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L to R - Richard Oliver and Gary Deans

New consultancy launched to ‘support private Scottish companies'

A new collective of senior and experienced business leaders has come together to share their expertise with businesses under the Strathblair Associates banner. The Strathblair...
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WATCH: Macklin Motors Nissan Glasgow Central's glass tower in action

Macklin Motors Nissan Glasgow Central has revealed how its prominent eight-storey glass car display tower works. The display tower, which can hold up to 30...
(L) Spencer Carnie, Project Manager RJ McLeod (R) Gordon Thomson, Senior Project Manager Banks Renewables

£1.7m contract for Scottish firm ahead of wind farm construction

A £1.7m contract for enabling works ahead of full site construction next year on Banks Renewables’ Middle Muir Wind Farm near Crawfordjohn in South...
Eastern Airways

Eastern Airways launches Glasgow to Isle of Man service

Eastern Airways has announced a new route from Glasgow to the Isle of Man, less than two weeks after securing the future of the...
The Grange Business Centre in Stevenston

Microtech Group Purchases Grange Business Centre

Microtech Business Intelligence, the investment arm of the Microtech Group, has acquired the Grange Business Centre in Stevenston, from Irvine Bay Regeneration Company. As part...
Mary McGoldrick and Alister Gibson

DM Hall appointments to boost commercial property team

Two new experienced commercial surveyors have been appointed to reinforce the West Commercial team at DM Hall, one of Scotland’s largest independent firms of...
Evolution Court on Hillington Park

£6m development completes at Hillington Park

A new £6million development on one of Scotland's largest business parks has come onto the commercial property market following successful completion of the construction...
St. Enoch Atrium food court

St. Enoch invests £1.5m in its food court

St. Enoch Centre has invested £1.5 million in its food court in order to develop a new and feel. The Glasgow shopping destination has refurbished...
From left - Leo Meng and Ian Bain

Scottish SME targets growth through IoT technology

Livingston-based tech start-up, Sensor-Works, is set to grow after developing an Internet of Things (IoT)-enabled condition monitoring device that could revolutionise asset management in...
An artist's impression of the new development

Dundee Architects Shape Multi-Million Pound Plans for Loch Lomond Leisure Park

An award-winning Dundee architects’ studio is designing a multi-million pound leisure complex overlooking Loch Lomond. The Andrew Black Design team managed to successfully navigate their...
(left to right): Journalist and broadcaster Alastair Stewart (awards host), Clare Munro (Brodies), Brodies’ Managing Partner Bill Drummond, Stephen Goldie (Brodies), Nick Scott (Brodies), Lorna Jack (chief executive of the Law Society of Scotland), Mark Stewart (Brodies)

Brodies named UK National/Regional Law Firm of the Year at Legal Business Awards

Brodies LLP has been named UK National/Regional Law Firm of the Year at the Legal Business Awards in London - the second time that...
Linda Sinclair, Radio Clyde News Chief Reporter and winner of ‘Reporter of the Year’ 2017 at the IRN Awards.

Radio Clyde brings homes gold in IRN Awards

It was double success for Radio Clyde at this year’s IRN Awards with Linda Sinclair named as ‘Reporter of the Year’ and Clyde 1s...
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Restaurant group out to train future rivals

A restaurant group is taking an unconventional approach to staff training - by preparing their top employees to leave the business. Kained Holdings recently launched a...
Hampton by Hilton Aberdeen Airport

Interstate celebrates three new hotels in Scotland

Glasgow-based hotel management company, Interstate Europe Hotels & Resorts, is continuing to make its mark in Scotland with the opening of a trio of...
Gerry More

New MD for Stewart Milne Homes in Central Scotland

Gerry More is to become Managing Director of Stewart Milne Homes in Central Scotland with responsibility for growing Stewart Milne Homes’ presence in and...
Jabil's Livingston plant

260 jobs to go at Livingston based Jabil

Jabil, the Livingston-based electronics company, is to shut down its manufacturing operations with the loss of about 260 jobs. The US-owned firm, which has 90...
58 Waterloo Street

Glasgow refurb sees 31,000 Sq Ft on the market

58 Waterloo Street, a prime office development located in the heart of Glasgow’s Central Business District, has achieved practical completion following an extensive refurbishment...
Jatinder Chall

