City-centre Primark deal ‘near completion’

York Press:

11:42am Monday 1st September 2014

A DEAL rumoured to be brining Primark to the city centre is due to be completed imminently according to the new owners of the Coppergate Centre.

Royal appointment for NorthYorkshire businessman

York Press: Barry Dodd GSM Graphic Arts (9808692)

2:00pm Monday 1st September 2014

A NORTH Yorkshire businessman who chairs the region's Local Enterprise Partnership has been appointed as the next Lord-Lieutenant for the county.

Turbine specialists Earthmill close fund a week early

York Press: Earthmill directors Steve Milner (L) and Mark Woodward at the site of a turbine in Sicklinghall, near Wetherby.

1:58pm Monday 1st September 2014

WETHERBY wind turbine specialist Earthmill has raised more than £1.2 million through the UK’s first crowd-funded investment aimed at farm-scale turbines.

Organic duo welcome research

York Press:

1:57pm Monday 1st September 2014

A COUPLE who run a growing organic food business have welcomed new research into the benefits of eating more healthily.

Drop in the number of affordable homes built in York

York Press: Persimmon has reported a surge in pre-tax profits for the six months to the end of June.

10:38am Monday 1st September 2014

THE number of new affordable homes being built in York fell by 60 percent last year.

North Yorkshire distribution centre under new ownership

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1:55pm Monday 1st September 2014

A DISTRIBUTION centre near Ripon has been acquired by new owners following a £12.24 million deal.

Pubs told to offer family atmosphere to avoid 'vertical drinking'

York Press:

1:53pm Monday 1st September 2014

A YORK licensing specialist is highlighting trend away from ‘vertical drinking’ and urges new licence applicants to focus on a family friendly environment

Tickets open for annual dinner event

York Press:

1:55pm Monday 1st September 2014

HARROGATE Chamber of Trade and Commerce has opened bookings for its Annual Dinner, taking place this year on October 17.

CPP chairman steps down

York Press: CPP: Examining sales processes

11:56am Saturday 30th August 2014

YORK credit-card insurer CPP Group has announced its chairman is stepping down as the firm breaks even on operating performance.

Changing the face of job interviews

York Press: David Dewey, the dissatisfied job-hunter who created (9767245)

1:55pm Friday 29th August 2014

THE YORK firm behind a new virtual job interview software programme is preparing to move to new offices as big contract wins demand a bigger team of staff.

City centre shops sold

York Press: Low Petergate

1:53pm Friday 29th August 2014

A SERIES of York city centre retails premises have been acquired by a private investment firm in a deal topping £1.4 million.

Tourism on the menu for MP’s visit

York Press: ENDING THE LOTTERY: Hugh Bayley

1:51pm Friday 29th August 2014

UNLOCKING the potential of York's tourism industry was the topic of discussion as a York hotel played host to the city's MP.

Pub group opens doors on hotel venture

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1:53pm Friday 29th August 2014

A COMPANY which owns a string of dining pubs across North Yorkshire has opened the doors to its first hotel following a multi-million pound investment.

Software firm praises York's technology hub

York Press: Tracey Smith, managing director, York Science Park with Daniel Woolfson, development manager, Star Compliance

1:03pm Thursday 28th August 2014

A STRATEGIC development plan has seen a York software solutions provider return to its roots as it launches a recruitment drive.

Tech firm in running for eight awards

York Press:

10:38am Thursday 28th August 2014

A NORTH Yorkshire digital marketing agency has been shortlisted for seven national awards for digital excellence.

Egg producer cracks secret of sales rise

York Press: Brothers Adrian, left, and James Potter.

10:38am Thursday 28th August 2014

A RISE in the popularity of baking is transpiring into a rise in sales for James Potter Yorkshire Free Range Eggs.

Businesses reveal investment ambitions

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10:40am Thursday 28th August 2014

THE MAJORITY of the region's small and medium sized enterprises are expecting to invest in their businesses this quarter, according to new research.

Company ready for first consumer product launch after ten years of development

York Press:

1:13pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

A YORK based company is consolidating ten years of development as it launches its first product to the consumer market.

Cheers to wine maker of the year

York Press: Yorkshire Heart owners Gillian and Chris Spakouskas with their awards

1:13pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

A NORTH Yorkshire Vineyard has been named Wine Maker of the Year as it scoops four other titles at a national awards ceremony.

Motor retailer grows site portfolio

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1:13pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

A NORTH Yorkshire motor group is cementing its reputation as one of the UK's fastest growing motor retail firms as it opens its four and largest dealership in the North West.

Wages rise in manufacturing workforce

York Press:

1:11pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

EMPLOYEES in the manufacturing industry are seeing their wages reflect economic recovery according to the latest pay data from manufacturers’ organisation EEF.

Pavers steps up operations in India

York Press:

1:11pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

YORK-based shoe retailer Pavers has been praised by deputy Prime Minister in light of its expansion in India.

Pub chain reveals plan for 59-bed hostel in Gillygate

York Press: Monroe’s in Gillygate. Pic: Mike Tipping (9678223)

8:54am Wednesday 27th August 2014

PUB chain Punch Taverns is set to push its investment in Gillygate beyond the million pound mark as it reveals plans for a 59-bed hostel in the city centre street.

City centre bar reopens

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1:09pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

A CITY centre bar has reopened in York following a £305,000 investment and the creation of five new jobs.

2014 Press Business Awards finalists announced

York Press: The Press Business Awards 2013. Pic: Mike TippingFinalists on stage at the end of the evening. (8566809)

9:12am Tuesday 26th August 2014

THE hotly contested shortlist for the 2014 Press Business Awards has been decided.

