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  • 20th November 2018

    New £20m fund will help to drive region's next industrial revolution

    The region’s manufacturing sector has been given a £20m boost to kick start a fourth industrial revolution. The fund has been designed to embed advanced digital technology across the north west’s manufacturing sector to boost productivity.
  • 19th November 2018

    £5,000 Innovation Vouchers

    Get the funding you need to access expert support to help your business innovate, develop and grow.
  • 7th November 2018

    Rail giant shortlists St Helens for new factory

    Spanish high-speed train manufacturer Talgo has chosen Newton-le-Willows as one of six possible locations for its UK manufacturing operations, with up to a thousand jobs up for grabs.
  • 6th November 2018

    Greater Manchester working on Local Industrial Strategy

    Greater Manchester is consulting on plans for a Local Industrial Strategy for the city region, with a public survey open until 25 November.
  • 31st October 2018

    Ambitious Greater Manchester SMEs are invited to join a new mentoring programme in partnership with Be the Business

    Businesses across Greater Manchester are invited to join a new mentoring scheme which pairs senior figures from some of the UK’s biggest companies with ambitious SME leaders.
  • 19th October 2018

    Materials Innovation Factory opens in Liverpool

    An £81 million facility dedicated to developing advanced materials has officially opened in Liverpool, boasting one of the highest concentrations of materials science and automation robotics in the world.
  • 17th October 2018

    Paper straw manufacturer ‘making a change’

    In the wake of the global plastic pollution crisis, a Manchester manufacturer has become the first factory to make paper straws in the UK for decades.
  • 11th October 2018

    GM digital and tech firms Amplify scale-up ambitions

    Fourteen companies visit Copenhagen to kick off new nine-month growth programme
  • 5th October 2018

    GC Business Growth Hub supporting the next generation of entrepreneurs to take on the world

    GC Business Growth Hub has collaborated with the University of Salford and Santander Universities to make Greater Manchester the best place to start and grow a new business.
  • 26th September 2018

    Survey reveals the growth of the Green Technologies Industries in Greater Manchester

    A new survey commissioned by GC Business Growth Hub reveals the increasing value of the green technologies and services sector to the North West’s wider economic growth.

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