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Pierce advises Calderprint on Whitney Woods acquisition

Pierce Group’s corporate finance and accountancy divisions have advised Lancashire printing group Calderprint on the acquisition of innovative printed promotional gift company, Whitney Woods for an undisclosed sum. The deal takes Calderprint’s turnover to £10 million, employing 140 people across … Continue reading

B&E Boys Ltd Hit The Ground Running

In January 2016, B&E Boys Ltd hit the ground running by completing a £4 million project to construct a Sports Arena, and achieving early handover. The project was jointly funded by Leicester City Council, Leicester Riders Basketball Team, Leicester College … Continue reading

Client returns to Pierce for Kare Plus Franchise Launch

Pierce Group’s corporate finance and accountancy divisions have supported Lancashire businesswomen Sumaiya Patel is launching a Kare Plus franchise serving Blackburn and Burnley. Kare Plus is one of UK’s largest franchised nursing staff provider. The franchise will initially concentrate on … Continue reading

Client Story: Wallsauce

Pierce client wallsauce is one of the UK’s leading custom wall mural companies. It is also now building quite a significant overseas presence, taking several orders every day from foreign customers, particularly from the US. With a growing track record … Continue reading

Pierce advises Calderprint on £932k job creation deal

Pierce Group’s corporate finance and accountancy divisions have advised Lancashire printing company Calderprint on a £932,000 deal to purchase the buildings and assets of historic printer Hudson & Pearson – a move that will lead to the creation of 20 … Continue reading

Protect Your Business

Protect Your Business – Free Business Crime Conference The event is free to attend although you need to register.   Information from : East Lancashire Chamber of Commerce · Red Rose Court, Clayton Business Park · Clayton-Le-Moors · Accrington, Lancashire … Continue reading

HIVE Event Invitation

HIVE Event Invitation – to all businesses in Blackburn with Darwen Calling all of the borough’s businesses! You are invited to join us on: Thursday 8th October 2015 (registration from 10:00am) For the launch of BwD Hive C.I.C A new Community … Continue reading

Increase in Insurance Premium Tax

Association of British Insurers (ABI) response on the increase in Insurance Premium Tax and cuts to corporation tax     Huw Evans, Director General of the Association of British Insurers (ABI), responds to the increase in Insurance Premium Tax and … Continue reading

Advisory Fuel Rates from 1 September

Advisory Fuel Rates from 1 September 2015 Advisory Fuel Rates (AFR) for company car users, when you can use them, and how they are calculated. These rates apply from 1 September 2015. You can use the previous rates for up … Continue reading

Cyber Risk

Cyber Risk By: Derek Rigby Cyber Risk is a growing concern to SME business particularly those conducting some or all of their business online. At Sagar Insurances the instances of theft has dwindled during the past 12 months. Seldom do … Continue reading