From left - Adam Ashe, Damien Hoyland and Rob Harley

Tennent’s Lager extends Scottish Rugby partnership in multi-year, seven-figure deal

Scottish Rugby has announced a significant multi-year, seven-figure contract extension with Tennent’s Lager today (21 June 2018). The new partnership agreement will see Tennent’s continue its relationship with the Scotland national team, the country’s two…

THE GARMENT FACTORY Montrose Street Entrance

AutoRek doubles office space in Garment Factory move

AutoRek, a provider of financial, operational and regulatory reporting and control software, has been confirmed as the latest occupier for The Garment Factory, a unique and contemporary office development in Glasgow’s city centre. AutoRek, which also has…

Queen Elizabeth Hospital Travelodge

First of five new Glasgow Travelodges starts on site

Travelodge has undertaken a national expansion programme to build five new hotels across Glasgow which would create 21 new hotels across Scotland, representing a £100m investment and up to 400 new jobs. Other Travelodge hotels…

Douglas McBain

Astute Launches New Bookkeeping Franchise

A new Scottish-based bookkeeping franchise has been launched called Astute Books, with the new business looking for franchisees across the UK. The new franchise is very affordable, and can be run from home on a full-time or part-time…

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McQueens Dairies buys new industrial unit to aid expansion

Milk delivery company McQueens Dairies is further expanding its business with the recent acquisition of Unit 3 Borthwick View in Pentland Industrial Estate, Loanhead. [adbutler zone_id='297765'] Family firm McQueens Dairies was founded in 1995 and has its headquarters…

(L-R), Peter Milne - customer service advisor, Amy Pia - drafter, Lindsay Green - core team centre manager, Danny Ralston - retention case officer

Creditfix Ranks Among Top 20 Companies To Work For In Scotland

The UK’s biggest personal insolvency practice Creditfix has taken 15th spot in a major employee poll to uncover the best companies to work for. Headquartered in Glasgow, the firm is the only debt advice specialist…

Hydrogen Directors Mike Scott and Daniel Rae

Subway Scotland appoints Hydrogen to take social to next level

Global sandwich brand Subway, has appointed specialist social media agency Hydrogen to handle its social media across Scotland, following an extended onboarding process. The appointment will see Hydrogen handle day-to-day content as well as campaigns…

Glasgow accountancy firm named as Small Firm of the Year at 2018 Scottish Accounting & Finance awards

Glasgow accountancy firm Brett Nicholls Associates has been named a winner of the Small Firm of the Year at 2018 Scottish Accounting & Finance awards. Based in the West End of Glasgow, the family-run firm…

Matthew Elson, CEO of SHE Software

Record growth sees SHE Software end year on a high at nearly £4m turnover

Scottish tech company SHE Software has revealed record annual results for 2017-2018. The East Kilbride-based software developer has maintained its rapid growth over the past 12 months, continuing the 60 per cent per annum growth rate of the past…

Richard Harris

East Renfrewshire tannery invests seven figure sum to facilitate growth

A tannery that was founded over 60 years ago has invested a seven figure sum in machinery that has allowed them to increase capacity to meet customer demand. Clyde Leather, based in Neilston, East Renfrewshire…

New £56m investment in Scotland to strengthen the UK’s place in the global pharma industry

A new £56 million UK innovation centre, which will revolutionise how medicines are manufactured, is to be located in Renfrewshire. Protecting future generations by bringing new medicines to market safely and quickly is one of…

Children at Big Bird Nursery

Ethical investment enterprise acquires Big Bird Nursery

A Glasgow ethical investment enterprise has acquired a Larkhall nursery with the support of a £300,000 funding package from Bank of Scotland. Kids Connecting, founded in 2017, has purchased Big Bird Nursery and its premises…

The Glencairn directors

Glasgow crystal company breaks through £10 million revenue thanks to export market

Glasgow-based crystal company, Glencairn, has broken new ground with unprecedented growth globally year on year. The business has revealed, in its end of year figures, that it has broken through the £10 million revenue barrier for the…

(L-R) Liam Hughes, Mike Hayward and Ian McDougall, co-founders of The Glasgow Distillery Company

Sell-out success and £6m investment for Glasgow Distillery

The Glasgow Distillery Company, the first independent single malt distillery to open in the city since 1902, has sold out of its first ever single-malt whisky release after phenomenally high demand. The release has sparked…

From left to right - Katie Clark (Producer), Paul Crabb (Director) and Neil McDonald (PR Director)

Media Zoo opens new £1m creative hub in Glasgow

Communications company,Media Zoo, has launched a new £1m creative hub in Merchant City the heart of Glasgow. The state-of-the-art hub includes a three-camera TV studio, edit suites and a graphic design studio. It provides a dynamic…

Paddy Ford

New capital markets director at Colliers

Colliers International has appointed a new capital markets director at their Glasgow office. Patrick Ford has joined Colliers’ Glasgow office from Knight Frank, has more than 12 years of experience in capital markets and has been…

David Melhuish

Aberdeen’s commercial property sales top Edinburgh and Glasgow

Aberdeen’s commercial property market received a welcome boost in the first quarter of 2018, recording sales figures higher than both Edinburgh and Glasgow for the first time since 2014. Reporting its strongest quarter since the…

Glasgow celebrates busiest May on record for business tourism

More than 22,000 conference delegates came to Glasgow over the last month, making it the city’s busiest May on record for business tourism and boosting the local economy by £25.5 million. Conferences in May started…

Scottish retail team left to right Isla Monteith, Stuart Moncur, John Menzies, Charlie Hall, Jessica McGrellis

Savills appoints new Glasgow retail and leisure director

International real estate advisor Savills has appointed John Menzies as a director in its retail and leisure agency team, based in the firm’s Glasgow office. [adbutler zone_id='297765'] Most recently at Cushman & Wakefield, John has…

Veitchi Head Office

Veitchi Group reveals strong financial results with turnover up to £41.55m

The Veitchi Group, one of Scotland’s largest construction industry sub-contractors, has reported a steady rise in turnover and post-tax profits at their 101st AGM. Turnover to November 2017 for the firm which has its Group…

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Spaces to open second Glasgow co-working centre

A second Spaces co-working centre is to open in Glasgow in July at 100 West George Street, representing the first in City’s Central Business District. Originating in Amsterdam, ‘Spaces is built on the idea that success breeds…

What’s your company image – literally? High Growth Scotland with Kim McAllister

I think it was around the time the sixth skewer of meat appeared on the pasador’s arm that the conversation turned to Instagram. My husband and I had been invited to Fazenda on George Street…

The Reel House

Glasgow Art Deco cinema has new lease of life as office space

One of the most well-known buildings in Glasgow, the iconic Art Deco cinema on West Regent Street, has found a new lease of life as commercial office space following a complete renovation. The Odeon cinema,…

Douglas Gourlay

TLT appoints banking partner in Scotland

UK law firm TLT has appointed Douglas Gourlay as a partner in its Glasgow office, building on the firm's national strength in banking and finance. Gourlay joins TLT from national firm Weightmans, where he established…

Jo Nisbet top left and Limor Wolfe bottom left

Harper Macleod announces 42 promotions in biggest round of its 30-year history

Scottish law firm Harper Macleod has announced the biggest ever round of promotions in its 30-year history. 42 solicitors in the firm have been promoted to new positions, including two new Partners – Jo Nisbet…