12:03pm Friday 17th April 2015
A SENSE of business “optimism and opportunity” is being felt as York Science Park welcomes three new start-up ventures.
12:02pm Friday 17th April 2015
YORK credit card insurer CPP has appointed an interim chief executive following the departure of Brent Escott in February.
12:00pm Friday 17th April 2015
YORK housebuilder Persimmon has reported an “encouraging” start to 2015 with forward sales totalling £2 billion.
11:56am Friday 17th April 2015
A KEY part of the York Potash project, which aims to create a billion-pound mine in the North York Moors, has been recommended for planning approval.
12:16pm Thursday 16th April 2015
FROM Chinese and Indian to pizza or fish and chips, York’s takeaway food offering may seem to be well covered – however two young brothers have found a gap in the market for their growing venture.
12:14pm Thursday 16th April 2015
A MALTON-BASED web design business has expanded into a former church.
12:11pm Thursday 16th April 2015
A YORK engineering firm has scooped a £10,000 prize after its system for tracking trains won a national innovation award.
2:53pm Wednesday 15th April 2015
COMPANIES in Taiwan are looking to invest in, acquire and form joint ventures with science and technology businesses in York and North Yorkshire.
2:35pm Wednesday 15th April 2015
A NORTH Yorkshire brewery has secured a contract to supply beer to P&O Cruises newest ship.
2:31pm Wednesday 15th April 2015
THE latest stage of a £500,000 contract to provide an interactive conference recording and playback system for a global pharmaceutical company in the US has been completed by York-based Saville Audio Visual.
12:31pm Wednesday 15th April 2015
Business editor LAURA KNOWLSON speaks to former York St John student David Young about tuning into the world of business with his Theremin Bollards invention. He has attracted major interest from museums after freeing sound from touch.
2:37pm Wednesday 15th April 2015
A CITY centre hotel has been ranked as having the fastest internet connection among its counterparts in York.
2:33pm Wednesday 15th April 2015
RYEDALE cable cleat manufacturer Ellis has secured a second specification for a National Grid project that is ensuring the continuation of a safe and secure electricity supply to Greater Manchester.
12:33pm Wednesday 15th April 2015
AN expanding interiors business in Harrogate has unveiled its new £100,000 showroom.
2:39pm Wednesday 15th April 2015
YORK law firm Langleys Solicitors has named commercial property specialist Tim Cross as its head of Commercial Law. Mr Cross, who is also head of the Commercial Property Unit, has more than 20 years’ experience of commercial property transactions and has been part of the firm’s management team for two years.
2:50pm Wednesday 15th April 2015
A TIMBER company is bringing its celebratory roadshow to York as the firm marks 175 years in business.
2:43pm Wednesday 15th April 2015
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12:37pm Tuesday 14th April 2015
A YORK mum and market trader who has invented a new toothbrush for babies has scooped three industry awards as her product reaches a new market in the Far East.
12:34pm Tuesday 14th April 2015
GROWING law firm Newtons Solicitors has expanded its North Yorkshire team with three new solicitor appointments.
12:32pm Tuesday 14th April 2015
A SELBY firm specialising in gluten-free foods has made the shortlist of a national awards for produce made for people with restricted diets.
12:31pm Tuesday 14th April 2015
THE management team of Harrogate-based Cicada Communications has taken over the business from founder Di Burton.
10:34am Tuesday 14th April 2015
A NORTH Yorkshire company that specialises in modifying Land Rover Defenders has invested £7 million in new vehicles to secure its future product pipeline.
10:51am Tuesday 14th April 2015
THE Shambles Market has unveiled a new website to provide up-to-date information on stalls available throughout the week.
10:27am Monday 13th April 2015
A YORK-based printing company has made a £100,000 capital investment in new machinery to meet a growing demand for digital services.
10:24am Monday 13th April 2015
A YORK brewery has teamed up with its US counterpart to create a new beer crafted from more than 100 years of combined brewing expertise.
10:21am Monday 13th April 2015
A CARE company says it is looking to create up to 100 new jobs in and around North Yorkshire to meet the demand of the UK’s ageing population.
10:19am Monday 13th April 2015
YORK-based Portasilo, which specialises in the design and manufacture of bulk material handling systems has been shortlisted in a new industry awards scheme for its export success.
