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3:59pm Thursday 12th December 2013
EXPORTS have increased by more than 50 per cent at the group behind the Harrogate Springwater brand.
3:56pm Thursday 12th December 2013
A YORK IT service provider is set to count the United Nations, The Student Loans Company and The Scottish Prison Service among its customers following the acquisition of a Glasgow-based firm.
11:43am Wednesday 11th December 2013
INSURANCE firm Hiscox could get the green light to start building its new £19 million offices in the centre of York next week.
9:10am Wednesday 11th December 2013
A NORTH Yorkshire hotel’s £300,000 new look has been unveiled after the work was completed in only four weeks.
8:47am Wednesday 11th December 2013
AN HISTORIC building close to York’s busiest shopping street could be turned into a 15-bedroom hotel.
8:43am Wednesday 11th December 2013
TWENTY-YEAR-OLD Fern Chisholm is not letting her age stand in the way of her entrepreneurial spirit.
8:41am Wednesday 11th December 2013
TWO York men have turned their passion into a fledgling business and come up with an innovative new piece of kit for the golf course.
12:20pm Tuesday 10th December 2013
DRAX’S journey into a low carbon future took a step forward yesterday as Energy Secretary Ed Davey opened the specialist biomass handling facilities built for the plant’s conversion to biomass boilers.
10:29am Tuesday 10th December 2013
NORTH YORKSHIRE traders have been given the chance to explain their “shop local” philosophy to Chancellor George Osborne.
8:33am Tuesday 10th December 2013
THE WORLD’S largest pair of horse sculptures are standing tall in Scotland – having started life in a North Yorkshire workshop.
12:53pm Monday 9th December 2013
A POTASH company aiming to build a £1.5 billion mine hopes to expand its global reach after visiting China to strengthen its order book.
12:54pm Monday 9th December 2013
SPECIALISING in a niche sector has served a York sports shop well during its 25 years in business.
9:57am Monday 9th December 2013
A GLIMPSE of how the former Terry’s chocolate factory in York is to be redeveloped has been unveiled by one of the firms behind the 270-home project.
10:11am Monday 9th December 2013
AN historic hall in York became a pop-up shopping mall as part of the city’s role in Small Business Saturday.
9:01am Monday 9th December 2013
AN UPMARKET burger chain which counts George Osborne among its fans will find out this week whether it can move into the centre of York.
8:44am Monday 9th December 2013
A series of festive activities are taking place this week thanks to employee-volunteering charity York Cares and some of the city’s biggest businesses.
12:48pm Monday 9th December 2013
A TEAM of students from York St John University have reached the semi-finals of the Universities Business Challenge.
12:48pm Monday 9th December 2013
A HARROGATE IT services provider has completed a deal with national retailer Evans Cycles.
10:52am Saturday 7th December 2013
SMALL and medium-sized businesses in York will be given the chance to get better broadband links through a £1 million voucher scheme to be launched early next year.
11:21am Friday 6th December 2013
SAFETY at a new nuclear power plant in China has been secured thanks to cable ties supplied by a North Yorkshire manufacturer.
11:19am Friday 6th December 2013
EVENTS have been organised across North Yorkshire to celebrate Small Business Saturday tomorrow.
9:43am Friday 6th December 2013
THE owners of York’s Christmas Angels shop say they fully intend to carry on trading – despite planners receiving an application for its conversion into a restaurant.
11:14am Friday 6th December 2013
A FINANCIAL director from York is celebrating after being named in the top 20 in the country.
3:41pm Thursday 5th December 2013
BUSINESS groups have welcomed today’s Autumn Statement though calls have been made for more support, especially for families.
2:35pm Thursday 5th December 2013
YORK’S BAFTA award-winning computer game design company has launched its latest game after turning to crowd funding for support.
2:31pm Thursday 5th December 2013
ALL seven employees at biotechnology firm Evocutis have been issued with redundancy notices as the business confirms it is in takeover talks.
2:30pm Thursday 5th December 2013
A YORK laboratory equipment manufacturer is expanding with a new office in the North East.
