GigPig turns up the volume with £1.3m investment

Live music marketplace GigPig announced a £1.3m seed investment round led by Haatch Ventures and Notion Capital. The latest investment will be used to create...

Funding boost for technology which extends shelf-life of food produce

A company whose flagship technology increases the shelf-life of food produce and reduces waste has secured £750,000 from investors to support its rollout across...

Manchester tech firm announces new strategic partnership

Shipster, a custom shipping integration platform, and Minster WMS, a leading warehouse and distribution management software, have announced a strategic partnership to target growing...

Two join to launch one-of-a-kind fire safety training facility

Fastsigns Ltd has joined forces with Bury-based UAP, the UK’s leading fire resistant door hardware suppliers, as it launches its one-of-a-kind fire safety training...

Sales and profits fall at Boohoo

The Manchester based Boohoo has seen its annual earings fall as sales dropped by 7 per cent over the last 12 months Total revenue dropped...

Manchester fashion giant opens new city HQ and pledges its future to the region.

THE managing-director of fashion giant Whispering Smith says the company’s move to a new Manchester headquarters is evidence of the business staying true to...

Foundational Aspects of Building a Remote-Friendly Company

According to reports, 56% of global companies have embraced remote work, marking the rise of a novel work model termed "remote-friendly companies." This paradigm...

1500 jobs go at Premier Inn as owner announces closure of 200 restaurants

1500 jobs are set to be cut by Premier Inn across the country as its owner Whitbread announces plans to reduce its chain of...

Trafford Park Honey Manufacturer aims to double growth

A honey manufacturer says it will double growth and create five new jobs after investing in automation, with the support of Made Smarter.  Just Bee...

Altrincham based Wuva set to revolutionise sustainable consumption with British Business Bank Start Up...

Altrincham-based Wuva, a pioneering platform committed to sustainable subscription services, has secured £50,000 of finance from the British Business Bank through Virgin Startup. The...