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Owners of Malton Bacon Factory win top award

York Press:

6:00am Monday 26th September 2016

A LEADING supplier of meat to the country’s supermarkets has won a top award.

Still time to book for new event which gives food for thought in York

York Press: Judy Bell

9:22am Monday 26th September 2016

A NEW food and drink conference in York on Wednesday will feature inspirational stories and case studies about entering the market and starting a business in the sector.

York seminar on employment issues in the manufacturing sector

York Press: Mini Setty

8:41am Monday 26th September 2016

EMPLOYMENT issues in the manufacturing sector will come under the spotlight at a seminar in York hosted by Langleys Solicitors and Hays Recruitment.

Launch of loyalty card in a bid to boost local enterprise in West Yorkshire town

York Press: From left, Carol Newbury, Linley & Simpson Valuation Manager; Janine Hutchison, of Parkhill Veterinary Surgery; Lucy Dickinson, of Pretty in Paint; Steve Kilby, Linley & Simpson Wetherby Branch Manager; Julie Gray, of Kool Kidz and Becky Callicott, from W

7:04am Monday 26th September 2016

AN ESTATE agency has unveiled a new community initiative aimed at supporting fellow independent businesses.

York estate agency's joy over customer service award

York Press: York estate agency's joy over customer service award

6:12am Monday 26th September 2016

A YORK ‘hybrid’ estate agency has won an award for exceptional customer service.

Bus company says greener travel is ‘at heart of everything we do’

York Press: An electrifying milestone is being celebrated this week in York, as the First Bus electric vehicles have collectively driven one million kilometres, resulting in an equivalent CO2 emissions saving of 880 tons for the city. An electric bus from First York

5:48am Friday 23rd September 2016

A LEADING North Yorkshire bus manufacturer has reaffirmed its commitment to creating greener vehicles ahead of its annual general meeting next week.

New national property consultancy launched

York Press: The famous landmark chocolate factory of Terrys of York......Pic NIGEL HOLLAND.

2:47pm Thursday 22nd September 2016

A YORK-BASED firm has launched a new UK-wide property consultancy.

Expanding digital agency has a new home in York

York Press: Mill House, North Street

10:10am Thursday 22nd September 2016

DIGITAL agency Netsells has snapped up the final remaining suite at the newly renovated Mill House in North Street, York.

Trust praise as student scheme revives historic York building

York Press: Angie Creswick, Peter Addyman, June Hargreaves, Dr David Fraser, Tony Bowes, Chris Hale

9:25am Thursday 22nd September 2016

YORK Civic Trust has praised a new development near the city centre that will help to protect and enhance its architectural heritage by reviving an historic building.

Traders sent letters as York's A-board ban looms

York Press: A-boards on Fossgate. (15385891)

5:54pm Wednesday 21st September 2016

LETTERS are going out to the York city centre businesses which will be hit by a new ban on A-boards.

York-based counsellors encounter Brexit anxiety as staff ‘fear for their futures’

York Press: Julie Hughes

6:29am Wednesday 21st September 2016

THE Brexit vote has caused a sharp increase in stress levels amongst employees worried about their future prospects, according to a leading York-based counselling service - but only in the south of England.

Small Business Saturday bus to visit North Yorkshire

York Press: Small business Saturday bus

10:54am Wednesday 21st September 2016

THE Small Business Saturday bus is coming to North Yorkshire carrying the message ‘Small Business, Big Difference’

Company is on Cloud 9

York Press: MEET THE TEAM: Danny Lloyd, front-end developer; Joel Beverley, product manager and co-founder; James Lintern, product marketing and co-founder; Peter Bryant, customer care representative;Anna Roberts, digital marketing executive; and David Brandon, softw

8:43am Wednesday 21st September 2016

A YORK software company is celebrating a massive rise in revenue and launching the biggest product update in its history.


York Press: John Malia

8:06am Wednesday 21st September 2016

THE four-star Best Western Plus Dean Court Hotel has appointed John Malia as its new head chef for the award-winning DCH Restaurant.

Course's aim is to get small ventures noticed

York Press: Melissa Talago

7:51am Wednesday 21st September 2016

A ‘BUSINESS mum’ on a mission to help other small business owners and sole traders has created a new online course to teach them how to get in the press.

Choosing the apprenticeship path to career opportunities

York Press: Stage One apprentices

6:54am Wednesday 21st September 2016

THIS is a time of year traditionally associated with young people finishing school or college and entering the world of work.

Portakabin flying high with airline project and top award

York Press: Portkabin easyJet

5:59am Tuesday 20th September 2016

A LEADING York company is flying high after helping to create vital aircraft maintenance facilities and winning a national award.

