LCR weekly business news round-up: 13.04.2018

Here’s a quick round-up of some of the most important business stories for the Liverpool City Region this week

ION Developments submits Earlsfield Park for planning permission

Ion Developments, in collaboration with the Knowsley Estate, has submitted planning permission on the 23-hectare Earlsfield Park development that will bring new employment and homes to North Huyton.

Liverpool seen as one of the Urban Growth Economies

Liverpool has been recognised by Arcadis as one of four urban growth success stories in the UK.

The gender pay gap: How did our biggest companies perform?

The deadline has now passed for companies to declare their gender pay gap in 2017/18. So the ECHO’s sister Trinity Mirror Data Unit has crunched the numbers to find out what the gaps look like at Merseyside firms.

Merseyside’s Image Business Park acquired for £3.5m

Image Business Park spans 38 acres and provides 400,000 sq ft of office, warehouse and industrial space, with tenants including Surface Transforms, Ames Goldsmith and Future Industrial Services.

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