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Food and drink sector to create 75,000 new jobs

Manufacturers Cox and Plant Products, a manufacturer of conveying systems for major processing plants has plans to increase sales to £3m within 12 months and ambitious targets to more than double that figure by 2018.
Food and drink manufacturers across England and Wales have raised their growth forecasts and plan to create upwards of 75,000 new jobs over the coming five years, despite uncertainty since the EU Referendum vote, according to a new study released today by Lloyds Bank Commercial Banking.

Business intelligence made simple

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Business intelligence software is all the rage. The problem? It’s not exactly inexpensive, nor is it always easy to use. Which, of course, impacts on ROI. Andy Gough, general manager at Datawright discusses the use of ERP software for business intelligence.

UK SME manufacturers losing their creative spark

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Small and medium-sized UK manufacturing businesses are finding it increasingly difficult to design new products for their customers, citing innovation as a key challenge for the industry as a whole. This is the key finding of this year’s SME Barometer Research commissioned by Exact.