2:56pm Wednesday 1st April 2015
YORK credit card insurer CPP has seen its underlying operating performance move out of the red following a year of "significant challenges".
2:24pm Wednesday 1st April 2015
IT has been two and a half years since Bermuda-incorporated insurance provider Hiscox announced it had selected York as the home for a new flagship UK office, bringing 500 jobs to the city.
2:46pm Wednesday 1st April 2015
A LOGISTICS firm which started life as a one van operation in the 1980's has moved into a new warehouse as the venture expands into archive storage.
2:37pm Wednesday 1st April 2015
YORK is to host its first ever dedicated e-commerce conference in a bid to unite online traders in the North of England.
2:34pm Wednesday 1st April 2015
A DESIGNER has launcher her own venture after spotting a gap in the market for vintage style lingerie items inspired by the 1920s and 1930s.
2:31pm Wednesday 1st April 2015
YORK tent and teepee specialist PapaKåta is relocating its headquarters to larger premises alongside plans to open a base in the south as its nationwide customer base grows.
2:27pm Wednesday 1st April 2015
A NEW regional director has been appointed for the North & Midlands arm of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors to oversee the Yorkshire and Humber region.
2:49pm Wednesday 1st April 2015
YORK based purchasing company Beacon, which helps businesses in the hospitality, leisure and healthcare sectors grow their profitability, has announced the appointment of Tennant Hilditch as its new director of Sales as part of its continued investment in the growth of the company.
2:43pm Wednesday 1st April 2015
A WINE bar and restaurant in the centre of Harrogate has re-opened after an extensive six-figure refurbishment.
2:42pm Wednesday 1st April 2015
THE man behind the launch of Ireland's first free online music streaming service is bringing his technology knowledge after being appointed as project director for software development and product design company Isotoma.
2:38pm Wednesday 1st April 2015
A SENIOR associate solicitor at a York firm has become an accredited member of the Action Against Medical Accidents (AvMA) Specialist Clinical Negligence Panel.
2:29pm Wednesday 1st April 2015
NORTH Yorkshire bus manufacturer Optare has helped to create London's first all electric route.
2:44pm Wednesday 1st April 2015
YORK PR and communications agency The Partners Group has been appointed by an insurance broker to support its ambitious growth plans.
2:28pm Wednesday 1st April 2015
A NORTH Yorkshire egg supplier is predicting a 12 per cent increase in sales over the Easter period through its contract with supermarket giant Asda.
12:37pm Tuesday 31st March 2015
A TOTAL of £431 million of European funding has been allocated to the region to support economic growth and job creation.
12:35pm Tuesday 31st March 2015
ONE of York’s largest independent fine-china and crystal specialists has teamed up with a marketing and PR agency in the city for a new digital and social media programme.
12:33pm Tuesday 31st March 2015
AN EAST Yorkshire businessman is building on the success of his coastal farm shop and café by opening of a second site at a stately home in the Yorkshire Wolds.
12:31pm Tuesday 31st March 2015
A HARROGATE landowner has completed the sale of a one-acre plot in Follifoot to an affordable housing developer.
1:58pm Monday 30th March 2015
DISCOUNT retail chain Home Bargains has opened its second shop in York.
12:07pm Monday 30th March 2015
THE man leading insurance giant Aviva's York-based business is leaving the company after more than 16 years.
12:06pm Monday 30th March 2015
HUNDREDS of businessmen and women descended upon the National Railway Museum for York and North Yorkshire Chamber of Commerce's annual dinner.
12:05pm Monday 30th March 2015
Langleys Solicitors has announced that David Thompson has been unanimously re-elected as the firm’s managing partner.
12:03pm Monday 30th March 2015
A YORK-based dental surgeon at cosmetic dentistry practice Andrea Ubhi has won a national industry award.
12:02pm Monday 30th March 2015
A NEW franchisee recruitment service has been launched by East Yorkshire public relations and marketing consultancy Verrill PR.
11:57am Monday 30th March 2015
A PROJECT to improve the quality of grains and wheat is being undertaken by Nestlé's Product Technology Centre.
8:51am Monday 30th March 2015
A NEW £10m fund to encourage international tourists to visit the North of England, has been announced by government.
1:09pm Saturday 28th March 2015
A RETAIL park has scooped one of the biggest customer service awards on the eve of its first anniversary.
