11:50am Thursday 21st May 2015
SHEPHERD Group has confirmed a further sell-off of its businesses as it offloads an entire division in a bid to focus investment on its profitable Portakabin operations.
1:08pm Wednesday 20th May 2015
A FARM shop which started life as a wheel barrow in a garden has secured planning permission to develop a full butcher's shop, bakery and tea room.
1:15pm Wednesday 20th May 2015
THE new organisation set up to promote York in a bid to attract investment and grow the city's economy was officially launched yesterday.
12:32pm Wednesday 20th May 2015
Business Editor Laura Knowlson takes a closer look at Make It York and how it plans to improve the fortunes of York's economy.
12:59pm Wednesday 20th May 2015
A YORK business-woman who created a chocolate-based venture built on the city’s confectionery heritage has been shortlisted in the Director of the Year awards.
9:00am Wednesday 20th May 2015
York’s St Leonard’s Hospice has appointed Dawn Clements as director of fundraising.
1:06pm Wednesday 20th May 2015
BUSINESS owners in York's city centre are being invited to find out more about plans for a Business Improvement District (BID) in York.
1:04pm Wednesday 20th May 2015
CONSTRUCTION businesses in York that are interested in supplying products and services required for the building of the York Community Stadium and Leisure Complex scheme are being invited to attend a ‘Meet the Buyer’ event.
11:29am Tuesday 19th May 2015
YORK music retailer Gear4Music has announced plans to float on AIM in a bid to raise capital to further develop its online sales.
8:55pm Monday 18th May 2015
MORE than 120,000 Bettys customers have been warned that their personal details may have been accessed following an unprecedented data breach.
11:27am Tuesday 19th May 2015
DELEGATES from across the north of England descended on York yesterday as the city hosts a programme of events to mark International Coaching Week.
11:25am Tuesday 19th May 2015
AN East Yorkshire transport company is celebrating after more than doubling turnover in two years after targeting new sectors.
11:25am Tuesday 19th May 2015
A TEMPERATURE controlled distribution company has swapped frozen food for foliage after taking on an unusual assignment this week.
11:53am Monday 18th May 2015
WORK completed by a York digital design agency has won national acclaim after the visitor experience it created was named a winner in the UK heritage award.
11:40am Monday 18th May 2015
YORK based estate agency group Hunters has added 23 branches to its national network through the acquisition of another firm.
11:50am Monday 18th May 2015
A MALTON interior designer has been appointed to add the finishing touches to a £3.75 million scheme to transform a former 1920's car showroom and warehouse into ten apartments.
8:02am Saturday 16th May 2015
BUSINESSES in North Yorkshire have been warned about a new scam.
9:23am Saturday 16th May 2015
NETWORK Rail's York Campus and a contemporary housing development in the heart of city triumphed over 43 of region's most impressive property schemes last night.
11:46am Friday 15th May 2015
A YORK based property investment group has acquired two high profile city centre building including the £2.4 million riverside Bonding Warehouse and the York County Court premises.
11:42am Friday 15th May 2015
A YORK based software company has made the top ten in a list of the 100 UK small and medium sized business with the fastest growth in international sales.
5:05pm Thursday 14th May 2015
PLANNING officers who have spent four years examining proposals for a £1.5 billion fertiliser mine in a national park have indicated they will not recommend whether the scheme should be approved.
10:27am Thursday 14th May 2015
A YORK firm which created a software solution to meet food information regulations in the bakery industry has rebranded its product to meet unexpected demand from across the food sector.
9:26am Thursday 14th May 2015
YORK housebuilding firm Shepherd Homes is being sold as the historic family-run Shepherd Group continues to downsize and restructure operations.
10:20am Thursday 14th May 2015
YORK family business Riccall Care is celebrating after being named as a finalist in their second national awards this year.
10:11am Thursday 14th May 2015
INVESTMENT plans are being put in motion at a York children's nursery following growth of the business.
10:09am Thursday 14th May 2015
A PRIVATE hospital in York has been named as one of the top performing in the UK.
11:08am Wednesday 13th May 2015
NORTH Yorkshire power giant Drax has undergone a restructure following growth of the business as it continues its £700 million project to shift away from coal burning.
