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
  • Ryden lands Edinburgh Airport contract

    Ryden lands Edinburgh Airport contract

    9th August 2017

    Following a competitive tender process against two rival firms, Ryden has secured a prestigious three-year contract with Edinburgh Airport to provide a property database management service to manage leases, legal documentation and billing support for a portfolio of 170 leases.

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  • Inverness in for treat with Amazing Ages this weekend at Fort George

    Inverness in for treat with Amazing Ages this weekend at Fort George

    9th August 2017

    Hundreds of costumed performers are set to storm Fort George this weekend (12 and 13 August) and in their midst will be some famous faces from the Scottish traditional music scene.

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  • 500 not out for Wee Train Café

    500 not out for Wee Train Café

    1st August 2017

    Over 500 cups of tea and coffee and countless traybakes have already been served at the Wee Train Café at New Cumnock Station since it opened in May, the ScotRail Alliance said today.

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  • BCC: ‘No deal’ not an option for business communities

    BCC: ‘No deal’ not an option for business communities

    10th July 2017

    One month on from the General Election, the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) today (Monday) publishes a post-election survey of over 2,400 companies, which shows that while businesses have a range of views on their preferred objectives for the UK in Brexit negotiations, there is almost no support to conclude UK-EU talks without a trade deal.

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  • ScotRail Alliance releases top five travel tips for fans heading to TRNSMT this weekend

    ScotRail Alliance releases top five travel tips for fans heading to TRNSMT this weekend

    5th July 2017

    The ScotRail Alliance is advising those heading to the TRNSMT festival this weekend to make their travel plans now.

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  • The Edinburgh Beer Factory expands at Bankhead Industrial Estate

    The Edinburgh Beer Factory expands at Bankhead Industrial Estate

    22nd June 2017

    Ryden, on behalf of Standard Life Investments (SLI), has let Unit 3 at Bankhead Crossway North, Bankhead Industrial Estate, Sighthill, Edinburgh to The Edinburgh Beer Factory.

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  • Government Must Act to Stimulate Demand and Investment

    Government Must Act to Stimulate Demand and Investment

    16th June 2017

    The Bank of England is walking a very narrow line on monetary policy and a rise in interest rates may come sooner rather than later following the narrow vote to maintain interest rates at 0.25% and the onus is now on Government to take steps to bolster demand and investment.

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  • Barclays ‘packages’ up deal for leading paper bag supplier

    Barclays ‘packages’ up deal for leading paper bag supplier

    15th June 2017

    One of the UK’s largest food packaging companies, Smith Anderson Group, has agreed a new financial package with Barclays, including day-to-day banking, invoice discounting and a facility to help manage longer-term foreign exchange (FX) exposures.

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  • Welcome David Ellis as non-exec Director to SortmyPC

    Welcome David Ellis as non-exec Director to SortmyPC

    8th June 2017

    We are delighted to welcome David Ellis to our team as a non-executive Director. David's appointment will help to support the continued successful growth and development of SortmyPC.

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  • Xeretec Creates Managed Print Powerhouse Through Acquisition of Landscape Group

    Xeretec Creates Managed Print Powerhouse Through Acquisition of Landscape Group

    8th June 2017

    Xeretec – Xerox’s largest MPS reseller - has acquired Landscape Group, the UK’s most accredited HP MPS and Solutions Specialist, in a move that creates a new managed print powerhouse.

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