Image: New council-built units a measure of Rochdale’s business success

New council-built units a measure of Rochdale’s business success

The first of 40 new council-built industrial units have been completed on the Dodgson Street Industrial Estate. The seven brand new units, some of which are already under offer, are designed to boost investment and jobs in Rochdale by helping small companies and sole traders stay in the borough as they...

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Posted by Aahmed on 7 Nov 2017 at 12:23

Image: Council invests to earn £4.5m over the next ten years

Council invests to earn £4.5m over the next ten years

A new investment drive by Rochdale Borough Council is expected to generate almost half a million pounds of additional income every year, as part of continuing efforts to protect core services amid government spending cuts. In March this year, councillors approved up to £30m of borrowing from the government on...

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Posted by Aahmed on 16 Oct 2017 at 12:58

Image: Rochdale business woman prepares to open recycling plant

Rochdale business woman prepares to open recycling plant

A NEW plastic recycling plant is set to open in Rochdale, with the aim of reducing the amount of our plastic waste either being sent to landfill or exported to China. Maxine Brown, managing director of MB Recycling Ltd, is in the final stages of opening the plant, after sourcing...

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Posted by Aahmed on 13 Oct 2017 at 09:33

Image: Rochdale car finance company moves up a gear with ambitious expansion

Rochdale car finance company moves up a gear with ambitious expansion

Local car finance company, Marsh, has more than quadrupled its floor space and driven up staff numbers following a council-backed move to the Victorian Crossfield Mill. The company, which works with major car companies like Stonecare, Arnold Clarke and Evans Halshaw, has spent a whopping £1.7m buying and sympathetically renovating...

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Posted by Aahmed on 13 Oct 2017 at 09:30

Image: Kingsway welcomes new local occupier

Kingsway welcomes new local occupier

The Kingsway Partnership and Ropemaker have secured their first occupier for ‘Plot K’ on Kingsway Business Park in Rochdale, North Manchester. Cleland McIver Lifestyle has acquired a 40,000 sq ft warehouse as part of its ongoing expansion strategy in a deal worth close to £4m. With its headquarters based in Smithy...

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Posted by Aahmed on 5 Oct 2017 at 12:09

Image: Celebrity favourite sets up shop in Rochdale

Celebrity favourite sets up shop in Rochdale

A children’s furniture supplier is celebrating after creating the largest nursery furniture showroom in the UK in the heart of Rochdale. Conrad and Victoria Parrott set up Adorable Tots seven years ago after spotting a gap in the market for high-end children’s furniture. The enterprising pair started out...

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Posted by Aahmed on 15 Aug 2017 at 12:01

Image: First meet the buyer event boosts small business purchase power

First meet the buyer event boosts small business purchase power

Over 150 small businesses from Rochdale and beyond took centre stage at an event designed to help them win contracts with some of the biggest public sector organisations in Greater Manchester. Over 315 appointments took place during the first ever meet-the buyer event at Stockport Town Hall, which was organised by STaR...

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Posted by Aahmed on 11 Jul 2017 at 10:51

Image: Good job for growing Heywood business

Good job for growing Heywood business

A new recruitment agency in Heywood is fast becoming the town’s latest success story, going from strength-to-strength since last October inside the distinctive location of The Old Police Station – managed workspace in Heywood town centre, run by Rochdale Borough Council. Resolute Recruitment - a firm that provides recruitment services...

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Posted by Aahmed on 9 Jun 2017 at 11:09

Image: Revolutionising the milling of roots-type blowers: A brand new technology from Holroyd Precision

Revolutionising the milling of roots-type blowers: A brand new technology from Holroyd Precision

Precision Technologies Group company, Holroyd Precision, has developed a revolutionary new CNC profile milling machine that, in addition to producing helical rotors, can be programmed to precision mill straight fluted components as used in Roots-type blower ‘air ends’. Designated as the Holroyd 4EX-R-BL (BL = blower), this latest model from Holroyd...

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Posted by Aahmed on 31 May 2017 at 13:03

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