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Turner Parkinson Advise On Packaging Deal In Quick Fire Manner

Business law firm Turner Parkinson have advised the shareholders of Inspirepac on its sale to Smurfit Kappa, a leading paper-based packaging solution business with revenues of over £8.1 billion in over 30 countries. Inspirepac, a subsidiary of Logson Group, has facilities in…

Cash Rich Pensioners named Silver Landlords

The attempt to term newly cash rich pensioners as silver landlords is to play on endearing terms such as silver surfer, a newly skilled internet savvy pensioner or a silver fox used for a well read, handsome man of many a year.…

Virgin Trains Stops Lost Luggage in its Tracks

Virgin Trains is launching a trial of an innovative new service that could spell the end of lost luggage. The introduction of HomingPIN™ to Virgin Trains marks the first time in the world that a railway operator has adopted the lost property…

Government plans to make Manchester, Leeds and Sheffield New Entrepreneur Hubs

It was announced recently that Government funding to the tune of £11 million, will be made available for new tech entrepreneur hubs in the northern cities of Manchester, Leeds and Sheffield. The plan is to base these new hubs on the ‘Google…

Smith & Williamson launches Research and Development calculator

Smith & Williamson, the accountancy and investment management group, has launched a new Research and Development (R&D) tax relief calculator to help businesses work out how much they can claim from the R&D tax relief scheme. The R&D corporation tax relief scheme…

KMP’s AeroParker appoints client development manager

KMP Digitata's pre book car parking platform AeroParker has recently appointed Alisa Beier as Client Development Manager. Experienced in multilingual business client services Alisa joins the AeroParker team after working as a translator and customer support executive in the video games industry.…

PAYG spinning and wattbikes comes to MCR

We are being spoiled by Pro Spin, the new indoor cycling centre by the airport and its trendy spinning and gruelling wattbike sessions with the May opening of the SPIN FACTORY in Manchester city centre. Over 60 bikes are wheeling their way…

Star studded panel to discuss player development at the 2015 Soccer Asian Forum

Soccerex are delighted to announce that a panel of international legends will be discussing player development in Asia at the Soccerex Asian Forum 2015, 3-4 May, taking place at the King Hussein Bin Talal Convention Centre on the banks of the Dead…

Kuits advises on opening of new arts hub HOME

Manchester law firm Kuits Solicitors has advised on the opening of new cinema, theatre and art centre HOME. Head of Licensing at Kuits, Anthony Lyons, led the team advising on the grant of the Premises Licence for the new site. HOME was…

New Clients Flocking to Exact Abacus Fulfilment

Lancashire-based ecommerce services provider Exact Abacus has kicked off the year with six new clients signing up for stock management, order fulfilment and IT services: Skin Matrix, the sole UK distributor of Phasilab’s Cosmeceutical skin care range Bowhurst, who manufacture bags and…