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Adrenaline Brush not only makes beautiful board games, it offers corporate board game C-Tech Innovation
days where staff can create their own games and unleash personal and team creativity. The C-Tech Innovation is a leader in Innovation, R&D
company also makes corporate games to suit the needs of the client. and Engineering Design, inspiring clients, helping to
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design, mobile application development, intranet/internet solutions, E-commerce solutions,
on 0151 347 2900 or visit www.ctechinnovation.com
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C3 imaging supply the widest range of print and
Arnold Clark Car & Van Rental display services on Merseyside. We offer digital
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Arnold Clark Car & Van Rental provides reliable ad-hoc self-drive vehicle rental throughout
popup display / banner stands and outdoor vinyl
the UK. We can supply vehicles from locations throughout Scotland and also in Carlisle,
banners. With knowledge, experience, friendly staff and turnaround times to match.
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Professional body for Managers and Leaders, focusing on improving personal and
Avalon Mists Gift Hampers organisational performance. We set the standards, support individual and organisational
development, provide accreditation, qualifications and professional recognition, including
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Ballentyne Ltd is our key focus.
Our offices are fully furnished with a large range of IT & Telecoms packages to meet your requirements, and
Ballentyne deliver across the whole spectrum of digital with our all-inclusive monthly bill, you can focus on your business and allow us to take care of the rest.
creativity from e-commerce to iPad. However, in a We also offer a range of meeting and conference room available for immediate hire, so if you need to meet
world increasingly dominated by technology, we like to clients, hold training sessions or make presentations, you can do this on-site and our service staff will supply
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that, when all is said and done, it is people that really matter.
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We also offer referral fees of up to £5,000. (Based on the contract value)
For more information call Rachel Malone (Centre Manager) on 0151 515 3000 or email
Baltic Training Services 0151 515 3000 www.cecoffices.com
Delivering high quality, flexible apprenticeship programmes across
the North West, providing a low cost, low risk solution to up-skilling Claranet Ltd
or diversifying a work force. A grant of £1500 is available to employers Specialising in Broadband & Hosting Technologies,
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apprenticeships include IT Professional, Health & Social Care and Based in Birchwood in the North West of England,
General Business. our ethos has always been to provide quality
01325 731 067 www.baltictraining.com services, backed up by quality support.
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Here’s something different. An easy to use DIY online Click Liverpool / Bay TV Liverpool / Mercury Press and Media Ltd
management system that puts you in full control of Mercury Press has been in the business of news, pictures, sport, PR and features on
your website. Merseyside for more than fifty years. But the media landscape has changed enormously in
The result? You BOOST your online presence, the last decade and the company also majors in web services including the online newspaper
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shopping experience. And BOOST your bottom line. www.baytvliverpool.com launched in November 2011.
So give your business a Bizinka Boost and watch your online sales rocket 0151 709 6707
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Business Doctors are here to give your business
the strength it needs to grow.
With our expert advice and friendly practical
support you will be able to achieve what you want. Our strategies have led to many success
stories and we can do the same for you.
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Cloudnine Bodyworks Hope Street Hotel
Workplace acupressure massage / reiki Hope Street Hotel is Liverpool’s most prestigious
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urbane and chic style of design but a warm, pro active and interested ethos of service.
Liverpool’s largest hackney carriage taxi firm. We provide corporate account facilities to
Hotel of the Year 2010, 2011 The Mersey Partnership Annual Tourism Awards
businesses across Merseyside. To see if we can help you with your business travel needs
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contact Martin on 0151 298 2060 or email email@example.com
0151 298 2060 www.merseycabs.co.uk 0151 709 3000 www.hopestreethotel.co.uk
Costco Wholesale Hugh Baird College
Hugh Baird College in Bootle currently can offer a wide variety of training solutions for your
Costco is a membership warehouse club that
business ranging from Apprenticeships to most mandatory training needs.
sells a wide selection of top quality brand name
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If you are a bona fide business owner or
manager or are self employed you qualify for Trade Membership. IMSM
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0151 224 7675 www.costco.co.uk clients worldwide. Our global team of highly qualified IRCA Standard
auditors are well versed in the implementation of ISO Standards
Cyber Host Pro Ltd including ISO 9001 Quality Management, ISO 14001 Environmental
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0845 527 9345 www.cyberhostpro.com Ince Park
Ince Park is a joint venture between Covanta Energy and Peel Environmental.
