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Asda reports second successive quarter of growth

The boss of Asda’s parent company conceded it has “more work to do” after posting a second successive rise in quarterly sales.

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Looking to the future - AMRC researchers are bringing digital and manufacturing together and investing.

Lack of skilled workers causing Yorkshire manufacturers to hold off investing

A lack of skilled tech workers is leading Yorkshire manufacturers to put off necessary investment in tech costing the UK economy billions as a result, research has shown.

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Regions ‘less likely to feel Brexit impact on investment’ - legal boss

Regions ‘less likely to feel Brexit impact on investment’ - legal boss

The impact on foreign investment into the UK following Brexit is likely to be more acute in London than the rest of the country, the chief operating officer of one the country’s top law firms has said.

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Shrager to be presented with the lifetime award at Variety event

Yorkshire Television chef Rosemary Shrager will be honoured with the Lifetime Achievement Award at this year’s Yorkshire Business Awards Lunch, it has been announced.

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Fintech sector needs a meaningful investment fund says challenger bank boss

Fintech sector needs a meaningful investment fund says challenger bank boss

The boss of an up-and-coming challenger bank has said that the sector is someway off from having the firepower to sufficiently challenge the mainstream banking sector and called for the establishment of a meaningful investment fund to support fintech start-ups.

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Stuart Green, chief executive of Sheffield software firm Zoo Digital

Zoo Digital in pledge to create more jobs despite loss

SOFTWARE business Zoo Digital said it expects to increase its headcount in the coming months despite posting a $173,000 loss.

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Andy Clarke former Asda CEO

Former Asda chief executive Clarke takes on new role

Former Asda chief executive Andy Clarke has taken up a new job as chairman of a food search engine.

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A typical Taylor Wimpey Lavenham home, available at Whitfield Green.

Housebuilder Taylor Wimpey shrugs off market slowdown

Housebuilder Taylor Wimpey has cheered a high demand for new housing and said it was on track to hit annual targets as it shrugged off industry concerns over a market slowdown.

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Three new partners appointed at KPMG

Three new partners appointed at KPMG

Professional services giant KPMG has appointed three new partners amid its latest round of promotions.

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Sheffield Teaching Hospitals' proposed Orthopaedic and Rehabilitation Research and Innovation Centre at the Olympic Legacy Park.

South Yorks health centres to create thousands of jobs

Sheffield’s Olympic Legacy Park has unveiled plans to create thousands of job with two new healthcare research and innovation centres on its site.

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Yorkshire sites in the running to be named Heathrow Logistics Hub

Eleven sites across Yorkshire are in the running to become one of Heathrow’s Logistics Hubs, set to be created to support its new runway.

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Sky Bet sees profit and customer numbers soar but signals concern on recruitment

Sky Bet sees profit and customer numbers soar but signals concern on recruitment

Sky Betting and Gaming picked up an extra half a million customers this year as its revenue soared by 38 per cent to £516m, with its boss saying it would be targeting further market share.

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Individual Award For Excellence  which honours each year a leading figure for their contribution to the region, presented to Trevor Hicks.

Mark Casci: Legacy of Trevor Hicks shows that morality always wins

Last Thursday was The Yorkshire Post’s Excellence in Business Awards and, as you would expect from the region’s premier business awards event, it has left me with a great deal of food for thought.

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Work set to get underway at historic Gisborough Hall

Work set to get underway at historic Gisborough Hall

Work on a new multi-million-pound spa development at Gisborough Hall is set to get underway in the next few weeks.

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Phillip Monks, CEO, Aldermore pictured at office in Wellington Street, Leeds

Aldermore taken over by South African FirstRand

The board of challenger bank Aldermore has agreed to a £1.1 billion takeover by South Africa’s FirstRand.

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Sheffield Council leader Julie Dore signs a 60-year partnership deal with Wang Chunming, chairman and president of Chinese firm Sichuan Guodong Construction Group, in Sheffield's sister city Chengdu.

Chinese air route driving northern economy

TOURISM, investment and exports have all soared off the back of a direct flight route from northern England to China, statistics today show.

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Revealed: The full list of winners at the Excellence in Business Awards 2017

The best of Yorkshire business have been recognised at the 2017 Yorkshire Post Excellence in Business Awards.

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Price freeze and gin and tonic crisps, what to expect at Morrisons this Christmas

Supermarket chain Morrisons has pledged to freeze the cost of top 100 items most commonly purchased at Christmas to the same prices as last year.

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David Duffy the CEO for Yorkshire Bank, pictured their offices at Briggate, Leeds..14th December 2015 Picture by Simon Hulme

EXCLUSIVE: Yorkshire Bank set to reduce loan application times from weeks to minutes

Yorkshire Bank is set to launch a new product which will reduce the amount of time it takes to process finance applications from the SME sector from weeks to hours, The Yorkshire Post can reveal.

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