Local Enterprise Partnership | Manufacturing Growth Programme
High-growth textiles manufacturer projects multimillion turnover after accessing business support programmes in the Leeds city region

High-growth textiles manufacturer projects multimillion turnover after accessing business support programmes in the Leeds city region

There has been a boom in the popularity of cycling, health and fitness recently. As a result, the business has experienced rapid growth which has brought about challenges such as needing to increase their capacity and productivity. To assist with their high-growth challenges, the business has utilised various support programmes available in the Leeds City region. Restrap has benefitted from capital funding from the Leeds Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP). They have also been able to access grant funding from the Manufacturing Growth Programme (MGP), and also fully funded business coaching from the Strategic Growth Programme (SGP).

Digitisation Adoption and Net Zero Projects in Greater Lincolnshire

Digitisation Adoption and Net Zero Projects in Greater Lincolnshire

The Manufacturing Growth Programme is one of a number of contracts ran by Oxford Innovation Advice in the Greater Lincolnshire area. We have analysed the business support data that we collect from manufacturing SMEs in the Greater Lincolnshire LEP region to investigate their capabilities in incorporating digital technologies and reducing their environmental impact.

Sales doubled & new employment opportunities created for UK canopy manufacturer as staycations soared in 2021

Sales doubled & new employment opportunities created for UK canopy manufacturer as staycations soared in 2021

Manufacturing Growth Manager for the Black Country Region, Helen Fortune was able to support them and help them gain capital grant funding. The funding was used to part-fund the purchase an Orion Flatbed CNC table and arm. The new equipment will predominately assist with the repeat manufacture of material elements of wooden garden structures with removable hard-wearing covers.