Business Supplements

Manufacturers' League

Business Supplement: Manufacturers' League

The North East manufacturing industry is outperforming its counterparts in every other area of the country and is the powerhouse of our economy

Business supplement: Community Regeneration and Social Housing

Community Regeneration and Social Housing. An 8-page report on creating places where people are proud to live

Business supplement: Cloud Computing and Technology

The phenomenon of cloud computing continues to grow with no signs of a crash. Find out more about it in our supplement

Business supplement: North East Business Space

4-page report on the availability of business space in the region

Business supplement: Leisure Industry 2015

Leisure Industry supplement
An 8-page publication looking ahead at the region's Leisure Industry and what 2015 has in store for our pubs, restaurants, hotels and attractions
Energy, Marine and Offshore Industry

Business Supplement: Energy, Marine and Offshore Industry

The Journal is pleased to present the second of its twice annual publications covering the North of England's Energy, Marine and Offshore industry

Washington Oil and gas recruitment firm strike £50m sales

Helen Smith, with Andrew Hopper (left) and Andrew Gaunt (right)
Washington-based Oil Consultants, which provides top talent to the global oil and gas industry, forecasts revenues of up to £50m for the current financial year, up from £27m in the year to July 2013, growth the firm attributes to its rapid geographical expansion

Business Supplement: North of England Energy and Offshore report

Energy and offshore report
The Journal is proud to present the first of its twice annual reports covering the North of England's Energy, Marine and Offshore industry
Alan Needle, chief executive officer at Filtronic updated

Redundancies and new chief executive at County Durham manufacturer Filtronic

Firm with County Durham base has replaced its chief executive after announcing expected drop in sales

North Tyneside industrial estate takes step forward with major grant

Business, Artists impression of a development at Indigo Park NE3 5HE
Potential tenants are in talks with agents marketing the site on behalf of Highbridge Properties, the owners of Cobalt Park

Osbit Power targets southern North Sea work with Lowestoft outpost

The mutli-million pound MaXccess gangway that OSBIT Power worked on for offshore services contractor Subsea 7
The North East offshore engineering specialists will use a space in Lowestoft's OrbisEnergy hub to target new work

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Strengths of North East digital technology cluster highlighted in new report to woo investors and policy makers

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Machine-to-machine communications and software-as-a-service (Saas) were noted among the region's top areas of expertise

Newburn based landlord software producers OnBoard Pro net £2.5m Series A investment

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The young Tyneside firm have secured the sum from private sources
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Sunderland's Albion pub given new lease of lease

Kostas Aslanidis, who also owns the Marina Vista Ristorante at Roker Marina, bought The Albion five months ago and has worked with wife, Lijie Zhang, and a team of craftsman to refurbish it

Gateshead stag and hen firm on track for year of growth

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Gateshead-based Last Night of Freedom aims to take advantage of growing economy with integrated product offering

North Country Leisure becomes subsidiary of UK's largest not-for-profit leisure firm

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Formed in the 1990s, both GLL and NCL have strong reputations in developing and delivering high quality leisure activities

Videos & Photos

Sir Richard Branson

Sir Richard Branson says Virgin Money could expand into business finance

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Stewart McNicholl is named as North East young director of the year

The North East Excellence Awards 2015.

North East Hotel Excellence Awards celebrate the best in the industry


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