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JRI Orthopaedics celebrates gold standard ratings for hip replacement systems

JRI Orthopaedics’ pioneering uncemented hip implant system has been awarded the highest rating by ODEP – the Orthopaedic Data Evaluation Panel - in recognition of its clinical performance. The multi-award-winning company has received a 13A* rating – the highest possible award – from ODEP for both its long-established Furlong® Uncemented H.A-C

Cascade launches advanced expenses technology at HRSS 2018

Software giant Cascade HR has introduced a new advanced expenses module into its award-winning HR and payroll technology. Expenses+ was revealed for the first time today, to delegates of the HR Software Show 2018 at Olympia, London. Powered by Cascade in collaboration with expenses management specialist Selenity, Expenses+ is the result of

NGC Networks saddles up for charity

Business communications specialist NGC Networks has invested in a promising Yorkshire racehorse. Wakefield based NGC has donated £7,500 to become joint owner of Aelius, a four-year old chestnut gelding trained by Mick Easterby at his yard at Sheriff Hutton, York. NGC’s donation will go to the County Air Ambulance Trust’s HELP Appeal

Leeds-based tech start-up launches industry-first e-commerce tool

Leeds-headquartered Boostify has launched a new "all-in-one" online customer engagement platform – the first of its kind to hit the digital landscape. Bringing this innovative technology to Yorkshire’s business scene is the firm’s managing director, Jonathan Thirkill – who first entered the market in 2013 with a live chat service. However, the last

Disabled people step into a whole new world thanks to virtual reality

Disabled people supported by a Harrogate charity will now be able to step into a whole new world. In a bid to equip customers for independent living, Disability Action Yorkshire is turning to virtual reality to help train and prepare them for a host of everyday life experiences, including supermarket shopping

Yorkshire cloud tech firm Vapour commences acquisition trail

Yorkshire-headquartered technology specialist Vapour Cloud has announced its hunt to acquire at least two IT and communications businesses, as it prepares for growth of up to 80 per cent in 2018. With an estimated £10m to spend over the coming year, CEO Tim Mercer is most imminently on the lookout to

£10k digital funding delivers new jobs for Leeds marketing business

A direct marketing business that began life at the Leeds Beckett University business incubator has won contracts and created new jobs with the help of a £10,000 funding voucher enabling the firm to upgrade its in-house digital technology. Launched in 2006, £1m turnover Blueberry Marketing now employs 28 people at its

Connexin achieves ISO Accreditation

Connexin has been awarded with the ISO 9001, 14001 and 18001 certification, the global benchmark representing best practice. The ISO certification further emphasises Connexin’s commitment to quality management and its dedication to having the highest standards in the industry. The ISO certification is structured around several key areas of quality management in

TOTAL appoints Fox Agency for digital marketing campaign

Leeds-based Fox Agency has been appointed by TOTAL - the world’s fourth-ranked international oil and gas company, to conduct digital marketing and content creation activity. The six-figure contract will cover both Total UK and Total Truck Solutions and will comprise a range of initiatives which will run throughout 2018. The TOTAL UK

Jason Miller “wants us all to stop thinking we have goldfish attention spans”

Jason Miller, head of content and social media marketing for LinkedIn Sales & Marketing Solutions, will take centre stage during the Buy Yorkshire Conference, to shake up the way the region is using content marketing, giving Yorkshire a firm reality check. Hoping to bust some of the myths and hype that

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