12:52pm Friday 27th February 2015
NORTH Yorkshire and East Riding of Yorkshire's strengths in the food and drink industry have been recognised as five local businesses are selected as Food Stars as part of a new national initiative.
12:27pm Friday 27th February 2015
A YORK woman who is director general of the Institute of Export has received an OBE for services to business.
12:49pm Friday 27th February 2015
TIME is running out for investors, entrepreneurs and students with a passion for science and technology to register for this year's Venturefest Yorkshire.
12:32pm Friday 27th February 2015
THE parent company behind the York Dungeon visitor attraction has reported rising revenues in its first year as a public-traded company.
12:30pm Friday 27th February 2015
RETAILERS in York's city centre are being invited to a networking event to talk about issues affecting business.
12:37pm Thursday 26th February 2015
A RYEDALE delicatessen has been named as Britain's best small shop.
12:20pm Thursday 26th February 2015
BUSINESSES in York are being urged to pick up the gauntlet and join the fight to get the city's outer ring road dualled.
12:16pm Thursday 26th February 2015
JEWELLERY retailer Ogdens of Harrogate is opening its second store in York after reporting success at The Little Diamond Shop in Lendal.
11:58am Thursday 26th February 2015
A BUSINESS competition held in York to seek out future accountancy talent saw a team from Harrogate Grammar School walk away with the prize.
12:03pm Thursday 26th February 2015
YORK convenience store company Costcutter has appointed a media agency as part of a new operations and marketing strategy.
11:56am Thursday 26th February 2015
YORK mutual healthcare society Benenden has marked the structural completion of a £45 million redevelopment at its hospital.
12:53pm Wednesday 25th February 2015
THE company behind North Yorkshire power station Drax has reported an increase in pre-tax profits of more than 400 per cent but warns of a challenging year ahead.
9:53am Wednesday 25th February 2015
A NEW business group has been set up in Pickering to promote the town and showcase its facilities to a wider area.
12:46pm Wednesday 25th February 2015
A FUNDING request for £25,000 of local authority money is being made to support plans for a Business Improvement District in York.
12:50pm Wednesday 25th February 2015
A YORK-based estate agency group has revealed plans to raise £2.5 million through a float on AIM as it looks to grow its network to 500 branches by 2020.
12:48pm Wednesday 25th February 2015
YORK veterinary medicine specialist Animalcare is on track for a year of growth following an increase in revenues to almost £7 million.
1:28pm Tuesday 24th February 2015
YORK housebuilder Persimmon has reported soaring profits from revenues of £2.6 billion following what bosses have described as an "improved supply of higher loan to value mortgages at compelling interest rates".
9:40am Tuesday 24th February 2015
A NEW care business has been launched after an entrepreneur befriended a care worker who looked after her mother.
9:22am Tuesday 24th February 2015
PLANS to bolster York’s tourism industry by increasing its international appeal will take a major step forward when the city is presented to 260 world-wide travel buyers from 40 countries.
9:18am Tuesday 24th February 2015
AN organisation set up to support and promote the professional service sector in York has expanded its board with three new appointments.
9:15am Tuesday 24th February 2015
A YORK-based holiday specialist is celebrating three national award wins alongside investment in its customer service team.
9:38am Tuesday 24th February 2015
SELBY MP Nigel Adams has visited a beautician to find out how a start-up grant enabled her to turn a one bedroom flat into a salon.
9:25am Tuesday 24th February 2015
A YORK-based building restoration specialist is anticipating awards success after seeing several of its projects shortlisted in this year’s RICS Pro Yorkshire Awards.
9:36am Tuesday 24th February 2015
A WIND turbine specialist has been awarded a national industry accolade in recognition of a year which saw the firm install 66 farm-scale turbines across the country.
9:28am Tuesday 24th February 2015
NATIONAL travel operator Jet2holidays has reported its biggest ever rise in passenger numbers at York’s nearest airport.
9:10am Tuesday 24th February 2015
“HOW To Tackle Tricky Staffing Issues” is the latest topic on the menu at Northallerton’s lunch break seminar next month.
9:31am Tuesday 24th February 2015
A KITCHEN and furniture manufacturer has completed a contract to create a new oak reception desk for a local North Yorkshire school.
