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MAS supports women in business

Last modified Aug 12, 2013 06:20 PM

Two female entrepreneurs, Sian Bostwick and Lesley Bassett, both from Kent, have been making the most of support and services available to grow their businesses, with successful results.

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‘Accubox’ invention set to provide silver lining for the construction sector

Last modified Aug 07, 2013 07:59 PM

A North East innovator is hoping that a new product for the construction sector will help launch his business into the big time.

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Innovation…it’s all about creating new products isn’t it?

Last modified Aug 06, 2013 11:37 AM

The Manufacturing Advisory Service’s Cameron Ross explains why innovation isn’t just the preserve of the rich and famous manufacturers I’ve lost track of the number of manufacturing events I’ve been to where I’ve overhead the same conversation about innovation. It normally goes something like this…

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Free help to reduce water use and save money

Last modified Aug 06, 2013 01:18 PM

Manufacturers can use a free online training tool from WRAP to help them improve their water efficiency and make significant cost savings.

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Southport manufacturer to mark 50th Anniversary year with expansion

Last modified Aug 06, 2013 11:31 AM

Southport industrial power controller manufacturer United Automation Ltd (UAL) was formed in 1964 and has expanded continuously for almost 50 years.

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Raptor puts the Midlands on the electric vehicle map with £1.5m sales

Last modified Aug 06, 2013 11:22 AM

A new electric vehicle designed, manufactured and assembled in the Midlands is enjoying a hugely successful first year with £1.5m of orders already in the pipeline and numerous jobs created.

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