SAT 18TH AUG 2018


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Double Awards For Donaldson Timber

Donaldson Timber Engineering are pleased to announce that they have recently been recognised with two awards from their customers. Read More

Family Firms Make Britain GREAT!

Our analysis from The Sunday Times HSBC Top Track 100 shows that family firms are what makes Britain GREAT! Read More

JCT600 Adds Jaguar And Land Rover

Bradford-based JCT600, one of the UK’s largest privately owned motor retailers, has expanded its choice of luxury car brands with the acquisition of two Jaguar and Land Rover businesses. Read More

John Harvey Jones Troubleshooter Revisited

The BBC featured the Peake family business in the first of 3 “Troubleshooter” TV documentaries in which Sir John Harvey Jones, the ex chairman of ICI, advised 6 companies.  What happened next?   Read More

National Apple Day

National Apple Day is October 21 and we are looking forward to celebrating all the family firms that use apples in the things that they produce. Read More

New Directors At Pentland Brands

Pentland Brands appoints new directors to lead its Fashion footwear, Team Sports & Berghaus brands. Read More

Success For Fourth Year Running

Hypnos are delighted to announce that they have been awarded ‘Bed supplier of the Year’ for the fourth year running, as voted for by retailers and members of AIS. Read More

Swansway Commit To Continued Investment

Family-owned Swansway Group 2017 financial results show the business delivered a 49% increase in EBITDA over 2016, rising to £12.296.million. Read More

Woman Of The Decade!

Jacqueline O'Donovan was presented with the 'Woman of the Decade in Enterprise and Leadership' award at the Women’s Economic Forum (WEF) Conference in Birmingham recently. Read More

Zonal Supports Scotland’s Next Gen Techies

Leading Scottish technology firm, Zonal, has teamed up with Digital Xtra Fund to help fund technology initiatives for young people across Scotland. Read More

Midlands Family Business Awards Partnership

The Midlands Family Business Awards is joining forces with one of the country’s leading awards initiatives for the family business sector.  Read More

Top 100 Global FB Influencers

Family Business United champions the family business sector identifying the people/organisations that are making the most family business noise on social media. Read More

Agriculture Merchants Take Up Challenge

Members of the McCreath Simpson & Prentice (MSP) team have set off on their leg of the Grain and Feed Trade (GAFT) Charity Cycle Relay, from Berwick-upon-Tweed to Edinburgh.   Read More

£38m Regeneration In Pontypridd

The Cardiff-based office of Willmott Dixon which delivered Wales’ best commercial building in 2017 are bringing their award winning building skills to Pontypridd. Read More

Cornish Pirates Pay Tribute!

Cornish Pirates pay Tribute as new partnership is announced with family owned St. Austell Brewery. Read More