Glasgow named one the UK’s most affordable cities

New research from Lloyds Banking Group names the city the ninth most affordable in the United Kingdom – and second only to Stirling in...
Bunroy Park

Manchester couple buys Bunroy Park holiday park

Manchester couple, David and Patricia Kenyon, have bought Bunroy Park in Roy Bridge, one of Scotland's most attractive lifestyle businesses. Burnoy Park provided a rare...
Tim Currie

CSG recruits to capitalise on new development opportunities

Commercial real estate investment and development company, Chris Stewart Group (CSG), has expanded its senior management team with an eye to future acquisitions and...
Artists impression of the Red Tree business incubator

New £9.25m business incubator confirmed for Glasgow's new satellite business district

Building work is set to get under way at Magenta, Glasgow’s new satellite business district, after project costs for the development’s first building were...
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Ardgowan Distillery launches £17 million investors fundraising drive

A new distillery 30 miles west of Glasgow has launched a £17 million funding drive. The Ardgowan Distillery secured planning permission from Inverclyde Council earlier...
Brucefield Industry Park

Livingston jobs boost with industrial estate lettings

Four lettings into newly refurbished units at one of Scotland’s largest multi-let industrial estates, Brucefield Industry Park, have given Livingston a jobs boost. Instock Disposables,...
Goals Newcastle courtesy Goals Soccer Centres plc

Goals Soccer Centres posts £33.5m turnover and increases profit by £9.9m

Goals Soccer Centres plc, the East Kilbride-based operator of outdoor small-sided soccer centres has announced its final results for the period ended 31st December...
Alan Anderson

Insite Contracts gets £2m funding from IGF

Independent Growth Finance (IGF), the commercial finance provider for SMEs, has provided a £2 million asset based lending line to Insite Contracts Ltd, a...

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A new north-east networking group has swung into action offering a unique combination of sport, socialising and business networking. The 19th Hole, founded by experienced...

Nicholson Solutions Appointed as Education Partner by Digital Marketing Institute

The Digital Marketing Institute has appointed Aberdeen company Nicholson Solutions to deliver its Professional Diploma in Digital Marketing in Scotland. The SQA accredited professional...

Interviews

Louise MacLean

Interview: Louise MacLean of Signature Pubs – a day in the life

Louise MacLean, head of sales, marketing and PR at the Signature Pub Group, is an industry veteran having started as a graduate trainee with...
Bruce Hydes

Interview: Bruce Hydes of Edgar Stewart. The changing face of recruitment

Home to three leading specialist brands in the Scottish recruitment sector, namely Talented, Edgar Stewart and Cyrus Selection, ESS Holdings (Edinburgh) Ltd is a...
Neil Logan

Interview: Neil Logan, CEO of Incremental Group

Hot on the heels of announcing that digital technology specialist Incremental Group had successfully secured £500,000 of Regional Selective Assistance (RSA) support from Scottish...
Ian Stevenson

Interview – Digital forensics specialist leading the attack against cyber crime

Ian Stevenson, CEO of Cyan Forensics, is a computer scientist by training, and has spent the last 20 years in and around startups, first...
Joe Afif, founder & managing director of graduate recruitment jobsite Gradit

Interview : Recruitment professional matches tech graduates to jobs using algorithms

Joe Afif, founder & managing director of graduate recruitment jobsite Gradit, is a self confessed “millennial“ whose big idea was sparked while working in...

Columnists

Ian Stirling: How to build a distillery in Edinburgh part 2 – Capacity

Fascinated that someone was writing a diary blog about their proposed £5m new Edinburgh distillery project, we asked Ian Stirling of Port of Leith...

Laura Sutherland – 9 top tips for mobile marketing

Aura PR’s Laura Sutherland looks at the opportunities which lie in mobile marketing. The mobile has climbed the ladder to be one of the...
Yekemi Otaru

Yekemi Otaru: 12 engaging ideas for engineering companies

Even in so-called boring industries, there is great content. But finding new content ideas can be a real problem for marketing teams. Particularly in engineering...

Ian Stirling: How to build a distillery in Edinburgh part 1 – Three things

Fascinated that someone was writing a diary blog about their proposed £5m new Edinburgh distillery project, we asked Ian Stirling of Port of Leith...
Kieran O'Connor

Kieran O'Connor: Top 10 Life Lessons For Engineers

1. Some things will always take longer than you first think Hofstadter's Law: It always takes longer than you expect, even when you take into...