MON 24TH FEB 2020


Bringing the family business community together


US Manufacturing Support From Walmart

Walmart’s U.S. Manufacturing Innovation Fund awards $2.8 million to five universities Read More

Dowds Group Creates New Jobs

Northern Ireland Enterprise, Trade and Investment Minister Jonathan Bell has welcomed the creation of 46 new skilled jobs by Dowds Group. Read More

Family Boiler Business Heats Up With Investment

A family business, which services and repairs industrial boilers and combustion equipment, is planning UK-wide expansion after receiving a £500,000 funding boost from Finance Yorkshire. Read More

The New Family Office

Good insight into the emergence of the modern version of a traditional way of managing family wealth and the role of family offices. Read More

LEGO Factory In Hungary To Double In Size

The LEGO Group announces a significant investment in further production capacity in Nyíregyháza, Hungary. Read More

Potential Investors Currently In The Dark

Current research has highlighted that 87% of us feel like we can afford to invest to help towards our retirement in the future but we don’t have enough knowledge to take the plunge. Read More

Raising Parley To New Levels

Drainage work carried out at Parley Golf Centre as part of its £250,000 programme of improvements has already had a remarkable effect. Read More

Good News For Manufacturing

Good news for National Apprenticeship Week – eight in ten manufacturers plan to recruit an apprentice this year. Read More

Family Business Invests In Simulator

Golfers at family owned Parley Golf Centre can now enjoy a half-computer, half-real game thanks to its new, state-of-the-art simulator. Read More

Cargill Invests To Expand Animal Nutrition Facility In Spain

Cargill’s animal nutrition business will streamline its production capabilities in Spain by extending its facility in Mequinenza (Zaragoza) with an additional state-of-the art production line. Read More

Robot Wars On The Golf Course!

Family owned Parley Golf Centre has recruited two new hard-working members of staff – a pair of robots. Read More

JS Burgess Engineering Adds 75,000 Square Feet

Investment continues at JS Burgess Engineering Ltd, the UK’s largest independent stillage manufacturer, with the company acquiring almost 75,000 square feet of additional land around their factory. Read More

Sweet Deal For Haughton Honey

Premium honey brand Haughton Honey has created a big buzz by smashing through its £80,000 crowdfunding target and collecting more than £112,000 in investments. Read More

Elcocks Powers To Success

Elcocks, a long established York business which sells, hires and repairs power tools to the trade is set to re-energise its sales and marketing strategy following a funding boost from Finance Yorkshire. Read More

Fleet Investment For Anderson Maguire

Scotland’s leading independent family funeral directors, Anderson Maguire, has invested nearly £2m in their new vehicle fleet in the past 12 months. Read More