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The owner of a long-standing Suffolk brewery claims the market for real ales is “saturated”, and has decided to restructure his business to focus instead on vegan and gluten free beers and events.

Another town has been left without a high street bank after Barclays announced they would be closing their branch in Halesworth.

A Swaffham grain trader has bought a Yorkshire competitor in an undisclosed-value deal.

A new service station with drive-through restaurants and a coffee shop could soon be built on a former motocross track off the A14 at Sproughton.

The first direct route from London Stansted to the southern Norwegian city of Kristiansand have just launched.

The market for vegan and gluten-free beers is still relatively small, but is expected to grow as millenials become increasingly concerned about what they eat and drink.

From a musician wearing a top hat to an armchair with dolphin arms - what is your favourite item?

A number of businesses in the Sudbury area have backed a growing campaign aimed at supporting people’s emotional well-being.

A firm which employs 200 staff is the latest company to move to Riduna Park in Melton.

Turkey giant Bernard Matthews says it is “back on track” after securing a major supermarket contract which has underpinned the creation of 400 new jobs.

Needham Market has become the first town in East Anglia to have a shop dedicated to equity release.

More than £800K has been invested in improving the Bury St Edmunds branch of Jewson.

Local business leaders are invited to hear the fascinating story behind one of Suffolk’s most iconic brands, Aspall Cyder.

Barry Chevallier Guild, former chairman of Aspall Cyder, will be guest speaker at the Ipswich Suffolk Business Club lunch on Thursday 6 September, hosted by Milsoms at Kesgrave Hall. Corporate supporters of the Ipswich Suffolk Business Club events are Milsoms, Genesis PR and Greene King.

Applications for the Greene King Apprenticeship Programme surge by 141% following its 2016 pledge to take on 10,000 apprentices

An important milestone has been reached for Colchester Borough Council’s (CBC) new private housing development company, Colchester Amphora Homes Ltd, with the appointment of an architect to deliver the designs for the first phase of developments in the town.

Almost £300m of venture capital (VC) investment in East of England businesses in the second quarter of 2018 is helping firms push ahead with cutting-edge projects.

When people question the purpose behind Charlie Dalton’s company, which manufactures annexes and garden rooms and delivers the finished product to your door, he has a standard reply: “You wouldn’t buy a car if it was built in your back garden, so why buy a building that’s made there?”

Work has begun on two new occupiers filling an empty store in Beardmore Park – but mystery still surrounds one of the new companies.

Following the Grenfell Tower tragedy, the managing director of a Suffolk-based manufacturer of safety and access products claims that consideration given by architects, contractors and building owners to fire safety “has never been greater,” but there is still work that can be done to prevent such an accident happening in the future.

Plans to increase weekend working for drivers at a Bury St Edmunds animal feed firm has prompted a ballot for strike action.

A reception to show support for a multi-million pound national centre dedicated to the artist Thomas Gainsborough is to be hosted by Sudbury Chamber of Commerce and Industry.

Forgotten pictures of the building of the Victorian lock, in Ipswich in 1881, are going on display for the first time at this weekend’s Ipswich Maritime Festival.

A discount supermarket has once again received unanimous planning approval after overcoming objections from a nearby competitor.

Bury St Edmunds-based brewer Greene King has won a major award for its XX Mild.

The economic value of our natural landscapes has been underlined by new figures which show Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONBs) in Suffolk and north Essex are worth over £270m to the tourism sector.

Ipswich-based law firm Ashtons Legal has appointed solicitor Martyn Hayward, an asbestos disease specialist.

A new Screwfix store is set to open in Ipswich next week – the third to open in the town – with the creation of 10 new jobs.

A DIY chain is set to open its third store in Ipswich.

People living in Ipswich have been reacting to the news that the town’s Homebase store has been earmarked for closure.

A Suffolk pet care business celebrated the launch of the latest branch of the business in Lowestoft.

Homebase has confirmed the 42 stores it wants to close as part of a restructure that puts 1,500 jobs at risk - and it includes the Ipswich branch.

Items from the collection of music legend Sir Rod Stewart are to be sold in Essex next month.

A jewellery entrepreneur whose fortunes took a tumble in the 1990s after a publicity gaffe is set to appear at a Suffolk business event.

The East of England saw one of the largest drops in unemployment of any UK region heading into the summer, according to new figures.

A Suffolk firm of chartered insurance brokers and financial advisers has announced the successful completion of a management buy-out.

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