How we use Cookies

Business

City planners have given the green light to a new home for the Wholesale Markets at The Hub in Witton

Birmingham Wholesale Markets move given go ahead

New future for traders using run-down city centre site after planners back relocation to The Hub in north Birmingham

HSBC unveils new name for Birmingham-based bank

Retail and business banking arm moving to the city in 2018 will adopt a new name to distinguish it from investment section

Anger as Capita makes millions in Birmingham City Council deal

City defends £12.5m dividend payout over Service Birmingham contract as 'cost effective'

BrumMe event aiming to encourage more start-ups

Virgin StartUp
Organised by not-for-profit agency, Business Enterprise Support (BES), ‘BrumMe’ will be taking place at the Impact Hub in Digbeth

Solicitors Regulation Authority to host continuing competence surgery

The Cube, where the SRA has its headquarters
The surgery will provide the opportunity for solicitors to talk to SRA staff one-to-one about its new approach to continuing competence

Business In Pictures

City planners have given the green light to a new home for the Wholesale Markets at The Hub in Witton

Birmingham Wholesale Markets move given go ahead

New future for traders using run-down city centre site after planners back relocation to The Hub in north Birmingham

Tandem expands again with online retailer buyout

Castle Bromwich-based leisure product designer and developer acquires online retailer ESC Europe which sells goods such as gazebos and party tents

Whirlpool in last minute bid to take over Aga

US domestic applician giant keen on scuppering £129m deal with rival Middleby to buy out renowned UK manufacturer of high-end ovens
Welcome to the West Midlands. From top left, clockwise: Coventry Cathedral, Birmingham's Bullring, Solihull Manor House and the Black Country flag

Get down to business and show some ambition

Paul Faulkner urges those with a vested interest in the West Midlands' political and business worlds to be ambitious in their vision for the new combined authority

Why Labour's electoral dilemma strikes at the heart of the country

Former Labour leader Ed Miliband
Lewis Baston examines Labour's status in the Midlands as the party battles to turn itself around following May's General Election
Cillian Murphy starred in Peaky Blinders which has inspired a new ale

New beer raises a glass to Peaky Blinders

Black Country brewery Sadler's has launched a new brew called Peaky Blinder Gold which will be on sale at Birmingham City and across the West Midlands

The Cube, where the SRA has its headquarters

Solicitors Regulation Authority to host continuing competence surgery

The surgery will provide the opportunity for solicitors to talk to SRA staff one-to-one about its new approach to continuing competence

Catherine Shelley, Innovation Birmingham's Climate KIC programme development and delivery officer

Innovation Birmingham teams up with BCU for green tech event

Fifteen start-up companies will take part in the first stage of the Open Innovation Lab event later this month which will see business people work with fledgling companies

HSBC unveils new name for Birmingham-based bank

Retail and business banking arm moving to the city in 2018 will adopt a new name to distinguish it from investment section

Videos & Photos

City planners have given the green light to a new home for the Wholesale Markets at The Hub in Witton

Birmingham Wholesale Markets move given go ahead

HSBC unveils new name for Birmingham-based bank

From left: John Hammond, investment director at IM Properties, Ben Cushway, senior project manager at Morgan Sindall and Daniel Butler, project manager IM Properties outside 55 Colmore Row

Morgan Sindall to lead 55 Colmore Row revamp

In This Week's Paper

Journalists

Graeme Brown
Regional Head of Business
Enda Mullen
Business Reporter
Cillian O’ Brien
Business Reporter
Jon Griffin
Business Reporter
Alison Jones
Features writer
Ben Hurst
News Editor
Jonathan Walker
Political Editor