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Boosting online sales for small businesses


Enterprise Nation, the UK’s most active small business community, has launched ‘Go and Grow’, a campaign to help Britain’s smallest firms develop their online sales.

£500m growth fund launched by Lloyds Bank


Lloyds Bank Commercial Banking has launched a £500m asset finance fund to help enable businesses to invest in new technology and equipment.

#madeinsandwell Monday star powers on with lucrative contract


The UK’s first nuclear power station for a generation is being built – and our #madeinsandwell Monday star this week is celebrating winning a high-profile contract to supply fire protection materials to the site. 

Can your businesses bring theatre joy to disadvantaged kids?


Birmingham Repertory Theatre is appealing to West Midlands businesses to sponsor theatre tickets and give local children the gift of theatre this Christmas.

Sandwell Council shortlisted in LGC Awards 2018


An LGC (Local Government Chronicle) Award is one of the most prestigious and coveted awards for a local authority. So we’re delighted that Sandwell Council’s Business Growth team has been nominated in the Business Innovation category.

Sandwell bus company buys Hotel Hoppa from National Express


Tividale-based bus and coach operator Rotala has acquired Heathrow shuttle service Hotel Hoppa from rival National Express in a £2m deal.

Panes mean gains for our #madeinsandwell Monday star MiGlass


This week #madeinsandwell Monday celebrates MiGlass (, one of Europe’s largest independent glass manufacturers.

Best of borough’s talent celebrated at Sandwell Business Awards


Winners celebrated 2017’s best business talent and innovation in Sandwell at a glittering Sandwell Business Awards ceremony.

Report reveals the economic cost of traffic congestion


Traffic analysis experts Inrix issued a report last week which confirms the connection between traffic issues and economic prosperity.

BIMwm shortlisted at G4C Constructing Excellence Midlands Awards


BIMwm, an award-winning BIM framework co-founded by Sandwell Council and the West Midlands’ three Growth Hubs in partnership with LM – a joint venture of Laing O’Rourke and J. Murphy and Sons Ltd – is pleased to announce that it has been shortlisted for an award at next month’s Generation 4 Construction (G4C) Constructing Excellence Awards.