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Aldi plans new Birmingham store within a mile of Sainsbury’s and Morrisons 

25 Jul

Budget group returns with another application to redevelop site 11 years after it first bought it...


Shaylor wins place on fit-out framework 

21 Jul

Black Country contractor appointed to two lots of project to reorganise government estate...


New flights from Birmingham to New York AND Boston revealed 

20 Jul

After Birmingham Airport suffered a blow when United Airlines pulled out, transatlantic flights are back...


New jobs as Midlands IT firm invests in next generation 

19 Jul

Investment in the next generation has paid off for one of the region’s leading IT and business software providers, with the creation of three new jobs.


14 UK employers on the future of the workplace, apprenticeships and skills 

19 Jul

Companies including Applied Automation, Triton Showers, Boots and Hargreaves Lansdown give their opinions on how the business world will look in 2050...


WMG offers pre-funded Lean Six Sigma Assessments – Available Now ! 

18 Jul

The WMG SME Group, based at the University of Warwick, is offeringpre-funded Lean Six Sigma Assessments to assist SME manufacturing businesses seeking to improve their processes, for better efficiency and productivity gains.


Balfour Beatty and Carillion scoop £4bn HS2 contracts 

17 Jul

Companies behind troubled Midland Metro extension and Library of Birmingham development land major projects on high-speed line...


Record turnout for annual Made in the Midlands Summer Drinks 

17 Jul

Midlands manufacturing and engineering membership association Made in the Midlands (MIM) celebrated a record-breaking turnout at it's annual Summer Drinks.


London Midland wins franchise extension on key Birmingham route 

17 Jul

Rail operator will continue running busy commuter service across the city after government misses deadline to award new franchise...


Apprenticeships vs higher education – which is the best option for you? 

17 Jul

It is becoming an increasingly complex world for graduates to navigate every summer when they embark on their careers...


Apprenticeships vs higher education – which is the best option for you? 

17 Jul

It is becoming an increasingly complex world for graduates to navigate every summer when they embark on their careers...


QMP am chuffed to be celebrating the Black Country Day 

14 Jul

The Bostin Black Country Day - Friday 14th JulyWhat is the Black Country?The Black Country gained it’s name during the mid-nineteenth century from the smoke from many industries including ironworking foundries, forges and the working of the...


Made in the Black Country 

14 Jul

The Black Country has always been a hotbed of industry, from being the backbone of the Industrial Revolution to being a hub of modern manufacturing and engineering.


Jaguar lifts lid on latest SUV 

13 Jul

New E-Pace will sit below the F-Pace in the marque's SUV line-up which will be further expanded when Jaguar launches its all-electric I-Pace next year...


Direct flights to New York from Birmingham set to return 

13 Jul

Birmingham Airport intimates that a new carrier will step into the void being left by United Airlines which is dropping its daily service to Newark...


Arlington Industries Group Raises £45million facility for growth and acquires the Magal Engineering Group 

13 Jul

The Arlington Industries Group management team of Mark Franckel (Group CEO) and Simon Greenhalgh (Group CFO) were advised by Clearwater International on the facility.


Birmingham to New York flights axed as United Airlines pulls out 

13 Jul

Major blow for Birmingham Airport as regular service to Newark set to end...


Talented technology students rewarded 

12 Jul

The final of this year’s national Technology, Design and Innovation (TDI) Challenge took place on Wednesday 5th July at Yamakazi Mazak’s headquarters in Worcester.


Diabetes UK honour Lewis family on back of charity golf and ball 

11 Jul

A Walsall family has been honoured with a national diabetes fundraising award after a golf day and charity ball took their funds raised over the £50,000 mark.


Marks and Spencer confirms plans to move Lichfield city centre foodhall into new Friarsgate development 

10 Jul

The Friarsgate scheme has received a boost after Marks and Spencer confirmed it would relocate to the new Lichfield city centre redevelopment.


Staffs Precision targets aerospace 

7 Jul

Staffordshire Precision Engineering has purchased a VTC-800/20SR vertical travelling column 5-axis machining center from Worcester-based machine tool manufacturer, Yamazaki Mazak UK.


These two Cadbury bars will now be made in Birmingham 

6 Jul

Chocolate maker unveils first big change at Bournville plant since completion of 75m investment into new production lines...


What corporates can learn from the Rolls Royce bribery and corruption case 

6 Jul

The decision by the High Court earlier this year to allow Rolls Royce to essentially buy its way out of potential prosecutions for bribery and corruption, may lead some corporates to believe that money talks and that it can be used to wriggle...


Birmingham Post Business Awards 2017: Jaguar Land Rover sponsors Company of the Year 

5 Jul

UK's largest automotive manufacturer reveals how it wants to boost business in Birmingham...


