Paul Hornby is to leave Shop Direct after 12 years to become ecommerce director at Matalan.

A strong performance at helped Shop Direct to a 6.3% year on year rise in group revenue for the seven weeks to December 22nd.

Label PR

Label PR has been taken over by its original founder Lee Bloor and two new directors following the company's 2016 acquisition by The Attercopia Group, which was liquidated before Christmas.


North East start-up honcho - the UK’s first ‘reverse auction’ marketplace for car insurance - has been launched after £850k was raised through a crowdfunding campaign.

Jalal Kamani, 57, who is the brother of joint boss Mahmud Kamani, 53, sold 7.7m shares at around 191.2p each, according to filings. 

Neil Turvin

Last year, the company invested £500k in enhancing its dedicated Cloud and DevOps division, created new management roles and was awarded several Microsoft and Amazon Web Services partner accreditations.

John Ward

Leeds-based has opened a base in Boston, Massachusetts, and is working in collaboration with US PR firm, Hollywood Agency.

SB has worked alongside Liverpool’s Innovator’s Hub to rebrand the organisation as OH.

Luminous Group has designed a new tool, which it believes will revolutionise the effectiveness of fire safety surveys.

InvestUP, a peer-to-peer investment company is launching a pilot scheme to test the inclusion of cryptocurrencies in its portfolios.


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