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Region’s exporters feel confident

Over half (56%) of Yorkshire’s exporters expect to see improvements in their ability to compete in international markets in the next year, a rise of...


Big names come together as Northern Powerhouse partners

The Northern Powerhouse is further strengthening its standing with a group of national and international brands signing up as partners.

The latest companies...


Leeds executive search firm grows international network

An executive search firm based in Leeds is targeting global expansion after acquiring a boutique appointments competitor.

Hudson James Human Capital...


Wakefield chocolate business goes for growth with DIT backing

A Wakefield based supplier of chocolate manufacturing equipment has received help from the Department for International Trade (DIT) to aid new growth plans.

Coeur...


Global expansion planned as cloud specialist secures multi-million pound investment

NorthEdge Capital is supporting cloud services specialist iPortalis with a multi-million pound growth capital investment to assist with its global expansion.

As...


Dutch acquisition strengthens Wetherby business’s international reach

Proactis, a procurement software specialist based in Wetherby, has agreed a deal to acquire Dutch procurement software business Esize for up to €15.2m...


Six-figure investment sees Leeds mattress firm expand in Europe

OTTY Sleep Online, the Leeds-based mattress retailer, is being supported by Northern Powerhouse Investment Fund (NPIF) as it expands into Europe.

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Yorkshire is the top manufacturing exporter outside London

The region has been named as the number one exporter of manufacturing goods in the UK outside London and achieved the strongest growth across the Northern...


International retail logistics reports £400m turnover

Leeds headquartered Clipper Logistics has reported a year of impressive growth, achieving sales of £400m and pre-tax profits of £17.9m as online retailing...


Yorkshire agency now part of global firm

Following an equity restructure, Outform, which has 250 employees, has become a significant shareholder in The Shopper Agency.

The agency conducts 35%...