Latest news and announcements from Economic Growth Solutions

£4m manufacturing support boost generates 2100 SME jobs

2100 new jobs have been created at small to medium-sized manufacturers across England thanks to dedicated support designed to boost performance and help them increase sales. The Manufacturing Growth Programme, which is funded by the European Regional Development Fund...

Maintain Growth by Increasing Productivity

In business we all aim to be more productive, defined as ‘the effectiveness of productive effort, as measured in terms of the rate of output per unit of input’. Industry experts have some top tips to help manufacturers become more productive and maintain it to support growth aspirations.

OCCUPIED: Marketing Assistant Placement Opportunity

An exciting opportunity for an undergraduate studying a marketing and/or business course to get a hands on 'real-life' work experience with Economic Growth Solutions. The Role Supporting the Marketing functions of the business and working with the Marketing Manager....

Recruitment intentions at a two-year high for UK’s SME manufacturers

The latest National Manufacturing Barometer, delivered by SWMAS and Economic Growth Solutions, questioned almost 300 manufacturing SME leaders on the current economic picture, with 53% of them expressing their intention to hire more employees over the next six months.