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CGI of the new Primark at Old Square in Walsall

Primark's new Black Country store ready for launch

£7.8 million Old Square Shopping Centre to welcome discount clothing retailer as major development marks key milestone

Pictures: BCU's Eastside Locks base takes shape

New four-storey, 55,000 sq ft home for office staff from Birmingham City University forms next stage of major regeneration project

Stirchley, Cotteridge and Bournville firms narrowly reject business improvement district

The creation of Birmingham's 12th BID flounders on 52 per cent 'no' vote

Christopher Wray developer urged to scale back 15-storey plan

Fears have been aired the Christopher Wray building could be overshadowed by a proposed 15-storey tour
Conservation and heritage panel says the size of the proposed tower on mixed-use development would over shadow historic factory

Beorma Quarter apart-hotel Adagio announces opening

Launch date confirmed for completion of new apart-hotel as one of city's longest-running property sagas finally bears some fruit

Business In Pictures

Work progressing on 6 Cardigan Street

Pictures: BCU's Eastside Locks base takes shape

New four-storey, 55,000 sq ft home for office staff from Birmingham City University forms next stage of major regeneration project

Spearhead collect their Entrepreneurial Spark Pitching Competition prize

Entrepreneurial Spark start-ups rewarded

The gongs are organised by the business Hatchery, Entrepreneurial Spark, powered by NatWest, and partner KPMG

Top Banana secures Whitbread client win

Premier Inn's owner Whitbread has recruited Top Banana to help with events
Black Country event specialist joins a roster of clients which includes Barclaycard, Primark and Barcardi

Aston Martin still looking for DBX sites

Prof David Bailey assesses the possible locations for a factory to build Aston Martin's new CBX crossover model

This energy policy is on a new course sunshine

In a politically “hot” and highly regulated sector such as energy, market certainty is what investors value more than anything else.
CGI of the Guhring plant at the Advanced Manufacturing Hub in Aston

Guhring to invest £12m in Advanced Manufacturing Hub base

German precision engineering firm has become the second foreign business to locate to the manufacturing base in Aston which is expected to create 50 jobs and safeguard a further 75

Jan Thompson, Kerwoods; Ken Jubb, Delphine Powell.

Law firm Kerwoods host summer BBQ

Law firm Kerwoods Solicitors held a summer barbecue for professional colleagues, clients and intermediaries at Redditch Golf Club.

Apps created by Birmingham clinicians and young people to tackle mental health problems

New mental health app offers young people help

Young people and medical experts in Birmingham have created mobile apps which they claim could be a key tool in helping people with mental health problems

Electrical distributor secures £250k funding line for expansion

Electrical Distributors (Birmingham), which has doubled in size in the last 12 months, plans to repeat the feat next year after the funding deal was agreed

Videos & Photos

Work progressing on 6 Cardigan Street

Pictures: BCU's Eastside Locks base takes shape

New Adagio apart-hotel in Digbeth

Beorma Quarter apart-hotel Adagio announces opening

Fears have been aired the Christopher Wray building could be overshadowed by a proposed 15-storey tour

Christopher Wray developer urged to scale back 15-storey plan

In This Week's Paper

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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