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An Appetite for Work

A trio of Fife food company workers have been congratulated for notching up 125 years’ service.

Three employees of Foodmek, which designs, manufactures and installs machinery for the global food and drinks industry, have worked for the Tayport company for over 40 years.

Alan Johnstone (63), Chief Engineer from Tayport, Ally West (64), Mechanical Fitter from Broughty Ferry and Gurmit Bhachu (67), Factory Foreman from Dundee were all presented with a quaich and a bottle of their favourite tipple.

Friday, 22 September 2017

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St Andrews Business Club Events

Every month we host informal events designed to help you learn to improve the business you're in as well as meet other business people who can help you.

Please come along. Many events are open to all, but some are reserved for members and their guests.

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Tuesday, 19 September 2017

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A group of seven new Chartered Accountancy trainees have taken up posts with leading accountancy firm EQ Accountants LLP.

This year’s intake, who recently gathered at EQ’s Dundee office for training, will be spread across all offices, with two trainees based in Dundee, Forfar and Glenrothes and one in Cupar.

While providing opportunities in the local area, the investment in trainees will also help support the future growth of the firm, which now employs over 100 staff and 15 Partners.

Wednesday, 13 September 2017

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Royal film role 6th & biggest big movie in 5 years for Fife vintage firm

 Fife vintage furniture specialist Scaramanga is delighted to see 15 of its products in the new Queen Victoria film Victoria & Abdul – their sixth major movie in just five years and the largest and most diverse film order yet.

Just 14 months after the award-winning Cupar firm saw six of its vintage trunks destroyed by stampeding wildebeest in Warner Brothers’ $180m action drama The Legend Of Tarzan, two of its vintage travel trunks and a range of authentic Indian boxes, tins and leather journals will be seen from today in British film Victoria & Abdul.

Wednesday, 13 September 2017

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Swann-Morton to deploy Cooper Software’s ACQUIRE™ to streamline ‘Goods In’ process, leading to improved business operations and increased efficiency.


Cooper Software, is delighted to announce that Sheffield based surgical blade, scalpel and handle manufacturer Swann-Morton, has chosen to implement the market-leading ACQUIRE™ data capture solution within their warehousing and manufacturing operations.

Monday, 11 September 2017

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Fife Business Week 2017 – Inspiring and Supporting Fife’s Businesses

FIFE Business Week 2017 is set to run this year from 6th to 10th November. In a week packed full of events aimed at inspiring and supporting Fife’s business community, it will also provide opportunities for Fife’s businesses to come together to network and exchange ideas.  

Now in its eighth year, Fife’s main business event offers a broad range of seminars and workshops, covering important issues for the local economy and is once again set to be a major highlight of the Kingdom’s business calendar.

Tuesday, 05 September 2017

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People doing business in NE Fife welcome to free Business Club event


People doing business in North-East Fife are being invited to join members and guests of St Andrews Business Club on September 20 to hear about the latest changes in social media at a free evening event.

In the first open event of the club’s new season, to be held at the New Golf Club from 5.30pm, social and digital media consultant Pauline Randall of Florizel Media will tell attendees about some of the latest changes they may have missed but which could be important to the marketing of their business.

Wednesday, 30 August 2017

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Sustainable Business Week is coming to Fife

Businesses in Fife can get free support and funding to help them cut their energy, water and waste bills and save money during Fife Sustainable Business Week, 2 – 6 October, 2017.

Sustainable Business Week is open to all small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) in Fife and will be held at venues across the region. 

The week is run by Zero Waste Scotland’s Resource Efficient Scotland programme, with the support of Fife Council and Green Business Fife.

Wednesday, 30 August 2017

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Why Pay Ratio Reforms Can Be Good For PR

Scottish PR professional urges firms to become early-adopters and seize the opportunity to publish the pay ratio between bosses and workers before it becomes mandatory.
A Scottish communications specialist is urging businesses to see the Government’s proposed pay ratio reforms as potential for good PR.

Wednesday, 30 August 2017

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