Business

12 Oct 2017
  All smiles for new business venture … A north Shropshire woman has called upon a decade of experience in military nursing to launch her own business, offering facial aesthetic treatments at a new clinic in Market Drayton. Ruth Smith, a serving captain in the Queen Alexandra’s Royal Army Nursing Corps, is offering anti-ageing treatments such as wrinkle relaxing injections and soft tissue...
06 Oct 2017
Stateside trip for Teresa … A Shropshire social media expert who attended a seminar in America as a delegate last year has been asked to return, but this time as a guest speaker! Chamber of Commerce member, Teresa Heath-Wareing, who runs THW Marketing of Telford, provides marketing and social media services to a wide range of businesses across the region and has lectured on the topic at several...
Sportsjam school PE kits
04 Oct 2017
An online sports retailer, based in Shrewsbury is celebrating after winning contracts to supply sportswear to two more schools. Sportsjam was selected to supply kit to 1800 pupils at Stratford upon Avon School and to 400 pupils at The De La Salle Academy in Liverpool. This is in addition to the 100 schools and colleges who the firm already supplies, including Meole Brace, The Priory and The...
Maisy Owen, Quil Care Group with Wendy Brook from Merulae Limited
03 Oct 2017
A leading Shropshire care firm has joined forces with a Midlands mental health solutions service to launch a series of courses to help tackle mental health issues in the community. Quil Care Group and Merulae Limited’s training programmes are based around the awareness, wellbeing and prevention of issues surrounding mental health. They will be held at Quil Care’s new Centre for Healthcare...
02 Oct 2017
A powerful, anti-glare next generation lamp head from the innovative design team at Morris Site Machinery has been hailed as a game changer for the industry. The robust and versatile Halo is a revolutionary, virtually indestructible lamp head which fits on the company’s celebrated SMC TL90 lighting towers. It delivers 360 degrees 1200W diffused light from four 300W LED quadrants. It has been...
02 Oct 2017
Award winning Shropshire firm Natural Welsh Water has created a fresh company to supply a new and innovative product to the water supply trade. Liquid Distributors Limited, has been formed following an investment of £100,000 and is based on the Maes-Y-Clawdd estate at Oswestry. The new company will be the only outlet in the UK to supply new BPA-free (Bisphenol A) industry standard sized 19-litre...
28 Sep 2017
New statistics for property prices in 2017, show that the house prices in Shropshire have grown. However, they also reveal that Shropshire still falls behind the national average. Whilst there is something to celebrate in the rising house prices, there is still a lot of room for improvement. This is something that Shropshire property owners should bear in mind if they are looking to sell their...
28 Sep 2017
Shropshire Chamber of Commerce hosted its ‘Big Business Expo’ at Shrewsbury Town Football Club, which involved exhibitors and visitors from across the region. Event organiser, Teresa Rowe, said: “Working in collaboration with the Marches Growth Hub, we have attracted several new exhibitors including Oswestry Waste Paper, Chaffinch, My Simple Mortgage and Worldpay, together with a further large...
27 Sep 2017
An outstanding nursery in Telford has unveiled a new sensory room specially designed to enhance the development of all children. Staff at ABC Day Nursery at Hoo have spent weeks designing, sourcing materials for and creating the new room. Room supervisor Sophie Pilgrim said it has gone down very well with the little ones. She said: “We opened the new sensory room to the children this month,...
Jacqui Houlston, new manager of Quil Care Group, Shrewsbury
20 Sep 2017
Jacqui Houlston is hoping to add her own ingredients to the recipe for success which has already been established at the Quil Care Group. Self-confessed baking fan Jacqui joined last month and is in the process of becoming its Registered Care Manager. It comes at a busy time for Quil Care with staff moving to new offices within their existing base at the Sansaw Business Park at Hadnall near...
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