Tevva launches Electrify scheme to deploy electric trucks across UK & Europe

Chelmsford based electric commercial vehicle technology pioneer, Tevva, has launched a new initiative, the Tevva Electrify scheme designed to enable logistics fleets to commence electrification of medium duty HGVs as soon as Spring 2020.

Ideas Into Action: an Essex 2020 event for business

Ideas Into Action is an Essex 2020 free networking and information event on for businesses based in Essex, or with a footprint in the county. It will take place on Monday 25th November and be held between 17:00 and 19:00.

Invest ESSEX shines a light on visionary local businesses

Buoyed by his attendance at the recent Business Excellence Awards Essex (BEAE) 2019, Councillor Tony Ball has seen for himself some of the county’s business successes during a series of visits last week. The Essex County Council Cabinet Member for Economic Development met four thriving small businesses in total, three of whom were recognised at September’s Business Excellence Awards Essex.

London Stansted Airport’s global ambitions soar to new heights

The first ever scheduled flights to India from London Stansted Airport took off on October 31st and will be the only direct service between a London airport and Amritsar. It marks the beginning of a direct service between Essex and India for the first time. The announcement followed the addition of a second daily Emirates flight earlier in the year between London Stansted and Dubai, with the airport also eyeing a number of further long-haul additions in the near future.

Face to face sales training workshop

In partnership with Rupert Miles from Sandler Training, Invest ESSEX will be running a fully funded face to face sales training workshop which will focus on the effective use of traditional face to face selling, whilst also incorporating the Sandler Training Techniques.

Experts share views at disruptive technologies in logistics seminar

On 10th October 2019, Invest ESSEX hosted a seminar on technology disruption in logistics - in association with CILT and Lombard Finance - at Anglia Ruskin University in Chelmsford.

Blesma, The Limbless Veterans Charity moves to Chelmsford

A national military charity that helps injured veterans to lead independent and fulfilling lives has chosen to relocate its headquarters to Chelmsford, Essex.

Kao Data begins phase 2 of campus technology deployment

Kao Data, the home of innovation and UK’s largest data centre campus, has announced it has signed a new customer contract with EMBL-EBI. The new customer contract triggers the second phase of their Harlow campus build.