The opening of the centre and investment in Poundland’s infrastructure will enable the company to offer new product ranges to new stores in the UK and abroad. On-shelf availability will become more defined and automatic store ordering for certain ranges will now be extended.
THE Harlow Professionals Lunch will be held on the last Friday of every month at the Park Inn Hotel. So if you miss one, don’t worry just come along to the next months.
THE PLANNING committee of Harlow Council unanimously rejected a bid by Marks and Spencers for a new food only store in Edinburgh Way.
BLUE Pig is a a graphic design consultancy specialising in design for print, web and digital media. They celebrated their silver jubilee with a party at the Mill, so we asked owner, Trevor Stanesby to tell us a little bit about the company.
MEDTECH businesses are encouraged to find out more about the latest developments in local industry at the next M11 MedTech Forum, which aims to bring together those with an interest in the growing life science and healthcare cluster in the region.
THE Harlow Professionals Lunch is relaxed, informal and provides an opportunity to meet likeminded business people and build relationships with new connections.
THE Harlow Business Centre Networking Event is being held tomorrow (Thursday). Please do pop along and say ‘Hello’.
KIER Harlow has been short-listed by the Living Wage Foundation for the Living Wage Champion Awards 2014 in the East of England region.
A COMPANY with its headquarters in Harlow is set to go into administration. More than 300 jobs could be at risk at the store interior company, New Store Europe UK Limited.
THE Essex Employment and Skills Board (ESB) is hosting ‘Educating Essex Together’ which will bring together local employers and educators to develop solutions to skills shortages.
BUSINESSES will also have the chance to find out more about the Essex Innovation Programme – a business mentoring programme that helps businesses to suitably prepare for and to make funding applications.
THE THIRD Harlow Jobs Fair was a great success. Harlow residents were queuing around the corner for the fair to open. Organised by Harlow MP, Robert Halfon and his team, dozens of Harlow businesses were on hand to give information about ways into the world of employment.
THE HARLOW Jobs fair is set to return this Friday, September 12th at the Harlow Leisure Zone.
THREE DARTHS has moved from Little Walk and into the Harvey Centre (just opposite Primark). To celebrate their move they invited, who else, but their friend, Darth Vader and a few other colleagues from Star Wars including Princess Leia, R2D2 and many others.
HUNDREDS of Harlow shoppers flocked to the opening of Aldi’s in The Stow. The queue of keen shoppers snaked around First Avenue and into Howard Way.
HARLOW has proven to be a successful choice for many manufacturing and engineering businesses and has a long history in technological development. Today, Harlow is home to leading businesses including Pitney Bowes, Raytheon, SMS Technologies and Smiths (Harlow) Group.
IT IS only a few weeks since the Harlow Business Exhibiton was held. It was clearly, the biggest and best yet and a credit to the organisers and the Harlow business community.
ECONOMIC growth in Essex will be boosted by a £442.2m ‘Growth Deal’ for the South East announced by Government today, which will help deliver a number of key infrastructure projects across the county.
THE VISIT of the Communities minister, Kris Hopkins to the Old Nortel building on the London Road in Harlow today (Wednesday) was deeply significant.
From the building where fibre optic was invented, also the announcement regarding the £5 million injected into the Harlow Enterprise Zone.
A £5M funding package, which paves the way for the start of construction work on a world class state-of-the-art data centre campus and business park in Harlow Enterprise Zone, has been agreed as part of a public-private sector partnership.
LABOUR Parliamentary candidate for Harlow, Suzy Stride has joined staff and residents in celebrating 10 years of local business SAMs Trade Centre. The cash and carry business started trading in June 2004 and Suzy joined them for their Open Day on Sunday 22nd June, receiving a tour of the main store, meeting employees and competing in the hammer and nail competition.
Businesses are applying for European funding after a successful workshop organised by Essex County Council.
THE Council put on a Demystifying European Funding workshop in partnership with the Horizon 2020 office in Brussels. About 100 business people from Essex businesses attended the event last week.
THE FIFTH Harlow Business Exhibition will take place at the Harlow Leisure Zone on Tuesday June 10th. This will be the fifth year that the expo has been running and is a symbol of the flourishing business culture that is thriving in Harlow.
HARLOW BUSINESSES are encouraged to bid for €80 billion of European funding as Essex County Council marks European Supply Chain Day to boost the county’s logistics and supply chain sector. The logistics and supply chain sector in Essex is of major importance to the County’s economy, employing tens of thousands of people and generating billions of pounds of income.