A leading UK catering firm based in the North East has a launched a dedicated eco-friendly brand to cope with the industry’s demand. IG Group, with headquarters in Peterlee and London, has set up its Green Planet division with a...
Manufacturing firm Seaward is part of the national effort to keep Covid-19 patients and NHS staff safe. The Peterlee-based business is supplying vital electrical safety testing equipment to the new Nightingale Hospitals and existing hospitals across the UK, as well...
A supplier of packaging solutions has been awarded one of the industry’s highest accreditations following an intensive audit process. Peterlee-based Encore Packaging Solutions, part of The Encore Group has been awarded the BRC Global Standard’s highest AA grade for the...
A leading business figure who champions apprenticeships and training for the engineering sectors has been appointed to a group which spearheads East Durham’s business growth. Andy Buckworth, who is centre manager at TTE in Peterlee, which specialises in fabrication, welding...
A boost to Peterlee’s economy can be expected throughout 2020 as Heather Mills’ VBites business, in the former Walkers Crisps factory, begins to scale up. A few dozen staff are already working at the Stephenson Road site but that number...
They say you can’t teach an old dog new tricks but former military man Mike McGaun has disproved that claim by securing millions of pounds in contracts for Peterlee’s Steadfast Group thanks to newly-found tender writing skills. The 53-year-old –...

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