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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 Roz’s 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

Entrepreneur’s European tour ‘life-changing’

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

Library’s 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

Rukia marries training with business

A NEW Oldham business is offering training courses to help young people get into the lucrative Asian wedding market. Rukia Khan...

Date Online: 21/11/2014

Airport is jewel in the crown

MANCHESTER Airport - which is part-owned by Oldham Council - is flying high after being crowned UK Airport of the...

Date Online: 21/11/2014

Another award for estate agent

Estate agency Ryder and Dutton has won another award - following a double success revealed yesterday. The company, with 14 offices...

Date Online: 21/11/2014

Special agents

Estate agent Ryder and Dutton has won two prestigious national awards. The estate agency, which has 14 offices in the North...

Date Online: 18/11/2014

Elected mayor plans welcomed

PLANS for the Manchester city-region to have an elected mayor have been welcomed by the Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce. Director...

Date Online: 14/11/2014

All change for cash-handling firm

INNOVATIVE Technology has taken ownership of a new £3million office building at its Derker Street site in Oldham. The cash-handling business...

Date Online: 14/11/2014

Courier king Warren clocks up 25 years

AN Oldham man is celebrating 25 years in business. Warren Etchells (46) from Chadderton, owns QED Business Services which evolved...

Date Online: 07/11/2014

Business flooding in for Neptune

A FAILSWORTH company is pioneering a new flood barrier that could save millions of pounds for governments and communities. Michael Mulvihill...

Date Online: 07/11/2014