North West

North West

SMARTER, CLEANER, DIGITISED  2019 was the year when North West manufacturers set their sights on digital journeys. Rupert Cornford reports on 12 months of pilots and productivity gains, as Made Smarter gained traction and companies tried to get match fit. As...
Scotland

Scotland

SCOTLAND’S MANUFACTURERS SAIL ROUGH SEAS From ships to whisky, manufacturers set sights on future support and calmer conditionsBY ERIKKA ASKELAND  Scotland’s manufacturing sector faced a challenging year being buffeted by domestic and international crises outside its...
West Midlands

West Midlands

BREXIT’S LONG SHADOW  Brexit stalked the West Midlands’ manufacturing industry throughout 2019, generating an unwanted climate of uncertainty. BY DUNCAN TIFT    Predictions are for a tough 2020, with growth rates being revised down and optimism a commodity in...
East Anglia

East Anglia

CLEAN GROWTH East Anglia has a diverse manufacturing base, with no one sector dominating. This gives plenty of opportunity for entrepreneurial businesses to try out new ideas in an innovation-friendly environment. BY HUW SAYER According to the Make UK/BDO Regional...
East Midlands

East Midlands

FAST FORWARD According to Make UK’s annual survey, the powerhouse of the East Midlands is the most improved region in the UK over the last twelve months in terms of increased output, now worth £17.2 billion in total. Mark Venables Manufacturing is vital to the...
Yorkshire & Humberside

Yorkshire & Humberside

A WHITE ROSE WITH THORNS  Manufacturing’s 2019 in Yorkshire and Humberside has been headline-grabbing, sometimes with good news; othertimes, less so. BY DAVID WALSH  YORKSHIRE IS TOO BIG TO BE KNOWN FOR ONE MANUFACTURING SECTOR, WITHIN ITS HUGE BORDERS IT DOES THEM...

By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. more information

The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.

Close