7:53am Friday 6th March 2015
A TIMETABLE has been revealed to the opening of Primark's "eagerly awaited" first store in York.
12:25pm Friday 6th March 2015
NORTH Yorkshire power station operator Drax has acquired one of the UK's largest wood pellet distributors as the energy giant takes a share in the domestic bio-renewable market.
12:24pm Friday 6th March 2015
A YORK hotel's longest serving member of staff is "chequing out" for the final time as she retires from her accountancy role.
12:22pm Friday 6th March 2015
HARROGATE International Centre has announced its best financial result since 2009.
12:12pm Friday 6th March 2015
NEW jobs are heading to York as telecommunication giant BT announces plans to create 1,000 new apprenticeships and graduate jobs in the UK this year.
12:14pm Friday 6th March 2015
A YORK company specialising in regenerative medical supplies has seen one of its new products used for the first time on a patient.
9:43am Thursday 5th March 2015
THE York-headquartered East Coast mainline will be revolutionised after a five-year spell under public ownership, according to Virgin tycoon Sir Richard Branson.
9:21am Thursday 5th March 2015
YORK Press Business of the Year, Wold Top Brewery, has been named Britain’s Best Growth Story in a national competition.
9:40am Thursday 5th March 2015
A NORTH Yorkshire herbalist has launched her own skin care range as part of a business named after her two children.
9:38am Thursday 5th March 2015
A ROAD service company is set to expand its fleet of vehicles after securing a seven-figure finance package.
9:29am Thursday 5th March 2015
WRITER, broadcaster and former MP Gyles Brandreth is appearing in York this month as guest speaker at York and North Yorkshire Chamber of Commerce’s annual dinner.
9:49am Thursday 5th March 2015
AN industrial and commercial development on the outskirts of York has secured occupiers for three of the first five phase-one units.
7:50am Thursday 5th March 2015
PLANS to create a digital arts centre within York’s Guildhall are moving forward as the project is identified as being “ready for delivery” by funders.
9:11am Thursday 5th March 2015
HISTORIC York firm Shepherd Group is at the centre of construction industry rumours hinting at the possible sell-off of part of the business.
9:42am Thursday 5th March 2015
THE skyline is changing over Hungate as workers reach new heights on the £19 million Hiscox development.
12:23pm Wednesday 4th March 2015
A WHOLEFOODS supplier on the outskirts of York is continuing to recruit alongside plans for another production line following more than 30 years of growth.
10:25am Wednesday 4th March 2015
CONSTRUCTION apprentices aren't being equipped with sufficient skills according to a York builder who is calling for apprenticeships to be extended to five years.
12:13pm Wednesday 4th March 2015
FAMILY businesses in Yorkshire are confident about the future, according to the results of a new survey by a firm of York accountants.
12:13pm Wednesday 4th March 2015
AN apprenticeship scheme which gives young people a step up on to the career ladder has won accolades for North Yorkshire County Council.
12:11pm Wednesday 4th March 2015
A NORTH Yorkshire cable cleat manufacturer has made its premier in France after winning an order for a project in Cannes.
8:45am Wednesday 4th March 2015
A FORMER Morrisons supermarket boss who made more than £79,000 from insider trading has been jailed for one year, a City watchdog has said.
2:41pm Tuesday 3rd March 2015
WORK is under way on a £5 million city centre redevelopment project which will see a Grade II listed building become 14 new apartments.
2:26pm Tuesday 3rd March 2015
YORK hosts its 12th Venturefest next week, showcasing the region’s innovative young businesses and entrepreneurs all the annual science and technology exhibition.
2:18pm Tuesday 3rd March 2015
This month National Apprenticeship Weeks returns, running from March 9 to March 13. Business Editor Laura Knowlson visited not only one of York’s largest employers, but one of the world’s largest confectionery manufacturing plants, to see how it is recruiting for the future.
12:13pm Tuesday 3rd March 2015
THE owners of a North Yorkshire pub have proved they are “punching above their weight” after winning a regional award.
12:11pm Tuesday 3rd March 2015
A BUBWITH-based arts company which has created work for global music stars is chasing further success in the public arts market after winning a £28,000 funding package.
12:25pm Tuesday 3rd March 2015
BUSINESSES in and around Selby are being invited to find out how they can benefit from this year’s inaugural Tour de Yorkshire.
12:23pm Tuesday 3rd March 2015
THE insurance firm preparing to move into new £19 million purpose built offices in York has reported a fall in profits.
12:21pm Tuesday 3rd March 2015
YORK-headquartered shoe retailer Pavers has launched an energy audit as it prepares to map out an energy efficiency strategy for its headquarters and network of more than 100 UK stores.
2:38pm Tuesday 3rd March 2015
Latest business appointments in York and North Yorkshire
7:57am Tuesday 3rd March 2015
TWO new stores are set to open at York’s Designer Outlet.
5:07pm Monday 2nd March 2015
We look at what the latest railway shake-up will mean for fares, services and passenger input....
1:14pm Monday 2nd March 2015
A HORTICULTURAL research facility near Selby has won a national award for creating profitable practice out of research and innovation.
1:12pm Monday 2nd March 2015
A HAIRDRESSER has opened his first salon in York and named the business after his late grandfather.
1:11pm Monday 2nd March 2015
A NORTH Yorkshire insurance company has revealed it will be moving its operations to Brighton following a merger deal putting more than 150 jobs at risk.
1:01pm Monday 2nd March 2015
A SPECIALIST manufacturer and distributor of medical devices has appointed five new team members across the growing business.
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.
2:28pm Tuesday 3rd March 2015
A decade ago, we welcomed a boom in graduate recruitment, with the number of vacancies for university leavers increasing annually by more than ten per cent.
2:20pm Tuesday 3rd March 2015
IF there was ever a good time to be an expectant parent, this must be it. Parents whose new baby is due on or after 5 April this year will have much more flexibility over who looks after their child during its first year of life.
12:04pm Tuesday 3rd March 2015
STEVE WAUD is the fund director for the Business Enterprise Fund (BEF). Based in Bradford,the organisation last year celebrated its tenth anniversary, and next month will mark the first anniversary of its office in York.
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.