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Empine Group
18th September 2017 | Case Studies

Mentoring helps Empine Group go international

A Lancashire-based print management company is set to take on new staff and move to bigger premises after getting support from Boost to help manage its rapid growth.

Relative Insight receive NPIF Investment
15th September 2017 | Case Studies

Tech firm targets US following NPIF investment

Lancaster-based language analysis business, Relative Insight has received investment to enable further growth from the Northern Powerhouse Investment Fund (NPIF).

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.

Manufacturing - Quality Standards, ISO 9001
7th September 2017 | Inspiration

ISO 9001 – how funding can help you migrate from 2008 to 2015

Anne Campion, Manufacturing Services Manager for the Manufacturing Growth Fund, highlights how manufacturing businesses can access grant funding to upgrade their ISO 9001 accreditation.

6th September 2017 | Inspiration

3 tried and trusted ways to improve your business

To mark Small Business Advice Week (4th-10th September), Nichola Howard, founder of Launch Events and the Blackpool Expo, shares her top three tips for business success.

late payment
6th September 2017 | Inspiration

5 steps to avoid late payment

Sharon Walker, debt recovery manager at regional law firm Napthens, a Boost & Co member, offers some advice on how growing businesses can avoid late payment and reduce the risk of bad debt.

Energy Ace, Skelmersdale
5th September 2017 | Case Studies

Energy Ace power into new markets with specialist support

A Skelmersdale-based manufacturer of energy saving systems for industrial, domestic and commercial users has launched into new markets with specialist support from Boost and the Lancashire Manufacturing Growth Fund.

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.

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