SAVED - Ice cream maker & parlour avert closure threat - "I am just relieved and happy," says boss

York Press: CLOSING: Nicola Moore of Brymor Ice Cream which is closing down in February.  Picture: RICHARD DOUGHTY.

2:04pm Tuesday 27th January 2015

A famous North Yorkshire ice cream maker and parlour that was threatened with closure has been saved.

York stores demand action to boost city centre's evening economy

York Press:

9:58am Tuesday 27th January 2015

TRADERS are calling for action to boost York city centre's evening economy as retailers report "disappointing" and "flat" sales.

£1.7m housing plan for 19th-century York malting house

York Press: Pictured inside Clementhorpe Malting House, which will be transformed into six town house are, from left, Northminster Ltd managing director George Burgess and Northminster Ltd development surveyor Alastair Gill.

9:30am Tuesday 27th January 2015

A 19th CENTURY malting house which is one of only a few remaining in the country is the subject of a new £1.7 million housing development in York.

Innovative mum in competition finals

York Press: Claire Mitchell, founder of Chillipeeps

9:30am Tuesday 27th January 2015

A HARROGATE mother who created an innovative new product for the baby market is in the running to receive £30,000 worth of government support as part of a national competition.

Bike retailer puts new service plans into motion

York Press: How the bicycle got its spokes

9:29am Tuesday 27th January 2015

A YORK bike retailer is expanding the business's offering with the launch of a new coaching service for performance cyclists.

Coastal villages set to get financial boost

York Press: LIVING WHITBY / RHB:  The Dock at Robin Hoods Bay.  Picture:  Matt Clark (16976907)

9:29am Tuesday 27th January 2015

FUNDING to create more than 200 jobs on the Yorkshire coast has been secured as business projects in the region win a £3.7 million cash injection.

Firm takes a bite at overseas markets after finance package deal

York Press:

9:28am Tuesday 27th January 2015

A NORTH Yorkshire company which designs, manufactures and supplies dental implants across the world is set for expansion after securing a £1.5 million finance facility.

Chefs join the menu at Yorkshire Hotel Show

York Press: TV chef Stephanie Moon

9:28am Tuesday 27th January 2015

PLANS are coming together for the second annual Yorkshire Hotel Show as York prepares to welcome regional star chefs for the hospitality industry's event.

"How to" workshops to help online businesses

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9:27am Tuesday 27th January 2015

WORKSHOPS to help businesses guide customers to their websites are being staged for online companies in Hambleton.

More trains to run from York to London under new East Coast franchise deal

York Press:

10:15am Tuesday 27th January 2015

TRAIN bosses say more trains will run from York to London within five years, but more trains will also pass through York without stopping.

Inventors could win £13,000 prize package at this year's Venturefest

York Press: Chris Wilson

11:44am Monday 26th January 2015

INVENTORS and entrepreneurs are being given the chance to win a prize package worth £13,000 at this year's Venturefest in York.

Investment firm Commer Group takes stake in Bulldog Hotel Group

York Press:

11:37am Monday 26th January 2015

TADCASTER-based property investment company Commer Group has taken a 20 per cent stake in independent coaching inns operator the Bulldog Hotel Group.

Solicitor appointed to lead regional directors institute

York Press: Jonathan Oxley

11:33am Monday 26th January 2015

A LAWYER from a York firm of solicitors has been named as the new regional chairman for the Institute of Director's Yorkshire and Humber branch.

Portakabin ranked for financial security

York Press:

11:34am Monday 26th January 2015

A GLOBAL specialist in business information and financial risk analysis has awarded its highest ranking status to York-based Portakabin Group.

Royal York Hotel owners plan major overhaul

York Press:

10:20am Monday 26th January 2015

A HISTORIC York hotel is on track for a major overhaul taking it back to its Victorian heyday, if planning permission is granted.

DFS eyes up £1 billion flotation

York Press:

11:35am Monday 26th January 2015

YORKSHIRE based furniture retailer DFS is reported to be eyeing up a listing on the London stock market which would value the firm at £1 billion.

80 jobs to be axed at York company

York Press:

9:43am Saturday 24th January 2015

EIGHTY jobs are set to be axed at two York businesses as managers strive to cut costs and address 'very difficult' trading challenges.