10:55am Wednesday 13th May 2015
A BRITISH food export company on the outskirts of York is looking to open its first overseas store after appointing a sales team in the Middle East.
10:53am Wednesday 13th May 2015
NEXT week The Press launches it Business Awards, marking the 25th anniversary year of the competition. Business editor Laura Knowlson revisits the only firm in the city to have been named Business of the Year twice.
8:36am Wednesday 13th May 2015
HOUSEBUILDING on a former York school site has ground to a halt after a company went bust.
11:06am Wednesday 13th May 2015
INDEPENDENT Yorkshire food producers are heading to York for a suppliers event at one of the city's Tesco stores.
10:59am Wednesday 13th May 2015
ACCOUNTANTS and business advisers JWPCreers has expanded its Corporate Finance Department with the appointment of a new senior manager Nick Barker.
2:30pm Tuesday 12th May 2015
YORK medical device specialist Tissue Regenix has posted an expected pre-tax loss of £8.4 million as it continues to invest in the commercialisation of technologies.
2:27pm Tuesday 12th May 2015
LAND Rover Defender specialist Twisted Automotive has signed a British racing driver as its international brand ambassador.
11:02am Tuesday 12th May 2015
ONE of the most famous products to be manufactured in York is to undergo a temporary rebrand as KitKat gets a new name.
11:28am Monday 11th May 2015
A PLEA for stability and a call to equip young people with skills has been made by business leaders in York as they outline their hopes for the incoming Government.
11:25am Monday 11th May 2015
YORK’S only five-star hotel is celebrating the fifth anniversary since it opened following a £25 million project.
11:21am Monday 11th May 2015
SCIENTISTS and researchers will be descending upon York this summer as the city hosts an international bioeconomy conference.
9:50am Friday 8th May 2015
THE family behind a landscaping business on the outskirts of York has diversified with a new venture to target a growing trend in cycling tourism.
9:42am Friday 8th May 2015
A YORK graduate has combined a love of food and technology to create his new online venture.
9:37am Friday 8th May 2015
A NETWORK for Yorkshire-based PAs is preparing to host its first ever regional awards.
8:12am Friday 8th May 2015
THE way is clear for Sainsbury's to open a huge new store on York's outskirts after the final planning obstacle was removed.
9:48am Friday 8th May 2015
THE firm planning to build a mine for plant fertiliser minerals in North Yorkshire has agreed a partnership with a mining equipment and services provider.
7:00am Friday 8th May 2015
A FAMILY-RUN tailor's shop in York is to close after 65 years in business.
10:00am Thursday 7th May 2015
A GROUP which aims to create a national reputation for York as the “coaching capital of the UK” is preparing to welcome delegates from across the country as it hosts a programme of events for International Coaching Week.
9:57am Thursday 7th May 2015
PLANS to build a 1,000-job potash mine have received support from a senior food industry figure.
9:56am Thursday 7th May 2015
FROM two wheels to four, a North Yorkshire bus manufacturer played a part in the inaugural Tour de Yorkshire.
9:58am Thursday 7th May 2015
A MAJOR North Yorkshire housing development has been left in limbo following the collapse of construction firm Southdale.
2:24pm Wednesday 6th May 2015
A COMPANY specialising in the production of handmade bricks has completed an order for more than 20,000 bricks as part of the £8 million redevelopment of York's art gallery.
1:44pm Wednesday 6th May 2015
FOLLOWING the success of the inaugural Tour de Yorkshire business editor Laura Knowlson looks at the economic impact of major sporting events in York.
12:26pm Wednesday 20th May 2015
Exporting is undergoing a steady shift from being the province of mature, large manufacturing businesses to a mainstream commercial activity embraced, virtually from start-up, by entrepreneurs from any background.
10:49am Wednesday 13th May 2015
PROVISIONS in the Immigration Act 2014 mean that residential landlords will have to check that their prospective tenants have a right to live and occupy premises in the UK before a tenancy is entered into.
8:00am Wednesday 20th May 2015
At the age of 47, David Twiddle has more than 25 years’ experience of both working in, and advising, high-growth entrepreneur-led and family owned businesses.
11:02am Wednesday 13th May 2015
A WORK experience stint at an estate agents at the age of 16 turned out to be the catalyst that propelled Toby Cockcroft into a career in property.