25 Mar 2015 09:30
THE world’s first manufacturing facility dedicated to the production of a product the Scottish Government says will help establish Scotland as a global leader in bio-refinery has launched today (Wednesday, March 23) in Fife.
27 Jan 2015 09:30
FIFE Council says it's working together with Velux Group to help those affected by the closure of its Glenrothes site.
21 Jan 2015 09:30
FIFE business people are expected to turn out today (Wednesday, January 21) for a Winning Business in Aerospace and Defence Supply Chains event hosted by the Council.
20 Nov 2014 09:30
WHILE the fifth annual Fife Business Week took centre stage in the Kingdom last week, some of the region’s engineering companies took to the road to promote its manufacturing capabilities.
1 Sep 2014 09:30
A group of Glenrothes councillors have been privy to a special tour of Proclad Group as part of an ongoing programme to visit those at the heart of the town’s engineering sector.
25 Aug 2014 09:30
THERE was double cause for celebration earlier today (August 25) as Score Europe celebrated 30 years of business in Fife and also unveiled an extensive upgrade of its specialist valve test facility in Cowdenbeath.
15 Aug 2014 09:30
SCOTTISH businesses look set to benefit from new Commonwealth links with West Africa now that Scottish Development International (SDI) has opened an office in Ghana.
8 Aug 2014 09:00
ARTISAN food and drink suppliers, as well as those in the hospitality industry, will be pleased to hear that the new Kingsbarns Distillery in Fife has taken another step towards completion.
5 Aug 2014 07:30
CONSTRUCTION work has started on a £7 million distillery project in Glenrothes – with the site expected to be up and running by this time next year (August 2015).
9 Jul 2014 09:30
A Tribunal in Edinburgh has finally ruled that coconut-covered snowballs made by Lees of Scotland Ltd and Thomas Tunnock Ltd should be classed as ‘cakes’ and therefore be zero rated for VAT.
26 Feb 2014 09:30
Based on the success of Reubens café-deli and wine store in Dunfermline, owner David Austin has been pressing ahead with another venture – The Bruery, a bar-bistro and microbrewery in the town – thanks, in part, to BID company Dunfermline Delivers.
18 Dec 2013 09:30
Around 750 workers at BAE Systems’ Rosyth site could be out of work following the company’s announcement of a restructuring of its UK naval ships business.
8 Oct 2013 09:30
Raytheon UK, which designs, develops and manufactures a range of high-technology electronics systems and software at facilities in Glenrothes, Harlow, Uxbridge, Waddington and Broughton, has landed its first contract to supply a pre-production MiniGAS – the latest in GPS Anti-Jam technology.
8 Oct 2013 09:30
A Fife-based mineral water firm has sealed a £340,000 finance deal with Bank of Scotland to switch from renting its production facility near Dunbar to buying the premises outright.
5 Aug 2013 09:30
An Anstruther-based firm has landed £350,000 of funding from Clydesdale Bank to expand its premises and create four new jobs.
18 Jul 2013 09:30
FIFE'S Spencerfield Spirit Company has signed an exclusive agreement to have its brands, which include Edinburgh Gin and Sheep Dip and Pig's Nose whisky, distributed by Broxburn based Ian Macleod Distillers.
10 Jun 2013 09:30
Scottish Enterprise (SE) awarded more than £16million in Regional Selective Assistance (RSA) grants during the final quarter of 2012/13 - of which £3,541,000 was allocated to 19 companies across Fife and Edinburgh, including 10 in manufacturing, creating 235 new jobs and safeguarding a further 103.
26 Apr 2013 14:25
Meridian Salmon Group has confirmed that it's new state-of-the-art salmon processing plant in Rosyth will not be up and running until 2014.