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Manufacturers’ Alliance and Make UK Power Up New Partnership Supporting Manufacturers Across the North of England & Wales

The Manufacturers’ Alliance and MAKE UK have partnered up to power up manufacturing business across the North of England & Wales. 

Both MAKE UK and the Manufacturers’ Alliance have a shared purpose; to support the sustained growth and development of manufacturing in the UK. And through this partnership will be able to offer more value to their membership’s.

The Manufacturers’ Alliance are a purpose and values-led organisation that inspires progressive manufacturing leaders to break through the boundaries of possibility though their Peer Groups, Leadership Academy, Events and Hands On-Support. 

Partnered with MAKE UK, who are in regular contact with Government, and work hard to support the entire manufacturing and engineering sector, they will collaboratively provide an unrivalled package of relevant resources to support and inspire manufacturing leaders to achieve their aspirations, and also overcome the challenges they are faced with every day.

Gary Sheader, MD of the Manufacturers Alliance states,

“This is a really exciting development for us to reach out and support more manufacturing leaders, and we warmly welcome MAKE UK members to join the Manufacturers’ Alliance community, through our thought leadership events and annual conference of which they automatically receive access to as members of MAKE UK.”

He continues, 

“As part of the partnership we’ll work with Make UK’s policy and lobbing teams, helping them to understand our sector and the challenges we face at the coal face. Our existing and new members will receive access to additional resources and benefits, such as, Industry reports, publications and insights, and even preferential rates on the Brexit Toolkit and Pay benchmarking reports.”


“90% of our members join us as a source for innovative ideas. We feel MAKE UK’s member’s will benefit from engaging with our inspiration team of experts, of which every individual shares a passion for giving back and sharing their decades of experience of helping others to achieve great things in manufacturing. Together, their breadth and depth of knowledge and expertise in manufacturing support is unrivalled.”

If you have any queries, you are welcome to contact the Manufacturers Alliance directly: