Catherine Deshayes

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AppInstitute, a Nottingham-based software as a service company, has completed the acquisition of counterpart Appsme in a deal that will almost double its global customer base. [more]
In a move that has saved more than 100 jobs, a group of historic textile manufacturers in Greater Manchester has been sold out of administration. [more]
Wood Group has put the majority of Amec Foster Wheeler's upstream oil and gas business up for sale with the aim of getting the go ahead for the £2.2bn takeover of its smaller rival. Both companies provide services work to global oil [more]
A group led by one of Yorkshire’s most successful entrepreneurs has acquired the owner of a number of beauty and personal care bra [more]
Seachill, the Grimsby-based food firm which owns the popular fish brand Saucy Fish Co, has been put up for sale by its owner Icelandic Group. [more]
Jimmy Choo, the luxury shoemaker worn by actresses, royalty and musicians, is up for sale after announcing a “strategic review of the company [more]
Woodborough Hall, a popular hotel and wedding venue in Nottingham, is on the market for £1.9 mil [more]
Administrators appointed to a collapsed fish processor and importer are encouraging anyone interested in buying the business to get in touch “immediately [more]
The private equity owners of the David Lloyd gym chain are preparing for a £1.3 billion sale of the business, according to rep [more]
UK small energy supplier Flow Energy has been put up for sale after its owner warned that competition from new suppliers offering cheap tariffs threatens to block its growth. [more]
The owner of UK bed retail chain Dreams is set to put the firm on the block for £400 million after turning the business ar [more]
No 4 St Paul’s Square, one of Liverpool’s most significant commercial office developments, has been put up for sale by the English Cities Fund for £23.3 million, it has b [more]
A Hull-based construction company has gone up for sale after falling into administration. [more]
The UK’s largest estate agent, Countrywide, is considering a sale of its commercial property business Lambert Smith Hampton (LSH) as it battles a slowdown in the property mar [more]
Menswear retailer Austin Reed is to return to the high street with 50 new stores just seven months after it fell into administration. [more]
Edinburgh’s five-star Scotsman Hotel is up for sale after going into liquidation in June this y [more]
The £110 million sale of Nottingham’s Guildhall site has finally been approved, paving the way for a four-star hotel, office space and student accommodation to be bui [more]
Liverpool’s Royal Liver Building, one of the most iconic buildings in Britain, is up for sale for about £40 million for the first time in its esteemed [more]
Betting firms Ladbrokes and Coral have agreed to sell 359 betting shops, paving the way for their £2.7 billion me [more]
Estate agents are expecting strong interest in a restaurant that has come on to the market in Kent. [more]

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