Business Picks

Princess presents award to Palletways


Palletways, the UK’s largest palletised freight network, has won an operational excellence accolade at this year’s Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport awards.

Shop fitters expand thanks to funding


A Cannock-based shop fitting business has secured new long-term contracts and created six new jobs after securing a £250,000 working capital facility with Lloyds Bank.

Delivery firms celebrates 25 years

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Tipton-based logistics company, Active Carriers, is celebrating 25 years in business following a period of significant growth for the company.

Nero’s move helped by Lloyds support


An Oldbury supplier of stainless steel fittings has moved to new, larger trading premises with the support of a £230,000 funding package from Lloyds Bank Commercial Banking, helping to create three new jobs.

New signpost holder wins council orders


A simple idea from a Tipton company that keeps road signs in place and could save councils time and money has been driven along with help from Derby patent attorneys Swindell & Pearson.

Hat-trick of deals for Higgs and Filon


A long term hat-trick of deals has been celebrated by two Black Country-based professional advisers when a management team bought into the same company for the third time in 22 years.