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2 of our members are in the top 50 growth exporters across the whole UK
75% of our members join to gain new ideas
Our typical members employ between 30 and 120 people
A high percentage of our members plan to double in size over the next 5 years
The average trading history of our members is 45 years
We currently service 14 different manufacturing sectors via our membership
Our typical members have a turnover of between £2m and £20m
Over 70% of our members are Managing Directors of manufacturing businesses
Last week, 28th February – 1st March 2018, I hosted 2 round tables at the Industry 4.0 Summit in Manchester. Although we experienced some of the worst snow, ice and wind in years, people braved the weather and made it along to the event.
My interest in the event and the round tables was to gain a better understanding of how more SME manufacturers can adopt Industry 4.0 technologies. Are these technologies suitable for SME’s? Are they affordable? Will they help them to growth their business? What is stopping people from adopting them? […]
Lancashire Manufacturing Week takes place on 5th – 9th March 2018. It has been organised by the Manufacturing club, an initiative borne out of a collaboration between MHA Moore and Smalley, HSBC, UCLan and various manufacturing sector organisations. This is now the fourth annual Lancashire manufacturing week. The programme of events will showcase inspiring success[…]
On 28th February and 1st March the Industry 4.0 Summit will be happening in Manchester. This is the second year of the event in Manchester, with more to offer than the 2017 summit. This years event has attracted experts from across the globe to speak and educate local manufacturers, as well as, exhibit their technology[…]
Lomax Couplers part of the Peerless Group are proud to announce that in addition to ISO9001:2008 they have also obtained AS9100 certification for the manufacture of precision machined parts for the Aerospace market. […]
Manufacturers Alliance member, Peerless Group, are pleased to announce that an additional manufacturing business has now been acquired for the group.
With expertise in high specification machining and manufacturing for the off shore oil and gas industry, as well as Aerospace approval and supplying components for the most prestigious cars and Petrochemical, Lomax brings a wealth of additional engineering expertise. […]
In line with their growth plans, Lancashire-based moulding specialist MGS Technical Plastics has recruited experienced project engineer Judson Smythe from South Africa.
His appointment follows a review of the additional management capacity needed to handle the increase in orders at MGS. […]