2:28pm Thursday 5th December 2013
AN agricultural machinery dealership dating back more than 100 years has secured a seven-figure finance deal after seeing turnover almost double since 2009.
2:27pm Thursday 5th December 2013
YORK-based Minster Law has revealed it is expanding into London.
1:02pm Thursday 5th December 2013
A DRIVE to support the high street was one of the main focuses of George Osborne’s Autumn Statement.
10:47am Thursday 5th December 2013
ENGLAND Rugby League coach Steve McNamara is heading to Pocklington as the TEDx initiative arrives in town.
9:42am Thursday 5th December 2013
THE food range at the new Monks Cross development in York is growing.
12:20pm Wednesday 4th December 2013
A LAW firm which has an office in York has closed suddenly.
9:48am Wednesday 4th December 2013
FORTY years in business is being celebrated at a York agricultural feed firm with a significant investment in new machinery.
9:43am Wednesday 4th December 2013
MANUFACTURERS in Yorkshire are returning to local production due to issues around quality, cost and delivery.
9:42am Wednesday 4th December 2013
NATWEST has outlined its intentions to support York’s house building ambitions at an event promoting access to finance.
9:13am Wednesday 4th December 2013
A CITY-CENTRE shopping centre could become the focus of any plans to boost York’s night-time economy by extending the hours stores stay open.
8:34am Wednesday 4th December 2013
A CASTING call to appear in one of Hollywood’s next blockbusters has been netted by a Whitby business.
11:59am Tuesday 3rd December 2013
THE NEW owners of Hudson House have revealed major refurbishment plans as they sign up their first tenants for the offices.
11:54am Tuesday 3rd December 2013
Sheppee International was crowned York Business Of The Year at the Press Business Awards last month. Also winning Large Business Of The Year and the Dare To Export award, Sheppee was this year the recipient of a Queen’s Award for Enterprise. Business editor Laura Knowlson visited Sheppee’s site at Elvington’s Airfield Business Park to find out what lies behind the machine manufacturer’s success.
11:48am Tuesday 3rd December 2013
A YORK hotel manager is enjoying promotion after becoming one of the UK’s first hotel management apprentices.
11:43am Tuesday 3rd December 2013
FESTIVITIES may start in December, but Christmas is pencilled into the business diary much further in advance. While we’re all used to tinsel and reindeer in October, preparations began far earlier in many industries. Business editor Laura Knowlson takes a look at the 365 days of Christmas and the boost they bring to York’s economy.
11:33am Tuesday 3rd December 2013
AN East Yorkshire company has cemented its bid to become a world leader in its field by investing in a new laser-marking machine.
11:31am Tuesday 3rd December 2013
DALE Power Solutions is positioned to surge ahead with its growth strategy after striking a deal to raise its banking facilities.
11:29am Tuesday 3rd December 2013
YORK is to be the home of a new legal office as a Hull law firm expands into the city.
11:22am Tuesday 3rd December 2013
COMMUNICATIONS technology specialist TeleWare has launched its products in the US in a move triggered by new legislation.
10:58am Tuesday 3rd December 2013
Businesses in York are being urged to plan in advance to avoid missing crucial payments over the Christmas holidays.
11:51am Tuesday 3rd December 2013
MALTON Foods has sold a majority stake in the business to Dutch food group Zwanenberg Food.
11:57am Tuesday 3rd December 2013
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2:59pm Monday 2nd December 2013
BROADBAND and phone provider Plusnet has appointed a new chief executive as Jamie Ford steps down after three and a half years.
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11:37am Tuesday 3rd December 2013
As you will have no doubt heard or read, starting from last October and going on through to 2018, every employer will need to have a qualifying pension scheme in place for their employees.
11:20am Tuesday 3rd December 2013
It is estimated that anything between 250,000 and one million workers are employed on zero hours contracts in the UK.
11:09am Tuesday 3rd December 2013
ONLINE sports retailer newitts.com is a fifth-generation family-owned business established in 1902.
9:59am Tuesday 5th November 2013
After working in property in England’s capital and a five-year stint on the other side of the world, David Waterhouse chose York for his own surveying firm.