In the wake of the Brexit vote, Hertfordshire businesses have adapted their business strategies to put a greater focus on expanding into new products and markets to support future growth, according to new research by financial and business advisors Grant Thornton.
If you've always dreamt of having your own business, now could be the perfect opportunity to make a dream a reality as Hertfordshire residents can now access a free package of business advice and support.
Hemel Hempstead-based UK holiday park operator Away Resorts has got the new year off to a great start with the acquisition of one of the most well-known holiday parks in the UK.
Away Resorts, which has its head office in Maxted Road, has acquired the luxury Sandy Balls Holiday Village in the New Forest National Park. The deal was supported by additional capital from mid-market private equity firm LDC, and marks a significant step in the strategy of identifying and delivering high quality sites to complement Away Resorts' existing portfolio and increase its share of the UK holiday market.
A senior banking specialist has joined the St Albans Space of business advisers Grant Thornton to further strengthen the firm's market leading advisory team.
Hertfordshire's leading Children and family support Charity, Home-Start Herts, was one of 32 charities honoured by Lloyd's Charites Trust, in recognition of the support they give to individuals working in the Lloyd's Insurance market.
UK inflation figures released this week show that Hertfordshire's food and beverage sector remains under intense pressure, with potential repercussions of Brexit likely to add to its challenges, according to financial and business advisers Grant Thornton.
Tourism is worth more than £2.1 billion to Hertfordshire's economy, according to new research from Visit Herts.
Business confidence remains weak in the East of England according to the latest ICAEW Business Confidence Monitor (BCM). Business performance is constrained in the region, however companies anticipate some improvement in the year ahead.