Category: <span>People News Yorkshire</span>

Most Manchester Businesses Support Devolution

With over two thirds of the country unaware of what Northern Powerhouse idea is all about, it should at least come as encouraging news to the government, that businesses are welcoming devolution in Manchester. According to a recent survey, the vast majority of businesses think that devolution will bring positive benefits, including investment in the…




Asda see Annual Sales up

Supermarket giant Asda has seen like for like sales increase by 1% in 2012. Sale excluding petrol had also been nudged up by 0.1%. Chief executive of Asda, Andy Clark said “We’re pleased with our results in a tough market. We continued to grow our sales while also investing in holding down the price of…




FD Morrisons Role Taken by Trevor Strain

Supermarket giants Morrisons have decided to appoint from within to replace their outgoing financial director. Richard Pennycock will be replaced by Trevor Strain,who has been with the company for three years and will be promoted from his current role of finance director corporate. Mr Strain was previously employed by Tesco where he was UK Property…