Latest News

Please find below a range of stories from across the membership and the network. If you would like to submit a member story please send it to Paul Sykes for inclusion on this page and our fortnightly Enewsletter.

Stagecoach introduce contactless payments for customers in East Scotland

Thursday, 6 December 2018

Today marked the completion of the scheme as contactless was launched across Stagecoach East Scotland by Scottish Cabinet Secretary for Transport, Infrastructure and Connectivity, Michael Matheson.

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MacRoberts celebrates a double win at the British Legal Awards and the Law Awards of Scotland

Thursday, 6 December 2018

MacRoberts’ Real Estate team has been named Property Team of the Year at the prestigious 2018 British Legal Awards, on the same night Rebecca Barrass was crowned Junior Lawyer of the Year at the Law Awards of Scotland.

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Leviton opened a new sales office in central London

Tuesday, 4 December 2018

Leviton has their Data Centre Factory at their Glenrothes facility. In July 2018, the Data Centre Factory added a full line of make-to-order (MTO) shielded copper trunk cables in addition to its existing fibre optic trunks.

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JDB Property Services raise £3000 for local charities

Friday, 30 November 2018

Earlier this month JDB Property Services organized a charity evening for 3 well deserving causing Home Start, Mary Leishman Foundation with the majority going to wee Joe (a 7 yr old from Kelty with brain cancer)

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Perception and the Art of Seeing STEM Education as the Future for Manufacturing

Tuesday, 27 November 2018

Leading UK based Electronics Manufacturing Service Provider (EMS) Dynamic EMS is like many other companies in its field.  It is aware that it is home to an aging workforce.  Unlike others, however, the company is strategically working behind the scenes to put succession plans in place and promote an accurate picture of UK electronics manufacturing through various STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) initiatives.

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Success for Stagecoach at 2018 UK Bus Awards

Monday, 26 November 2018

Stagecoach East Scotland received multiple accolades at the 2018 UK Bus Awards.

The company was recognised in categories covering people, operations, marketing and the community at the 23rd annual awards ceremony held in London last week.

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58 young people into jobs with Hand Picked 100 at halfway stage

Monday, 26 November 2018

Hand Picked 100 has passed the half way point in its campaign to find life-changing employment for young people across Central Scotland. 

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Peel Tech wins at this year's VIBES award ceremony

Wednesday, 21 November 2018

Peel Tech Ltd in Ballingry, Fife was one of 10 companies rewarded for their commitment to sustainability at this year’s VIBES – Scottish Environment Business Awards.

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Chambers join forces to support military personnel

Wednesday, 21 November 2018

Fife Chamber of Commerce is supporting the launch of a ground-breaking new initiative – ChamberFORCE – to strengthen links between employers and the armed forces. 

Launched today (Wednesday 21st November), the initiative seeks to encourage businesses to adopt HR and recruitment polices more supportive of serving and ex-service military staff.

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Startup powers its way to order from European giant

Wednesday, 21 November 2018

A Scottish startup selling cutting edge off-grid power products, run by Chamber member Peter Waggott (pictured to the right of photo), has landed a substantial five-figure order from Staples Solutions UK as its first deal.

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