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To celebrate having a unique business acronym of ‘EGS’ for Easter 2018, Economic Growth Solutions will be sending 17 Easter Eggs to clients of the Manufacturing Growth Programme as part of an ‘Easter ‘EGS’ Hunt’. A surprise EGS Easter Egg has also been sent to each of the LEPs we work in partnership with to deliver the Manufacturing Growth Programme.
The Manufacturing Growth Programme (MGP), funded by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) and delivered by Economic Growth Solutions (EGS), has helped companies across the UK to grow, develop new products and improve their processes and quality.
Manufacturing Growth Manager wanted for the Leeds City Region. Employee will play an integral role in sourcing the right volume, mix, size and quality of clients onto the programme helping to achieve the overall contract targets. Applicant must have a reasonable network and work well with stakeholders.
Barometer shows that manufacturers must improve productivity to meet expected sales and profit growth
Small to medium sized manufacturers (SMEs) must improve productivity by unlocking ‘their own hidden potential’, if sales and profits growth are to meet expectations – according to the latest National Manufacturing Barometer.
Business Secretary Greg Clark has launched the Government’s ambitious Industrial Strategy, setting out a long-term vision for how Britain can build on its economic strengths, address productivity, embrace technological change and support businesses.
Manufacturers look to people and existing equipment before automation to solve UK’s ‘productivity puzzle’
Latest National Manufacturing Barometer shows SME manufacturers are looking for productivity gains from their workforce and existing equipment ahead of investment in automation.