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Providing business loans of £25,000 to £100,000 for Scottish SMEs, Business Loans Scotland (BLS) reached a significant milestone this week under the Scottish Growth Scheme, after awarding over £1,000,000 worth of loan funding to 16 businesses across Scotland.
Engineering Technology Group (ETG) has acquired HK Holdings and all of its subsidiaries from the Pexion Group in a deal that is promising to transform the way manufacturers access the latest technologies.
A civil engineering firm carrying out works related to a major A55 upgrade has saved money and removed vehicle journeys to and from landfill with an innovative technique to recycle hazardous material.
Tees Valley Mayor Ben Houchen has published more details surrounding a proposed ‘Uber-style’ bus network covering rural areas in the region.
The UK’s oldest manufacturer of fire vehicles – based in Batley – is readying itself for the biggest recruitment drive in its 54-year history, as the team prepares for its largest ever period of growth.
An accomplished business woman from Edinburgh is set to further advance Scotland’s transport industry as she becomes the sole director of the country’s largest independent courier firm.
Wolverhampton businessman, Adieel Khalid, will open the city’s first Heavenly Desserts franchise on 20 July 2019 with support from HSBC UK.
Every business owner needs to hone their pitching skills if they are to attract and win new business. And there isn’t room for second chances – if the pitch isn’t right, the potential customer will say no, and move on.
So how do you craft a successful pitch?
North East entrepreneurs developing industry-changing innovation have taken to the stage in the first of a series of new pitching events delivered by the recently launched Newcastle Angel Hub. The businesses pitched their ideas in the hope of securing investment from equity and Angel investors in attendance.
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