Newcastle business fund manager Rivers Capital opens Middlesbrough office

Newcastle business fund manager Rivers Capital is now aiming to help more Teesside firms to grow

Johnson Partners aims for more big business

The Teesside firm has taken on more than 100 new clients in the last three years - and the list is growing

Middlesbrough-based Boro Taxis hits the fast lane with expansion plans

Expansion plans at Boro Taxis in Middlesbrough have been completed months ahead of schedule

Students are on the trail of taste and value in the North East

October's Culture magazine was all about the Freshers, so we sent out five journalism students to cafes around the region with £10 to spend

TV upcycling star Max McMurdo heads to the North East

Upcycling champ Max McMurdo is heading to Teesside to inspire a new generation of business owners

New App lets Middlesbrough Empire customers order drinks without going to the bar

No more queuing for tech-savvy punters at the popular bar on Teesside. Just put in your order and collect your drinks

Digital firms to be 'incubated' at new Boho building in Middlesbrough

Boho Five set to further grow its reputation of Middlesbrough's Boho Zone with the new £4m building

Growth plans see Jennings Motor Group open Mitsubishi franchise

Jennings Motor Group have teamed up with Mitsubishi to open a new franchise on Cargo Fleet Lane in Middlesbrough

Tetley teamakers' jobs in Teesside at risk of redundancy

Jobs are up for redundancy at the Teesside factory the Prime Minister used to announce the area's City Deal status

Tees Valley business bosses to sleep rough for charity

CEO Sleepout was the idea of Andy Preston, of Green Lane Capital, after two successful CEO Sleepout events were held at Middlesbrough FC and Newcastle Utd FC

Sanderson Weatherall seal property deals on Teesside

Several commercial property deals will see a number of firms relocate and expand in Teesside.

Mum of leukaemia-suffering son backs £5.5m campaign for new specialist centre

Monika Matyjasek, whose five-year-old son Oliver Gavin is being treated for leukaemia, has spoken of her support for the Future Fund

Middlesbrough College partnership helps young people into retail

A new Retail Skills Shop in Teesside is set the pave the way for careers at Aldi and other major employers

South Wales engineering firm sets up base in the North East

Engineering company Industrial Automation and Control wants to boost operations in Newcastle, Sunderland and Middlesbrough

New products spark expansion at Middlesbrough manufacturer CorDEX

Inspection and imaging device firm CorDEX hopes to double turnover and create more jobs

Middlesbrough entrepreneur Andy Preston's 'tech town' ambition

Middlesbrough-born businessman Andy Preston has big ambitions to turn the town into a technical trailblazer

Work starts on Barker and Stonehouse's new Teesside store

Furniture retailer Barker and Stonehouse is investing more than £4m on a new store on Teesside

Evolution Forwarding targets North East growth after winning export award

Teesside dangerous goods specialist is looking to evolve in the North East after winning an award for its overseas wins

Ritz baker Ed Trewhitt serves up treats at Stockton farmers' market

Ed Trewhitt's Brickyard Bakery has a regular stall at Stockton Farmers' Market serving up his artisan breads

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