PP’s first ever Career Open Day generates 25 new applications

Aug 03, 2017

One of the West Midlands fastest growing manufacturers threw open its doors last week in a bid to recruit new staff.

PP Control & Automation, which has seen sales rise to £20m this year, hosted its first ever Career Open Days to give individuals considering a career in industry the chance to see what opportunities there are to progress in the sector.

School leavers, people looking to change professions or those wanting to get back into manufacturing attended one of the 2-hour slots that included a guided tour of the firm’s world class 40,000 sq ft facility in Cheslyn Hay,

Muller Holdings celebrates 90 years of manufacturing with new contracts

Jul 31, 2017

From surviving the Blitz to supplying luxury carmakers, Shropshire firm sets sight on new jobs and £16m turnover… One of the UK’s leading sub contract ...

June 2017 Newsletter

Jun 06, 2017

The Manufacturing Assembly Network June 2017 Newsletter is now ready for download. Featuring news about the unique Manufacturing Assembly Network cluster group reporting a surge in orders ...

‘Onshoring’ boost sparks launch of new manufacturing cluster at Automechanika

May 31, 2017

  A unique manufacturing collective is reporting a surge in orders from customers looking to ‘onshore’. The Manufacturing Assembly Network (MAN), which comprises eight sub-contract ...

£1.2m investment proves a perfect 50th birthday present for Alucast

Apr 27, 2017

One of the West Midlands leading aluminium casting foundries is celebrating its 50th birthday in style after announcing plans for a new £1.2m technical centre ...

Post-Brexit customs barriers threaten end of seamless UK-EU supply chains

Feb 16, 2017

Article by Kylie MacLellan, via Reuters In a small factory in a suburb of Birmingham in central England, family-owned Brandauer manufactures a tiny metal component ...

10 Questions With… Larry Joyce, Chairman of KimberMills International

Feb 16, 2017

10 Questions With… is a regular feature on Zenoot.com where a variety of quick fire questions are put forward to manufacturing leaders and role models ...

Manufacturer creates nearly 40 jobs after post-Brexit vote sales boost

Jan 26, 2017

A leading Staffordshire fabrication specialist has cast aside uncertainty following the Brexit vote to secure more than £1.5m of new orders in just six months. ...

Download our Metal & Plastic Components Brochure

Jan 06, 2017

Download our Metal & Plastic Components brochure now MAN’s Metal & Plastic Components brochure features industry leaders in casting, plastic injection moulding, forgings and high volume CNC machining, ...

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