Midlands Business

Supermarkets braced for Mayhem Monday

Promotions on items such as televisions bumped up sales on Black Friday

Black Friday, Cyber Monday and Manic Monday have all been endured, but shoppers are set to storm the supermarkets again on the inaugural Mayhem Monday.

Small Business Saturday in the Black Country

Alan Hunt and Brian Bates from Astons Butchers in Coven who are taking part in Small Business Saturday

They are a big part of what puts the 'Great' into Great Britain – they are the small independent businesses that bring character to our high streets and this Saturday is a chance to celebrate them.

Autumn Statement 2014 as it happened

Autumn Statement

George Osborne this afternoon announced a major shake-up of Stamp Duty, meaning that it will now be abolished for 98 per cent of those it would usually apply to. 

50 jobs created on JLR Wolverhampton plant contract

The new Jaguar Land Rover engine factory at the i54, Wolverhampton

A company that specialises in maintaining major industrial sites is creating 50 jobs after winning the contract to look after Jaguar Land Rover's new £500 million engine manufacturing centre near Wolverhampton.