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A cloud to carry you through all weathers

Posted on the 9 November 2011

The future for Newcastle based cloud computing specialist SITS Group is looking bright, as it secures yet another deal outside the North East with a Cumbrian based legal firm. Temple Heelis LLP solicitors took the plunge into the virtual domain by replacing their physical IT...

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Inspirational speakers tell how daring to be different can reap rewards

Posted on the 8 November 2011

Courage to take risks and confidence to stand out are the keys to success in a brave new world of business, entrepreneurs heard at a major conference in the North East. More than 170 business leaders and executives keen to learn and share experiences created an atmosphere of hope...

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Keltie Cochrane has sweet spot for Toffee Factory

Posted on the 8 November 2011

Growing creative agency Keltie Cochrane is taking a bite of the action at the newly refurbished Maynard's toffee site in Ouseburn.Toffee Factory, designed as a hub for creative and digital business, has already attracted several different companies to sign up for the spectacular...

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Parkdean scoops top holiday park accolade

Posted on the 7 November 2011

A holiday company which owns 24 parks across the UK is the toast of the travel industry after scooping a major UK tourism award. Newcastle upon Tyne based Parkdean has beaten off other operators to be crowned, for the second year running, the 2011 Best UK Holiday Park Operator at...

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North East Company leads national charitable campaign to smarten-up the business community

Posted on the 7 November 2011

A new charitable organisation is working hard to smarten up the North East business community as it aims to clean up in support of the region's charities. North East dry cleaning firm RML, better known for dry cleaning brands Jonathans, Luxdon and Euroclean, has launched Cleaners...

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Tharsus helps Blyth's youths sail to success

Posted on the 2 November 2011

Tharsus design and engineering has shown its spirit for adventure by offering support to the Blyth Tall Ship Project, which was launched by the Duchess of Northumberland.As a local design and engineering firm with two sites in Blyth, Tharsus wanted to show its support for th...

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Tech experts helps keep wheels turning for Unipres

Posted on the 1 November 2011

Technology expert SITS Group has beaten national competitors to a major deal to transform the IT infrastructure at £146m turnover automotive parts giant Unipres UK.The year-long project will improve efficiency as Unipres gears up production on the back of an increased order...

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Young developer has the X Factor

Posted on the 31 October 2011

Software coding agency Nine has discovered its latest software superstar to add to an already expanding team just three months after launching the company.Philip Windsor, 26 from Chester-le-Street, joined the young company a month ago as software developer, working in a client fa...

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PwC urges North East businesses to take advantage of Patent Box relief

Posted on the 26 October 2011

Innovative businesses in the North East are this week being urged to act now in order to reap the benefits of the Government's proposed Patent Box relief. The call comes from experts from PwC in the North East just weeks after an extensive public consultation exercise by HM Reven...

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Consultancy helps Silverbean achieve record growth

Posted on the 21 October 2011

A leading digital marketing agency has set out plans to create new jobs and expand its national and international presence after enlisting the help of a business growth specialist.North East agency Silverbean, who are one of the region's largest digital marketing agencies, has dr...

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