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thumbnailToyota's 25 years of manufacturing at Burnaston
December 15th, 2017
Today Toyota Manufacturing UK (TMUK) celebrates 25 years of building cars at its plant in Derbyshire.
thumbnail£647m contracts for Bombardier
December 14th, 2017
Derby-based train builder Bombardier has secured contracts worth £647m, including a £542m deal with Corelink Rail Infrastructure to build and maintain 333 train carriages for the new West Midlands Trains franchise Marketing Derby has reported....
thumbnailA Grand Opening for Air-IT
December 14th, 2017
A Nottingham-based company which provides managed ICT services to over 400 local businesses has celebrated the grand opening of its new office. With its headquarters now located at Interchange 25 Business Park in Sandiacre, Air-IT marked the occ...
thumbnailDerbyshire based Ready Steady School gets a Twitter Boost from Theo Paphitis
December 14th, 2017
A Derbyshire based firm has received a business boost from Retail Entrepreneur Theo Paphitis. Jo Stoney and Lisa Wall owners of Ready Steady School, tweeted Theo about their business during ‘Small Business Sunday’ and was one of six weekly w...
thumbnailNo surprises in today’s employment figures
December 13th, 2017
Unemployment in the East Midlands rose slightly in the three months up to the end of October but is still lower than a year and two years ago according to statistics released this morning.
thumbnailDeadline looms for Enterprising Women nominations
December 12th, 2017
The annual quest to find the region’s most successful and inspirational businesswomen will come to an end soon after Christmas.
thumbnailCharities share Chamber’s fundraising efforts
December 11th, 2017
Three charities have been named as beneficiaries of fundraising efforts by the Chamber in 2018.
thumbnailD2N2 Growth Hub marks third anniversary
December 7th, 2017
Some of the more than 6,000 small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) who've engaged with the D2N2 Growth Hub since it's launch three years ago helped it mark its third anniversary.
thumbnailConnectivity is key to improving productivity
November 30th, 2017
Businesses and regional bodies in the East Midlands say improved connectivity will drive productivity growth across much of the UK and help close to the gap between the best and worst performing regions, according to a new study published by HS2...
thumbnailHS2 national study launched in Nottingham
November 30th, 2017
Transport Secretary was in Nottingham this afternoon (November 30) to launch a study showing how UK economic productivity could be raised by the planned HS2 high speed rail network.