Dundee’s ambition to become the cruise capital of Scotland is about to receive another major boost, The Courier can reveal, with a team from Dundee Port owner Forth Ports heading to the cruise industry’s most significant worldwide event in the USA next month to promote Dundee as the “key” to accessing tourism in Scotland.
International Women’s Day: ‘Being a woman is still an issue’, says successful Dundee social entrepreneur
On International Women’s Day, Michael Alexander speaks to successful Dundee serial social entrepreneur Kirsty Thomson about her inspirations – and the hurdles she’s faced as a female business woman.
Kirkcaldy linen company helps celebrate Mary Queen of Scots at exclusive Edinburgh Castle fashion show
Kirkcaldy-based Peter Greig & Co Ltd – the country’s last linen manufacturer – has contributed to an exclusive fashion show celebrating Mary Queen of Scots. Michael Alexander reports.
As internet shopping continues impacting on high street traders, would slapping an ‘Amazon tax’ on online retailers really make a difference? Michael Alexander reports.
As Montrose port celebrates its 525th anniversary, Michael Alexander looks at some of the key moments in history.
Australian entrepreneur Jayson Frazer – creator of Silicon Valley Unlocked - talks about his latest brainchild to Michael Alexander.
Michael Alexander hears an update on on plans by Innis & Gunn to expand production at the former Inveralmond Brewery in Perth.
President of the Scottish Licensed Trade Association Marshall Bain gives Michael Alexander a rundown of what the craft beer industry means to Scotland’s economy.
Michael Alexander speaks to Douglas Norris, national officer for Scotland with the Chartered Institute for Logistics and Transport about the logistics industry.
A Perthshire mum who sells bright, comfortable breastfeeding clothing says the public response to her online sales has been “insane” after selling out of stock and making sales of £10,000 within nine days of her website being launched.