DeskCentre Located 18 miles south of Liverpool, it will provide specialist business space for the
environmental technology sector, bringing £3.3BN of investment and over 2,000 direct jobs
With over 25 years’ experience, at Desk Centre
into the local economy. This flagship centre of low carbon sustainable energy generation will
we understand what it takes to create inspiring,
allow development of entrepreneurial businesses and will be the biggest of its kind in the UK.
workspace. Our extensive expertise is backed up
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on site, you can be sure things will be done on time,
on budget and to your satisfaction. From help with your order to a full, no obligation design Institute of Export & International Trade
service, we can offer as much guidance as you need. Our expert team is one of the most The Institute of Export & International Trade is the professional body representing and
experienced in the UK and includes design, estimating and project management arms; along supporting the interests of everyone involved in importing, exporting and international
with a team of 20 dedicated and highly skilled installation specialists. trade. We offer a unique range of individual and business membership benefits as well as a
0845 313 7456 www.deskcentre.co.uk world-renowned suite of professional qualifications, training & CPD. Visit:
Employment and Skills Group (esg.) 01733 404 400 www.export.org.uk
esg. (Employment and Skills Group) is a leading national training
company delivering government funded, commercial skills and Intellectual Property Office
development. We have been working alongside key employer Intellectual Property (IP) results from the expression of an idea.
partners successfully for many years serving local, national and So IP might be a brand, an invention, a design, a song or another intellectual creation. IP
multi-national businesses. If you are looking to up-skill and can be owned, bought and sold. But how can that help you? Please see us at our stand for
develop your workforce then contact us today on 0845 649 0010 or for further information more information.
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Energycentric Liverpool City Council
Liverpool City Council Emergency Planning Unit works in co-operation with the emergency
Energycentric is able to show all businesses in the public and private sectors, plus charities
services and other responding agencies to ensure arrangements and procedures in place to
and other non profit making organisations, a way to reduce their energy costs by obtaining
deal with major incidents or emergencies within Liverpool. The unit are also responsible for
energy contracts at lower prices than they could normally obtain.
business continuity arrangements within the authority and promoting business continuity
0151 550 4602 www.energycentric.co.uk planning to local businesses and voluntary organisations.
0151 225 6008 www.liverpool.gov.uk
Envirolink is the business support organisation for the Liverpool FC
low carbon sector. As a not-for-profit company, our
Liverpool Football Club is undoubtedly the North West’s
aim is to support the growth of the low carbon sector
premier meetings and events venue. With five separate
thereby contributing to sustainable economic growth
suites able to simultaneously hold meetings of 200 plus,
and environmental protection. Through collaboration
together with 30 brand new executive boxes overlooking
with suppliers, buyers, research institutes and funders, we facilitate the development and
the Anfield turf.
uptake of low carbon and environmental technologies. We do this by helping businesses to
Anfield epitomises success and achieves your goals.
develop their products and services and acting as a link between suppliers and buyers.
01925 813 200 www.envirolink.co.uk 0151 263 7744 www.liverpoolfc.tv
Federation of Small Businesses Liverpool Hope University
Hope Business Gateway provides a single point of entry for any business enquiry to Liverpool
The Federation of Small Businesses, (FSB), is the UK’s biggest business support organisation.
Hope University. We offer a range of services to businesses, which include excellent
With an unparalleled range of member benefits, the FSB promotes and protects the interests
Conferencing facilities at both our Hope Park Campus in Childwall and our Creative Campus
of small businesses, providing advice and support on legal, employment and taxation issues,
in Everton. We also offer a range of Continuing Professional Development Courses, such as
unbeatable savings on vital business services and a powerful lobbying voice that ensures
NEBOSH, IOSH, CIPD and CMI from Introductory to level 7, as well as working with
that the views of small businesses are heard at all levels of government in the UK.
companies to develop bespoke programmes to suit their specific requirements. We are keen
0151 645 5694 www.fsb.org.uk to develop Knowledge Transfer Partnerships with businesses and would be interested in any
student placement or graduate internship opportunity that companies might have available.
HMRC Business Education & Support Team 0151 291 3285 http://www.hope.ac.uk/businessgateway
The HMRC Business Education & Support Team is specially trained to help businesses
understand their tax responsibilities and give them the confidence to get it right, first time.
Our services, which include workshops on a variety of topics, are free of charge and are
designed for everyone in business, especially new businesses or new employers.
Liverpool Vision Redbows Promotional Gifts
Liverpool Vision is the gateway for free business Redbows is one of the UK’s leading suppliers of
support, our team are on hand to deal with your promotional gifts and promotional marketing
enquiries, whether you run an existing business services including: logo design, artwork generation,
looking for assistance or you are a new printing, embroidery, product sourcing, supply,
entrepreneur seeking support. project management and fulfilment. The company is ISO9001 and 14001 certified and a
We offer a free service that coordinates the activities of key business support organisations Chartered Distributor member of the British Promotional Merchandise Association.
so that new businesses and existing firms can access the full range of support needed to 0845 8386 368 www.promotionalgiftsstore.co.uk
make an investment happen.
0151 600 2900 www.liverpoolvision.co.uk Santander Business Banking
Drive your business forward whether you’re a sole trader
Mecca Bingo or a growing company, you’ll want to make sure you’re
Mecca Bingo can provide an ideal venue for special occasions, team building events and fun backed by a banking partner you can trust. At Santander
nights out. With our Party Package, for only £5 a head on top of the cost of your bingo books Business Banking, we’re here to help you get where you
you get a free main meal, free bubbly, reserved seating and a free dabber and the chance to want to be. We provide reliable day-to-day banking and
win some serious money. Make Mecca your first choice for a guaranteed night of fun! long-term support. Specifically designed to meet the needs
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banking so you can focus on making your business succeed.
