Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Business

Latest business news from Bedford when and where you want it. The Bedford Independent is your best source of Bedford business news on mobile, tablet and desktop…

Maysons
The number of independent businesses in Bedford town centre is well above the national average (57% versus 35.9%), we have more indies that Cambridge...
Wadys anniversary
Bedford-based Wadys Electrical and Mechanical Building Services recently celebrated 60 years of business at a party with staff - past and present - plus...
Boots Logo
Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA), who own high street store Boots, has confirmed it has begun what they are calling a "a store optimisation process" which will impact around...
Brewpoint Brewery Artists Impression
Bedford's Wells & Co have spoken exclusively to the Bedford Independent about what they've got in store for their new brewery and what it will mean for the town's oldest brewing...
Business meeting
Wherever you’ve found the ideal premises for your business, whether a current building, in one of Bedford’s shared office facilities, or you’re watching the construction of one of the...
Herd
Have you been to St Cuthbert’s Street recently? If not, you don’t know what you’re missing. Just off the beaten track, over the last few years the area has been attracting more and...
Bedford Topshop Topman
It's been confirmed that Bedford's Top Shop and Top Man store will close as landlords agree to the CVA proposals set out by Sir Philip Green's Arcadia Group. A spokesperson...
M&S at WH Smith artist impression
From next week, an M&S food offering will back in Bedford town centre, barely a month after the controversial branch closure on 4 May. In a collaboration with...
Matsoft New Office
A Bedford based tech firm has opened a new office in Bedford to cope with its rapid expansion and recruitment plans. Global software specialist, Matsoft, opened the new...
Formerly derelict council-owned ‘sheds’ behind the Higgins Bedford on Castle Lane have been sympathetically renovated to provide startup space for new businesses.