News & Blog

Read the latest business news, blogs and thought leadership articles from our members, as well as updates on the Edinburgh Chamber of Commerce's work in the city.

News & Blog
  • Nairn’s breaks its record with 10 wins at Great Taste Awards 2022

    10th August 2022

    Nairn’s, the UK’s number one producer of oatcakes and one of the UK’s biggest gluten-free brands, has scooped 10 wins at the prestigious Great Taste Awards 2022, which is its biggest haul to date. Another highlight for Nairn’s this year is receiving the esteemed 2 star award for the first…

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  • Burges Salmon shortlisted in four categories at PMI Pinnacle Awards

    10th August 2022

    The firm is nominated for a suite of awards that recognise the best of the pensions profession Burges Salmon’s Pensions team has been shortlisted in four categories at the PMI Pinnacle Awards 2022. The Pensions Management Institute (PMI) is committed to moving pensions forward through supporting innovation and inspiring change.…

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    Society golf day special

    10th August 2022

    Book a Society Golf Day at Dalmahoy in August or September and 1-in-8 go free. Society Golf Day Package includes: Arrival tea/coffee and breakfast roll in the James Braid Bar or Brasserie 18 holes of golf on the Championship East Course or Resort West Course 2-course meal to follow in the Brasserie Restaurant…

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    Interest rate rise unlikely to ease inflationary pressure

    10th August 2022

    Commenting on today’s Bank of England interest rate rise, David Bharier, Head of Research at the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), said:    “This rise is the clearest signal yet of the Bank of England’s intention to get inflation under control. Spiralling prices are cited by businesses as by far…

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  • Shepherd and Wedderburn appoints new Partner to lead property team in Aberdeen

    9th August 2022

    Peter Smith has joined Shepherd and Wedderburn as a Commercial Property Partner, heading the firm’s real estate team in the Aberdeen office and bringing 19 years’ expertise advising clients in the real estate sector. Peter will lead the development of the firm’s real estate practice in the north-east of Scotland…

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  • CAKE is a recipe for success in creating healthy staff teams

    9th August 2022

    Nurses at Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh are promoting the use of CAKE to support wellbeing in individuals and teams who can contribute to the success of organisations.   Since the start of the pandemic, organisations have become far more aware of the need to protect the mental and physical wellbeing of…

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  • Choose your future at Edinburgh College Course Clearing Event

    8th August 2022

    People seeking to take the next step in their education journey are encouraged to attend Edinburgh College’s course clearing event being held at its Granton Campus this Friday (12 August). The event, which runs from 11am until 3pm, provides prospective students of all ages with the opportunity to speak to…

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  • THE ROYAL EDINBURGH MILITARY TATTOO KICKS OFF AUGUST RUN WITH SPECTACULAR SHOWCASE FOR 2022 – VOICES

    8th August 2022

    More than 900 performers graced Edinburgh Castle’s Esplanade to celebrate expression and share their creative voice Friday 5 August 2022: Performers from across the globe are sure to wow audiences with sensational music, dance, costume, and spectacle as The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo makes its highly anticipated return tonight with…

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  • New food science degree responds to food industry demand for graduates

    8th August 2022

    Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh has responded to the high demand for specialist graduates to enter the food and drink industry by developing the new BSc (Hons) Food Science and Innovation degree.   With jobs and opportunities at an all-time high within the food sector, this is a great time for people…

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  • AMP Power Protection win an order from Viasat for Wide Temperature UPS

    8th August 2022

    AMP Power Protection (Part of the AMP Group) are pleased to announce that they have won an order from Viasat to supply Wide Temperature Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) as part of their PGL Floating Wind Pilot Project. Viasat provided their outline specification and requirements, this allowed AMP Power to select…

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