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Manufacturers urged to target ‘Digital Bootcamp’ to unlock growth

A Black Country manufacturer will explain how he has boosted turnover by £700,000 at a ‘Digital Business Bootcamp’ event due to take place in Coventry next week. The interactive workshop, which is being hosted by the Business Growth Service and … Continue reading

February 27, 2015

Brinsea Products

Brinsea Products, which specialises in the design and manufacture of egg incubators, has gone from strength to strength since bringing its production back to the UK from China.  The company has received support from the Manufacturing Advisory Service (MAS), part … Continue reading

February 27, 2015

The high growth mindset

In our latest research, the Business Growth Service has collaborated with Manchester Metropolitan University (MMU) to investigate whether there is such a thing as a ‘mindset of high growth’. While research into growth has historically focused on locating it in … Continue reading

February 26, 2015

Diamond Return for Willis Publicity – Two New UK Manufacturing Bases Supported by MAS

A UK leading supplier of branded POS bar accessories, Willis Publicity with Diamond Printed Products has been trading for over 40 years and as early as 2006, began reshoring its manufacture from China. Yet due to the company’s success, their … Continue reading

February 10, 2015

SC21 and GROW funding gives Metaltech lift off in new markets

A leading North East heat treatment specialist is targeting growth in aerospace, defence and offshore wind after securing a major national accreditation and funding to boost its capacity. Metaltech Ltd, which employs 24 people at its Country Durham facility, has … Continue reading

January 22, 2015

Robotics could unleash Yorkshire’s manufacturing potential predicts MAS

Yorkshire manufacturers were urged to embrace robotics and autonomous systems if they are going to make the most of new global opportunities and bring innovations to market. The rallying call was made during a recent Manufacturing Advisory Service (MAS) and … Continue reading

January 21, 2015

QTS looks to quadruple workforce after tapping into home comforts

The decision to move from an importer to a manufacturer is helping a Leicestershire company provide better customer service, secure new contracts and create jobs. QTS, a specialist provider of wire mesh based material handling solutions for the logistics industry, … Continue reading

January 21, 2015

Fit For Nuclear announces £1.5m funding call for manufacturers in England

A £1.5m support boost was unveiled today to help manufacturers in England enter or expand their presence in the growing nuclear sector.  Fit For Nuclear (F4N), which was developed by the Nuclear Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (Nuclear AMRC) and delivered … Continue reading

January 21, 2015

GROW funding places North West firm at the forefront of offshore wind technology

A leading Lancashire subsea connector specialist has been awarded £130,000 of funding to help pioneer a new offshore wind breakthrough. First Subsea has secured the Process Technology Innovation award from the Government’s GROW:OffshoreWind service and will now be able to … Continue reading

January 19, 2015

Birmingham companies join forces to bring medical innovation home

A partnership made in Birmingham could change the way single use surgical instruments are manufactured and help bring production back to the region. Blink Medical has teamed up with Andel Plastics to produce a mould tool that will allow a … Continue reading

January 19, 2015

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