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Tharsus Provides Food For Thought In New Pallet Design

Posted on the 1 August 2011

Tharsus engineering has helped commercialise a unique smart pallet which is set to revolutionise global fresh food transportation. biofresh, a Newcastle University spin-out business, approached Tharsus to improve and manufacture their smart pallet; an innovative product that exte...

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Enterprise Spark To Be Lit Amongst Gateshead Families

Posted on the 1 August 2011

Families living in Gateshead are to benefit from a new scheme that will help them learn how to set up their own business thanks to a brand new programme launched by enterprise education provider Young Enterprise. Awarded by Gateshead Council, Young Enterprise won a competitive bi...

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Tharsus Kick-Starts the Season for Young Football Stars

Posted on the 26 July 2011

TYNESIDE engineering firm Tharsus has proudly announced its sponsorship of newly formed under sevens football team of the DNL Builders Football Club. With Tharsus headquarters based in Hebburn the local Jarrow team, known as the Bulldogs, was a first choice for the engineering fi...

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Winners of North East Startup Business Awards to be Announced

Posted on the 19 July 2011

The winners of the innovative uStartup Awards will be announced on Thursday (July 21st) after numerous North East businesses entered the unique competition. The 12 shortlisted candidates from around the North East region will find out if they have won at a black tie ceremony at t...

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Law Firm Invests In Growth

Posted on the 7 July 2011

Tech experts ITPS have helped law firm Watson Burton to boost service provision through a key investment in a new IT infrastructure.The investment, which will see the firm increase productivity and speed up the flow of communications, will build on Watson Burton's...

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Expert Pushing Tyneside Software Business Nationally

Posted on the 29 June 2011

Leading software house for the public sector planning and highways departments, DEF Software has enlisted a local government software expert to lead plans to grow the company's market share. Joining DEF Software with 23 years public sector experience, Barry Thompson has previousl...

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O unveils its new look

Posted on the 27 June 2011

AWARD-winning PR agency O Communications has turned its expertise on itself and unveiled a fresh new look as it flies past the five-year mark in business. The growing Ouseburn-based firm is simplifying its brand identity to OPR, in reflection of its growing niche focus as an inde...

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Having your cake and eating it

Posted on the 23 June 2011

Although many employers express concern about employing too many women in their business, one company is showing how to make the most of female talent and embrace all that goes with it. Explain, the research and customer insight agency based in Newcastle, is experiencing a huge g...

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Announcing the winners of the 2011 IWCYC Challenge

Posted on the 23 June 2011

We can today announce the winners of the ‘If we can, you can' Challenge 2011, the North East's regional business competition which celebrates entrepreneurship. Click here to see who wonCarole Beverly, CEO of the Entrepreneurs' Forum said: "I am delighted for all the wi...

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Annual Award Winners Honoured At Conference

Posted on the 26 May 2011

Two businesswomen operating in completely contrasting sectors have been honoured by fellow entrepreneurs at a prestigious awards ceremony.View footage of the awards at EntrepreneursForum.TVSara Davies has been designing, manufacturing and retailing tools and materials for crafter...

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