: ' Staffordshire Business'

FIRST MIDLANDS ENGINE TRADE SUMMIT A HUGE SUCCESS

More than 500 delegates from across the East and West Midlands attended the first Midlands Engine Trade Summit in Birmingham. Businesses keen to start exporting or step up their global reach took part in the day-long [...]

Christie & Co assists Applegreen with Birmingham forecourt acquisition

Specialist business property adviser, Christie & Co has acted for Applegreen in their recent acquisition of Circle Garage on Kingstanding Road in Birmingham. Applegreen owns 75 sites across the UK and is fast expanding. John Diviney, [...]

Key appointment for Robert Woodhead Ltd

East Midlands construction company, Robert Woodhead Ltd, has appointed Des Moore as its Business Development Manager to its ever growing team. Des joined the business in February, bringing with him decades of experience in construction and [...]

Complex challenges for employers in the year ahead

Constant changes and increasing complexity have helped make employment law a frontline challenge for business and this year looks set to continue the trend. The first weeks of January saw Maggie Dewhurst, a bike courier with [...]

ALT-RIGHT BLOGGER COULD FIND HIMSELF TRUMPED BY LEGAL ACTION ON SWEDISH OFFER

A lawyer specialising in social media, has warned of the risks of unwittingly entering into unilateral contracts by making throw-away comments on Twitter and other social platforms. The warning from Susan Hall, a Partner at national [...]

AWI ready for growth as demand for ‘stainless’ increases in 2017

One of the world’s leading manufacturers of round, flat, shaped and profile wire is reporting a major increase in demand for high quality European or DFARS compliant stainless steel. Alloy Wire International (AWI) has seen new [...]