7:19am Saturday 11th April 2015
ONE of York's oldest shops is about to close after almost 120 years in the city.
11:11am Friday 10th April 2015
A SPINOUT software company from the University of York is applying for funding to develop its core product ahead of plans to expand into the biotech market in San Diego.
11:10am Friday 10th April 2015
A GEORGIAN townhouse once used as lodging by visiting judges to York has been converted in a hotel.
11:07am Friday 10th April 2015
BUSINESSES in York are being given access to open data, bringing together information from public, private and third sector organisations.
11:02am Friday 10th April 2015
THE new manager of a Northallerton opticians and hearing care branch is the youngest in the company’s 170-strong community network.
4:57pm Thursday 9th April 2015
A RESTRUCTURE within one of York's largest employers Shepherd Group has resulted in the threat of jobs losses for its construction arm as bosses look to downsize the business.
11:36am Thursday 9th April 2015
A DIRECTOR with one of York's largest technology companies is retiring after 45 years as the firm prepares to announced record trading results.
11:33am Thursday 9th April 2015
MALTON has been named as a food enterprise zone (FEZ) – one of only six in the country.
11:32am Thursday 9th April 2015
A SENIOR civil engineer from York has been awarded membership of the Institute of Civil Engineers (ICE).
11:30am Thursday 9th April 2015
GLOBAL chocolate brand Nestlé which has its UK confectionary headquarters in York has been rewarded for its attitude towards fork lift safety.
12:35pm Wednesday 8th April 2015
A SECURITY firm which employs more than 130 people across Yorkshire has revealed ambitions to open an office in York after winning another contract in the city.
12:12pm Wednesday 8th April 2015
THE Chapter of York has appointed a new firm to manage the entire property investment portfolio of York Minster.
12:03pm Wednesday 8th April 2015
OWNERSHIP of a power tool business established more than 40 years ago in York has passed on to the grandchildren of the founding director.
11:46am Wednesday 8th April 2015
LAST month York hosted its annual technology conference Venturefest, awarding prize packages worth £63,000 to innovative ventures through its Investment Competition and Innovation Showcase award. Business Editor Laura Knowlson is revisiting a previous York-based winner to find out how the business has grown since its Venturefest success.
12:33pm Wednesday 8th April 2015
HISTORIC Yorkshire drinks company Taylors of Harrogate will appear in office coffee machines across the country after partnering with global brand Mars Drinks.
12:10pm Wednesday 8th April 2015
EASTERN Europe and Turkey offers a myraid of opportunities for businesses in North Yorkshire looking to trade beyond the main EU markets of Germany, France and Italy according to export experts.
12:08pm Wednesday 8th April 2015
DIRECTORS of an East Yorkshire food network are encouraging local businesses to attend its Spring conference.
12:07pm Wednesday 8th April 2015
A NORTH Yorkshire hairdresser has created a new product to tackle safety problems surrounding hot hair styling tools.
9:00am Wednesday 8th April 2015
MEDICAL equipment supplier GBUK has welcomed a new non-executive director to its board as the company continues its expansion in the UK and internationally.
11:55am Wednesday 8th April 2015
AN independent bicycle retailer has invested £1 million in its two stores to increase stock levels to more than 1,000 bikes.
10:01am Tuesday 7th April 2015
PHILANTHROPIST millionaire Marcelle Speller – the founder of localgiving.com – is due to speak in York.
9:22am Tuesday 7th April 2015
THE new company set up to market York is to procure a six-month project to establish how to utilise the city’s UNESCO status to attract investment and boost business.
9:20am Tuesday 7th April 2015
A YORK firm of environmental consultants has won a regional award for its contribution towards flood risk management in East Yorkshire.
12:35pm Wednesday 15th April 2015
THE new Deregulation Act which received Royal Assent last month will, we are told, reduce the burden of legislation for businesses and individuals; one of its many provisions will impact upon residential landlords and tenants.
11:42am Wednesday 8th April 2015
YORK College has had a great run of apprenticeship graduation results recently.
2:47pm Wednesday 15th April 2015
Russell Turner joined Garbutt & Elliott (G&E) in 1999 having trained and qualified with Grant Thornton in Sheffield.
9:00am Wednesday 8th April 2015
Karen is one of two owners at York PR and marketing and communications agency The Partners Group, combining her role as board director with an account director role on client campaigns.