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Elland firm Witt UK Group plans jobs recruitment after new funding

Council praised for helping hand to Calderdale firm

Card Factory formerly owned by Huddersfield Town chairman Dean Hoyle set to float on the stock exchange

Dean and Janet Hoyle
The greetings card retailer founded by Huddersfield Town chairman Dean Hoyle is to list on the stock exchange

Halifax Fan Company notches up 50 years of success

A large centrifugal fan supplied by Brighouse-based Halifax Fan to a steel works in Redcar
Investment in tooling, training and a factory in China has helped Brighouse firm Halifax Fan Company become a global leader in its industry
Colin Barratt

Colin Barratt, of Wheawill & Sudworth explores options for savers

Savers were the focus of the Chancellor's Budget - but what about the detail, asks Colin Barratt, of Wheawill & Sudworth

Investec's Nick Gartland: life is full of surprises

Nick Gartland, Senior Financial Planning Director for Investc Wealth & Investment
Investec Wealth and Investment financial planning director on market surprises in 2014

Daniel Krigers, of Chadwick Lawrence notes a key date for employment law changes

Daniel J Krigers, employment law solicitor at Chadwick Lawrence
The Government has brought in major changes to employment law which could have significant effects on employers
Zahra Ali, employment law advisor at Howarths People and Safety Management

Business Profile: Zahra Ali of Howarths People and Safety Management

Dewsbury-born Zahra Ali takes inspiration from the example set by her parents in her role of employment law advisor

Business Profile: Business Connector's Jonathan Wales

Bank manager Jonathan Wales has been seconded to a one-year role helping businesses connect with good causes

Business Profile: Fantastic Media's Richard Jones

Richard Jones, Fantastic Media
Meltham-born Richard Jones is helpinog the continued growth of an award-winning full service marketing agency

Commercial Property

Paxman Landscapes to bring taste of the tropics to Harrogate Spring Show

Kirkburton-based Paxman Landscapes has designed a tropical courtyard theme for a major industry exhibition this month

Radcliffe Funeral Service stages dedication ceremony for new premises

Attending the dedication of the new Honley premises of Radcliffe Funeral Service are (back, from left) the Rev Rev Liam Beadle, the Very Rev Henry Stapleton, Simon Fisher, Cltr Martyn Bolt and Rev Tim Moore with( seated) Andrew and Gwen Schofield
A funeral business has returned to its roots with the opening of new premises in Honley

Newgen helps recycling specialist harness wind power

Newgen installing the wind turbine at Leo group's Bradford plant
Shepley-based Newgen was the main contractor on a wind turbine project for a recycling site at Denholme, Bradford
Glen Staddon, of Disposables UK based at Meltham

Disposables UK gears up for year of expansion

An award-winning company is pressing ahead with its European expansion plans following a “pivotal” year for the business

Business Profile: Eric Paxman, of Eric’s Restaurant

Eric Paxman, chef and owner of Eric's on Lidget Street in Lindley.
Having his own restaurant has been a lifelong dream for the award-winning chef, so it’s understandable that he’s determined to make a success of it

Kirklees Business News Review of 2013

Huddersfield Examiner Business Awards 2013 at the John Smith's Stadium, Huddersfield.
Glenn Paxman, winner of the Chadwick Lawrence Business Person of the Year award.
Henryk Zientek takes a look back over the business year in Huddersfield


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