Backing for town’s culinary celebration

York Press: T Soanes and Son

10:22am Tuesday 20th September 2016

AN EAST Yorkshire food festival has been given a boost thanks to a local enterprise.

Beauty spots ‘at risk’ without strong rural policies, business body warns

York Press: APRIL 4TH FARMING LEAD.Dorothy Fairburn, North regional director for the CLA..

8:36am Tuesday 20th September 2016

A GROUP which represents landowners and rural enterprises has warned that beauty spots in the north of England could be at risk if the Government does not ensure post-Brexit future funding for food, farming and the environment.

Interest shown in new homes from York developer

York Press: Sales executive Ann Wardell, Yorvik Homes, and Paul Taylor, construction manager, Yorvik Homes, at the entrance of the Temple Gate Development, Richmond.

12:31pm Monday 19th September 2016

YORK-BASED property developer Yorvik Homes has officially opened a new development of 32 two, three and four-bedroom family homes in a North Yorkshire town.

Prizewinner is working on top projects

York Press: Alistair Cochrane

8:44am Monday 19th September 2016

STEEL fabricator Pipe and Piling Supplies (PPS) has won a leading business award.

App that helps avoid danger is now more widely available

York Press: Vismo logo

7:24am Monday 19th September 2016

A GLOBAL tracking app which can be used to help avoid hazardous situations is now more widely available.

Hatching growth plan for North Yorkshire poultry enterprise

York Press: EGGS-PANSION SCHEME: Lindsey Wedgewood, Gordon Blackwood and Patrick Wedgewood with some feathered friends on the farm

5:47am Monday 19th September 2016

A NORTH Yorkshire poultry farm has embarked on ambitious plans to increase its bird production by a third.

Herriot TV stars turn out for 100th anniversary of author's birth

York Press: Alf Wight

11:42am Friday 16th September 2016

THE 100th anniversary of the birth of “James Herriot” is being marked with a black-tie dinner attended by cast members of the TV series based on his best-selling books.

Lots to learn at Welcome to Yorkshire business hub

York Press: Sir Gary Verity.

10:56am Friday 16th September 2016

SHARPENING social media skills and perfecting PR are just some of the workshops on offer for business owners at a major networking event later this month.

‘Important’ change to IT platform will cost £6.5m

York Press: The CPP office in Holgate Park in York.Picture : Garry Atkinson.

7:37am Friday 16th September 2016

YORK-BASED CPP Group says it intends to develop its own IT platform as part of its redesign of its operating structure.

York MP calls for investment in agri-food research

York Press: Julian Sturdy MP for York Outer

6:00am Friday 16th September 2016

YORK Outer's MP has urged the Government to support research.

York experts to lead global food resilience project

York Press:

2:24pm Thursday 15th September 2016

RESEARCHERS from the University of York have been awarded a £2.74 million grant to lead a new food resilience project.

Free event in York offers help on new pension rules

York Press: Free event in York offers help on new pension rules

5:37am Thursday 15th September 2016

INSURANCE and investment giant Aviva is offering help to small businesses to understand the latest rules on workplace pensions.

Deli's aim is a taste of success

York Press: Hunters of Helmsley

11:43am Thursday 15th September 2016

AN AWARD-WINNING Ryedale deli is celebrating being shortlisted for a regional accolade.

Weight-loss science ‘is supported’ by survey

York Press: Optibiotix chief executive Stephen O'Hara.

9:32am Thursday 15th September 2016

A YORK-BASED life sciences business working on compounds to help tackle problems such as obesity, high cholesterol and diabetes says an independent consumer survey “supports the science” behind its products.

North Yorkshire company is not sloe to celebrate its ten years of life on the hedge

York Press: Sloemotion anniversary

6:38am Thursday 15th September 2016

A RURAL business has been far from sloe in celebrating its decade of life on the hedge.

Back to 'school' to learn beer essentials

York Press: Back to 'school to learn beer essentials

5:57am Wednesday 14th September 2016

TWO family businesses have come together to give people the chance to go back to school - so they can learn how to brew their own craft beer.

We reveal The Press Business Awards finalists

York Press: Castle team at Scarborough

7:41am Wednesday 14th September 2016

TODAY we reveal the 28 enterprises and three individuals who have made the shortlist for The Press Business Awards 2016.

Jobs scene in city remains ‘buoyant’

York Press: Sara Farrar

5:27pm Wednesday 14th September 2016

EMPLOYMENT and recruitment remain buoyant in York as latest figures show a fall of 11 per cent in the city’s jobless total compared with last year.

Backing a vision of care and quality for opticians

York Press: Ruth Perrott using the latest Opitical Coherence Topography scanner at Vision Care Optometry.
Pictures: Richard Doughty Photography

12:28pm Wednesday 14th September 2016

AN ESTABLISHED business in York is backing the new Independents Code to help people identify the quality standard for independent opticians throughout the UK.


