At CBX, we ensure that all our clients can concentrate on doing what they do best - business. You can immediately move in to a fully furnished office in an ideal location. You can also take advantage of excellent IT and telecommunication links, have full access to communal kitchens, cafe, break out areas, well-appointed meeting rooms with wifi and free car parking.
Above all, what CBX offers is ultimate flexibility. We don’t know how the future will pan out, but you will be able to adapt to any situation within CBX. Whether you’re getting bigger or want to be leaner - looking at a short-term or long-term solution - we fit in with you. That’s why you can take a workstation or office from three months through to five years.
Monthly billing allows you to budget effectively. You can move in immediately and you’ll have no traditional set-up costs because everything is here. The beauty of CBX is that you only pay for the space you use.
The best serviced offices are the ones where the best people provide the serviced support. That’s why we place great emphasis on the type of people we employ and make sure they have the skills to do your business justice.
After all it’s CBX staff who will be your client’s first point of contact whether visiting or calling you. They need to make a positive impression immediately. They are always polite and professionally attired. As well as an efficient and friendly first port of call for your company, our people can look after your mail as well as other administrative duties you may require.
So when you are thinking about finding a suitable location for your business, remember it’s not just about a prime location but receiving a prime service to match your expectations.
When considering the best place to locate your workplace, you have to weigh up the pros and cons of what is on offer. Do you go down the conventional office route or do you look at the serviced alternative? It’s not only a matter of convenience...it can come down to simple cost.
The CBX cost argument is very strong. You only pay for the office space you actually use. You are not paying for space you’re not utilising. Your basic core cost also covers the use of areas like reception. kitchens and break out areas.
If you need a state-of-the-art meeting room, it is available to you on an easy ‘pay-as-you-use-it’ basis. You’re not paying for an area that sits idle for much of the day.
It’s worth remembering that a serviced office is 100% tax deductible. A serviced office also means you have no huge liabilities looming over your balance sheets.
To help your books look good and keep a tight rein on your budget, we will produce a single monthly bill. No nasty surprises.
When you compare our serviced offices with conventional office space, you’ll see that all the savings really do add up.
It goes without saying, modern businesses rely on having really good channels of communication. However, finding the right ones can be time-consuming and frustrating.
At CBX, our IT infrastructure is already in place. We can have you up and running in hours, no delays that can run into weeks. We’ll also issue you with phone numbers and handle your calls.
Whatever size you are, we are able to offer the full range of telecommunications and internet access solutions. That includes a combined phone and internet package.
IT hardware and software support can be arranged. Let us know your exact requirements and we’ll tell you what solutions we can offer. We like to ensure that everybody in CBX is well-connected.
Effective meetings require the right space, the right environment and the right technological facilities. Whether you want a one-to-one meeting, a gathering of delegates or a training session, we have the meeting rooms on-site to fulfil your precise requirements.
Our meeting rooms are well-appointed, quiet and have all the support you could need readily available in terms of IT connections and audio-visual equipment. We will ensure everything is in place for that important get-together so that all you have to do is concentrate on the business in hand.
An address can say a lot about a company. That’s why our virtual offices can act as the perfect front for your business. We can supply everything you would need from an office, without actually having to have an office.
You get a quality business address without the overheads of a real office. If you do need to meet a client, we have many meeting rooms available on short notice. It will appear as though this is the office complex that you work from.
To help you establish your name, you are welcome to use our name. We can offer three different packages. This allows you to use CBX as either a functioning virtual office, as a business phone answering service or simply as your business address.
CBX is located on Cobalt Park, the UK’s largest office park.
Ensuring staff at CBX have easy, stress-free access to work is an aspect in which we have invested significantly. That’s why Cobalt Park has its own dedicated team of on-site travel coordinators, who work closely with the local transport providers, local authorities and occupiers to constantly improve the quality and service of transport provisions to the park.
With incomparable access to the local road network and national motorways, Within a 5 minute drive to the A1. Located on the A19, only 10 minutes drive from central Newcastle. Cobalt is connected to the local road network via 5 seperate access/egress routes - essential to ensure free movement at peak times.
Newcastle International Airport, the region’s largest airport, handling over five million passengers a year and serving 18 domestic locations, just a 15 minute drive from Cobalt.
At CBX, we understand the benefit to you and your visitors of having access to car parking - all day, every day. CBX can accommodate over 1000 cars and all our serviced offices include car parking, completely free of charge. This applies not only to your employees but your visitors as well.
So if you are tired of paying for car parking, or struggling to find a space when you get to work, experience a refreshing alternative at CBX
You can join the Cobalt Community. A community website and card offering discounts across the region at numerous restaurants, cinemas, fitness centres and family attraction venues. The website includes a discussion forum, classifieds, e-shop, community offers, community TV, travel information and lifestyle sections.
Social and sporting activities are also a feature of the Cobalt Community.
So far they include the Cobalt 5-a-side league, Tai Chi classes, Cobalt pool bikes, BUG (bicycle users group), walking and running clubs, as well as guided bike rides. We’re always looking to add more activities so feel free to send us your suggestions
Cobalt benefits from a range of on-site facilities, which include dedicated travel coordinators, Just Learning day nursery, Ramsay NHDS healthcare clinic ∓ the Newcastle Village hotel & leisure club.
In addition to the on-site facilities, the area has a comprehensive selection of supermarkets, including Sainsbury’s at Northumberland Park and a wide array of convenience stores and traditional shops within easy reach of the park. There are also the main retail centres, such as Silverlink at the south entrance to Cobalt, Cramlington, Killingworth, Gosforth and Newcastle, all easily accessible by car or public transport.
There is also a good selection of eateries and pubs on and close to the park, for lunch and evening snacks and meals.
Approximately one million workers live within a forty minute drive of Cobalt Park. This pool of labour is well trained in a diverse range of skills which are relevant to today’s business needs. Additional subsidised bespoke training courses can be provided at short notice.
The North East has a strong history of shift working and staff turnover in the region is typically low. It is said that employees in the North East are amongst the most loyal in the country. They are also extremely cost-effective.
At Cobalt, space is the dominant theme, space to work and importantly space to live and breathe. At the heart of Cobalt is a 39 acre countryside park, a facility freely available to occupiers.
Reflecting the North East’s passion for sport is a superb selection of sporting venues and facilities: