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1116 Article(s) Found

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

Itís 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 firmís 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

TV star Culshaw to host business awards

TELEVISION star Jon Culshaw is to host this year’s One Oldham Business Awards in May. The impressionist has been a target...

Date Online: 13/02/2015

Blast off for new base

NORTHPLANET is the latest business attracted to Oldham town centre’s burgeoning Independent Quarter. The web-based design and digital design business, which...

Date Online: 06/02/2015

Financial clout allows manufacturing to grow

AN Oldham manufacturing company has secured a £9million working capital pool to help fund international growth and expansion into new...

Date Online: 30/01/2015

Business awards set for record year

ENTRIES are flooding in from all sectors of Oldham business for the 2015 One Oldham Business Awards. The eighth gala awards...

Date Online: 28/01/2015

Outside inside for Rozís unique signage

ROZ Horner brings outdoor materials into the home with her unique range of decorative products. Roz’s Green Armadillo company, based in...

Date Online: 23/01/2015

Toy glory

LEES-BASED company Character Options has been named Toy Retailer of the Year at the 50th Toy Industry Awards. The company also...

Date Online: 23/01/2015

Big-name investors put £3.3m into firm

A GROUP of investors - including former Tesco boss Sir Terry Leahy - has invested £3.3 million in the business...

Date Online: 19/01/2015

Firms put kart star in the driving seat

AN Oldham welding supplies company is sponsoring a young kart driver who has ambitions to reach Formula One. Brandon Bethell is...

Date Online: 16/01/2015

Brewery toasts record

Middleton Junction brewery J W Lees is toasting a year of record revenues. The company grew by 6.2 per cent to...

Date Online: 13/01/2015

Gamble pays off as device connects with Raspberry Pi computer success

AN Oldham man has invented a cost-effective addition to the popular Raspberry Pi mini computer. PiFace Digital connects to the world-renowned...

Date Online: 09/01/2015

Wiggett chiefs build for the future

OLDHAM-BASED Wiggett Construction is to develop the former Kirklees College campus in Huddersfield. The Chadderton firm confirmed the deal to buy...

Date Online: 06/01/2015

Entrepreneurís European tour Ďlife-changingí

YOUNG tech entrepreneur Danny Callan has enjoyed a road trip with a difference. Danny (22), from Lees, who was crowned Student...

Date Online: 02/01/2015

Double milestone for Les

LES Kerr, the owner and managing director of ZenOffice, is celebrating his 25-year anniversary running the company while clocking up...

Date Online: 31/12/2014

Decking the hall with bespoke carpets...

Newhey Carpets, a leading British manufacturer of contract carpets for the hotel, leisure and entertainment sectors, has played a role...

Date Online: 31/12/2014

Apprentices building HQ home in on new career

GET OLDHAM WORKING CAMPAIGN THESE apprentices have played a huge part in bringing First Choice Homes Oldham’s brand new headquarters to...

Date Online: 22/12/2014

Make a difference with Mahdlo

MAHDLO are urging everyone to think of Oldham’s youngsters as they choose who to make a Christmas donation to this...

Date Online: 22/12/2014

Enterprise fund helps the rise of Northplanet

THE long-term effects of investment from the Oldham Enterprise Fund are being felt by the scores of successful companies which...

Date Online: 18/12/2014

Low-cost loan makes Phil a happy snapper

GET OLDHAM WORKING CAMPAIGN A LOCAL photographer is starting to see his business boom as a result of a low-cost loan...

Date Online: 16/12/2014

Quiz sets ball rolling

A TEAM representing the Norman Stoller Trust has won the second annual Oldham Corporate Quiz. Organised by the team behind the...

Date Online: 05/12/2014

Awards celebration bigger and better!

ORGANISERS of the One Oldham Oldham Business Awards are planning for the best-ever celebration for the 2015 gala dinner. Meeting days...

Date Online: 05/12/2014

Gavin has the Edge in business

A FORMER Oldham College student has finished third in a national competition for entrepreneurship. Gavin Bell (20), was on a shortlist...

Date Online: 02/12/2014

Libraryís new pets section

THE doors have opened at Ian McConnell Veterinary Practice’s new premises in the former Mossley library. With the old library looking...

Date Online: 28/11/2014

Pelican scoops award

Pelican Communications has been named best small agency at the Northern Marketing Awards. More than 400 creative, digital and communications professionals...

Date Online: 28/11/2014

Fresh approach to finance

Struggling Oldham businesses with potential are benefiting from a fresh approach to delivering specialist investment. Grasscroft finance expert Paul Reeves is...

Date Online: 28/11/2014