November 2012

Staff from the 10 branches of leading South West recruitment agency Concept Staffing, member of the Acorn group, took part in a balloon launch to raise money for three local charities - Bright Futures Project, The Primrose Foundation, and The Children’s Hospice South West.

Independent and small retailers at the heart of Cheltenham’s shopping district have been given free training courses, as part of a bid by Cheltenham Borough Council to support the local economy of the town centre.

October 2012

There’s been a lot of talk of late about the introduction of a living wage – to some a difficult concept in times of economic uncertainty, but one which is under consideration here in Wales.

Cwmbran employees take part in successful non-stop relay from South Wales to London in less than 24 hours

One of the UK’s leading and Wales’ largest recruitment company, Acorn, has renewed its sporting sponsorship deal with Tata Steel Football Club.

Acorn, one of the UK’s leading recruitment and training agencies, is celebrating the success of its specialist IT recruitment division with an expanded team and new contract wins.

September 2012

Leading community pub group to pilot new Acorn venture in South Wales A leading South Wales pub group has teamed up with one of the country’s biggest recruitment and training firms in a ground-breaking partnership designed to unearth talented and enterprising individuals to run pubs in the region.

When the going gets tough at home there's sometimes only one thing to be done – spread your business wings and take flight in search of potentially rich pastures abroad.

Wales-headquartered leading UK recruitment and training group Acorn has launched a new arm of its business to tackle one of the biggest issues facing the pubs and hospitality sector – a nationwide growing shortage of landlords, entrepreneurs and retail operators.