government announced...

Stunning New Student Accommodation Scheme On Track To Complete This Year

Work on a brand-new £12.5 million student accommodation scheme in Leeds is on target to complete before the end of the year and eager students have already started reserving apartments within the development.

Finance For Enterprise & NPIF provide silver lining for psychology specialists

A Matlock-based clinical psychology services specialist, which has helped local authorities to save more than a million pounds to date has received a six...

New City Centre Office for Longstanding Leeds Property Firm

Independent property firm, Adair Paxton, is expanding its Leeds city centre office and moving into new premises in a prime location on Wellington Street.

Last Chance For NHS and Care Workers In Leeds To Claim Free Legal Services

There is just one week remaining for NHS and care workers in Leeds to take advantage of a free will writing service being offered by leading law firm, Winston Solicitors.

Spencer Group to begin rebuild of historic chain suspension bridge

Leading engineering specialist Spencer Group will begin work next month to refurbish and rebuild one of the world’s oldest suspension bridges.

Materials Processing Institute reopens unique research steel plant

The Materials Processing Institute has reopened its hi-tech Normanton Steel Plant – allowing it to resume steelmaking production and support major research projects. Unique in...

Investor supports tech firm during lockdown

For Leeds-based data analytics software developer Panintelligence, their experience of the pandemic started earlier and more dramatically than for most UK firms. In the first...

UNTHA launches cloud technology to optimise shredder performance

Industrial shredder manufacturer UNTHA shredding technology has launched a condition monitoring tool to help optimise plant productivity, from an operator’s remote device. Named UNTHA Genius,...

Bumper sales month for estate agents Bramleys

West Yorkshire based estate agents, Bramleys, has seen a 50% increase in sales this June and are currently in a strong position in comparison to latest industry reports.

Sheffield City Region Announces Phase Two India Growth Champions

The Sheffield City Region has revealed the five local businesses that have been accepted onto the second phase of its India Growth Champions Scheme, delivered in association with the UK India Business Council.

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