A United Front

Nov 27, 2020

The Manufacturing Assembly Network (MAN) launched its post Covid-19 MANifesto, earlier this year, detailing the support the sector needs if it is going to recover from the pandemic.

Signed by MDs from the ten companies, the 10-point plan focuses on creating the business support and economic conditions required for UK manufacturing to become a global powerhouse once again.

Tony Hague, CEO of PP Control & Automation, discusses three of the key requests and why it is finally time to sing from a collective hymn sheet.

If you asked manufacturing bosses across the country to sum up the one thing they’d want from the Government,

£2m boost as MAN Group looks to recover from Covid-19 disruption

Nov 09, 2020

A unique Midlands-based industrial collective is fighting back from Covid-19 disruption by winning more than £2m of new contracts. The Manufacturing Assembly Network (MAN), which ...

Alucast looks to build on £1m of electrification wins by joining new cluster

Sep 25, 2020

A recent £2.5m investment in its new CNC machining shop is paying off for Alucast, with the new technology paying a pivotal role in helping ...

Electrification cluster targets £10m of opportunities through the power of MAN

Aug 24, 2020

A new manufacturing cluster has been established to target more than £10m of electrification opportunities over the next twelve months. Brandauer, C-MAC SMT and PP ...

Manufacturers join forces to produce new ‘reusable’ visors for frontline staff

Jul 17, 2020

Protecting frontline workers against the threat of Covid-19 has been the catalyst for nine manufacturers and an engineering design agency to come together to launch ...

man group manifesto

MANifesto launched as SME manufacturers demand blueprint for long-term industrial strategy

Jul 07, 2020

A manufacturing collective has urged the Government to make its ‘restart, reposition and transform’ commitment to industry a reality and not just another marketing slogan. ...

Funding boost for Brandauer as it targets 100 million face mask ‘nose clip’ opportunity

Jun 08, 2020

A Birmingham-based metal pressings and stamping specialist has secured funding to help it develop a solution for easing global shortages of PPE. Brandauer is one ...

MAN Electrification Brochure

May 14, 2020

The Manufacturing Assembly Network (MAN Group) offers a single source design & manufacturing solution, with customers and prospects able to tap into a host of ...

Investment drive for Lister as it targets growth through the power of MAN

Apr 30, 2020

One of the UK’s longest established providers of engineering services and supplies is targeting further growth after it pressed the button on a £300,000 investment ...

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