Angela Upex

Angela Upex

Commercial Editor, Trinity Mirror North East - Angela Upex leads the commercial editorial team to deliver content across our portfolio of news brands online and in print across the region. She is responsible for all business and commercial supplements including Top 200, Most Influential, Vision Magazine, Fastest 50, Manufacturers League, Energy, Marine and Offshore, Homemaker, Motors and Recruitment.

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Sports Direct owner Mike Ashley

Mike Ashley's Sports Direct to open in Debenhams

Debenhams is to house Mike Ashley’s Sports Direct and Costa in some of its stores, in a trial that is trying to drive a better return from shopping


UK manufacturing growth hits three-year high

Growth in Britain's manufacturing sector jumped to a new three-year high in April

2020 Vision - June 2014

2020 Vision - June 2014: How the North East hit back at Detroit slur

A Guardian article last month provoked widespread anger and derision in the North East for likening the region to Detroit

Don't miss: Free pullout in tomorrow's Journal on how the North is fighting back against those Detroit jibes

In a special edition of The Journal's quarterly supplement 2020 Vision, we look at how the North is a million miles from 'teetering on the brink'

International Monetary Fund chief Christine Lagarde

International Monetary Fund urged to take swift action to rein in mortgages

The International Monetary Fund today called for the UK to take swift action to rein in risky mortgages

Summer shoppers

Economy 'growing at fastest pace for more than a decade', says CBI report

Report comes as British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) upgrades its growth forecast for this year from 2.8% to 3.1%

A First Capital Connect Service at King's Cross Station, London

Newcastle transport firm Go-Ahead wins multi-million pound rail franchise

Newcastle-registered transport group Go-Ahead and French firm Keolis have secured a multi-million pound rail franchise

Carl Potter, director and head of national offices at GVA

GVA announces merger with engineering giant Bilfinger

Exchange of contracts and completion is expected before the end of June, with Bilfinger Real Estate taking over 100% ownership of GVA shares

North East Business Awards 2014: The wait is almost over

This Thursday, May 1st, The Journal and Evening Gazette host the biggest business party in the North East - the North East Business Awards 2014 final

A Co-operative food store

Co-operative society rejects shake-up proposals

Co-operative faced a fresh blow after it emerged that the largest independent society under its umbrella had rejected plans for a corporate shake-up


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