Date Set For Furlough Scheme To End
Furlough will be wound down further from Sunday as the government asks employers to make a bigger contribution to the wage support scheme. An estimated 1.3 million people were on the scheme at the beginning of July, down from a peak of 5.1 million at...Read more
Retailer Opens First Store After Securing Funding Package
An electronics retailer has opened its first physical store in Hertfordshire with the support of a six-figure funding package from...
Revenues Jump By 21 Per Cent At Hertfordshire Chocolatiers
Confectioner Hotel Chocolat is expected to report revenues of £165m for its latest financial year, a 21 per cent increase...
Hertfordshire Inventor Strikes Multi-Million Dollar Deal With US Tool Company
Brush and homewares manufacturer Charles Bentley & Son has signed a multi-million pound deal to make and sell a marking...
Hemel Business Ambassador In-Person Networking Event Kicks Off With The Building Back Greener Campaign
With lockdown restrictions coming to and end today, it was an early treat to attend the first in-person event for...
Xaar completes £9.1M acquisition of Hertfordshire’s FFEI
Cambridge inkjet printing technology business Xaar plc has completed the £9.1 million acquisition of FFEI to broaden its capabilities. Hertfordshire-based...
Covid grant support scheme launched for small Watford businesses
Watford Borough Council has launched a new programme to provide expert advice, support and grant funding to small businesses adversely...
UK house prices slip as ‘peak buyer demand likely to have passed’
The price drop in June meant annual house price inflation eased back slightly from May’s 14-year high. The average UK...