Primark store to bring 151 jobs to York city centre as lease deal signed

York Press:

9:06am Saturday 24th January 2015

MORE than 150 retail jobs are being created in York's city centre as Primark completes a deal to move to the Coppergate Shopping Centre.

VIDEO: Used cooking oil to power national grid from new power station near Selby

York Press:

10:44am Saturday 24th January 2015

LEFT over cooking oil from full English breakfasts or fried fish and chips could be used to power homes across the country following the opening of a new power station near Selby.

Harrogate Hotel retains top accolade for third year

York Press:

11:00am Saturday 24th January 2015

A NORTH Yorkshire country house has held on to its title of the Best UK Hotel outside of London for the third consecutive year.

Potter Logistics celebrate landmark anniversary

York Press:

11:21am Friday 23rd January 2015

A TRANSPORT business which started out with one yellow lorry and now operates from six distribution centres with more than 300 staff is celebrating 50 years on the road.

Hunters estate agency celebrates advert’s television debut

York Press:

11:18am Friday 23rd January 2015

A YORK estate agency group which has grown from a single branch in the city to a nation wide franchise operation is celebrating the launch of its first television commercial.

Tissue Regenix raises £20m for new products

York Press: Antony Odell, managing director of Tissue Regenix

11:17am Friday 23rd January 2015

A YORK company specialising in regenerative medical supplies has raised £20 million to develop and launch new products following a share placing.

Drop-in session on apprenticeships

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11:16am Friday 23rd January 2015

INFORMATION about apprenticeships in York is being made available to young people and parents across the city.

Farewell to retiring solicitor after three decades at firm

York Press:

12:50pm Thursday 22nd January 2015

A YORK law firm is bidding farewell to a family solicitor who has served more than 33 years with the business.

Online opinions sought on bid for new village near Knaresborough

York Press: Paul Ellis, managing director of of The Skelwith Group

12:53pm Thursday 22nd January 2015

A YORK development company looking to build a new village on the outskirts of Knaresborough is continuing consultations into its 2,500 homes plan.

Wold Top Brewery team expands as business grows

York Press:

12:47pm Thursday 22nd January 2015

AN award-winning year has reached a head with the appointment of new staff members at a North Yorkshire Brewery.

Southdale in construction apprentice push

York Press: Southdale counstruction

1:01pm Thursday 22nd January 2015

CONSTRUCTION and development specialist Southdale is aiming to recruit 40 apprentices by the end of March.

New Premier Inn opens in Harrogate

York Press: Premier Inn

12:58pm Thursday 22nd January 2015

NATIONAL hotel chain Premier Inn has chosen Harrogate for the opening of its 688th hotel.

New rides help revenues reach bigger heights at Flamingo Land

York Press:

1:25pm Wednesday 21st January 2015

A RISE in turnover of almost 10 per cent at Flamingo Land has been attributed to the family run business's investment in new rides.

Uncertain future for Austin Reed group

York Press:

1:24pm Wednesday 21st January 2015

HIGH street fashion retailer Austin Reed Group has announced plans to close 31 stores through a company voluntary arrangement as it looks to secure the future of the business.

Former rugby player joins consultancy team

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1:20pm Wednesday 21st January 2015

A FORMER Rugby Union star has joined a new York-based company aimed at helping accelerate businesses performance through better use of technology.

Funding available for nuclear manufacturing

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1:19pm Wednesday 21st January 2015

MANUFACTURING businesses in North Yorkshire are being invited to bid for grants following a £1.5 million funding package to boost the nuclear sector.

Egg producer lays down investment in hen welfare

York Press: James Potter, left, and Adrian Potter together on the farm.

3:17pm Tuesday 20th January 2015

HEN welfare is at the heart of a £500,000 investment by a North Yorkshire egg producer as supermarket supply contracts lead to increasing demand.

Closing date nears for £50k technology event investment competition

York Press: Melanie Ellyard, chief operating officer at Aptamer Solutions, a previous winner of the Investment Competition.

