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Clackmannanshire Business Needs Survey

We would be extremely grateful if you could take some time out of your busy day and assist us by completing our survey. Complete the survey here: goo.gl/E1kM8b Every survey returned will be automatically entered into a draw and the … Continue reading

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The Times Business Insight

Standing Tall – A special economic report on Clackmannanshire. The Scottish edition of the The Times Business Insight was published last week (17th June) with a special economic report on Clackmannanshire. Read it here.

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US Glass Giant Invests £25m in Alloa Bottling Site

A major US glass company is investing £25m in an Alloa bottle factory. Owens-Illinois Inc, one of the world’s largest glass container manufacturers, is spending £230m upgrading its operations across Europe. The firm said the investment would safeguard 600 jobs … Continue reading

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Alere Technologies Expands Presence at Dumyat Business Park

Valad Europe, the multi-let real estate investment manager, has let Block 1 at Dumyat Business Park, Alloa in Scotland to Alere Technologies. The research and development company, which already has a presence at Dumyat Business Park and has offices nearby … Continue reading

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Clackmannanshire – A Great Place for Business

Following the transition from traditional industries of mining, textiles and brewing, Clackmannanshire has undergone significant change in the past decade making it an increasingly attractive place to live and work. Clackmannanshire could make a huge difference to your company with … Continue reading

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Alloa based Thredgards Injection Mouldings Produce Team Magnus mini skis

“An entrepreneurial former journalist is enjoying dramatic growth in sales of the mini skis she launched to give children in Scotland a taste of the outdoor pursuits loved by youngsters in her native Norway. The Team Magnus business run by … Continue reading

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Super-Fast Broadband is now available in Alloa

“Alloa is one of the latest Scottish communities to be included in BT’s national fibre optic broadband rollout in a move that has been welcomed by local MP Gordon Banks. The town is the first location in Clackmannanshire to gain … Continue reading

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Great News for Omega Diagnostics

China approves Omega’s Food Detective tests “Alva-based medical testing company Omega Diagnostics has secured approval for use of its food intolerance product – Food Detective – in China as it seeks to target the country’s expanding middle class. The development … Continue reading

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Craft Brewer Harvistoun to Expand

HARVIESTOUN Brewery is to increase its workforce and launch a new range of beers in the new year. The Alva-based craft brewer, which currently employs 19, plans to recruit a further six staff, following a 30% rise in its staff … Continue reading

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Bank Backing Harviestoun’s Expansion Plans

HARVIESTOUN has become the latest micro-brewery to unveil expansion plans after signing a finance deal with Clydesdale Bank. The Alva-based maker of Bitter & Twisted, Old Engine Oil and Schiehallion will recruit six workers next year to take its headcount … Continue reading

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Bank backing Harviestoun’s Expansion Plans

HARVIESTOUN has become the latest micro-brewery to unveil expansion plans after signing a finance deal with Clydesdale Bank. The Alva-based maker of Bitter & Twisted, Old Engine Oil and Schiehallion will recruit six workers next year to take its headcount … Continue reading

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Mr Singh’s Indian restaurant in Alloa

Mr Singh’s Indian restaurant has opened up in the centre of Alloa, bringing city centre style to Clackmannanshire’s capital. Watch the video to listen to the general manager talk about the restaurant and also listen to a testimonial from a … Continue reading

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