MakeUK ‘Makers Meet’ brings Manufacturing into the twenty first century.

2 months ago — Quick Read

MakeUK, the largest trade body for manufacturing in the UK, has announced its first major event aimed at 16-to-24 year-olds. Makers Meet will take place in Birmingham on October 12 and...

What the Remnants of Britain’s button industry teach us about the future of manufacturing

1 year ago — Long Read

Many British towns and cities grew up around manufacturing. The north of England was once the production centre of the world during the industrial revolution. While manufacturing remained important to...

EEF Annual photography competition celebrates British manufacturing with £5,000 prize pot

2 years ago — Long Read

Photographers of all experience levels are being asked to get snappy and have fun. The EEF Photography Competition, now in its 8th year, is asking photographers to submit images that...

Are UK small and medium-sized manufacturers losing their creative spark?

3 years ago — Quick Read

According to Exact's annual SME Barometer Research, small and medium-sized UK manufacturing businesses are finding it increasingly difficult to design new products for their customers. Exact cite innovation as a...

Hyperloop: Manufacturing plant opens

3 years ago — Quick Read

Hyperloop One has opened its first manufacturing plant, taking a step forward in its goal of helping to shape the future of transportation

Birmingham plastics manufacturer wins £1m worth of new contracts

4 years ago — Quick Read

The UK automotive industry’s boom has positively impacted Birmingham plastic injection moulding specialist Barkley Plastics. The company has announced more than £1m of new contracts, including work producing interior parts...