12:30pm Friday 27th March 2015
A YORK retailer has received an award from the Prime Minister in recognition of his work to strengthen the fortunes of one of the city's high streets.
12:23pm Friday 27th March 2015
A CONFERENCE dedicated to York's digital industry is returning for a second year next month.
12:21pm Friday 27th March 2015
SMALL businesses in Yorkshire are being warned not to be left behind by missing out on opportunities online.
12:14pm Friday 27th March 2015
A VOUCHER scheme offering business grants of up to £3,000 to access high speed broadband has been extended.
3:48pm Thursday 26th March 2015
THE final nail in the coffin has been dealt to Kellingley Colliery after the Government announced it will not provide funding to keep the coal pit open for a further three years.
10:45am Thursday 26th March 2015
THE proposed £9.3 million redevelopment of York's historic Guildhall is moving forward as architects are invited to bid for the project.
10:24am Thursday 26th March 2015
YORK has some of the healthiest high streets in the UK, according to a new report by the Royal Society for Public Health.
12:28pm Thursday 26th March 2015
A NEW company which is being created to boost economic development in York is being tasked with creating 700 jobs, supporting 500 businesses and attracting 250 investment enquiries over a three year period.
12:13pm Thursday 26th March 2015
A BOUTIQUE hostel in York's city centre has been voted the best hostel in the UK for a second consecutive year.
12:09pm Thursday 26th March 2015
THE planning team of a Yorkshire wind turbine specialist is celebrating after securing consent for three separate farm-scale installations worth more than £1 million in just one week.
11:03am Wednesday 25th March 2015
A RECORD year for hotel occupancy has been reported in York as 2014 saw the city enjoy its best summer and a strong festive finish to the year.
12:11pm Thursday 26th March 2015
A TADCASTER-based first aid training provider says it is on course to double its turnover this year.
12:06pm Thursday 26th March 2015
A YORK based estate agency group which has grown to be the sixth largest in the UK has added a property management firm to its portfolio.
12:03pm Thursday 26th March 2015
A MENTORING scheme will be on offer for the first time at Yorkshire Business Market this year.
12:37pm Wednesday 25th March 2015
NORTH Yorkshire cheese producers are growing their presence overseas as figures reveal UK diary exports have hit a record high.
9:38am Wednesday 25th March 2015
THE Government has yet to make a convincing case as to why the £50 billion HS2 high-speed rail project is necessary, a highly critical report by a House of Lords committee has said.
12:38pm Wednesday 25th March 2015
FORMER athlete and broadcaster Steve Cram was guest of honour at the 50th anniversary dinner of the York Institute of Chartered Accountants.
11:31am Wednesday 25th March 2015
A COMPANY set up to sell former Yorkshire Water properties is spearheading three new developments in North Yorkshire.
10:06am Tuesday 24th March 2015
A RESEARCH agency which has helped to shape Government, local authority and business policies has celebrated its 25th anniversary with a move to new offices in York.
10:03am Tuesday 24th March 2015
A YORK firm of solicitors has been appointed by national insurer NFU Mutual to its main legal panel for England and Wales.
9:44am Tuesday 24th March 2015
TALKS are being held to establish who is liable for work to replace bolts on London’s second-tallest building which has so far cost a North Yorkshire firm nearly £1 million.
9:36am Tuesday 24th March 2015
A CONFERENCE originally founded by a York business to help customers understand its software has this year attracted more than 300 delegates and a line-up of high-profile speakers.
9:33am Tuesday 24th March 2015
A TRAINING and interpretation business set up with support from the Government’s Enterprise Allowance Scheme has been visited by Selby MP Nigel Adams.
2:19pm Wednesday 1st April 2015
I’VE been president for 14 months, and the Chamber team – especially Susie in York – have been endlessly supportive and responsive.
2:28pm Tuesday 3rd March 2015
A decade ago, we welcomed a boom in graduate recruitment, with the number of vacancies for university leavers increasing annually by more than ten per cent.
2:52pm Wednesday 1st April 2015
Family lawyer Margaret Simpson co-founded Silk Family law five years ago, and now looks after 25 staff spread across consulting rooms in York and London, and offices near Scotch Corner and Newcastle.
12:04pm Tuesday 3rd March 2015
STEVE WAUD is the fund director for the Business Enterprise Fund (BEF). Based in Bradford,the organisation last year celebrated its tenth anniversary, and next month will mark the first anniversary of its office in York.