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Dudley News 20 Jul 18
Businesses urged to help boost town by joining Halesowen BID committee
PEOPLE who want to make a difference in Halesowen are being urged to join the town’s BID committee.
Dudley News 17 Jul 18
£270k investment set to transform Halesowen pub
BUILDING work has begun this week on a major £270,000 refurbishment of the Hare and Hounds pub in Halesowen.
Dudley News 11 Jul 18
Sandwell Business Ambassadors give backing to borough awards
SANDWELL Business Ambassadors has announced its sponsorship of one of the categories at this week’s Sandwell Business Awards.
Dudley News 9 Jul 18
Renovations and recruitment as Halesowen firm hits record growth
A GAMING firm has transformed its Halesowen headquarters into a state-of-the-art studio, complete with a gym and canteen.
Dudley News 2 Jul 18
Dudley Building Society breaks records in 160th year
DUDLEY Building Society has announced record year end results as it celebrates its 160th anniversary.
Dudley News 28 Jun 18
Law staff to scale new heights with children’s hospital challenges
STAFF from a Midlands law firm will be swapping their day roles for hiking boots and aerodynamic lycra to raise more than £10,000 for Birmingham Children’s Hospital.
Dudley News 27 Jun 18
Halesowen firm gives backing to young entrepreneurs
AN enterprising Halesowen accountancy firm has given its support to an awards scheme that aims to inspire the next generation of West Midlands entrepreneurs.
Dudley News 19 Jun 18
Chris celebrates 40 years loyal service – and just one sick day – at Halesowen firm
A POPULAR customer services manager who has only taken one sick day in her entire career is celebrating 40 years’ service at Halesowen opticians Scrivens.
Dudley News 14 Jun 18
Halesowen apprentice lands major Training Award
AN APPRENTICE from Halesowen has claimed one of the main prizes at the In-Comm Training Awards held recently.
Dudley News 7 Jun 18
A Perry staff to take on Snowdon charity climb
CHARITABLE staff at a Cradley Heath manufacturing firm are lacing up their walking boots as they attempt a climb up Snowdon this weekend.
Dudley News 29 May 18
TotalKare targets 20 per cent growth after Management buy-out
A BLACK Country heavy-duty vehicle lifting solutions company is targeting significant growth after being bought as part of a Management Buy-out.
Dudley News 25 May 18
Midlands first for Towcraft with industry accreditation
A BLACKHEATH firm have become the first company in the Midlands – and only the third in the country – to receive accreditation as a Witter/Westfalia Approved Service Centre.
Dudley News 24 May 18
Kids play as TotalKare helps keep Glasgow Playbus on the road
A HALESOWEN-based provider of heavy duty lifting solutions is helping to keep an essential service for children in Scotland on the road.
Dudley News 24 May 18
Black Country firm AWI breaks £10m sales barrier after trio of new contracts
MAJOR new orders to supply into the aerospace, petrochemical and nuclear sectors have helped a Black Country manufacturer smash the £10m barrier for the first time in its 72-year history.
Dudley News 25 Apr 18
Black Country Business Festival under way around the region
BLACK Country business is the focus of a major event which aims to showcase the best of enterprise and industry at the heart of the midlands.
Dudley News 24 Apr 18
£1m birthday present for furniture retailer’s Black Country showroom
AN independent furniture retailer is celebrating the first birthday of its Black Country showroom in style, after posting its best ever year.
Dudley News 20 Apr 18
Kind Stourbridge lawyers launch fundraising initiative for Birmingham Children’s Hospital
STAFF from a Stourbridge-based law firm have pledged their support to help Birmingham Children’s Hospital carry out its life-saving care.
Dudley News 17 Apr 18
Training success as recruitment firm looks to managers of tomorrow
A DUDLEY recruitment firm has extended its management training scheme to help future leaders rise through the ranks.
Dudley News 28 Mar 18
Bromsgrove firm acquires video production company
IT’S lights, camera, action at Bromsgrove firm Superdream, following the purchase of Birmingham-based film production company HIPSTER.
Dudley News 10 Mar 18
Black Country robotics company launch first-of-its-kind hire scheme
EMOTIONALLY-intelligent robots could soon by a common place in local businesses thanks to an innovative Halesowen company.
Dudley News 8 Mar 18
Search is on for Black Country roofing heroes
A MAJOR search is on for the ‘unsung’ local heroes of the Black Country roofing profession after a new award was revealed for this year’s UK Roofing Awards 2018.
Dudley News 27 Feb 18
Business leaders invited to free GDPR breakfast seminar
BUSINESS leaders from across Dudley borough are being invited to a free breakfast seminar being held at The Village Hotel.
Dudley News 16 Feb 18
Bromsgrove finance expert joins charity team as trustee
A SPECIALIST grant-giving organisation in Coventry which awards funding to community projects across the region has welcomed two new trustees including finance guru from Bromsgrove.
Dudley News 15 Feb 18
Bromsgrove marketing agency celebrates another success
A MARKETING agency from Bromsgrove is celebrating another success after winning the contract to manage the popular tourist attraction Drayton Manor Park.
Dudley News 13 Feb 18
Halesowen housebuilder contributes £115.1m to UK’s economy – report
A HALESOWEN housebuilding firm has contributed more than £115.1 million to the UK’s economic output in the past year, according to a new report.
