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Building firm racks up record revenues

Oldham construction and fit-out firm Medlock FRB has surged to record turnover.. Results for the year to December 31 show sales...

Date Online: 22/05/2015

What a mayoral year!

OLDHAM’S business community was out in force at a dinner to raise cash for the Mayor’s Appeal. Hundreds of business people...

Date Online: 22/05/2015

Making a good impression

THE seventh One Oldham Business Awards proved to be a huge success. Held at the Queen Elizabeth II Hall the borough’s...

Date Online: 20/05/2015

Proving quality counts

A full run-down of the One Oldham Business Awards winners Business of the Year (turnover £5m+) CHEMICAL and aerosol products manufacturer James...

Date Online: 20/05/2015

Lifetime achievement award for Norman Stoller

business leader and charity champion Norman Stoller was honoured with a “long overdue” Lifetime Achievement accolade at Friday’s One Oldham...

Date Online: 18/05/2015

Who’s in the frame?

A total of 31 finalists will be stepping on to the stage at the 2015 One Oldham Business Awards at...

Date Online: 13/05/2015

Celebration of business

OLDHAM firms are invited to take part in a month-long celebration of business. The Oldham Festival for Business has a range...

Date Online: 08/05/2015

Razzmatazz opening for refurb store

OLDHAM swimming star Jessica Fullalove and youngsters from Oldham’s Infinity Dance school helped mark a £120,000 refurbishment reopening of Specsavers...

Date Online: 01/05/2015

Faster broadband in a month - BT

COMPANIES hampered by slow broadband speeds at Oldham’s Salmon Fields business village should have faster services by the end of...

Date Online: 28/04/2015

Living wage boost can pay dividends

EMPLOYERS have highlighted the business benefits of paying workers more than the national minimum wage - and have called on...

Date Online: 27/04/2015

Flats revamp a ‘significant win’ for Zen

A CHADDERTON company has played a major role in converting the upper six floors of Watsons Chambers in Sheffield —...

Date Online: 24/04/2015

It’s goodbye from me... and hello to Robbie

SAY hello to the man who will be taking over this column when I retire later this week. Robbie MacDonald is...

Date Online: 17/04/2015

Eye on the prize

A SYSTEM that allows severely disabled people to use a computer with their eyes has won an Oldham company a...

Date Online: 17/04/2015

Dance school’s step in the right direction

THE owners of an Oldham dance school have highlighted the benefits of a Greater Manchester mentoring service to help small...

Date Online: 10/04/2015

Mike in the driving seat

AN Oldham man is one of the country’s youngest driving instructors after launching his own independent driving school at the...

Date Online: 10/04/2015

New-business bonanza

OLDHAM saw 1,383 businesses created in 2014 according to a study that shows only London grew faster than Greater Manchester. The...

Date Online: 03/04/2015

White Hart named top local boutique hotel

Saddleworth’s White Hart Inn has been named North Manchester’s Boutique Hotel of the Year by public vote at the first...

Date Online: 31/03/2015

Sunny outlook for firm as it goes solar

Shaw-based JD Williams has installed a giant rooftop solar panel system to help slash its carbon emissions. The 960-panel array now...

Date Online: 27/03/2015

Superfast net link - be quick!

BUSINESSES are being urged to act “superfast” and take advantage of a voucher broadband scheme from Oldham Council. From Wednesday the...

Date Online: 27/03/2015

Norman honoured as masters ambassador

WELL-KNOWN former Oldham businessman and millionaire philanthropist Norman Stoller has been honoured with a top regional award. Mr Stoller, who owned...

Date Online: 19/03/2015

Football website goal for ex-Latics man Broady

FORMER Oldham Athletic head of partnerships David Broadbent has set up a new business. “Broady” (32) who now works for League...

Date Online: 13/03/2015

New business has seen the Innerlight

A business is breathing new life into the former Co-op building in Milnrow Road, Shaw. Partners Jan Hunt, from Shaw...

Date Online: 13/03/2015

Deadline for awards extended

MORE than 400 tickets have been sold for the 2015 One Oldham Business Awards dinner at the Queen Elizabeth Hall,...

Date Online: 06/03/2015

Sheet metal firm sold

AN Oldham firm set up in 1949 by the Hartley family from Huddersfield has been bought by Slough-based Corac Group. Shaw...

Date Online: 06/03/2015

Zen Office sales rise 31pc

ZenOffice has posted provisional figures for 2014 showing sales up £3.4 million on 2013 to £14.3 million — an increase...

Date Online: 27/02/2015

Sales bonanza for Housing Units

HOLLINWOOD home store Housing Units has reported record sales for 2014. Calendar year sales increased from £25.1 million to £27.3 million...

Date Online: 27/02/2015

Big new sponsor boost for awards

WITH only 10 days to the close of nominations for the 2015 One Oldham Business Awards, a major new sponsor...

Date Online: 20/02/2015

It’s all looking FAB for salon

A local business success story is looking at a FAB new future. The Face and Body Shop in Grotton started as...

Date Online: 20/02/2015

Omnibus software part of firm’s Bahrain contract

National Express is to use two software packages provided by Oldham-based Omnibus systems for a new venture launching in Bahrain...

Date Online: 13/02/2015

D-Day nears for entries to awards

WITH the deadline for entry to this year’s One Oldham Business Awards fast approaching, entries are nearing 60 across the...

Date Online: 13/02/2015