Company News Archive

  • Wednesday 24 September 2014

    SVM Asset Management saw losses narrow last year despite a second year of upheaval for the equities boutique.

  • Wednesday 24 September 2014

    SIMON Howie Butchers has hiked profits by more than £1 million as it increased distribution in England and picked up several high-end restaurant customers.

  • Wednesday 24 September 2014

    KIER Construction has won a £10 million contract to redevelop two Glasgow properties into high quality student accommodation.

  • Wednesday 24 September 2014

    HOUSEBUILDER Miller Homes has announced its intention to raise £140 million through listing on the London Stock Exchange.

  • Wednesday 24 September 2014

    FAROE Petroleum has hailed the progress it has made in the North Sea where the company has expanded through acquisition, although it fell into the red in the first half after facing complications off Norway.

  • Wednesday 24 September 2014

    TESCO'S troubles have intensified after new figures for the grocery sector revealed that the supermarket's sales dropped by 4.5 per cent year on year in the 12 weeks to September 14.

  • Wednesday 24 September 2014

    THE Herald Scottish Digital Business Awards 2014 has moved into a key phase as the finalists for this year's programme are announced.

  • Tuesday 23 September 2014

    Shares at Tate & Lyle have plunged after the food ingredients firm warned profits will be lower than forecast due to a "very challenging" six months.

  • Tuesday 23 September 2014

    New boss Bob Mackenzie vowed to capitalise on the strength of the AA's brand today as the roadside assistance business released its first set of results since its £1.4 billion June flotation.

  • Tuesday 23 September 2014

    Housebuilder Miller Homes has announced it intends to list on the London Stock Exchange.

  • Tuesday 23 September 2014

    Tesco's new finance director is to begin work immediately after the troubled grocery chain struck a deal for his early release from Marks & Spencer.

  • Tuesday 23 September 2014

    EDINBURGH International Conference Centre (EICC) has appointed a new chief executive.

  • Tuesday 23 September 2014

    KELSO-based retailer A Hume Country Clothing has lifted two titles at the prestigious Drapers Independents Awards in London.

  • Tuesday 23 September 2014

    PROPERTY group Helical Bar has bought two retail warehouses in Harrogate and Stockport for £12 million, giving it a steady income stream.

  • Tuesday 23 September 2014

    ABERDEEN Asset Management has obtained regulatory approval to buy 80 per cent of Indonesia's PT NISP Asset Management,the company has confirmed.

  • Tuesday 23 September 2014

    EDINBURGH surveying firms McNeill Maguire & McCreath and Allied Surveyors have said they will amalgamate on October 1, writes Scott Wright.

  • Tuesday 23 September 2014

    THE Bay Fish & Chips in Stonehaven and compostable cutlery provider Vegware are among the 17 finalists for the 2014 European Business Awards for the environment.

  • Tuesday 23 September 2014

    FINSBURY Foods, the cake maker which is a big employer in Scotland, said it is investing in high-tech production facilities at its Hamilton plant after ­growing profits 18 per cent amid challenging conditions.

  • Tuesday 23 September 2014

    TOTAL has underlined its ­enthusiasm for the West of Shetland area by acquiring a further 10 per cent of a gas discovery there.

  • Tuesday 23 September 2014

    MENSWEAR specialist Moss Bros has posted a fall in first-half profit as it revamps stores and adjusts for changing tastes in suit hire.

  • Tuesday 23 September 2014

    A LAW firm which specialises in human rights, asylum seeker and immigration cases has secured bank funding to move to a larger office.

  • Monday 22 September 2014

    Menswear specialist Moss Bros posted a fall in first-half profit today as it revamps stores and adjusts for changing tastes in suit hire.

  • Monday 22 September 2014

    Supermarket giant Tesco suffered fresh humiliation today after a shock admission that it overstated its profits guidance by £250 million.

  • Monday 22 September 2014

    THE chief executive of IT and telecoms provider Pinnacle Technology Group has warned his turnaround programme to return the AIM-listed business to profit will take time to bear fruit.

  • Monday 22 September 2014

    THE AA is expected to produce a solid set of half-year results on Tuesday, the first since its June flotation valued the business at £1.4 billion.

  • Monday 22 September 2014

    LAW firm Ledingham Chalmers has reported record annual turnover helped by a strong flow of corporate transactions and growing risk management work.

  • Monday 22 September 2014

    Housebuilder Miller Group is tipped by the Sunday Times to finally press forward with its long anticipated stock market flotation and announce a timetable for a listing this week.

  • Sunday 21 September 2014

    A master brewer from Aberdeenshire is at the forefront of an Estonian "craft beer revolution", which is seeing Scots brewing technology know-how powering a Baltic beer boom.

  • Sunday 21 September 2014

    Creating a new generation of robots that can see, react, learn and adapt to the world around them with minimal or no human control will be the main thrust of a new robotics centre which opens in Edinburgh tomorrow.

  • Sunday 21 September 2014

    Scotland's vigorous two-and-a-half-year democratic work-out has left an obvious gulf to be bridged - the one between the two tribes of Yes and No.