Dudley News 9 Feb 18
‘Star’ Employer recognition for Talbots Law
A SOLICITOR’S firm which has offices in Kidderminster and the Black Country is celebrating after being named one of the best places to work in the UK.
Dudley News 8 Feb 18
Top employer recognition for Talbots Law
A BLACK Country law firm has been given a major boost after it was named as one of the best places to work in the UK.
Dudley News 30 Jan 18
Top award for Dudley care company
HOME Instead Senior Care, a company specialising in at-home care for older people in Dudley and surrounding areas, has been honoured with a Best Employer in Care Award.
Dudley News 22 Jan 18
Engineering firms join forces in huge six-figure deal
A ROWLEY Regis engineering firm has signed a six-figure deal to join forces with a fellow Midlands business.
Dudley News 18 Jan 18
Three is the magic number as Talbots aim for £1m boost
A BLACK Country legal specialist has announced a trio of promotions that will help it boost its annual fees by £1m in 2018.
Dudley News 17 Jan 18
Award winning foundry divisions merge under new company
THOMAS Dudley Ltd has merged both of its West Midlands foundries into one seamlessly integrated new business.
Dudley News 11 Dec 17
Roy Richardson ‘drives sheep’ through Sandwell following freeman honour
LEGENDARY Black Country developer and philanthropist Dr Roy Richardson has driven sheep through Sandwell after being made an honorary freeman.
Dudley News 8 Dec 17
Halesowen DIY supplier to lift trade-only restrictions for charity
CONSTRUCTION materials distributor Blackheath Products is aiming to boost the coffers at Birmingham Children’s Hospital with a festive fundraising day at its Halesowen HQ.
Dudley News 30 Nov 17
Black Country high-tech group EBC scoop national award
HALESOWEN’S EBC Group are proud to announce that they have won ‘UK Managed Service Provider of the Year’ at the national SVC (Server, Cloud, Virtualisation) awards.
Dudley News 23 Nov 17
Overseas order boost for Black Country firm Alloy Wire International
A SUSTAINED campaign focused on increasing export work is reaping dividends for a specialist Black Country manufacturer.
Dudley News 22 Nov 17
Families can be first to play at new LEGOLAND Discovery Centre Birmingham
FAMILIES in Redditch can gain exclusive access to Birmingham’s new indoor LEGO playground before it opens to the public.
Dudley News 22 Nov 17
Billingham Bags announces appointment of new finance guru to its board
CRADLEY Heath bag designer and manufacturer Billingham has announced the appointment of Joe Hancox to its board of directors, with responsibility for financial management.
Dudley News 21 Nov 17
New look, new name and new approach for Oldbury business centre
AN Oldbury business centre has rebranded itself after changing management.
Dudley News 21 Nov 17
Thursfields lifts ‘High Growth’ trophy at Black Country awards
A SUCCESSFUL expansion has led to Midlands law firm Thursfields Solicitors picking up a top Black Country business award.
Dudley News 17 Nov 17
Halesowen home developer Lovell invests in management trainees and apprentices
HOMES developer Lovell has recruited six new management trainees and apprentices to help deliver its growing portfolio of projects across the region.
Dudley News 15 Nov 17
‘No room for complacency’ – Black Country businesses warned over new GDPR regulations
A SEMINAR dealing with the EU’s general data protection regulation (GDPR) which will come into force in May 2018 has been held by a Cradley Heath law firm.
Dudley News 15 Nov 17
New Lush store opens at intu Merry Hill
LUSH has moved to a bigger store at intu Merry Hill.
Dudley News 9 Nov 17
Hands-on college event aims to challenge student minds and morals
VISITORS to Cadbury College’s open day are in for a surprise as traditional talks with teachers have been replaced with live interactive experiences.
Dudley News 9 Nov 17
Quinton fitness and well-being provider nominated for Business of the Year award
WELL-being provider ‘Fitnniss’ has been shortlisted for a prestigious Business of the Year award.
Dudley News 8 Nov 17
Halesowen home worth £315,000 to be raffled off for £1
A HALESOWEN house worth more than £300,000 is set to be raffled off as part of the UK’s first ever house competition platform.
Dudley News 1 Nov 17
Worcester Presses moves to Dudley
MAJOR demand from customers in automotive and white goods has helped a Black Country manufacturing specialist relocate, putting it on course for another record year.
Dudley News 26 Oct 17
Mayor cuts ribbon to officially reopen Oldbury’s refurbished Dunelm store
A LARGE queue of excited shoppers waited eagerly early on Tuesday morning to get a look at Dunelm’s new look store in Oldbury.
Dudley News 19 Oct 17
Kingswinford company gives football team a lift in their bid to rise up the league
A Kidderminster football team have been given a major lift by securing a sponsorship agreement with a West Midlands homelifts specialist.
Dudley News 18 Oct 17
Help for small business to navigate the marketing maze
LEADING Black Country and north Worcestershire newspaper publisher Newsquest has lunched a new marketing solution for small businesses.
Dudley News 16 Oct 17
Black Country law firm reveals commercial property growth
A BLACK Country legal specialist has announced significant growth in the number of new commercial property cases it is taking on.