Press Releases

Nov 04, 2015 16:00 GMT eFlorist The Swedish flower relay company Euroflorist, owner of UK brands eFlorist and Teleflorist, has acquired competitor iFlorist.

The City & Guilds Group agrees the acquisition of Nine Lanterns

Oct 21, 2015 11:33 BST The City & Guilds Group The City & Guilds Group has agreed the acquisition of award-winning elearning provider, Nine Lanterns. The Melbourne-based elearning company strengthens the Group’s presence in Asia Pacific.

UKITA member TDM Wyre Academy celebrates apprentices success

Oct 08, 2015 14:57 BST UK IT Association Apprentices from TDM Wyre Academy have been honoured at a graduation ceremony, attended by family, friends, employers, trainers and assessors. The apprentices, employed at a range of organisations around Worcestershire and the Midlands, have completed their apprenticeships across a wide range of IT disciplines, including Information Systems, Software Development, Web Design, and IT Support.

UKITA member EPX celebrates ten years of trading

Apr 16, 2015 17:11 BST UK IT Association Two young entrepreneurs, who first met at University, celebrated their first decade in business last week. It was while studying IT at Staffordshire University that Dan, 30, first met co-director Mark Pennington, also 30, at a local student club night.

UKITA member's apprentice wins Worcestershire Higher Apprenticeship Award 2014

Feb 26, 2015 16:03 GMT UK IT Association UKITA members TDM Wyre Academy delivered the Gold Standard IT Apprenticeship scheme for Luke Carrier, who has won the Worcestershire Higher Apprenticeship Award 2014

Recharge appoints Darius Snieckus as new Editor-in-Chief

Feb 17, 2015 10:00 GMT Recharge 12th February 2015, Oslo: Norwegian media group NHST is pleased to announce the appointment of Darius Snieckus to the post of Editor-in-Chief of Recharge, its international renewable-energy news platform.

ÅF acquires strategic automotive competences

Feb 10, 2015 07:25 GMT ÅF ÅF acquires LeanNova Engineering with 200 employees based in Trollhättan, Gothenburg, Coventry and Shanghai. Together, ÅF and LeanNova form the leading and most complete automotive engineering services provider in Sweden.

UKITA member Active Communications celebrates 25 years in business

Nov 12, 2014 13:08 GMT UK IT Association Four years ago, Pete Jacobs from Active Communications, Coventry, was quoted as saying ‘I’m looking forward to our next milestone of twenty five years, then I can say did we really achieve all that?’

Nov 06, 2014 11:27 GMT UK IT Association UKITA Chair Helen Brewster is behind a Kickstarter campaign to raise £18,000 to launch an online platform to help carers plan, communicate and share the care of an unwell loved one. The innovative software solution has been developed to reduce the stress, anxiety, fatigue and geographical & social isolation when caring for someone.

Lesjöfors enters US market following acquisition

Oct 28, 2014 14:22 GMT Lesjöfors AB Lesjöfors AB has purchased the spring operations of Sandvik Materials Technology – a leading manufacturer in the US market. The company focuses on power springs and revenue of about MSEK 100. The acquisition opens up a new market and provides the opportunity for support to existing customers.