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14th September 2017 | News

36 weeks until GDPR…What can the dawn of food hygiene laws teach us?

As part of his regular blog counting down to the introduction of the General Data Protection Review (GDPR), Chris Hunter of HM Network compares feelings towards GDPR to those from the 1990s when Food Hygiene legislation was brought in.

Logma Systems Design
12th September 2017 | News

New jobs at software firm after Lancashire Forum support

A Lancashire software company has created five new jobs and increased its profits following support from a Lancaster University-led business growth programme.

Productivity through people programme 2017
4th September 2017 | News

Productivity boost for manufacturing and engineering businesses

The 12-month ‘Productivity through People’ programme brings together top industrialists and academics to tackle the productivity puzzle in the North West’s key manufacturing and engineering sectors.

31st August 2017 | News

38 weeks until GDPR… Checklist: Steps Towards Compliance

As part of his regular blog counting down to the introduction of the General Data Protection Review (GDPR), Chris Hunter of HM Network, advises that businesses use a checklist to make sure they are on the right path. 

30th August 2017 | News

Fleetwood fish firm nets growth funding

A family-run fish wholesaler based in Fleetwood is experiencing rapid growth, thanks in part to funding it received through Boost; Lancashire’s Business Growth Hub.

Productivity survey
18th August 2017 | News

Have your say in UCLan / LEP productivity survey

Businesses across Lancashire are being asked to complete a survey, the results of which will enable UCLan and the LEP to shape and implement a strategy to increase productivity in the region.

16th August 2017 | News

40 weeks until GDPR…Separating fact from fiction

As part of his regular blog counting down to the introduction of the General Data Protection Review (GDPR), Chris Hunter HM Network, urges businesses to ignore the myths and focus on the facts.

Lancashire Forum
16th August 2017 | News

Grow your business with the Lancashire Forum – Apply now

Senior decision makers within Lancashire SMEs are being invited to take part in Lancaster University Management School’s next cohort of the Lancashire Forum, starting on 4th October.

L-R - Eddie Robertson, Andy Traynor, Sue Barnard, Paul Leech and Andy Walker
4th August 2017 | News

NPIF sparks first deal in Lancashire

The Northern Powerhouse Investment Fund (NPIF) has completed a £250,000 investment in Omega Product Services, a Blackpool-based supplier to the electrical wholesale market.

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