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Cardio Solutions (UK) Ltd, the North Yorkshire-based independent medical devices distributor, is setting its sights firmly on the future with plans to target new sectors and expand its product portfolio as part of its ambitious five-year growth strategy.
East Yorkshire-based Simon Gibson Transport, a specialist in bulk powder transport, handling and storage, is celebrating growing its turnover from £6m in 2012 to £13m in 2014.
A recent survey of manufacturers by the UK's Manufacturing Advisory Service revealed a growing number of companies are bringing production home in order to reduce costs and improve quality and lead times.
The case of National Merchant Buying Society Limited v Andrew Bellamy and Stephen Mallet has confirmed that where a binding all monies guarantee is provided the liability of a personal guarantor cannot be extinguished...
The Enterprise Management Incentive (“EMI”) regime allows small, higher risk companies to grant tax advantaged share options to their employees.
Clarion is continuing to build on its ongoing commitment of investing in new talent with the appointment of Wendy Catterall and Hannah Nelson as associates in the firm’s Corporate team.
Clarion has done it again!
We are Vista, a Leeds-based creative communications agency which reported a turnover of £16.4m and pre-tax profits of £2.1m last year, has been acquired by a global consulting and digital services firm. We Are Vista was advised on the transac…
The most active merger and acquisition (M&A) advisers during the first half of 2018 in Yorkshire and the Humber have been revealed in the latest rankings from Experian MarketIQ. During this period the number and value of deals both rose, with Yorkshir…
Leeds-based marketing agency Home has acquired brand and innovation consultancy fusion learning. The acquired business has offices in Leeds and Sydney, as well as teams on the ground in countries such as India and Canada. Its portfolio of clients includ…
Clarion has expanded its corporate practice with the appointment of Hitesh Tailor as legal director, resulting in a 12-strong specialist corporate team. Hitesh joins from the Leeds office of international law firm DLA Piper where he spent 12 years advisi…
Clarion is named top Yorkshire legal transaction adviser in the latest research from Experian Market IQ.
Lawyers at Leeds firm Clarion have stepped in to help client Nick Mitchell, the world renowned trainer and founder of Ultimate Performance (UP) Fitness, by donating their services to incorporate his new charitable foundation which has been set up to promo…
A Leeds-based online bingo comparison platform has been acquired by performance marketing company XLMedia. WhichBingo, founded in 2003, covers the UK bingo market, publishing player reviews alongside its own opinion pieces. It has recently expanded its p…
A Queen's Award-winning provider of IT support and post warranty services headquartered in Leeds has been acquired by Swiss service revenue management company Annuity Management Group. The Europlus Direct group of companies, which won the Queen's…
Sweet Squared, the distributor, marketer and educator of premium professional beauty products, has acquired ICON Consultancy. ICON Consultancy, based in Nelson, Lancashire, is a distributor and marketer of premium professional hair care brands incl…
Looking4Parking.com, which was acquired by Purple Parking in 2016, has completed a management buy back of the business. The two directors of the Leeds-based international airport parking price comparison company, have confirmed that they have bought…
Alex Birch is the latest senior lawyer to join Clarion’s corporate team. Alex’s appointment increases Clarion’s corporate team to eleven which emphasis the ever-growing firm’s commitment to delivering proactive advice and turnaroun…
Newcastle-based building services provider Northern Bear has acquired an interior development business which has been operating for almost 70 years and counts the University of Manchester, Pizza Express and Virgin Active as clients. H Peel & Son…
A £12m-turnover installer of automatic fire sprinklers established in 1976 has been acquired from its founder in a management buyout (MBO).
A York-based biscuit and confectionery specialist whose customers include major retailers across the UK has been acquired from its founder for an undisclosed seven-figure sum.
A very warm welcome to Tony Berry who has joined our successful 12-strong corporate team as a legal director.
Leeds law firm Clarion has enjoyed a record-breaking start to 2016 with its 11-strong corporate team led by partners Richard Moran and Jonathan Simms completing major transactions with a combined value of £200m in the first three months of the year.
Kaira Clarehugh, who was recently named Trainee of the Year in the Yorkshire Legal Awards, has joined Clarion as an associate.
Our corporate team advised Intermarketing on this deal. The agency acquired fellow Leeds business Teabag in a buy-out from its owners.
Leeds-based digital agency What Creative, founded by digital designers, Chris Kemm and Chris Skelton, has been acquired by brand agency Thompson Brand Partners.
York Mailing Group, a UK market leader in the specialist production of retail flyers, media inserts and catalogues, has completed its second acquisition of the year.
Sixty-five years old Dewsbury commercial interiors company H Peel & Sons has undergone a Management Buy-in Management Buy Out (BIMBO) in a seven figure deal.
We are delighted to welcome Paul King.
About 80 jobs have been saved after the management of a school uniform supplier agreed to buy 27 outlets out of administration with backing from Leeds-based lender Reward Capital.
Jonathan Simms in the corporate team advised the family on the share sale.
St Ives plc announced that it has sold St Ives Direct Bradford Limited (SIDB) to growing B2B services specialist Cogent B2B Limited.
Fast growing Yorkshire business Exquisite Handmade Cakes Ltd has secured a five figure sum for further capital investment with the help of crowd funding company rebuildingsociety.com in a deal supported by corporate lawyers from Clarion.
The business and assets of a garden centre in West Yorkshire have been sold out of administration, safeguarding jobs for all 45 staff.
Langtons Gin Ltd has succeeded in raising £600,000 from private investors and the Sheffield-based Business Angel Co Investment Fund (Angel CoFund) to further develop the business.
Leading French veterinary drug company Sogeval has purchased York-based Alstoe Ltd Animal Health.
Manrochem, the Yorkshire based international process engineering specialist, has yesterday (31 January) completed an MBO for an undisclosed sum, assisted by a team of Yorkshire advisers.
Rachel Dean from our corporate team acted for the holding company Lawsco Holdings Limited. “The team of Yorkshire advisers we worked with helped the process to run as smoothly as possible."
Advisory teams from Leeds acted on the deal including Clarion who advised the management team.
SENECA Investments has taken a stake in Yorkshire recruitment business PSI Energy.
Rachel Neems joins the corporate team and Jonathan Simms in promoted