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Elanders UK Acquires Spreckley Ltd

Posted on the 15 September 2017

Acquisition of specialist neck tag and label company creates future growth opportunities for UK print and packaging business Leading Print and Packaging Company, Elanders UK has acquired Spreckley Limited, one of the largest automatic stringing facilities of tickets, nec...

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The Lakes Distillery celebrate a £2 million toast with 100% sell out of 2,975 exclusive Founders Club memberships

Posted on the 14 September 2017

The Lakes Distillery are proud to announce 100% sell out of their 2,975 Founders’ Club memberships raising over £2m in revenue. The Lakes Distillery Founders’ Club invited members to join a 10-year journey of the maturing Lakes Malt from the first casks ever produced a...

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Square One Law Announces Strategic European Alliance

Posted on the 13 September 2017

Commercial law firm Square One Law, has agreed to a strategic alliance with Brussels-based EU law practice Kemmlers, as a response to the North East business communities’ continued reliance on exporting more than 50% of its services to EU member countries.  At a time wh...

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Hedgehog Lab Wins Contract with ‘Smart City’ Firm with Plans to Shake Up Our Cities

Posted on the 13 September 2017

Digital consultancy hedgehog lab has secured a contract with a Sunderland-based tech firm to develop a number of ‘smart’ solutions. The six figure contract will see the Newcastle-headquartered app developer working on several projects with Grid Smarter Cities, including inte...

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Boho Filmmakers Enhance Operations Team

Posted on the 12 September 2017

Teesside filmmakers Ithica Films have appointed Lauren Wearmouth in a new role as Head of Finance & Operations to support the companies continued growth. The move is the first role to be created outside of the filmmaking team to aid development of the company, which has b...

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Cramlington Launch for Fast-growing Flame

Posted on the 12 September 2017

Flame Heating Group, the North East’s fastest growing Heating and Plumbing merchant, is hoping to build on its record revenues, with the launch of a new branch in Cramlington.Flame, which currently operates eight branches throughout the North East, has opened its 3,600 sq.ft bran...

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Boilerhouse Jesmond Expands Operations with Stylish New Ouseburn Salon

Posted on the 10 September 2017

Popular, family-run Jesmond hair and beauty salon, Boilerhouse, has expanded into the east of Newcastle, opening its second salon, Boilerhouse Ouseburn. Boilerhouse Jesmond originally opened its doors in 1985 on Acorn Road in Jesmond, led by Kim Le-Neveu and Steve Jones and,...

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Architect Boosts Team to Meet Continued Demand

Posted on the 9 September 2017

Architect Howarth Litchfield, is continuing with its detailed growth plans as demand for its award-winning architectural and interior design services increases apace and has created a further two new positions in its Durham office. The latest arrivals at the practice are Pau...

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Ward Hadaway Named Corporate Law Firm of the Year

Posted on the 9 September 2017

Ward Hadaway has been named Corporate Law Firm of the Year at the North East Insider Dealmakers Awards 2017. The UK Top 100 law firm received the accolade at the awards at the Hilton NewcastleGateshead last night, an event which saw the cream of the region's corporate fina...

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Moody Generosity Will Support Clown Doctors Programme at Great North Children’s Hospital

Posted on the 8 September 2017

Cramlington-based Moody Logistics and Storage have raised £21,000 for the Great North Children’s Hospital Foundation. The money will fund an extra session per week for the ‘Clown Doctors’ programme which provides child-centred play therapy for young patients in the Great North...

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