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£3.7 million boost for Black County business park development 

23 Sep

West Midlands Combined Authority invests in major new warehouse scheme in Wednesfield...


Sedgley business featured in Parliamentary Review 

21 Sep

A SEDGLEY building company has appeared in this year's Parliamentary Review - a Government publication that highlights tops British businesses.


Pay deal for Cadbury workers in Bournville 

19 Sep

Trade union members agree deal which it says will counter inflation...


College is ‘futureproofing’ student learning 

18 Sep

CADBURY College has introduced an innovative new approach to learning for its students to ensure they are prepared for a future in the digital age.


Sainsbury’s to fine drivers who illegally park on-site £70 

18 Sep

It is understood four number plate recognition cameras will be erected at the retailer in a bid to tackle the problem...


Engineering group chief executive to retire 

14 Sep

GKN head will step down at the end of the year after 16 years on the Worcestershire group's board...


Halfords swoops on Dixons Carphone for new chief executive 

13 Sep

Graham Stapleton will take over the top job at listed group in early 2018...


Land Rover unveils its new Discovery 

12 Sep

Model is the first to carry the SVX badge...


Former chief exec to leave Carillion in boardroom shake-up 

11 Sep

Richard Howson among the directors who will exit the listed construction group as other senior appointments are made...


Birmingham Post golf day is a big success 

8 Sep

The Birmingham Post held its Autumn Pairs golf tournament in association with LDV...


Dudley firm Acam marks first six months in business by netting new ‘Wolves’ deal 

7 Sep

AFLEDGLING Dudley-based production company has scored a major contract with one of the Midlands largest football clubs – just six months after it launched.


Jaguar Land Rover to go electric from 2020 

7 Sep

Luxury car manufacturer says all new cars will be either electric or hydrid...


Hundreds of jobs to go at Asda as part of cost-cutting drive 

6 Sep

The grocery giant informed around 288 affected staff about the cull on Wednesday afternoon, instructing all of those workers to leave their posts immediately...


Holiday company resumes Tunisia flights from Birmingham Airport 

25 Aug

Thomas Cook says the change follows a relaxation in the advice issued by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office...


These are the stores coming to the new Selly Oak Shopping Park 

23 Aug

Household names have signed up to open outlets on the long-awaited Battery Park site which will be anchored by a Sainsbury's supermarket...


Airline to create 100 new jobs at Birmingham Airport 

23 Aug

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These are the plans to improve Birmingham’s train services as London Midland loses bid 

10 Aug

Key elements of the bid include free wi-fi on all services, 20,000 extra seats for rush hour passengers in Birmingham and 100 new carriages on an extended Cross City Line...


£1 billion rail investment as London Midland loses franchise 

10 Aug

New joint venture between Dutch and Japanese companies will run services across Birmingham and West Midlands from December...


Arc Specialist Engineering Limited: Birmingham, Wolverhampton and Walsall 

6 Aug

Arc Specialist Engineering Limited, formerly known as Bowman Birmingham Limited, is a group of steel processing businesses formed in March 2013 which manufacture and supply various specialist steel products.


West Midlands Mayor Andy Street leads Birmingham trade delegation to Canada 

1 Aug

Canadian pension funds have already snapped up shares in Birmingham Airport and Grand Central - more could be on the way...


New Birmingham Airport service fails to take off 

25 Jul

Irish airline falls foul of authorities after it did not secure a licence to operate routes between Birmingham and Republic of Ireland...


Aldi plans new Birmingham store within a mile of Sainsbury’s and Morrisons 

25 Jul

Budget group returns with another application to redevelop site 11 years after it first bought it...


Truckman teams up with Dudley College for new specialist apprenticeship 

24 Jul

TRUCKMAN'S investment in the next generation of composite laminators is being supported by a new partnership with Dudley College.


New flights from Birmingham to New York AND Boston revealed 

20 Jul

After Birmingham Airport suffered a blow when United Airlines pulled out, transatlantic flights are back...


14 UK employers on the future of the workplace, apprenticeships and skills 

19 Jul

Companies including Applied Automation, Triton Showers, Boots and Hargreaves Lansdown give their opinions on how the business world will look in 2050...


Balfour Beatty and Carillion scoop £4bn HS2 contracts 

17 Jul

Companies behind troubled Midland Metro extension and Library of Birmingham development land major projects on high-speed line...