Plumber pays tribute to "hero" mentor

York Press: Newly qualified plumber Muzzy Altin with his mentor plumber Steve Lickley (left). Nigel Holland (9629527)

9:44am Tuesday 26th August 2014

A PLUMBER who has launched his own business is championing the importance of apprenticeships as he pays thanks to the mentor who give him his break into the trade.

Jamie's Italian reaches milestone revenues

York Press: Jamie Oliver of Jamie's Italian

9:42am Tuesday 26th August 2014

TURNOVER at Jamie's Italian, the restaurant chain launched by celebrity chef Jamie Oliver six year ago, has surpassed the £100 million mark for the first time.

Audio visual specialist sets sights on award

York Press:

9:42am Tuesday 26th August 2014

YORK audio visual specialist Saville's has been nominated in two categories at the national AV Awards.

York Handmade Brick Company helps rebuilds village hall

York Press: David Armitage

9:42am Tuesday 26th August 2014

York Handmade Brick Company has played a crucial role in the creation of a new village hall at Husthwaite, near Easingwold.

Finalists of 2014 business awards to be revealed

York Press:

8:29am Monday 25th August 2014

TOMORROW The Press will be revealing the finalists for its 2014 Business Awards.

Bank Holiday booking boom for York hotels

York Press: York Minster. Picture: Matt Clark  (7356607)

10:40am Monday 25th August 2014

YORK is one of the most popular destinations this Bank Holiday as more Britons get away to enjoy the last of the 2014 summer, according to Travelodge.

Long awaited hotel strategy due within weeks

York Press: Building work on the new hotel on Walmgate.
pic: Anthony Chappel-Ross (9584947)

10:07am Saturday 23rd August 2014

A NEW strategy to control the number of new hotels opening in York is due to be published next month - three years after it was called for by hoteliers and councillors.

Call for city to create ‘better jobs’

York Press: Job centre - jobs

10:02am Thursday 21st August 2014

YORK has the highest level of jobs growth in low-skilled and low-paid occupations in the country.

£25m "world-class" housing plans unveiled for York city-centre

York Press:

9:50pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

One of York's most striking 19th century buildings is to be turned into houses, under new plans by developers, The Press can reveal.

Cheese makers continue winning streak

York Press: Caroline and Katie Bell from the Shepherd's Purse

1:11pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

NORTH Yorkshire artisan cheese maker Shepherds Purse has been adding to its trophy cabinet this month with wins in the Great Taste Awards.

Housebuilder reports strong year at half way point

York Press: Persimmon has reported a surge in pre-tax profits for the six months to the end of June.

1:09pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

YORK housebuilder Persimmon is continuing to capitalise on improving housing market conditions in the first half of the year with "strong" increases in underlying pre-tax profits and revenue.

Patient safety improved by new software

York Press:

1:07pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

MEDICAL software created in Wetherby to revolutionise patient safety and treatment is now being launched to the NHS and GP practices.

Further future sales agreed for potash project

York Press: Logo for York Potash Ltd

1:07pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

THE firm planning to build a potash mine in North Yorkshire has agreed a further global supply deal.

Investment firm leaves York

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1:07pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

A QUESTION mark hangs over the future of eight York jobs as an investment management firm leaves the city.

Retail contract win for design agency

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1:05pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

A HARROGATE digital marketing firm has been appointed as the digital partner for national retail chain, Nisa.

Record breaking year for York tourism announced

York Press: Pictures to accompany Tourism figures  (9415720)

11:52am Tuesday 19th August 2014

YORK'S attractions and hotels have attracted record numbers of visitors, tourism bosses have revealed.

Chip shop owner acquires second site

York Press: Scotts owner Tony Webster (right) with chef manager Shane White and manager Kerri Clements

9:15am Thursday 14th August 2014

A NORTH Yorkshire businessman who became the owner of a fish chip shop just over a year ago has now added a second to his portfolio.

Paragon on track for global growth with exclusive distribution deal

York Press:

9:12am Thursday 14th August 2014

A YORK based business which designs and creates attractions across the globe has won an exclusive distribution deal with a US train ride supplier.

Tour company marks milestone anniversary

York Press: Logo for Eddie Brown Tours

9:12am Thursday 14th August 2014

A COACH tour operator which is one of Yorkshire's oldest travel firms is marking its 65th anniversary with a an open day.

Ellis secured second order from Chinese power plant

York Press:

9:12am Thursday 14th August 2014

RILLINGTON-based cable cleat manufacturer Ellis has secured a second major contract from firms constructing a new nuclear power plant in China.

Power systems firm looking to expand in renewable market

York Press:

9:10am Thursday 14th August 2014

A NORTH Yorkshire specialist in back up power supply is targetting growth through the Humber's renewable energy hub status.

Vet supplier targets international growth

York Press:

9:10am Thursday 14th August 2014

AN online veterinary supplier is looking to expand globally after launching its own brand of products.

New wind farm now supplying electricity grid

York Press: (9164575)

1:55pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

MORE than a dozen new wind turbines have been built at Goole Fields Wind Farm and plugged in to the National Grid.

Yorkshire hit hard by public spending cuts

York Press: (9163634)

8:12am Tuesday 12th August 2014

YORKSHIRE and the Humber are facing some of the harshest cuts than other areas in England.

Investment to help children learn money skills

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1:51pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

A NEW online platform to help children learn about money management is being backed with a £350,000 investment from Finance Yorkshire.

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