Bournemouth Echo: Dorset Business

Lush and Amgio Loans founders appear in Sunday Times Rich List 2015

Bournemouth Echo: NOVEMBER HOPE: James Benamor

3:09pm Sunday 26th April 2015

THE owners of cosmetics firm Lush and the boss of a Bournemouth-based loans company have been named among the richest people in the country.

Get Britain Standing: sitting at desk all day is "as bad as smoking" say campaign founder as office staff urged to get out of their chairs

Bournemouth Echo:

6:00am Friday 24th April 2015

OFFICE workers are being urged to get to their feet today in an effort to overcome the health risks of a sedentary lifestyle.

Sainsbury's staff waiting for news as supermarket announces 800 job losses

Bournemouth Echo:

1:10pm Thursday 23rd April 2015

STAFF at local branches of Sainsbury’s are waiting to hear how they will be affected by the announcement of 800 jobs losses.

The CCTV system that helps you check if the postman's been (or if the garage door's been left open)

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9:02am Thursday 23rd April 2015

Wessex Fire & Security has unveiled a new, cut-price high specification CCTV system which can become part of a person’s online life.

Tesco slumps to £6.4 billion annual loss

Bournemouth Echo:

8:40am Wednesday 22nd April 2015

Supermarket giant Tesco has slumped to a £6.4 billion annual loss after taking a massive writedown on the value of its property portfolio.

The two innovative Dorset businesses recognised in Queen’s Awards for Enterprise

Bournemouth Echo: INNOVATION: Steve Webb, managing director, and some of his staff at Westwind Air Bearings on the Holton Heath Trading estate who are receiving a Queen's Award for Innovation

6:32am Wednesday 22nd April 2015

TWO Dorset businesses and another with a base in the New Forest have been recognised in the Queen’s Awards for Enterprise.

Meet the duo hoping to take their urban clothing brand global

Bournemouth Echo: UP TO NO GOOD: John Moran (left) and Khalid Mahmoud

10:02am Wednesday 22nd April 2015

SOUTH coast duo John Moran and Khalid Mahmoud have partnered up to launch new clothing brand NoGood.

Health-on-Line sees 10% rise in customer conversion, thanks to new website

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1:02pm Tuesday 21st April 2015

ONE of the UK’s fastest growing private medical insurance companies Health-on-Line, has seen a 10% increase in customer conversion following the launch of its new website.

Our hopes for the economy in the General Election: Dorset business leaders have their say

Bournemouth Echo: CHIEF EXECUTIVE: Ian Girling, of Dorset Chamber of Commerce

7:16am Tuesday 21st April 2015

With May's General Election on the horizon, the Daily Echo spoke to several key Dorset business people about their hopes for the economy and their own firms...

The revolutionary software developed in Bournemouth that's giving carers more time to spend with elderly


9:05am Monday 20th April 2015

CUTTING-edge software developed in Bournemouth is transforming the way care is delivered to the elderly.

Harry Redknapp helps open new branch of builders' merchants

Bournemouth Echo: Harry Redknapp and some of the directors opening the new builders merchants in Christchurch, Elliotts.

6:32am Monday 20th April 2015

Harry Redknapp helped to cut the ribbon on the latest branch of a builders' merchants in Christchurch.

Mouchel's national recruitment drive held in Bournemouth

Bournemouth Echo:

7:00am Friday 17th April 2015

INTERNATIONAL infrastructure and business group Mouchel hosted its national recruitment drive for 600 jobs in Bournemouth.

£1m worth of legacy gifts secured for Cancer Research, thanks to law firm

Bournemouth Echo: PRESENTATION: Andrew Lilley, Sarah Dixon and Ros Fry

11:03am Friday 17th April 2015

A Bournemouth solicitors’ firm has been recognised by Cancer Research UK after facilitating over one million pounds worth of gifts from people choosing to support the charity through their Wills.

'Indoor shopping village' to bring 80 small businesses together under one roof

Bournemouth Echo:

6:30am Thursday 16th April 2015

MORE than 80 arts and crafts businesses will be housed under one roof when an 'indoor shopping village' opens in Christchurch.

Sembcorp sells Bournemouth Water to company which owns South West Water

Bournemouth Echo:

9:14am Thursday 16th April 2015

FTSE 250 company Pennon Group Plc today announced that it has acquired Bournemouth Water from Singapore-based Sembcorp for a cash consideration of £100.3 million.

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