Rochdale businesses invited to ‘meet the buyer’
Local businesses across Rochdale will get the chance to pitch for business with some of the biggest public sector organisations in Greater Manchester at a special ‘meet the buyer’ event next month.
The event will give suppliers the chance to speak directly to buyers from companies including STAR procurement, the...
Posted by Aahmed on 8 Oct 2018 at 17:02
Cinema projects new skyline for town centre as Rochdale Riverside takes shape
The retail and leisure development in Rochdale town centre is moving forward fast, with an official steel signing ceremony taking place at the site.
Representatives from the council and contractor, Willmott Dixon, gathered on site to mark the completion of the steel frame for the six-screen cinema building, a major...
Posted by Aahmed on 24 Sep 2018 at 13:00
Toolstation Opens its new Distribution Centre in Middleton
Toolstation, one of the UK’s fastest growing suppliers to the trade, has opened its fourth Distribution Centre, in Middleton, Greater Manchester.
The Middleton Distribution Centre will create over 150 new jobs in the area in the next year; comprising warehouse operatives and management; and will service 45 Toolstation branches by the...
Posted by Aahmed on 29 Aug 2018 at 11:00
WCCTV Sets Sights On Growth With HSBC Funding
A leading surveillance systems manufacturer based in Rochdale, Greater Manchester is eyeing up growth thanks to a £1.1 million funding package from HSBC UK.
Wireless CCTV Ltd (WCCTV), which specialises in providing redeployable CCTV, site security systems, body worn cameras and time lapse video services, will use the funding package to...
Posted by Aahmed on 20 Aug 2018 at 12:00
Boutique digital marketing agency completes Manchester move to Rochdale
An acclaimed digital marketing agency named by Google as one of the 30 top growth digital agencies in the UK has completed a move from Manchester to Rochdale’s old post office.
Made by Factory was founded by mother of four Andonette Wilkinson five years ago and delivers high quality digital...
Posted by Aahmed on 16 Aug 2018 at 14:00
Weaving a tale of success: Rochdale textile company set to expand
A Rochdale textile company which was founded nearly 150 years ago is looking for staff to help meet the growing demand for the ‘Made in Britain’ brand.
JH Cunliffe, which opened in Duke Street Mill in 1878, supplies soft furnishings to top high street names including John Lewis, as well as major...
Posted by Aahmed on 1 Aug 2018 at 09:00
From HNC to engineering degree: Holroyd’s modern apprentices graduate with honours
When three young adults joined Holroyd Precision’s modern apprenticeship programme back in 2011, little could they imagine that as well as securing an exciting career, they would each achieve BEng (Hons).
For Danny Quirk, Owen Camps and Rhys Garlick, however, that’s precisely what happened – and in July 2018, after seven...
Posted by Aahmed on 19 Jul 2018 at 14:38
Do you have an innovative product or service? Would you like a package of business support to help you take your ideas to the next level? Then have a look at entering the Innovation Showcase Competition at this year’s Venturefest on 13th September at Manchester Central. There are 4...
Posted by MarketingAd on 18 Jul 2018 at 07:24
Expansion scheme at Kingsway Business Park
Construction has started on 11 new industrial units at Kingsway Business Park in Rochdale ranging in size from 3,000 sq ft to 15,500 sq ft.
The speculative development - called Logic@Kingsway - will be completed in March 2019 and will offer occupiers small units to rent next to J21 of the M62.
Posted by Aahmed on 29 Jun 2018 at 13:22
Relaxing reflexology gets a foothold in Rochdale
A solution for stressed out office workers may have been found in Rochdale – after massage therapist and reflexologist Michelle Mills moved to Globe House business centre in the town.
It’s proved to be a great move for Michelle, after deciding to open her own premises earlier this year. She...
Posted by Aahmed on 29 Jun 2018 at 13:19