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Mike Mason has led the management buy-out (MBO) of Haydock-based IT firm Intrinsic Technology from its founder and majority shareholder Allan Gauld in a deal worth £30 million.

Haydock-based packaging firm Coral Products has announced its intention to move its stock market listing from the Main Market of the London Stock Exchange to the AIM market in an attempt to slash costs.

A newly reorganised management team has completed its buyout of Haydock-based sheet metal manufacturer HQC.

Preston auctioneer Pugh & Company is relocating its head office from Preston to Haydock.

  • Kathryn Parsons, co-founder of Decoded, started with little more than faith and determination, but four years later it’s grown into a global business. Ahead of her appearance at Accelerate 2015 in...

  • Author, writer and marketer Ryan Holiday on how entrepreneurs need to interpret failure.

  • Sue Vizard, business coach and author of Jump Start: The Start-up Book for Your Dream Business, looks at some of the questions solo entrepreneurs should ask themselves.

  • Ian Wright, founder and chief executive of, is bringing together SMEs and NEDs - without the hefty recruitment fees.

  • Former professional golfer turned entrepreneur Colin Stevens has had a busy 18 months. The Better Bathrooms founder has increased turnover at the firm, secured a multi-million pound investment and...

Five Minutes With

David Hughes sums up his entrepreneurial career to date thus: four spectacular successes and two failures. He founded the sports retailer Allsports and achieved turnover of £180 million before a vicious price war meant decline, administration in 2005 and a sell-off to rival JD Sports.

It took Richard Shonn, managing director of 151 Products, three years to find a warehouse big enough for his requirements.