Dr Liam Fox

International trade minister Dr Liam Fox

Exports from the Northern Powerhouse continue to soar

The export of goods from across the Northern Powerhouse increased by 10.3% to £58.1bn during the year to September 2017, as businesses capitalised on the weakening of the pound.

Aviation themed café bar takes off

Aviation themed café bar takes off

Former air hostess turned entrepreneur Lucie Mountain has opened the doors of her vintage, aviation-themed café bar in East Yorkshire this week.

12 Days of Bizmas: Demijohn

Angus Ferguson and Demijohn products

12 Days of Bizmas: Demijohn

‘Liquid deli’ Demijohn understandably sees a surge in sales around the festive period. We catch up with founder Angus Ferguson to hear how the business copes with the extra demand.

Fever-tree

Fever-Tree

Fever-Tree ramps up its US activity

The upmarket tonic water maker has opened a new office and appointed a CEO for its North American operation as it continues to expand across the pond.

Chocolate firm receives sustainability endorsements

Ian Webster, Sales Manager at Whitakers Chocolates

Chocolate firm receives sustainability endorsements

The UK’s largest distributor of personalised chocolates, Skipton-based Whitakers Chocolates, has bolstered its offering with newly-awarded sustainability certification.

InchDairnie creates first rye whisky in a century

InchDairnie Distillery MD Ian Palmer and the Lomond Hill still

InchDairnie creates first rye whisky in a century

InchDairnie Distillery has announced that its first release, Ryelaw, will be a ‘rye whisky’ and will bring together elements of Scotch whisky and American rye whiskey.

Graham’s celebrate successful year

Carol Graham, Dr. Graham, Mrs. Graham and Robert Graham

Graham’s celebrate successful year

Graham’s the Family Dairy is rounding off another successful year by celebrating its position in the Scottish Brand Review 2017, compiled by Kantar WorldPanel.

Mackie’s crisps launch with Ocado

Mackie’s crisps launch with Ocado

Perthshire based Mackie’s at Taypack have announced they are launching their range of Scottish potato crisps with online supermarket Ocado.

Yorkshire firms on the menu at Chinese trade show

Wensleydale's cheese and milk are among a handful of Yorkshire products that are gaining popularity in China.

Yorkshire firms on the menu at Chinese trade show

A group of Yorkshire food and drink firms including Seabrook and North Brewing Co have been showcasing their wares at China’s biggest hospitality trade show.