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 Cheryl King for inclusion on this page and our fortnightly Enewsletter.

Stagecoach to hold public consultation over proposed timetable changes

Tuesday, 28 May 2019

Stagecoach East Scotland have announced that they are proposing service changes from Monday 29 July 2019.

The proposal includes changes to the Express City Connect network, as well as some local services.

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Edinburgh Airport sees new route and extends New York JFK service to year-round

Friday, 24 May 2019

The inaugural flight between Edinburgh and Boston with Delta Air Lines has taken  off as the airline confirms its New York JFK service is to become year-round. 

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Amazon team urged to sign up for funded training courses during Learning at Work Week 2019

Thursday, 23 May 2019

The Amazon fulfilment centre in Dunfermline has celebrated National Learning at Work Week (13 – 19 May) by urging staff at the site to sign up for a programme that offers funded, nationally-recognised training courses aimed at developing their career. 

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New President’s message to members

Thursday, 23 May 2019

I’m honoured to be appointed as President of Fife Chamber of Commerce and feel very lucky to be taking over from Peter Southcott at a time when the Chamber is in such good shape.

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Fife College Student Honoured to Present at 2019 Scottish Learning Disability Awards

Wednesday, 22 May 2019

Fife College student Leeanne Clarke found herself in the spotlight on Friday as she attended Scotland’s Learning Disability Awards where she was invited to present an award.

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Dynamic EMS take their Customer Beringar from Prototype to Production in Only One Year

Wednesday, 22 May 2019

Beringar is a company that develops sensors to help; owners, facility managers; asset directors etc, to fully understand how to use their building(s) more efficiently and to improve the comfort level/productivity of their real estate.

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Vine Conference Centre saves Dunfermline Drive Test Centre

Thursday, 16 May 2019

Chamber members Vine Conference Centre has ensured Dunfermline will still have a driving test centre.

The Driving and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) is expected to begin testing at the Vine in Garvock Hill later this month following fears about the test centre’s future.

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Leviton recognized for Transatlantic Growth

Thursday, 16 May 2019

The Leviton Network Solutions business unit was awarded the prestigious ‘Expansion in the UK Award’ at the BritishAmerican Business (BAB) Transatlantic Growth Awards, held in London. The award recognizes Leviton’s commitment to trade, investment, and jobs between the UK and USA. 

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Fife College Shortlisted for Six Herald Higher Education Awards

Wednesday, 15 May 2019

Fife College is delighted to have been shortlisted for six categories at this year’s Herald Higher Education Awards.

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Sephra cook up success with growth funding

Monday, 13 May 2019

Caple, the alternative SME credit specialist, has supported wholesale distributors of food equipment Sephra Europe Ltd (Sephra) with a £500,000 five-year unsecured loan.  Caple has now completed ten deals with UK SMEs worth more than £20m.

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