3:16pm Tuesday 20th January 2015

START-UP entrepreneurs are being given the chance to win a £50,000 prize package and put their business in front of international and regional investors as preparations get under way for York's 12th Venturefest.

Bank funds new lease of life for White Swan Hotel

York Press: From left Richard Butterfield of Lloyds Bank and Michael Holford of Lawrence Hannah.

3:16pm Tuesday 20th January 2015

AN historic building in the centre of York has been renovated and brought back into use with the support of a £1.9 million loan from Lloyds Bank Commercial Banking.

Bus firm agrees pay deal for workers

York Press:

3:15pm Tuesday 20th January 2015

NORTH Yorkshire bus manufacturer Optare has agreed a three year pay and conditions deal with its operations employees who are represented by UNITE the Union.

Acomb garage closes after almost 30 years in business

York Press: Acomb Garage business owner John Richardson who is facing an uncertain future following the potential loss of access to his garage.
pic: Anthony Chappel-Ross (14304293)

8:28am Tuesday 20th January 2015

AN Acomb garage has closed its doors after almost 30 years in business.

Yorkshire machinery supplier exhibits sole UK import contract

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3:15pm Tuesday 20th January 2015

AN East Yorkshire farm machinery importer will showcase its new farm machinery range at the Yorkshire Agricultural Machinery Show (YAMS) next month.

Pork producer explores export opportunities in China

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3:15pm Tuesday 20th January 2015

THE parent company behind a £12 million pastry products factory in Norton has flown the flag for UK food and drink as part of a trade trip to China.

Business benefits of going green

York Press: Selby District Council - zxc

3:15pm Tuesday 20th January 2015

COMPANIES in Selby are being given the chance to find out more about how green technology can support growth and investment.

Regulation change created business opportunity

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3:14pm Tuesday 20th January 2015

CHANGES to the way the consumer credit industry is regulated has seen numbers stack up for a North Yorkshire compliance expert.

Shoplifting at a 10-year high says report

York Press:

10:08am Tuesday 20th January 2015

ORGANISED shoplifting gangs who target expensive items and steal in bulk have helped push the impact of theft on retailers to a ten-year high, according to new research.

1,500 jobs to go at Aviva

York Press:

4:53pm Monday 19th January 2015

INSURANCE giant Aviva, which employs 2,000 people in York, is to shed 1,500 jobs across its operations, it has announced.

International intelligence enlisted by life sciences firm OptiBiotix

York Press:

12:17pm Monday 19th January 2015

THREE international scientists have been appointed to lend their expertise to a York company looking to develop new compounds to tackle obesity, high cholesterol and diabetes.

New scheme for consumer feedback

York Press:

12:13pm Monday 19th January 2015

A HARROGATE businessman is hoping to attract national interest in his latest web-based scheme designed to offer a platform for consumer feedback.

Estate agents EweMove in accolade delight

York Press:

12:10pm Monday 19th January 2015

A NATIONAL award has been won by estate agents EweMove which arrived in York for the first time last year.

Riccall care home company in running for family title

York Press: Logo for Riccall Care

12:08pm Monday 19th January 2015

A FAMILY run care home business in York has been shortlisted for a national award.

Bumper business news section starts tomorrow

York Press: York Press logo - zxc

12:05pm Monday 19th January 2015

TOMORROW'S Press will feature a new look for business news on a Tuesday.

Employers urged to sign up to careers week at Selby College

York Press: Selby College

11:00am Monday 19th January 2015

EMPLOYERS are now able to book places at this year's Careers Week at Selby College.

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Doing business with a social conscience

York Press: Fay Treloar, director of Enterprise, Employability and Business Engagement

11:30am Tuesday 13th January 2015

Resolving to make a difference? Whether you love or loathe New Year’s resolutions, many of us are turning our minds to the things we want to achieve in business over the course of a new year.

Preparation the key to selling a business swiftly

York Press: Tony Farmer

11:28am Tuesday 13th January 2015

Can I realistically sell a business in six months? The simple answer is – yes, but ….


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11:21am Tuesday 13th January 2015

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York Press:

1:21pm Tuesday 2nd December 2014

RACHEL Kay co-founded landscape and forestry supplier Green-tech with her husband Richard 20 years ago.


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