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A scheme to cut supermarket food waste is to be rolled out across Norfolk and Suffolk after a successful pilot.

A start up is getting women of all ages up on the dancefloor for a spin, but not in a nightclub.

Bury St Edmunds company Design Communications message is re-tweeted to Theo Paphitis’ 500,000 followers.

Plans to transform and rejuvenate two public open spaces in Colchester

Floral Fantasia garden is created at the RHS Garden, Hyde Hall by experts Thompson & Morgan with 14,0000 bedding plants.

Bank and building society branches are closing at an “alarming” rate of nearly 60 per month, according to an consumer group.

Education charity Inspire Suffolk, which supports local young people onto a positive future, is partnering with hotel group TA Hotel Collection and facilities management company Vertas to provide hospitality training and job opportunities.

Marmite can be loved or hated, but adding it to cheddar cheese and sausage meat turned out to be a winning combination for Thurston Butcher Harvey Francis.

Firms are being urged not to score an “own goal” during the World Cup by refusing to be flexible with requests from staff to watch football matches over the coming weeks.

Ipswich and Suffolk Business Club finds out more about the Upper Orwell Crossings

Suffolk Chamber of Commerce is urging local businesses to be more aware of their role in preventing suicide among their staff, and signposting support for those who may have suicidal thoughts.

East of England Co-op wins Grocer Gold award for its ground-breaking food waste scheme.

Mural about the life and times of Ipswich Airport revealed inside building society office.

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Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Accountancy firm Grant Thornton has announced changes to its senior management team at Ipswich as it targets growth.

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Leading figures from Suffolk’s business and voluntary sectors are meeting at a conference highlighting the benefits of giving employees time to help charities.

The latest moves and appointments in businesses across Suffolk and north Essex.

Beetroot, croquettes, cod fillets and children’s toys are just a few of the products that are being recalled. Find out why here.

Ipswich-based construction firm the Barnes Group has appointed joint managing directors to run the firm following the sad loss of its longstanding boss of 18 years at the end of last year.

A Suffolk and Essex based estate agents firm is set to open a branch in one of the region’s newest developments – to capitalise on the growing trend of people moving up from London.

Eastern Enterprise Hub is looking to unearth the next generation of entrepreneurs as it opens recruitment for its popular Ipswich Entrepreneur programme.

TexMex chain Chimichanga diners in Essex and Suffolk will close, it has been revealed.

An insurance broker has announced it will be supporting the East Anglian Air Ambulance (EAAA) for the next three years.

An Ipswich architect has been re-elected as chairman of the Suffolk branch of the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) as the University of Suffolk launches its first architecture degree course.

An Essex ingredients firm has appointed a new boss.

Which? has revealed the results of their supermarket satisfaction survey.

A high-profile entrepreneur who works to empower women in business will hold a presentation at the University of Suffolk next month.

As the UK gears up for Brexit, a key message to businesses has been that they must look to forge stronger links with trading partners abroad.

A new noodle bar has opened its doors in Ipswich’s Sailmakers Shopping Centre.

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