More problems for Debenhams

There are more problems for High Street store Debenhams this morning after the group has issued a fresh profit warning, saying its...

Logik Developments to unveil revised plans for Arundel Street scheme

Revised plans for a residential scheme by Logik Developments in Manchester’s Castlefield district will be unveiled this week. The original proposal involved the construction of...

Job creation plans grow for North West firms as confidence rises

Business confidence in the North West rose eight points during April to 20 per cent, making it the second most confident region in the...

Threat of chaotic Brexit could put 2.5 million manufacturing jobs under threat warns union

Manufacturing employs 2.5 million people and is worth £118 billion in earnings each year, GMB analysis shows The prospect of a disorderly Brexit is putting...

Manufacturing output grinds to a halt

Manufacturing output slowed to a halt in the three months to June, marking the slowest growth since April 2016, according to the latest CBI...

Manchester beauty start up announces Superdrug deal

Pink Cloud Beauty Cohas announced a deal with Superdrug that sees the brand’s Drinkable Vitamins available at 100 Superdrug stores nationwide, in a move that’s set to...

Call for digital businesses in Greater Manchester to help tackle skills shortage

Greater Manchester’s digital and creative sector will require at least 22,000 additional roles by 2035 in order to sustain itself, according to Manchester Digital, which...

Xero chooses Manchester for third UK office following stellar growth

the global small business platform, today announced it is opening a new UK office in Manchester as it expands its operations to meet growing...

Productivity falls at fastest rate for five years

Labour productivity in the second quarter of 2019 was down by 0.5%, compared with the same quarter for 2018.This follows two previous quarters of...

UK misses recession but annual growth is weakest in nine years

The latest figures on GDP performance show a 1% year on year increase against a forecast of 1.1% and a quarterly increase of 0.3%...