West Midlands | Manufacturing Growth Programme
Multichannel communications business implements low carbon & net zero strategies using grants from the Manufacturing Growth Programme

Multichannel communications business implements low carbon & net zero strategies using grants from the Manufacturing Growth Programme

Datagraphic wanted to develop carbon footprint processes in line with the requirements of the Greenhouse Gas (GHG) protocol standards. To support this, the Manufacturing Growth Programme provided grant funding towards two business improvement projects. Their first improvement project was the development of energy-saving plans and ISO 50001. Their second project supported them with a net zero carbon strategy and implementation of the strategy.

MGP helps Staffordshire fitness equipment manufacturer to bring more production in-house

MGP helps Staffordshire fitness equipment manufacturer to bring more production in-house

Since it was founded in 2011 with a Prince’s Trust Loan, Bulldog Gear Limited is one of the UK’s leading Gym Equipment manufacturers and suppliers. Key customers have included Red Bull, a well-known search engine and Elite British & US Military Units as well as thousands of serious home fitness & training enthusiasts. The company was awarded the SME Business Award 2021 Best Fitness Equipment Manufacturer.

Shropshire brewery grows online sales through the Manufacturing Growth Programme

Shropshire brewery grows online sales through the Manufacturing Growth Programme

Using MGP grant funding, a consultancy project was implemented to support Hobsons Brewery Ltd in the development of an effective digital sales solution to enhance their online business. The project included the design of a new ecommerce platform from which the company can showcase and sell their products, creating user journeys and interactions that enhance the buying experience, improve engagement with the end consumers and drive awareness of the Hobson’s brand. It will also help to drive foot traffic to offline sales at the taproom, through the promotion of special offers and events throughout the year.