Public sector and businesses work together to keep Luton’s money in the town and surrounding area

Scores of businesses pitched their services direct to key contacts in the public sector at a Dragons Den-style Meet The Buyer event in Luton yesterday (Tuesday, Jan 28). Historic Putteridge Bury, the University of Bedfordshire’s Knowledge Hub base on the outskirts of Luton, became a hive of activity as business people gave up to three […]

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Towns’ pride at stake in Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) Bedfordshire Business Awards

Entrepreneurs will do friendly battle for the chance to be crowned small business champions in this year’s FSB Bedfordshire Business Awards.   This year’s free-to-enter contest is being launched at Basepoint Business & Innovation Centre, 110 Great Marlings, Luton, LU2 8DD, from 10.30am to 11.30am, with the emphasis on success and growth. All small businesses […]

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Town and city pride at stake in Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) Hertfordshire Business Awards

Entrepreneurs will do friendly battle for the chance to be crowned small business champions of their boroughs and districts in this year’s FSB Hertfordshire Business Awards. This year’s contest is being launched at The George, 4 High Street, Harpenden AL5 2TB from 11am on Wednesday, February 5, with the emphasis very much focused on success […]

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Seminar in Luton aims to put businesses in touch with major contract opportunities

Small and medium sized businesses should sign up now to receive free advice on competing for contract opportunities linked to major public and private sector buying organisations at a seminar in Luton¬†on Tuesday, January 28. CompeteFor is a free, website-based service successfully used by the London 2012 Games authorities and continues to be used in […]

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Sign up now for a chance to go for public sector contracts in Bedfordshire

Councils and the NHS are looking to do business with local companies at a Meet The Buyer event in Luton in January. Despite much publicised cuts to their budgets, the public sector in Bedfordshire remains a powerful buyer of services from tradespeople including builders, fitters, housing repairs experts and materials suppliers. Meet The Buyer organiser […]

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