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Door4’s 16 years of growth capped by office upgrade

Following 16 consecutive years of growth, digital marketing agency Door4 has moved into new, larger premises in Burnley. Launched by Burnley born and bred Leon Calverley in 2000, Door4 has since grown to a team of 18, with revenues nearing £1m per…

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Seminar to highlight profitable use of social media at E3 EXPO

A panel of social media and marketing experts will attend the E3 Business Expo on 5th April 2017 to take part in a free, half-hour question-and-answer session for business delegates. Chaired by Jean Atkinson, director of Eden Marketing and Marketing…

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Expo link-up hits the right spot

Lancashire’s business community came together at Preston’s Guild Hall for this year’s Lancashire Business Expo. Lancashire Business View was official media partner of the event, which featured a wide range of companies and organisations promoting their goods and services. And…



Lancashire team returns from successful international expo

A Lancashire delegation, which partnered with Manchester for the first time, has returned from an international property conference hailing its mission as a success. The Lancashire Enterprise Partnership (LEP) has reported back from the county’s first visit to MIPIM International, the property and…

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Hot topics discussed at annual Lancashire conference

Downtown in Business hosted its fifth annual Lancashire Boost conference with the Northern Powerhouse, the digital sector, business finance and growth, and marketing the county among the range of topics discussed. Contributors to the event included entrepreneurs Simon Rigby and…

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Beware of domain name fraud

We have been alerted that businesses are being targeted by fraudsters as part of a new domain name fraud.   By John Pickervance, Forbes Solicitors. This new scam involves fraudsters contacting businesses with an opportunity to purchase a domain name which…


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Where do all the family businesses go?

It is fascinating to see what happens to family businesses. Think back to the local high street in your school days and some of those businesses will still be there today and thriving and others will be long gone. By…

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£12m investment set to create 40 Skelmersdale jobs

Global hygiene company SCA has started work on a £12m investment programme at a paper mill in Skelmersdale that will create around 40 new jobs. The company expects its Tawd Mill in Paddock Road to be operational by the end…

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Business development manager joins growing IT firm

Lancaster-based IT firm Q2Q IT has hired a business development manager to support its ambitious growth plans. Laura Sharkey joins the company with expertise in business development, sales and marketing for some of the UK’s largest awarding organisations, including Training…



Hotfoot hires two following client wins

Hotfoot Design has announced two new appointments following a series of new business wins including Atkinson Vos, Beetham Nurseries and Lancaster Brewery. Becky Sewell joins Lancaster-based Hotfoot as a senior designer and she will be working directly with creative director and…

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