Month: May 2014

New station gateway on track for Rochdale

Rochdale railway station is on track to benefit from a re-opened subway which is expected to be open for Christmas. Work on the project, which will extend the station’s current subway to Miall Street, will begin in a matter of months, with workmen expected on site in autumn. The scheme will provide quick and easy access …

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Cruise into style with Stena Line and Victoria Square

Leading ferry company Stena Line has teamed up with Victoria Square to launch their first ever Summer Style Cruise where fashionistas and beauty junkies can enjoy a day of fun filled style and fashion, all at sea. For only £29, style enthusiasts can enjoy mini fashion shows, spring summer trend briefings, hair and make-up demonstrations and advice …

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Getting Rochdale Borough Jobseekers Back to Work

Rochdale Borough Council has announced an initiative aimed at helping jobseekers with the cost of getting to interviews or with their daily commute. Rochdale Borough Council, as part of the Greater Manchester Combined Authorities, has negotiated free bus travel for applicants attending job interviews, as well as free or discounted public transport during the first …

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geo introduceert in-home-display (IDH) voor Nederlandse markt aan de vooravond van de grootschalige Slimme Meter uitrol

(Cambridge, 28  Mei 2014) Green Energy Options (geo) kondigt met trotst de lancering aan van haar nieuwe energie display voor consumenten (in-home display (IHD)). Dit product is specifiek  ontwikkeld op basis van de technische (P1) vereisten voor de Nederlandse markt, opgesteld door de leidende netwerkbedrijven. De lancering valt samen met de brief van Minister Kamp …

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Demand Solutions Summit 2014

LONDON (May 29, 2014) – Demand Solutions (Europe) Limited, a leading global provider of supply chain management solutions, has just hosted its 22nd annual Summit held at Lingfield Park Racecourse, May 21st-23rd. The event included discussions of industry and market trends, supply chain best practices and offered ever-valuable networking opportunities. Feedback from attendees – “exceeded expectations”, …

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Take the train to see the planes

Visitors to this year’s Cosford Air Show, which will be held on Sunday 8 June, are advised to avoid the traffic jams and travel by train instead. All trains on the Birmingham to Shrewsbury line will be calling at Cosford station on the day, and London Midland has added additional services from Birmingham, Wolverhampton and …

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Scams Awareness Month – Doorstep Crime

Residents are urged to take care as the final week of Scams Awareness Month focuses on doorstep crime. Angela Lomax from Bury Council’s trading standards team said: “Most people who call at your door are genuine, but some are not. They could be thieves or conmen trying to trick their way into your home to …

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Innovative entrepreneur and corporate advisor Dariush Ghatan joins the Netigate board

Netigate, leading European provider of cloud based services for online surveys, today announced that Dariush Ghatan, Innovation Specialist, founder of Innovation and Opportunity firm Googol and former COO of telecommunication company 3C Communications International SA, was appointed to the company’s board of directors. – “Dariush brings a new dimension of innovative thinking and creativity to …

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Neopost Launches New Output Management Software

Romford, May 13th, 2014.  Neopost, European leader in mailroom equipment and logistics systems, continues to develop innovative solutions to help companies manage their multichannel customer communication. As part of this transition to digital communications, the brand has launched OMS-500. This new Web based solution manages individual preferences and ensures the right mail is sent to …

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NCC leases 25,000 square meters in Mölndal.

Leading Nordic hygiene and forest products company has selected NCC’s office solution for its operations in Mölndal and signs lease for approximately 25,000 square meters of floor space. Occupancy is scheduled for December 2016. NCC has signed a lease with SCA for a new establishment comprising some 25,000 square meters of floor space for use …

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Roca Group choose BIMobject® as their global partner for BIM

Roca is a company specializing in the design, production and marketing of products for bathroom spaces as well as ceramic floorings and wall coverings used in architecture, construction and interior design. The firm has 20,600 employees and 76 production plants and is present in more than 135 countries around the world. BIMobject® and Roca Group …

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Small Charities offered the chance to fundraise from eBay shoppers

eBay for Charity is supporting Small Charity Week for the fifth year with their [email protected] feature which allows charities to fundraise from eBay’s shoppers. Five small charities will be featured on eBay’s checkout area during Small Charity Week itself (16th-21st June) which raised over £15,000 for the winning organisations last year. With 17 million active …

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Tribunal tears up Next’s tax relief claim

A multi-million pound tax allowance claim made by one of the UK’s largest clothing retailers has been rejected for the second time by a tax tribunal. Next Distribution Limited, part of the Next Group Plc, claimed Industrial Buildings Allowance (IBA) on £19 million it spent on constructing two buildings used for warehousing and other activities. …

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Scandic a dream workplace among Nordic students

Scandic is one of the Nordic region’s most attractive employers and the hotel chain that students most want to work for. This is revealed in a survey of 16,800 economics students, as part of Universum’s annual drive to identify the most attractive employers in the Nordic countries. Scandic is the only hotel business represented on …

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