Fusion Assets and Edinburgh based J Smart & Co (Contractors) PLC have announced the creation of a new joint venture company to take forward the first phase of development at Gartcosh Industrial Park , situated at Junction 2a on the M73, The joint venture – Gartcosh Estates LLP, will construct three new speculative industrial units totalling 60,000 sqft. Construction of the first 18,000 sqft unit began in May 2018 with the remaining two units to follow on as a second phase. ... Read more
Confidence is shining out of Scotland’s business sector a new report has found. Companies are reporting higher confidence in their prospect (at 41%) and also higher economic optimism (at 18%) than in previous months. These figures come from The Business Barometer which questions 1200 businesses on a monthly basis to give a picture of the economic trends across the UK but also region by region.
Scotland’s increase in positivity in the last month is the highest of any UK region and ... Read more
Despite its relatively small size compared to other European nations, Scotland is extremely well positioned for business. Companies from around Europe and beyond relocate to Scotland due to the many benefits offered. Scottish entrepreneurs have been changing the world for centuries from the steel industry’s Andrew Carnegie to Mashable founder Pete Cashmore.Scotland on Top
Research carried out by fintech brand iZettle found Scotland topped the table for business in areas such as confidence, support, money and balance. These are some ... Read more
Relocating your business involves lots of lists, lots of decisions and lots of time and effort. The benefits of relocating are plentiful, but the initial move can be a stressful experience. Even the smallest businesses should look for ways to minimise the stress of a move and choosing a removal company removes one of these stresses, provided you pick someone you can rely on. Below are some points to keep in mind when choosing a removals company for your business relocation:Shop ... Read more
The latest Scottish Government figures show that North Lanarkshire saw 290 new enterprises set up in 2017. This is a great boost for the local economy and shows we are a region which is all about business development and growth. These firms were all registered with the local authority area and the additional enterprises mark a 3.7% increase in overall registered firms.
Five of the businesses registered in North Lanarkshire are categorised as large, employing over 250 people, whereas 285 ... Read more