12:34pm Monday 23rd February 2015
A MEDICAL supplier which moved into new premises less than two years ago has already had to open a new warehouse facility following "phenomenal" growth of the business.
12:31pm Monday 23rd February 2015
A NORTH Yorkshire country inns group is adding a new brand to its portfolio with a £10,000 investment at its Helperby site.
12:29pm Monday 23rd February 2015
HORTICULTURE experts from around the world descended upon Selby for the opening of a new research glasshouse where crops are being grown all year round under LED lights.
9:09am Monday 23rd February 2015
A NEW style of headphones invented by a York speaker specialist has enabled a teenager to hear stereo sound for the first time in his life.
11:05am Saturday 21st February 2015
BUSINESSES in York can get help with parking problems and their employees’ travel options, thanks to the iTravel project.
3:47pm Friday 20th February 2015
ALMOST 450 jobs near Selby are at risk under plans to close a salad distribution site following the loss of a major supermarket contract.
9:18am Friday 20th February 2015
ICE cream production in North Yorkshire is proving to be a growing industry as a York manufacturer secures its first export order and the region hosts a national conference.
9:16am Friday 20th February 2015
STAFF at York mutual healthcare business Benenden have voted for which charities to support throughout 2015.
9:14am Friday 20th February 2015
A YORK video and sound specialist is positioned to bid for further NHS contracts after winning approval as a supplier.
9:11am Friday 20th February 2015
THE progress of a York research centre which uncovers commercial value from waste has been praised by science minister Greg Clark.
9:51am Friday 20th February 2015
PLANS to create 5,000 new jobs and 5,000 new homes in the region are moving forward after a Government minister visited York to sign over £122 million worth of funding.
12:39pm Thursday 19th February 2015
EXPORTING is to be made more accessible for businesses in York as overseas trade specialist Chamber International opens an office in the city and launches a new initiative to aid travel.
12:36pm Thursday 19th February 2015
STAFF training has gone overseas for garage Reynolds of Selby as the business celebrates its 20th anniversary.
12:34pm Thursday 19th February 2015
THE next stage in the project to build a billion pound potash mine in North Yorkshire has been undertaken as documents are submitted to address environmental concerns.
12:30pm Thursday 19th February 2015
BUSINESSES looking to recruit an apprentice are being given the chance to exhibit at a recruitment event in York.
12:28pm Thursday 19th February 2015
BEER brewed at a North Yorkshire monastery will be available to train passengers for the first time following a new partnership with York-headquartered Grand Central Rail.
12:31pm Thursday 19th February 2015
ADMINISTRATORS who took over a North Yorkshire kitchen company last month have sold part of the business.
1:28pm Wednesday 18th February 2015
HARROGATE Spring Water has announced it has signed a three-year deal with Ascot Racecourse to be its official spring water supplier.
1:25pm Wednesday 18th February 2015
THE York-based operator behind one of Scotland’s top tourist attractions is investing half a million pounds in the site as it works towards doubling its portfolio within the next five years.
1:23pm Wednesday 18th February 2015
A YORK apprentice is in the running for a national award after scooping a regional title in recognition of his “outstanding performance”.
1:21pm Wednesday 18th February 2015
COLLEAGUES at a building society branch in York are celebrating award success.
11:20am Wednesday 18th February 2015
FIVE building schemes in York are in the running for trophies at this year’s RICS Pro Yorkshire Awards.
1:27pm Wednesday 18th February 2015
A YORK-based fancy-dress specialist is set for further expansion following the sale of its original premises in the city.
12:58pm Tuesday 3rd February 2015
THERE’S a real buzz around the university this month as we prepare for Venturefest Yorkshire on March 12.
12:57pm Tuesday 3rd February 2015
THE possibility a departing employee might seek to exploit highly confidential information when he resigns is a potential threat to many firmsbusinesses. After all, such “trade secrets” may be as valuable to a company as its physical assets, the theft of which would not be tolerated.
11:53am Tuesday 3rd February 2015
WITH the announcement that the York, North Yorkshire and East Riding (YNYER) Local Enterprise Partnership has secured an extra £12.1 million to be invested in the area between 2016 and 2021, in addition to the £110.1 million in its original deal, things are looking good for home-grown businesses with growth ambitions.
11:21am Tuesday 13th January 2015
Danny Longbottom, BT Business, managing director for UK SMEs