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Manufacturing Workshop: Process Mapping of Value Streams

The final fully funded workshop for SME manufacturers, provided by Economic Growth Solutions in partnership with the Stoke-on-Trent and Staffordshire Growth Hub will take place on Thursday 8th November. Throughout 2018, 5-half day Manufacturing workshops have been...

£4m manufacturing support boost generates 2270 SME jobs

2270 new jobs have been created at small to medium-sized manufacturers across England thanks to dedicated support designed to boost performance and help them increase sales. The Manufacturing Growth Programme, which is funded by the European Regional Development Fund...

WallJAM scores with Real Madrid deal

A Stevenage entrepreneur has entered the world of the Galacticos having sealed a deal for his new sports activation technology to be used by Real Madrid. Tim Worboys has turned his childhood hobby of playing ‘wally’ into WallJAM, an innovative rebound wall that gives...

No ‘small change’ for motoring innovation born in East Yorkshire

An East Yorkshire investor has tapped into support from the Manufacturing Growth Programme to launch a new product that will prevent you losing your change, keys and bank cards under your car seats. John England came up with the ‘car seat gap filler’ at 5am one...