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Love Business East Midlands

Love Business is free and its aim is to help you achieve your business goal - whether that's increased profits, work life balance or something else.

It started with a business event in the East Midlands and has grown to a movement which engages people who Love Business and pulls together all the organisations who can help businesses of any size.

Networking & Events

20 September 2018

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Time: 8:00pm - 9:00am
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21 September 2018

Ruddington Business Partnership

Time: 8:00am - 9:00am
Where: Nottingham
21 September 2018

BNI Derby1

Time: 7:00am - 9:00am
Where: Derby
21 September 2018

The Athena Network Regional Cappuccino Connections

Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm
Where: Nottingham
21 September 2018

Network for Local Business Weekly Breakfast Meeting

Time: 7:00am - 8:30am
Where: Thringstone
22 September 2018

BNI Ausum BNI Ausum

Time: 9:45am - 11:45am
Where: South Normanton
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20th September 2018

Willshee’s Investment Helps McDonalds Reduce its Environmental Footprint

Burton based waste and recycling business, Willshee’s, is helping McDonalds and other food and drink companies to reduce their environmental footprint with its new segregated waste collection vehicle.
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20th September 2018

intu Derby and Marketing Derby announce exclusive VIP evening

ntu Derby has announced its exclusive VIP shopping night will return to the centre this Autumn, in association with Marketing Derby.
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20th September 2018

Nottingham’s Grade A Station Street Offices Given Green Light

City planners have (on 19th September) given the green light to bring forward one of Nottingham’s most striking Grade A office schemes to be delivered in the city to date.
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20th September 2018

Morley Hayes reaches final of Midlands Family Business Awards for second successive year

Morley Hayes, one of Derbyshire’s best-loved leisure facilities, has been shortlisted for the title of Employer of the Year at the Midlands Family Business Awards for the second successive year.
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20th September 2018

North Wales Fire & Rescue Service optimises HR & process with MHR

Investment in MHR’s cloud-based iTrent solution empowers North Wales Fire & Rescue Service to streamline its people processes
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20th September 2018

Leicester researchers aim to tackle worldwide type 2 diabetes epidemic

People living thousands of miles from Leicester have received crucial education from city researchers to help drive them to effectively self-manage their type 2 diabetes.
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19th September 2018

Who’s responsible for the sun protection of outdoor workers?

With the summer heat wave came the reminders that the employers of outside workers have a duty of care to provide them with adequate sun protection.
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19th September 2018

Opportunity for early stage ambitious digital businesses to pitch for investment

The Big House at Nottingham Trent University (NTU), the Knowledge Transfer Network (KTN) and Derby Quad’s Mainframe jointly present the opportunity for Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire-based businesses to compete for a chance to pitch to investors looking t
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19th September 2018

Arrow Solutions reveal spike in winter rail products sales

One of the UK’s leading manufacturers of chemical solutions has seen a significant spike in sales for its winter rail products, as infrastructure specialists and train operating companies look to make preparations for the cold weather.
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19th September 2018

Leicester estate agency appoints new sales manager to meet demand for city centre property

An estate agency in Leicester city centre has appointed a new sales manager to head up its busy residential sales department.
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19th September 2018

Sills & Betteridge appoint six new equity partners

East Midlands law firm, Sills & Betteridge LLP has announced the appointment of six new equity partners.
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19th September 2018

Company Image completes a ‘Vivid’ transformation

Midlands-based company interior specialists Company Image has recently completed one of its biggest refurbishment projects. The company was called in by Vivid Laminating Technologies, Europe’s leading designer and manufacturer of laminating systems, after
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19th September 2018

Corby business working with Natural History Museum receives major funding boost

A Northamptonshire business which supplies metal plan chests and bespoke storage cabinets for a number of top UK museums has received a £100k funding boost, thanks to Enterprise Loans East Midlands (ELEM) and finance from the Midlands Engine Investment Fu
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19th September 2018

Cooper Parry corporate finance mobilise yet another deal

The Midlands-based corporate finance specialists provided advice to WestBridge Capital (WestBridge), on its acquisition, alongside the management team, of Ashwood Baker Investments Limited (AJM Healthcare).
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18th September 2018

Leicester print company first in the world to receive prestigious colour quality certification

The Taylor Bloxham Group in Leicestershire is celebrating being the first print company in the world to receive certification for print colour quality at professional level from a UKAS accredited certification body.
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18th September 2018

£600,000 Chiron investment seals Shawpak’s future growth

A leading manufacturer of thermoforming machinery has made its biggest ever capital investment to help it target new business in the food and medical sectors.
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18th September 2018

Peppermint Technology gains Cyber Essentials accreditation

Software company joins scheme to certify security measures
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18th September 2018

Staff at leading developer to take on mountain marathon challenge

Leading developer David Wilson Homes East Midlands is getting ready to take on the Mountain Marathon challenge in Snowdonia for the Youth Adventure Trust.
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18th September 2018

Rotherham's Horbury wins contract with Chesterfield Royal Hospital

Rotherham-based property maintenance provider Horbury Property Serviceshas won a contract with Chesterfield Royal Hospital in Derbyshire to provide planned maintenance and refurbishment services.
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18th September 2018

Importers alerted to VAT rule on overseas tooling costs

Importers are being advised by accountants Newby Castleman to be aware of a little-known tax rule on the cost of funding overseas machine tooling.
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18th September 2018

Three new appointments cements Derby architect firm's growth

Derby-based Swain Architecture is rounding off nine months in its first physical office with the appointment of a new associate and two architectural assistants.
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18th September 2018

Pochin adds two more outlets in year of growth

Leicester-based leading independent plumbing and heating supplier Pochin has opened a new outlet in Newark and acquired a business in Cannock.
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18th September 2018

Pall-Ex shows heart with new public access defibrillator at Ellistown HQ

Logistics giant Pall-Ex is aiming to save lives after installing a defibrillator at its headquarters in Ellistown, which can be accessed by the local community in the event of an emergency.
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18th September 2018

Small businesses entirely unprepared for chaotic no deal Brexit

Only one in seven (14%) small businesses have starting planning for a no deal Brexit, according to new research from the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB).
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16th September 2018

NEW ROLES & ACCOUNTS APPRENTICE HIRE FOR ESSENTIAL PROJECTS

A raft of new projects for retailers such as Next Plc and the Sherwood Forest Visitor Centre has enabled Essential Projects to smash its half year turnover target creating employment opportunities
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14th September 2018

Government must come clean about apprenticeship target as starts slide again

Responding to today’s drop in apprenticeship starts, Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) Regional Chairman, David Dexter, said: “Today’s 28% year on year drop is yet another clear signal that the levy system isn’t working to its full potential.
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14th September 2018

Ward's latest recycling service, WARDRobe, will provide a national collection service from clothing banks at amenity sites and supermarkets in return for direct payments or donations to charity. The WARDRobe team will then bulk up collections and export t

The award-winning team behind one of David Wilson Homes’ Northamptonshire developments has lifted the lid on what makes their site The Avenue so successful with homebuyers in the area.
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14th September 2018

Global business with a local heart aims to raise thousands

Derby-based aerospace and defence supply chain service provider Pattonair is hoping to raise tens of thousands for charity by holding a spectacular ball.
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14th September 2018

EverythingBranded.co.uk sponsors Love Business EXPO 2019

EverythingBranded.co.uk is delighted to announce their sponsorship of the Babbage Hall and Turing Hall at Love Business Expo 2019.
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14th September 2018

Mitre Group | Helping The Rams unleash their staff's potential

How do you begin to unleash the full potential of a member of staff and turn them into a real asset for your Club? How do you help all staff be as successful as the players on the pitch?
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14th September 2018

PENTAG SETS UP SHOP IN CHESTERFIELD

Pentag Gears and Oilfield Equipment Ltd, a designer and manufacturer of high quality gearing, has relocated to larger premises in Chesterfield, where its parent company BG Engineering, a leading subcontractor for precision machined components is based.
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14th September 2018

Aganto win temporary building order at Gatwick Airport

As Gatwick Airport announces £1.1bn five-year plan to ramp up growth - one of its Air Services suppliers has invested in the long term hire of a large temporary building.
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14th September 2018

ENGINE YARD AT BELVOIR CASTLE OFFICIALLY OPENED BY LIZ HURLEY

The popular Engine Yard retail development at Belvoir Castle was officially opened on Sunday 2 September with a spectacular launch party, attended by actress and model Liz Hurley.
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14th September 2018

Bakers at The School of Artisan Food All Set for Sourdough September

Bakers at The School of Artisan Food are rising to the challenge of Sourdough September, the month-long event by the Real Bread Campaign to raise awareness of the real thing vs 'sourfaux'.
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14th September 2018

Walking Cricket aims to push the boundaries for exercise in Leicestershire

Health campaigners in Leicestershire hope a new version of cricket will bowl over those looking for a fun and friendly way of getting fit.
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13th September 2018

All fired up! Collaborate helps ceramics business grow

How to cope with rapid growth is a challenge often faced by small businesses. Jo Keogh of Jo Keogh Ceramics and The Clay Room Leicester turned to Leicestershire business support project Collaborate for help.
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13th September 2018

Daventry health trust signs the Armed Forces Covenant

A Health and Rehabilitation Trust in Daventry demonstrated its support for the Armed Forces community last week by signing the Armed Forces Covenant.
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13th September 2018

Peveril Homes ready to launch its latest exciting development, Holborn Place, Codnor Housebuilder unveils brand new aspirational show homes at its newest Derbyshire development

