New loan fund helps KPM Marine to win significant naval contracts News

A Birmingham precision engineering company, which specialises in the design and manufacture of safety critical products for the marine industry, has won a string of naval contracts thanks to support from the new Birmingham Small Business Loan Fund (BSBLF).

Palletforce Superhub Receives Royal Opening News

Palletforce’s new SuperHub was given the Royal seal of approval today, when HRH The Princess Royal returned to officially open the company’s state-of-the-art ?50m distribution facility.

Brownlee Brothers visit Soreen’s bakery News

Olympic triathletes, the Brownlee Brothers, take a tour of Soreen’s Manchester-based bakery to learn more about the secret ingredient that makes malt loaves so squidgy.

Significant Promotions For Local Team Members News

Local Balsall Common based company Vorwerk has announced regionally significant promotions for two members of its growing sales team. Vorwerk is a German appliance manufacturer that is quickly expanding in the UK.

Black Square - it’ll drive you to abstraction News

St Austell Brewery’s latest collaboration ale, Black Square Russian Imperial Stout comes in from the cold and into the cooler this week, following time spent maturing in oak barrels to bring the authentic brew to its very best condition.

Brose UK opens £10m paint plant in Coventry News

More than 30 new jobs have been created at one of the West Midlands’ fastest growing automotive suppliers this month following the completion of its £10m paint plant.

Power Electrics and Impact charge towards eco goal News

Specialist energy supplier Power Electrics has partnered with Impact to meet ambitious environmental business goals which includes the move to an all-electric fleet across its Bristol and Midlands bases

Metflex Holding Company Limited acquired by Freudenberg News

Lancashire-based Metflex Holding Company Limited has announced it has been acquired by global technology group, Freudenberg, in a deal that will see it become part of its international Sealing Technologies division.

RP Adam Increases Production Capacity At Selkirk HQ News

Leading cleaning and detergent manufacturer RP Adam Ltd (Arpal Group) is set to increase the production capacity at its Selkirk-based UK headquarters by more than 40 percent following a £125,000 investment in new filling line technology.

Warrior Doors record year as it hits its 20th anniversary News

Warrior Doors, one of the UK’s leading designers and manufacturers of high-security doors and entrance systems, is celebrating its 20th anniversary with a record-breaking year for turnover - and has unveiled growth plans.

Manufacturing Technology Business Insights

Manufacturing certainly experienced a bit of a wobble following last year’s EU membership referendum - but it’s making a comeback now.