North Liverpool Business Forum 07899 064 334 (Stuart) / 07545 699 216 (Iain)
This is a breakfast networking club with a difference. www.santander.co.uk
As well as fostering business between businesses in
North Liverpool, we inform members of opportunities in the area. Stephensons Solicitors LLP
We aim to be part of the economic regeneration of the area.
Stephensons has developed Constant for
c/o John Boyce 0777 815 3669 www.nlbf.co.uk businesses who want to offer their employees
a comprehensive value added service.
Employers who sign up free of charge to Constant will be able to provide their employees
with access to a 24 hour legal helpline which is also a tax and NI free benefit.
We are a dedicated business team looking after new and
existing business customers for our 6 o2 stores. Our aim is
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to provide you with a professional face to face service at a
time and place that best suits your business needs.
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connections that work.
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Platform4Business is a consortium of specialist business support organisations that offer real develop and grow your business.
and valuable assistance to those that are considering starting their own business or those ...it’s not about rules and regulations on how network groups and meetings should be run!
that have a business that they wish to grow.
At Liverpool Business Fair 2012, Platform4Business will have details of a range of workshops
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and support initiatives that are funded by the European Regional Development Fund. The
workshops will be delivered in various venues and are free to attend for anyone that meets
The Chartered Institute of Marketing
the funding criteria, with a small charge for those that wish to attend but are from outside Whether you are just starting up or are a
of the funding area. well-established business, take advantage of
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along for an informal chat about your plans with one of our team. Marketers. Visit us on our stand to book an
Visit the Platform4Business website at www.platform4business.co.uk appointment and lets see if we can help grow your
0151 329 2121 www.platform4business.co.uk business with professional marketing advice.
07813 669 305 www.cim.co.uk
Established in 1995 we offer the full range of
print solutions at a competitive price: The Mersey is a free monthly magazine delivered to over 20,000 homes across Merseyside
Creative design and beyond.
Digital printing Each month the magazine is packed with community news, what’s on, competitions, local
Litho printing business information and much much more...
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Superb high definition printing as standard catch up on what’s new.
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Quick response and turnarounds
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As the UK’s most highly regarded provider of
Season Tickets, Promotional Mailings, Gift &
Membership Cards, as well as all manner of
commercial and promotional print, PSC Systems
have over 20 years experience working with some
of the largest names in the sporting world. Our Wirral-based secure production facility is
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QualitySolicitors Jackson & Canter T 0151 228 9021
With over 50 years in business and now part of the first UK legal brand, QualitySolicitors
Jackson & Canter undertakes a wide range of commercial employment and personal client Stephen & Sheila Hughes
work. Liverpool Law Firm of the Year 2009 and nominated twice in 2011, the firm prides ITEC Dip OSM
itself on its excellent client service.
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Thisladyloves.com Waves Enterprise Limited
Award winning networking group promoting North West businesses to nearly 4000 lady Waves Enterprise is a community based and owned not-for-profit organisation committed to
members. Our networking events are aimed at sole traders and SMEs, run across the North positively influencing the ongoing regeneration of Central and South Liverpool.
West area, and are attended by both Ladies and Gents in business. Based on the work of Ernesto Sirolli, Waves will harness the resources and passion of the
07920 729 394 www.thisladyloves.com people and businesses in South Liverpool to assist in the creation of new businesses and the
growth of existing ones.
Three Business 07776 188 279 www.waves.uk.com
Three Business offers excellent price plans designed to give flexibility and value for money.
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your business is handled with care and precision. When you
TWA Logistics call us a real voice will answer the phone and deal efficiently
with your issue. Our industry leading software will track your issue all the way through to
Based in Bromborough, Wirral and part of
resolution with you having full access to all information at any stage.
the TWA Group of companies, TWA Logistics Ltd
is one of the North West’s growing independent 0844 257 1084 www.wn1-it.com
logistics companies, combining an impressive
portfolio of services with a unique business Woods Squared Limited
approach, genuine commitment to excellence and unrivalled pride in its people. We are Business Growth Accountants.
Encompassing transport warehouse and training. We help business owners measure and improve the
0151 343 0545 www.twagroup.eu numbers that matter within their business.
We work closely with our clients to help them grow and
United Business Centres (Midlands) Ltd to achieve their business and personal goals in the following areas:
Strategy ~ Accountancy ~ Tax
UBC Liverpool provides serviced office space combined with
professional support services at very competitive rates. 0151 649 8456 www.woods-squared.co.uk
Meeting room hire and virtual offices are also available.
Our high quality business centre is in a prime location with
fantastic views of the Mersey Estuary and in close proximity
to national and international transport links.
0151 203 3400 www.unitedbusinesscentres.co.uk