FRI 23RD AUG 2019


Bringing the family business community together

Coach Firm Unlocks Growth

Coach firm Solent Coaches has found the Bournemouth climate conducive to growth, with a move to the area helping to accelerate its ambitions for the f... Full Article

Coopers Look To Next Generation

Coopers Brewery’s future has taken another step forward with Louise Cooper, the daughter of Managing Director Dr Tim Cooper, joining the company... Full Article

Supreme Title For St Austell Brewery

The nation is raising a glass to the South West Brewery that took home three titles from the 2019 Family Business of the Year Awards, including the ov... Full Article

Celebrating Britain's Family Business Sector

The family business community came together in York at The National Family Business Show. Full Article


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Expansion Plans At Just Desserts

Shipley based family run bakery, Just Desserts, has strengthened its t... Full Article

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SC Johnson To Acquire Sun Bum®

SC Johnson has signed an agreement to acquire Sun Bum®, a fast-gro... Full Article

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GAP In Running For Another Award

GAP Hire Solutions has been shortlisted in the ‘Best Use of Technology: Carbon Reduction’ category in the New Civil Engineer (NCE) TechFest Awards 2019. Read More

Another Award For O'Donovan

Family business O'Donovan Waste wins ‘Urban Delivery Operator of the Year’ at the Motor Transport Awards. Read More

Family Firm Invests In New Portal

Family firm and agricultural merchant McCreath Simpson & Prentice (MSP) is launching a new online farming customer portall designed to save time and reduce paperwork. Read More

Ardent Places Biggest Loadall Order

JCB has secured the biggest single order for Loadall telescopic handlers ever placed by a UK customer as part of a two-year deal worth more than £75 million.  Read More

Accolade For Brewery Chief

James Staughton, CEO of St Austell Brewery, has been awarded the prestigious Trelawny Plate at a special ‘Service of Thanksgiving and Commemoration’ at Pelynt Church, near Looe. Read More

Family Firm Opens Its Doors!

One of Plymouth’s most dynamic family firms, New Wave Marine, is staging a massive ‘Open Day’ celebration event at its new offices in Plymton. Read More