Retail sales volumes grew solidly in the year to July, rebounding from a disappointing performance a month earlier, according to the latest CBI Monthly Distributive Trades Survey.
The Corporate and Banking teams within the Leeds and Sheffield offices of Irwin Mitchell advised on 39 deals in the first six months of 2014 with an aggregate value of £423.3 million.
Hauliers across England and Wales could see a £11 million a year boost as the government raises the speed limit for lorries on single carriageway roads to 50 mph.
A start-up business developing a new all-in-one device for pregnancy and fertility testing has received a £2.3 million early-stage funding boost.
Short-term thinking is distorting the debate on our energy future, risking investment and opportunity, CBI Deputy Director-General Katja Hall has told the CBI Energy Conference.
Cities and local authorities can provide an alternative to the big six and create a cleaner, smarter, more competitive and affordable energy system, according to a new report from the think tank IPPR. The report urges Britain's cities to get even more active in energy markets and for the pioneers to go further.
Furniture retailer DFS is using the support from a Yorkshire-based IT infrastructure company for its business continuity procedures.
In response to growing demand from businesses for higher speed, larger capacity, internet services idaq Networks has launched its ‘icnos’ wireless leased line service in Sheffield.
The Leeds office of CBRE has appointed Jacques Esterhuizen as Surveyor in its Industrial Agency team following the completion of several major deals.
Connect Gazelles, Yorkshire’s not for profit entrepreneur mentoring organisation, has welcomed Neil Ewin, of EW Business Development as the new Chair of the company.