Mid-sized manufacturers have outpaced large and small manufacturers’ revenue growth and taken the lead in annual turnover for the sector, according to new research published today by accountancy and business advisory firm, BDO.
Improving management and leadership performance remains one of the biggest challenges facing UK manufacturers, according to an EEF survey of more than 300 HR professionals published today.
Achieving the United Nations’ Global Goals for Sustainable Development could create market opportunities worth US$12 trillion. A collaborative platform has been launched to help businesses realise those opportunities. Jonny Williamson explains how.
UK manufacturers have until 17 April, 2017 to have thier voice and opinions heard by government in regards to its Industrial Strategy consultation, yet not enough small companies are making the most of the opportunity, according to Dr Steven Barr, managing director of the Hennik Edge consultancy.
Editorial director, Nick Peters chats to Kylene Zenk, of Kronos, all about Industry 4.0 and how it will affect employee engagement.
It is a formula as old as business itself – the bribe, the backhander that greases the wheels of commerce. Rolls-Royce has recently learned to its great cost, however, that nowadays it is also a ticket to massive fines and reputational damage.
Small to medium-sized manufacturers in the UK have remained resilient in the wake of Brexit uncertainty, with more than half (57%) of firms recording an increase in sales during the past six months.
US President Donald Trump has unveiled a new budget this week which promises to be a boon for defense manufacturers in the country.
Founder and CEO of Brompton Bicycles, Will Butler-Adams OBE, has criticised the country’s pervasive pessimism towards Brexit, describing concerns as being “overrated”.
Chancellor Philip Hammond has published an ambitious multi-million pound Midlands Engine Strategy in an effort for the region to reach its full economic potential.