: ' Midlands Business'

Inaugural Black Country Business Festival ends on a high

The first Business Festival to take place in the Black Country ended on 4 May 2018 after an exciting fortnight which saw over 4,200 people attend over 100 business events, staged right across the region. With [...]


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, [...]

Howes Percival Partner to join the University of Leicester School of Business’s External Advisory Board

Chris May, Planning Partner in Howes Percival’s Leicester office has been selected to serve as a member of the University of Leicester School of Business’s External Advisory Board. The University of Leicester School of Business (ULSB) [...]

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 [...]