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  • 18th January 2018

    Free prototyping workshop to help manufacturing leaders develop new products

    The workshop which is held on 15 February at Print City, Manchester is designed to demonstrate the role of rapid prototyping, and help businesses to harness the benefits of this technology.
  • 11th January 2018

    What does China’s plastic ban mean for you?

    A Chinese ban on plastic waste imports has created a looming crisis in the UK, with the pressure on to revolutionise the waste system and make producers more responsible for their waste.
  • 9th January 2018

    Industry 4.0 Summit returns to Manchester in 2018

    The two day Summit which launched in 2017, returns to the Manchester Central Convention Centre on Wednesday 28 February and Thursday 1 March.
  • 2nd January 2018

    New business support programme for Cheshire based businesses

    Cheshire West and Chester Council are launching a new business support programme which includes a workshop programme, one-to-one business support and access to workspace.
  • 13th December 2017

    22% tariffs for Food and Drink imports should the UK leave the EU with No deal

    The Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA) hosted a Select Committee on 6 December to discuss the impact of Brexit on food pricing and standards.
  • 4th December 2017

    Major food retailer to sell food past ‘best before’ date in a bid to reduce food waste

    The East of England Co-op announced a new initiative which will see it selling food which has passed its ‘best before’ date.
  • 30th November 2017

    Greater Manchester's manufacturers invited to solve UK rail overcrowding

    UK train passenger numbers have more than doubled in the past 20 years placing immense stress on the rail network. The Business Growth Hub in conjunction with Network Rail are inviting manufacturers to find out how their business could be part of the solution to these stresses.
  • 28th November 2017

    The Industrial Strategy – what does it mean for manufacturing?

    The UK Government’s Industrial Strategy White Paper was released this week promising to create an economy that boosts productivity and earning power throughout the UK.
  • 16th November 2017

    Leading Gasket maker opens £2.8m hi-tech manufacturing facility in Oldham

    J. A. Harrison and Company unveiled new hi-tech production facility this month, designed to slash lead times on their innovative sealing products.
  • 15th November 2017

    Honda UK shares the cost of leaving the EU Customs Union

    Honda UK has shared the potential financial implications of a hard Brexit deal with UK government ministers this week.

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