Company News

  • 17 September 2014

    THE share price of Helius Energy has plunged by nearly 30 per cent after a proposed industrial partner rebuffed the chance to invest in and assume an operational role in the company's £380 million renewable energy project in Avonmouth, south west England.

  • 17 September 2014

    PHARMACELLS expects to create 12 jobs at its BioCity hub in Lanarkshire after the stem cell company's recent takeover by Precious Cells.

  • 17 September 2014

    ACCOMMODATION and events booking company ExecSpace has opened a new office in Aberdeen.

  • 17 September 2014

    ITHACA Energy has said the fourth development well drilled on the Greater Stella field, which it hopes to bring onstream next year, has increased directors' confidence in the production forecasts for the $385 million (£240m) scheme.

  • 16 September 2014

    HURRICANE Energy has reported encouraging results from work on an oil find west of Shetland, ­highlighting the potential of the area.

  • 16 September 2014

    PRIVATE equity group Cinven has ended talks about a proposed £320 million takeover of Scottish cloud computing company Iomart, and declared that it is no longer considering an offer.

  • 16 September 2014

    WHOLESALER JW Filshill is targeting a £2.5 million annual turnover within five years from a recently-created international arm which aims to help Scottish craft brewers export their beers to Far Eastern and other overseas markets.

  • 16 September 2014

    GREGGS has hailed its new range of healthier snacks and a better coffee blend for helping to boost sales more than expected in recent months, pushing its profits for the year ahead of forecasts.

  • 16 September 2014

    SCOTTISH Citylink, the long distance coach operator run and part-owned by Stagecoach, saw profits stabilise last year as it launched innovative new services.

  • 16 September 2014

    THE owner of the Thomson and First Choice holiday firms has agreed to merge with its German parent company to create the world's largest tour operator, valued at £5.2 billion.