Jill Yvette’s Holistic Beauty celebrates milestone

Jill launched Jill Yvette’s in September, 1984, after purchasing the beauty-focused business, having previously worked at Ralph Cuthberts

Crowther and Shaw appoints apprentices

Dan Hallitt and Matthew Sykes have joined the firm based at Queen’s Mill Industrial Estate in Huddersfield

Legacy Sport entrepreneur Shaun Fox shortlisted for award

Shaun is among five finalists who are in with the chance of winning the UK-wide £10,000 award
Mark Weeks

Wilby Ltd's Mark Weeks on the health implications of the night shift

The Institution of Occupational Health has recommended that increasing the regularity and amount of sleep can help boost the health and well being of shift workers

Investec's Nick Gartland on Scottish No vote's effect on the markets

Scotland's First Minister Alex Salmond
We now know that the people of Scotland have voted in favour of remaining part of the United Kingdom with a clear majority in a high-turnout referendum. Understandably, UK markets greeted Scotland’s decision to remain part of the UK with some relief

Daniel Krigers, of Chadwick Lawrence, summarises dress code rules for firms

Daniel J Krigers, employment law solicitor, Chadwick Lawrence
Dress code rules usually call for an official staff uniform or more generic appropriate standard of dress, says Daniel Krigers

Business Profile: Liz Burns and Scott Laidlaw at Diamonds & Dusters

They’ve got grand designs for boosting their business

Mark Copley and Kristopher Johnson, of Ti installations are making the right connections

Two electricians who have worked together for many years have formed a limited company based in Marsh

Business profile: Coffeevolution's Jeremy Perkins

Jeremy Perkins of Coffeevolution, Church Street, Huddersfield
Jeremy Perkins, founder of Coffeevolution, has joined forces with his brother James to set up coffee roasting company Bean Brothers

Commercial Property

Southdale reveals major housing plans

Construction and development specialist Southdale has joined forces with Brewster Bye Architects to work on several developments across the region

Applegate Properties shortlisted for top award

Amy Wray
Holmfirth-based Applegate Properties is vying for the title of Yorkshire & Humber Agency of the Year at The Negotiator Awards

Conroy Brook appoints John Rodda as construction director

Former Persimmon and Ben Bailey construction director John Rodda has joined Conroy Brook at Brockholes

Disposables UK on course to hit 2014 targets

Family-run Disposables UK has strengthened its team and invested in new machinery since moving to new premises a year ago

IndiaCoco among the winners in retail awards

Kirkburton woman Claire Harper's children's clothing retail business IndiaCoco has impressed the judges for its online sales success

New jobs as Holme Valley's North Fire is taken over by Austrian firm

Oliver North, managing director of North Fire Ltd, which has been bought by Austrian fire equipment firm Rosenbauer
Brockholes-based fire vehicle and fire-fighting equipment firm North Fire has been bought by Austrian manufacturer Rosenbauer


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