Derbyshire-based housebuilder Peveril Homes is preparing for the eagerly anticipated launch of its latest development - Holborn Place - with the show homes opening to the public on Saturday 8th September.
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13th September 2018

New textile recycling service WARDRobe seeks charity partner

Midlands-based metal recycling and waste management specialist has launched a brand new textile recycling service, WARDRobe and is looking for a national charity partner to deliver regular donations.
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12th September 2018

In 2018, fatal accidents rose sharply in the construction sector

Why is the construction industry four times more dangerous than the national average for other industries?
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12th September 2018

Building firms must prepare for VAT changes

Accountants and tax experts Newby Castleman are urging construction companies to prepare for changes to the VAT system for their industry due to come into effect to protect against fraud.
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7th September 2018

Footprints makes starting school easier with its conductive education expertise

Making the leap from nursery to 'big school' is not just a big moment for children, it can also a nerve-racking time for parents - and this is no different for children with disabilities.
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7th September 2018

Love Business Expo 2019, new sponsor signs ups

FSB East Midlands have signed up as the new Café Networking Sponsor at the 2019 Love Business Expo, Wednesday 27th February, 9.30am to 3pm.
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7th September 2018

Bombardier to build record number of trains in 2019

Bondholder Bombardier is predicting it will build a record number of trains at its Derby factory next year.
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7th September 2018

Health and Safety Courses ELCAS

RISK is an Approved Learning Provider for the ELCAS Scheme, and specialise in Health & Safety Training Courses.
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6th September 2018

BM Catalysts to drive export growth with new appointment

Leading aftermarket manufacturer BM Catalysts has announced the recruitment of a new export sales manager as part of plans to expand its distribution network across Europe and further afield.
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6th September 2018

BUYERS URGED TO ACT QUICKLY AND DOWNSIZE WITHOUT COMPROMISE AT HUNTERS LODGE

Downsizers in Loughborough who are looking to move to a more manageable property but don’t want to compromise on space could find the perfect solution at David Wilson Homes’ prestigious Barrow upon Soar development Hunters Lodge.
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6th September 2018

MANSFIELD YOUTH AND COMMUNITY CENTRE CAN FUND SCHEME THANKS TO £2K FROM STAR TRUST

A NOTTINGHAM charity, the Rainworth and Blidworth detached youth project, can fund their children’s’ play scheme thanks to the generous amount of £2,000 donated by Star Trust.
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6th September 2018

FSB sets out plan to help high street businesses to thrive

A freeze on business rates, increased free town centre parking and safeguards around access to cash and banking, must be put in place to help struggling businesses on the high street.
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5th September 2018

BARRATT HOMES WORKS TOWARDS A MORE ACCESSIBLE FUTURE AT SITE VISIT WITH WHIZZ-KIDZ

In a bid to make its sites more easily accessible for wheelchair users, leading housebuilder Barratt Homes is working closely with a disabled children’s charity at its development Highfields in Littleover.
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5th September 2018

Medstrom Takes Centre Stage on Emmerdale

Specialist healthcare equipment provider, Medstrom has supplied beds and mattresses to play a key role in scenes of the ever-popular British soap opera, Emmerdale. Advanced Medstrom 5000 beds and innovative Dolphin Therapy mattress systems will be feature
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5th September 2018

THE FINISHING TOUCHES ARE BEING ADDED TO NEW PHASE OF HOMES IN CORBY

The latest phase of properties at Barratt Homes Northampton’s Lyveden Fields development in Corby is soon to be released (Saturday 8th September), providing house hunters with the opportunity to discover their perfect new home.
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31st August 2018

LGG Projects welcomes experienced senior quantity surveyor

Lincoln-based construction and consultancy company LGG Projects has announced the appointment of Darren Dunn as a senior quantity surveyor.
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31st August 2018

TruNet (UK) unveils its new production plant in Leicestershire

TruNet (UK), a specialist in the mass production of elastic netting, loops and twines, has opened its new purpose-built warehouse in Ashby-de-la-Zouch, Leicestershire, after receiving a multi-million-pound investment from banking partner HSBC UK.
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31st August 2018

Calling all budding East Midlands artists!

ARE YOU a dab hand with a paint brush or see yourself as the next Claude Monet?
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31st August 2018

Allotment able to bloom with Russells' support

An allotment space in Burton, which grows fresh produce for those in need, has become the latest organisation to benefit from Russell Roof Tiles’ community fund.
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31st August 2018

Sterling volatility major ongoing concern for exporters

The British Chambers of Commerce, in partnership with DHL, today (Friday) publishes its latest Quarterly International Trade Outlook, based on survey and documentation data from UK exporters. The Outlook indicates that many exporters are performing well b
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31st August 2018

Additional Funds Available to Support Training

Businesses with skills shortages in Greater Lincolnshire are set to get a boost to the tune of £13 million thanks to the Greater Lincolnshire Local Enterprise Partnership.
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