York Press: Howard Bonnett

10:59am Wednesday 14th September 2016

YORK legal firm Corries Solicitors Ltd has announced the promotion of Howard Bonnett to director.

Change at the top for county show

York Press: Simon Theakston, left, with Nick Lane Fox

9:24am Wednesday 14th September 2016

THE Yorkshire Agricultural Society is entering a new era, with Nick Lane Fox, pictured, of Bramham Park, replacing Simon Theakston as chairman.

Agency takes next step in expansion programme

York Press: Will Linley

7:08am Wednesday 14th September 2016

A YORK estate agency has acquired a long-established rival in the city as its expansion programme continues to gather pace.

Charity boost for its ability to help fund families

York Press: Family Fund

6:12am Tuesday 13th September 2016

A CHARITY that provides millions of pounds to families raising disabled or seriously ill children has made a major investment in its contact centre to meet growing needs.

Rewarding rural area’s best enterprises

York Press: Anna Lupton, from Carr House Farm B&B near Ampleforth has instigated a new business awards contest for Ryedale's many small businesses

10:21am Tuesday 13th September 2016

NOMINATIONS have opened for Ryedale’s first business awards event to recognise and celebrate great ventures in the North Yorkshire district.

Technology and tradition combine for a new partnership

York Press: left to right) Jonathan Edwards of Integral UK and Simon Cartwright Thompson of Mouseman.

7:37am Tuesday 13th September 2016

TECHNOLGY and tradition have come together in a new partnership.

Gaining ethical trust is a bright idea

York Press: Bethan Vincent

10:37am Monday 12th September 2016

KEEPING an eye on corporate ethics is the focus for a company which is bidding for glory in the Press Business Awards.

Caring home is ‘full of friendship and love’

York Press: Ray Hancock , founder and owner of Fulford Nursing Home with Elizabeth Hancock the Business Manager.

9:24am Monday 12th September 2016

A CARING venture which says it is “a home full of friendship and love” whose ethos is “your family, their friend”, is a contender in The Press Business Awards.

A rollercoaster start for ecommerce enterprise

York Press: The Allies website

6:03am Monday 12th September 2016

A NEW company which “builds and grows ecommerce businesses” is vying for two titles at The Press Business Awards.

'Impressive' results ‘build on track record’ of York-founded estate agents

York Press: Glynis Frew of Hunters

5:42am Friday 9th September 2016

A NATIONAL estate agents which was founded in York says it has shaken off Brexit ‘uncertainty’ with an ‘impressive’ trading update for the first six months of the year.

Portakabin says demand for off-site construction is rising in manufacturing sector

York Press: Yorkon Totally Wicked

12:52pm Friday 9th September 2016

THE York-based Portakabin Group is seeing a significant rise in demand for buildings in the manufacturing sector as more organisations look to expand their facilities using off-site construction.

Support grows for high street bid

York Press: BID: (l-r) Northallerton retail and business forum chairman Charles Barker, Richmond MP Rishi Sunak and BID steering committee chairman Lindsay Judd at an earlier stage in the consultation process

11:50am Friday 9th September 2016

AMBITIOUS plans to improve Northallerton’s High Street are being backed by high-profile business leaders ahead of the proposals going to a postal ballot.

Vikings land on new shores in grooming quest

York Press: Vikings land on new shores in grooming quest

10:49am Friday 9th September 2016

VIKINGS have landed on foreign shores once more - but this time their aim is not invasion and pillage but the pursuit of good grooming and to trade in all things beard related.

Hoping to be third time lucky

York Press: Terry and Rachel Lightfoot of TouchRight at their base at Hiscox Business Club

9:37am Friday 9th September 2016

YORK software company TouchRight Software has been shortlisted for the third time as a finalist in the Supplier of Technology category at the Negotiator Awards 2016.

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The right way to mix work and play

York Press: Please could you scan in for business? Ed Reid, The Alternative Board

6:03am Wednesday 21st September 2016

With Ed Reid, owner of The Alternative Board

Protecting your business from financial fraud

York Press: Zach Gray

6:51am Wednesday 14th September 2016

with Zach Gray, commercial director at DE Ford

Victoria Robinson, of The Art Market

York Press: Victoria Robinson

9:09am Wednesday 14th September 2016

VICTORIA Robinson has co-created art and design exhibitions and events for 15 years both in London and in her home county of Yorkshire.

David Leckie, co-founder of York-based Mind Matters, a national corporate counselling service

York Press: David Leckie

6:38am Wednesday 7th September 2016

DAVID Leckie is a great believer that a problem shared is a problem halved - a philosophy that has led to him building a national corporate counselling service.