London Midland wins franchise extension on key Birmingham route 

17 Jul

Rail operator will continue running busy commuter service across the city after government misses deadline to award new franchise...


Apprenticeships vs higher education – which is the best option for you? 

17 Jul

It is becoming an increasingly complex world for graduates to navigate every summer when they embark on their careers...


Apprenticeships vs higher education – which is the best option for you? 

17 Jul

It is becoming an increasingly complex world for graduates to navigate every summer when they embark on their careers...


Jaguar lifts lid on latest SUV 

13 Jul

New E-Pace will sit below the F-Pace in the marque's SUV line-up which will be further expanded when Jaguar launches its all-electric I-Pace next year...


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Bulleys’ growth continues with recruitment of Joseph Scott 

15 Sep

Commercial property specialists Bulleys have recruited Joseph Scott as a general practice surveyor.


Clegg completes multi-million pound University science centre in Wolverhampton 

12 Sep

Clegg Construction has completed a new multi-million pound development for the University of Wolverhampton which will provide high specification laboratory and workshop space for science and engineering businesses.


Ford joins Johnson Fellows as partner 

12 Sep

Leading chartered surveyors Johnson Fellows has strengthened its senior team with the appointment of a new partner.


Pennycuick Collins back Baches as it stengthens agency team 

8 Sep

Birmingham based independent property consultancy Pennycuick Collins has strengthened its commercial property team with the appointment of Richard Bache as a senior surveyor.


Bulleys maintains award-winning level of deals 

6 Sep

Commercial property specialists Bulleys has maintained its award-winning level of deals in the first six months of 2017, despite a general shortage of industrial sites and properties.


Super September of fundraising in the Midlands for GVA 

1 Sep

The Midlands office of leading real estate adviser, GVA is committing to raise £15,000 for good causes by undertaking two sporting challenges in September.


Agents appointed at fast-growing distribution park 

30 Aug

Lambert Smith Hampton (LSH) and Dowley Turner Real Estate (DTRE) have been appointed to market two new industrial units on a growing West Midlands distribution park with highly-regarded occupiers including Aston Martin and Jaguar Land Rover...


Chamber introduce Bromwich Hardy’s own as Vice President 

30 Aug

Bromwich Hardy Partner David Penn has been appointed Vice President of the Coventry and Warwickshire Chamber of Commerce.


Bulleys deal for Phoenix Brands really takes the biscuit 

24 Aug

Commercial property specialists Bulleys have put together a tasty deal for expanding biscuit maker Phoenix Brands.


Avison Young advises on sale of West Midlands warehouse investment 

11 Aug

Avison Young, has sold the freehold of an industrial property on Bloxwich Lane, Walsall, West Midlands to AEW for £2.935 million, reflecting a net initial yield of 8%.


Sneak peek into Springfield 

2 Aug

The University of Wolverhampton offered a glimpse into the redevelopment of its £100m investment in the former Springfield brewery at an event recently.


Window of opportunity for newly refurbished Reynaers facility 

1 Aug

A leading European manufacturer of premium aluminium doors and windows has relocated its UK headquarters to new premises in Hollymoor Way, Northfield, Birmingham, following a £3.5 million refurbishment and expansion project managed by Pennycuick...


Bulleys brokers Costa’s arrival at The Gateway 

26 Jul

Commercial property specialists Bulleys are full of beans following Costa Coffee’s arrival at a major site off the M54 near Wolverhampton.


J Tomlinson starts work on Midlands industrial and warehouse scheme 

14 Jul

J Tomlinson has begun construction of a multimillion-pound speculative development of a range of industrial and warehouse units at a key Midlands site.


Contractor appointed for Airfield 55 spec industrial unit 

5 Jul

Leading Midlands’s commercial developer, Trebor Developments and funding partner, Kay Properties (Midlands) Limited, have appointed A&H Construction Limited to build a speculative 55,000 sq ft high quality industrial unit, to be delivered...


Pennycuick Collins announces trio of senior promotions 

4 Jul

Birmingham based independent property consultancy Pennycuick Collins has announced three senior promotions.


Housebuilder gets help finding new Midlands home of its own 

29 Jun

A West Midlands commercial agent has helped one of the UK’s leading housebuilders find a home of its own in the region.


Goold’s Steelpark development gets underway 

28 Jun

Construction of a multi-million pound speculative development of a range of industrial and warehouse units at a key West Midlands site is underway, commercial property company Goold Estates has announced.


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