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Aurrigo’s autonomous breakthroughs land Autocar ‘Innovation’ Award

July 10, 2020 – 8:00 am |

A Coventry-based driverless vehicle specialist has beaten off some of the world’s largest car brands and manufacturers to secure Autocar’s Innovation Award.

Midlands accountant sends cashflow warning following summer Covid-19 budget

July 10, 2020 – 7:30 am |

One of the region’s leading accountants has warned that funding and managing cashflow will be key if businesses are to successfully navigate the economic downturn caused by Covid-19.

Double appointment delivers new energy to CEC’s £3m sales drive

July 10, 2020 – 7:00 am |

A leading utility management specialist has strengthened its Business Development team with two key appointments as it looks to meet £3m turnover targets for 2020.

THE IMPORTANCE OF PLANNING IN A FAMILY BUSINESS

July 10, 2020 – 6:30 am |

An expert divorce lawyer has stressed the importance of planning in family businesses following a case in which divorce proceedings impacted on the stability of the business and put the whole family at risk of …

Ironbridge Gorge Museum Trust awarded £500,000 by Arts Council England

July 10, 2020 – 6:00 am |

The Ironbridge Gorge Museum Trust has been awarded £500,000 by Arts Council England to help it recover from the coronavirus lockdown.

MANifesto launched as SME manufacturers demand blueprint for long-term industrial strategy

July 8, 2020 – 8:00 am |

A manufacturing collective has urged the Government to make its ‘restart, reposition and transform’ commitment to industry a reality and not just another marketing slogan.

Record year sees Sigma accelerating growth and jobs plans

July 8, 2020 – 7:30 am |

A Birmingham headquartered outsourcing specialist has announced plans to double in size over the next five years following a record period of growth in the UK and abroad.

Stafford business coach joins forces with P2BS to launch new virtual ‘motivational speaking’ offer

July 8, 2020 – 7:00 am |

A Stafford-based crisis management specialist has joined forces with a top UK motivational speaking company to launch a virtual offer for businesses keen to improve their health, safety, well-being culture and organisational resilience.

CENTRICK MOVES IN TO COMMERCIAL PROPERTY SECTOR WITH ACQUISITION OF ANDREW GRANT COMMERCIAL

July 8, 2020 – 6:30 am |

The region’s leading residential property expert, Centrick, is making a home for itself in the commercial property sector with its buyout of Andrew Grant Commercial. Creating a new branch of the business operating under the title Centrick Commercial, the team will oversee an …

NEW CHOICE FOR CBD USERS AS MIDLANDS-BASED COMPANY LAUNCHES ONLINE STORE

July 8, 2020 – 6:00 am |

Harvested from organically grown hemp in the USA and operated here in the Midlands, CHOICE CBD is ready to take the UK by storm. The new online-based business launched last month in response to an …

EXPERT LAWYER SUPPORTS CONSULTATION TO TACKLE DAIRY SECTOR SUPPLY CHAINS

July 6, 2020 – 8:00 am |

A consultation seeking to end any unfair practices across the UK’s dairy sector has been praised by a leading lawyer who works closely with farmers.

CLARKE WILLMOTT APPOINTED TO MULTI MILLION POUND HOUSING PANEL

July 6, 2020 – 7:00 am |

Clarke Willmott LLP has been appointed to serve on a panel of leading housing specialist law firms as part of a £15 million legal services framework agreement.

Tin Can delivers communications solution to Covid-19 patients at Russells Hall Hospital

July 6, 2020 – 6:00 am |

Covid-19 patients at Russells Hall Hospital are now able to stay in touch with loved ones thank to the swift action of three kind-hearted businesses.

Private sector urged to prepare, as MP’s vote against further delay to IR35 reform

July 3, 2020 – 8:00 am |
Private sector urged to prepare, as MP’s vote against further delay to IR35 reform

IR35 specialist, Qdos, has responded to the breaking news that the 2021 rollout of IR35 reform in the private sector has been accepted as part of the Finance Bill and will go ahead, after MPs …

Award-winning commercial agent clinches deals despite lockdown

July 3, 2020 – 7:30 am |

An award-winning commercial property specialist says the market is starting to show the first signs of recovery from the coronavirus lockdown – and revealed it still clinched millions of pounds of deals while the country …

West Midlands tourism organisations urged to demonstrate ‘We’re Good to Go’

July 3, 2020 – 7:00 am |

Tourism and hospitality businesses across the West Midlands are being encouraged to apply for new VisitEngland industry accreditation to give assurances to visitors as the sector prepares to reopen following the coronavirus outbreak.

Portech Systems launches contactless Proof of Delivery app safePOD as businesses return to normal during COVID-19

July 1, 2020 – 7:00 am |
Portech Systems launches contactless Proof of Delivery app safePOD as businesses return to normal during COVID-19

Birmingham, Mobile enterprise app developer Portech Systems has launched a new contactless point of delivery (POD) app called safePOD that is designed to make delivery safer as business levels start to return to normal amidst the coronavirus …

DATA PROTECTION WARNING TO HOSPITALITY BUSINESSES

July 1, 2020 – 6:30 am |

The much-anticipated re-opening of businesses in the food and drink sector has been given the green light for 4 July, a welcome decision for both those in the industry and consumers.

£6.5m boost for SME manufacturers looking to recover from Covid-19 impact

July 1, 2020 – 6:00 am |

Small to Medium-sized (SME) manufacturers across England have been given a £6.5m funding boost to help them recover from the Covid-19 pandemic and address key barriers to growth.

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