Mark Shields Business editor firstname.lastname@example.org @mark__shields Interserve shares crash as details emerge of rescue plan 12:26 Mark Shields Major government contractor Interserve has seen its shares plummet this morning after shareholders were told their stakes are likely to be diluted in a plan to cut the firm’s debt. Jamie Brown of Archant Local Impact: This is the secret to the best content marketing Thursday, December 6, 2018 Mark Shields Content has become one of those buzz-wordy sounding things that it is trendy to bash. Exclusive This Norfolk couple have just given their £7.5m restaurant to their staff Tuesday, December 4, 2018 Mark Shields The parents of Premier League footballing twins Josh and Jacob Murphy have scored a dream goal for staff, by giving away a £7.5m restaurant business to the workers who made it a success. Norwich’s Gnaw Chocolate has been named the UK’s Small Business of the Year Saturday, December 1, 2018 Mark Shields It’s been a year of growth and success for Gnaw Chocolate, which has won a major national award. Mark Shields caught up with the company founder. Ask the Expert: I’m ready to take more risks with my investments - where should I put my money? Saturday, December 1, 2018 Mark Shields Our reader this week is keen to take a little more of a risk with her investments. But where should she put her money? Carl Lamb from Almary Green has words of advice. Martin Lewis of MoneySavingExpert.com: Stop letting home insurers walk all over you Friday, November 30, 2018 Mark Shields Consumer guru Martin Lewis of MoneySavingExpert.com offers his top tips for getting the best deal on your home insurance. Hotel chain Marriott admits data breach of 500 million guests’ information Friday, November 30, 2018 Mark Shields The personal information of more than 500 million guests of the hotel chain Marriott may have been exposed by breaches of a reservation database that began in 2014, the company has said. Oyster Yachts creates 23 new jobs with hull-moulding facility in north Norfolk Friday, November 30, 2018 Mark Shields Oyster Yachts has marked the opening of its new in-house facility for moulding hulls, which has created 23 new jobs. Norfolk travel company named best of its kind in Britain for fifth year in a row Friday, November 30, 2018 Mark Shields A Norfolk travel company has picked up a national travel award for the fifth year running. 10 Norwich researchers named among the world’s top 1% Friday, November 30, 2018 Mark Shields Ten researchers at Norwich Research Park (NRP) have been named in a list identifying the world’s top 1%. Norfolk employee wins national franchiser’s award Thursday, November 29, 2018 Mark Shields A woman from Norfolk has been named the ‘Best Brand Builder’ at an awards ceremony held by a national franchise. CITB outsources 337 jobs and sells card scheme as restructure gathers pace Thursday, November 29, 2018 Mark Shields The jobs of more than 330 staff at the Construction Industry Training Board have been secured after it agreed a deal to outsource many of its services. Should companies have to declare how many of their workers have disabilities? Wednesday, November 28, 2018 Mark Shields Proposals for large companies to publicly declare how many people they employ with disabilities have been met with a cool response by Norfolk employers. These jobs have seen the biggest pay rises in 2018 Wednesday, November 28, 2018 Mark Shields The demand for digital skills has pushed up wages for software developers in the past year, new research shows. Five-year gamble pays off for JD Cooling – Norfolk’s Business of the Year Wednesday, November 28, 2018 Mark Shields A Norfolk business leader’s five-year gamble to take his firm to new heights paid off in style as it took home the top title at the Norfolk Business Awards. Shop prices ‘the same as last Christmas’, figures show Wednesday, November 28, 2018 Mark Shields Shop prices are almost unchanged from last Christmas in good news for consumers but a continuation of difficult conditions for struggling retailers, figures show. Cranswick insists it remains on track despite slowing profit growth Tuesday, November 27, 2018 Mark Shields Meat product maker Cranswick has reported near-flat profit growth of 1%, against a tougher background for the meat market. New customer contact centre on Broadland Business Park will create 30 jobs Tuesday, November 27, 2018 Mark Shields Fuel distributor Watson Fuels has opened a new Norwich office which it says will create up to 30 new jobs over the next two years. Opinion Chris Sargisson of Norfolk Chamber: How your business can become a vital part of East Anglia’s supply chains Tuesday, November 27, 2018 Mark Shields If I said ‘supply chain’ what would be your reaction? Lowestoft’s James Fisher Marine Services wins contracts on major offshore wind farm Tuesday, November 27, 2018 Mark Shields Lowestoft-based James Fisher Marine Services (JFMS) has won three major contracts on one of Europe’s biggest wind farms. BDO in merger talks to form UK’s fifth-largest accountant Monday, November 26, 2018 Mark Shields Accountancy firm BDO has confirmed that it is in advanced talks to merge with rival Moore Stephens.