Thrapston based manufacturer of luxury, hardwood timber garden rooms, summerhouses, garages, pavilions, and stables, Scotts of Thrapston Limited reached out to the Manufacturing Growth Programme to access free support and grant funding to improve productivity, efficiency, and capacity.
William Whiteley & Sons (Sheffield) Limited have been trading for 259 years. Specialising in designing and manufacturing beautifully hand-crafted industrial scissors, the business produces over 250 variations of scissors. Still today, the business has descendants of its founder working with the company with two of the 11th and 12th generation of family members within the management team.
Young but fruitful, Pretty Gorgeous Jam Company Ltd is a business that has spun-off from a multi-award-winning cake making company. Acknowledging that the business was primed for growth, the company engaged with business support and has tripled their production as a result.