Business

All the latest Stour & Avon business news, events and gatherings featuring the area’s most exciting and innovative companies.

New house clearance shop opens in Ringwood

A NEW house clearance shop has opened in Ringwood – offering bargains for a good cause. Mayor of Ringwood, Cllr…

Wilko in Ferndown set for Poundland conversion after sites sold

WILKO in Ferndown is set to become a Poundland after a deal for the budget chain to buy up…

Dorset Chamber shortlisted for national award

A DORSET business group has been shortlisted for a national award. The Dorset Chamber is a finalist in the Chamber…

Law firm helping eco charity through Ringwood Carnival partnership

A LAW firm is helping staff get their hands dirty in a bid to make Ringwood greener.

HR firm expands into larger Ferndown headquarters

A DORSET HR firm has expanded into a new headquarters in Ferndown – just yards from its former home. Purple…

Green Gram share offer raises more than £5,000 as deadline approaches

A FRESH share offer from a Fordingbridge eco-shopping project has raised more than £5,000. Staffed by volunteers, The Green…

New Bournemouth Pier MD aims to ‘delight customers of tomorrow’

A NEW managing director has been appointed to lead Bournemouth Pier to a future fit to ‘delight the customers…

Bournemouth named in the top five UK airports by Which?

BOURNEMOUTH Airport has been praised in a report by consumer group, Which?. The airport, in Christchurch, ranked in the top…

Mayor of Blandford opens new family-run steakhouse, Jerry’s

A NEW steakhouse, wine bar and café was officially opened by the mayor of Blandford. The mayor, Councillor Hugo Mieville,…

Community-owned eco store in Fordingbridge issues fresh round of shares

A GREEN community initiative helping people ‘reuse, refill and recycle’ has launched a new share scheme after moving to…