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npower moves to the cloud with 4net, BT AND Avaya

4net Technologies, a leading business communications supplier, has combined with BT and Avaya to provide the UK energy company npower with an innovative cloud-based contact centre solution. 4net Technologies has signed a multi-million pound contract with npower’s parent company innogy, to provide…

Brabners scores new deal with Scottish Professional Football League

North West-based commercial law firm Brabners has been appointed to the Scottish Professional Football League’s (SPFL) new panel of external legal advisers. The SPFL was founded in 2013 following a merger between the Scottish Premier League and the Scottish Football League. It…

More hires revealed at Crowne Plaza and Staybridge Suites ‘double decker’ hotel in Manchester

Four new recruits have joined Manchester’s first dual-branded hotel as its opening date edges closer. Christian Bendixen, Martin Sromek, Nathaniel Farrell and Paul Davies are all now on the payroll at the 19-storey Crowne Plaza and Staybridge Suites which will open to…

Vimto, a local to global brand – A Business Masterclass

Manchester Metropolitan University Faculty of Business and Law, in partnership with CMI and Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce announce our Business Masterclass by Marnie Millard, Group Chief Executive for Nichols PLC... “Vimto, a local to global brand” at Manchester Met Business School,…

THREE CHEERS FOR NK THEATRE ARTS’ ANNIVERSARY YEAR

Leading office technology provider Midshire is thrilled to announce the renewal of its sponsorship agreement with local charity NK Theatre Arts for a third consecutive year. With 2018 set to be an exciting 30th anniversary year of celebration for the Romiley-based theatre,…

Manchester Metropolitan University invites employers to launch of new MBA Degree Apprenticeship

Manchester Metropolitan University is inviting employers to the launch of its new MBA Degree Apprenticeship on Wednesday 31 January 2018 (5-7pm). The development of the MBA Degree Apprenticeship builds upon the University’s expertise in creating a portfolio of AMBA-accredited MBA programmes. It…

Mills & Reeve invests in Manchester real estate team with two new partners

Leading national law firm Mills & Reeve has announced two new lateral hires for the firm’s real estate team in Manchester. Mike Edge and Rachel Pitman join the firm from Pinsent Masons. Mike is a well-known and respected real estate lawyer in…

Sweet deal for Manchester advisers as north west confectionary manufacturer is acquired by Belgium giant

North west fruit and confectionary sauce manufacturer Fruitapeel has been acquired by international company Puratos in a deal brokered by a trio of Manchester advisers. Fruitapeel was founded in 2006 by Terry and Debbie Haigh. The company, which is headquartered in Simonswood,…

HALL BROWN TALK OF THE TOWN ONCE AGAIN

One of the country’s most vibrant new law firms has capped another remarkable 12 months by achieving yet more awards success. Hall Brown Family Law partner Andrew Newbury claimed his second major title of the year as he was named Commentator of the Year…

HALL BROWN GROWTH DELIVERS CAPITAL PROGRESS

One of the country’s most dynamic family law firms has announced that it is opening offices in London. Manchester-based Hall Brown Family Law has indicated that the decision as “a natural and very necessary response” to an increase in the number of its clients living…