Teesport welcomes new container service from Bilbao

Teesport, owned and operated by PD Ports, is preparing to welcome a new container service as part of a weekly route from Bilbao, Spain. Operated by specialist Iberian shortsea container line W.E.C Lines in conjunction...

PD Ports to support Government’s ‘levelling up’ agenda for the North.

PD Ports has welcomed the Government’s announcement to invest £160million in ports and factories across the UK to manufacture the next generation of turbines, specifically pinpointing Teesside as one area that will benefit from...

Zoom versus MS Teams

Mother Technologies has been mirroring corporate extensions on user’s mobiles for years. From basic mobile twinning to elaborate collaboration tools, boundaries are not being broken by providing users with their extensions when they’re on...

Test and Protect launches for Chamber Network

Seven Chambers of Commerce have now launched a Test & Protect web app to help support their local areas during the Covid-19 pandemic. The Track and Trace web apps gives business owners a platform to...

Businesses need to be able to start working more normally as soon as it...

By Dr Liz Cameron OBE, Chief Executive of the Scottish Chambers of Commerce “Better bend than break” is a proverb that transcends languages and cultures. It comes from the story about the reeds that bend in...

Preventing unemployment must be a priority for us all

By Dr Liz Cameron OBE, Chief Executive of the Scottish Chambers of Commerce One lesson that has emerged from the difficulties of the pandemic is that adaptability means survivability. As the economy begins to open up we...

Scottish businesses need further direct financial support to cope with further lockdowns

A new survey by the Scottish Chambers of Commerce has found the vast majority of businesses in Scotland are doing their utmost to retain staff in the coming months despite high levels of concern...

Change the daily commute for good!

Travelknowhow Scotland is here to enable Scottish workplaces to better support their employees with their travel choices as we work our way out of this COVID-19 pandemic. The current situation has demonstrated that as a...

SACT – back on the road again

We certainly have been living through strange times have we not? On 13th March, our business came to a crashing halt with only one service still running so that key workers could get to work....

IT company creates platforms for growth

Build, maintain, grow, they are the watchwords – the guiding philosophy – at the heart of Glasgow-based IT company Buttered Host. So no surprise then that when founder Gill Wilson met Madam Pauline Hunter of...