BIP Features »

April 15, 2019 – 7:00 am |

Businesses across the Midlands helped raise more than £30,000 at an event last week (Thursday 4 April) for a Worcestershire charity which supports young adults with learning disabilities.
The Leapgate ‘Big Top Carnival’ charity ball, held …

Read the full story »
BIP business guides & tools

Please register/login to access content

BIP Access to Finance

Access to Finance,Grants & Business Support

BIP Features

West Midlands business highlights, opportunites and networking

Bips and Pieces

All the best from the web handpicked out by our team, including the World of tech

Business News

Latest West Midlands news affecting your business

Home » Archive by Tags

Articles tagged with: birmingham business news

Work under way to provide new homes on edge of Newport…

April 19, 2019 – 8:00 am |

Work is under way to clear land on the edge of Newport ready for building work to begin to provide the town with new homes and support local jobs.
Persimmon Homes West Midlands is building at …

Employers urged to draw up guidelines over contact at work…

April 19, 2019 – 7:30 am |

Employers should have clear guidelines in place over what physical contact is acceptable in the workplace, a leading solicitor said today.
Julia Fitzsimmons, Employment Partner at FBC Manby Bowdler which has offices across the Midlands, says …

THE COMPANY PROVING THAT PUTTING PURPOSE BEFORE PROFIT PAYS…

April 19, 2019 – 7:00 am |

For purpose to have meaning, businesses need to put it before profit; this is the stance that local start-up PRPSFL is pushing. However, in the hard times we find ourselves in, the list of companies …

Turnover boost is a perfect 25th birthday present for Solmar Villas…

April 19, 2019 – 6:30 am |

A commitment to hand-picking villas and increasing its distribution network has helped an East Midlands travel specialist secure a record-breaking year.
Solmar Villas is celebrating its 25th anniversary in 2019 and has marked that milestone moment …

Top tips on how to bring your dog to work for a puptastic day out for you and your pooch…

April 19, 2019 – 6:00 am |

Now’s about the time of year that workers start planning for Britain’s best day out for dogs – Bring Your Dog To Work Day (21st June), the charity day when thousands of us take our precious …

Black Country firm named ‘Apprenticeship Provider of the Year’…

April 17, 2019 – 8:00 am |
FE Week Annual Apprenticeship Conference and Exhibition. ICC Birmingham Picture By Gareth Davies 07774899744

A unique employer-led approach to vocational learning has helped a Black Country training provider secure one of the UK’s most prestigious training awards.
In-Comm Training, which operates three state-of-the-art academies in Aldridge, Bridgnorth and Shrewsbury, overcome …

Edge Testing Solutions Expands Birmingham Operations…

April 17, 2019 – 7:30 am |
Birmingham team expansion

One of the UK’s fastest growing and largest independent software testing companies, Edge Testing Solutions, part of Eurofins Digital Testing, is expanding its Birmingham operations to accommodate a fast-growing regional team and is on track for …

Worcestershire councillor to step down…

April 17, 2019 – 7:00 am |

A prominent Malvern Conservative councillor has announced she will not be standing in the local elections on 2 May.
Councillor Melanie Baker plans to step down to concentrate on the expansion of her facilities management business …

Worcester law firm backs young swim stars for second year running…

April 17, 2019 – 6:30 am |

A Worcester firm of solicitors has helped a popular city swimming club for the second year running with a £500 donation.
Lawyers at Tything-based mfg Solicitors gave the donation to Worcester Swimming Club to help them …

NO FAULT DIVORCE IS A MUCH NEEDED CHANGE…

April 17, 2019 – 6:00 am |

The Ministry of Justice has announced today that current UK divorce law is to be reformed in a bid to help reduce family conflict and put an end to divorcing couples having to blame …

Fullwood Packo milks strategic outsourcing partnership to deliver major production boost…

April 15, 2019 – 8:00 am |

One of Europe’s leading manufacturers of automated milking systems has set its sights on a record production year after strengthening an existing strategic partnership with PP Control & Automation (PP C&A).
Fullwood Packo, which employs 240 …

Jonathan Shaw joins the Commercial and Chancery Group at No5 Barristers’ Chambers…

April 15, 2019 – 7:30 am |

No5 Barristers’ Chambers is delighted to welcome Jonathan Shaw to the Commercial and Chancery Group.
Jonathan Shaw, 2008 call, is a specialist in in construction and engineering and member of TECBAR, as well as being an …

Midlands business community raises £30,000 to expand support facility for young adults with learning difficulties…

April 15, 2019 – 7:00 am |

Businesses across the Midlands helped raise more than £30,000 at an event last week (Thursday 4 April) for a Worcestershire charity which supports young adults with learning disabilities.
The Leapgate ‘Big Top Carnival’ charity ball, held …

DATE UNVEILED FOR CASTLE FINE ART FLAGSHIP…

April 15, 2019 – 6:30 am |

The UK’s leading fine art retailer, Castle Fine Art, is soon to unveil its biggest gallery yet in the heart of the Midlands. The brand new gallery will open to the public on Saturday 8 June, …

Wilson Vale reports another robust year…

April 15, 2019 – 6:00 am |
Client - Wilson Vale // Ashby-de-la-Zouch // www.samdocker.co.uk

Wilson Vale’s audited year-end results (31st December 2018) show that turnover has increased by 11% in 2018 in line with projections to just under £34 million, with profitability up also.
Significant retentions and new growth have buoyed …

New ‘business wins’ help dust control specialist boost sales by 40%…

April 12, 2019 – 8:00 am |

A string of new contract wins helped a leading Stoke-on-Trent manufacturer of dust control and dust extraction systems secure a record year.
Dustcheck Ltd, which was established in 1978, has seen sales rise by 40% over …

Birmingham Spa Re-Opens Following £500,000 Refurbishment…

April 12, 2019 – 6:00 am |

A popular Birmingham spa has reopened following a major refurbishment.
 Spa goers from across the Midlands looking for an oasis of calm where they can immerse themselves with some of the most luxurious treatments currently available …

mfg Solicitors and the CLA host spring farming seminar…

April 10, 2019 – 8:00 am |

Over 70 landowners, rural business owners and land professionals attended a spring farming seminar in Ludlow – one of the region’s most popular agricultural events.
Held at the town’s Ludlow Kitchen, the seminar was hosted by …

£500,000 investment etched in metal for fast-growing Shropshire manufacturer…

April 10, 2019 – 8:00 am |

Supporting the automotive sector’s move towards electrification and the aerospace industry’s desire for lightweight parts has helped a Shropshire manufacturer boost its sales by 40%.
Advanced Chemical Etching (A.C.E.) has won over £2m of new orders …

We use Cookies - By using this site or closing this you agree to our Cookies policy.
Accept Cookies
x