UK’s first ever degree apprentices graduating from Aston University 

4 Jul

Aston University first higher education institution to offer degree apprenticeshipsPartnership between Capgemini and University sees industry’s first cohort graduateInitiative allows students to gain degree, work and earn salary with no tuition...


Gaucho gives guests a taste of Argentina in Birmingham 

3 Jul

Gaucho chose Birmingham as the destination to open its first UK restaurant in seven years, and marked the occasion with a masterclass in beef and Malbec...


The hunt for Britain’s best manufacturer 

30 Jun

The hunt to find Britain’s best manufacturers is on.


The most inspirational female engineers and scientists #INWED2017 

30 Jun

Last week marked the fourth International Women in Engineering Day, a day of events and online activities planned by schools, colleges, universities, industry bodies, businesses, and individual engineers.


Midlands manufacturing SMEs embrace the Fourth Revolution 

30 Jun

Skills landscape set to shift dramatically over the next decadeManufacturing business were upbeat about the potential business transformation that technology is bringing at a recentMade in the MidlandsRoundtable event on Manufacturing for ...


RA Labone to install six new moulding machines in site expansion 

29 Jun

Ilkeston manufacturer of plastic injection mouldings, RA Labone are in the process of expanding their site to make space for up to six new moulding machines.


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Brand new Buckinghamshire school caters for RAF cadets 

25 Jul

A £12 million new-build school in Buckinghamshire that accommodates the needs of the academy’s cadet force has opened its doors for the first time.


Massive congratulations to our Manufacturing Engineer Ben Hall on his Foundation Degree in Manufacturing Technology studies! 

25 Jul

From everyone here at Sentinel, we would like to say a massive congratulations to our Manufacturing Engineer Ben Hallon being awarded his Foundation Degree of Science Distinction in Manufacturing Technology studies! This is a fantastic achievement...


EFAFLEX team up with Teesside logistics specialist to protect their investment 

25 Jul

Teesside based logistics experts, AV Dawson Limited, recently teamed up with high-speed door specialists EFAFLEX UK as part of their expansion to construct a state of the art, eco- friendly steel store shed.


TQC help Mitsubish Electric ensure there isn’t a screw loose! 

25 Jul

An article outlining equipment where TQC integrated Mitsubishi Robots into a production facility.


Hadley Group UltraGRID 

25 Jul

Lighter, stronger, more flexible ceiling grid systems: welcome to UltraGRID: http://buff.


STAFFORD MP TELL’S SSC LASER “YOU CUT IT”. 

21 Jul

Jeremy Lefroy, the newly re-elected Conservative MP for Stafford labelled SSC Laser as “A very important employer for the Stafford area”.


Diving In at The Deep End – Tim Hodgetts External Sales Representative 

21 Jul

A little over 4 months ago, I found myself suited and booted, having an interview at TBF International with the Managing Director, Angus Bruce, for a position as External Sales Executive.


New Website 

21 Jul

Please make sure to take a look at our new website for any of your powder coating needs.


Ace makes a return to the LCV exhibition 

20 Jul

Telford based company Advanced Chemical Etching Ltd (ACE) the largest independent etching company in the UK are excited to announce their second appearance at the LCV exhibition on the 6th and 7th September, at Millbrook Proving Ground, Station...


ICONSYS Celebrates 30 Years 

19 Jul

It is with a sense of achievement that Independent Control Systems Ltd “ICONSYS” recently celebrated 30 years as a leading global drive, control and automation system integrator.


Camozzi introduce metal bowl version of Series N air treatment range 

19 Jul

A new metal bowl version of Camozzi’s Series N air treatment range has been introduced to meet the requirements of applications where impact or aggressive agents are an issue.


Hadley Group are recruiting! 

19 Jul

We have an exciting opportunity for an Accounts Administrator to join our team – job description available here: http://buff.


Heathrow expansion and Brexit hot topics at Aviation Club Luncheon 

19 Jul

Last week, Matthew Heath, Associate Director ofJonathan Lee Search Selection, attended an Aviation Club Luncheon where guest speaker Rt Hon Chris Grayling MP, Secretary for State and Transport, discussed the future of British aviation.


EFAFLEX ‘Cleans up’ using their latest high-speed door technology 

19 Jul

Showcasing their design and quality excellence, high-speed door specialists, EFAFLEX will be present at this year’s ‘Cleanroom Technology Conference’ taking place 12th – 13th September, National Conference Centre, near Birmingham.


New jobs as Midlands IT firm invests in next generation 

19 Jul

Investment in the next generation has paid off for one of the region’s leading IT and business software providers, with the creation of three new jobs.


Let us make your next PPE/Uniform/Workwear purchase even easier 

19 Jul

Your time is precious and MyWorkwear know that.


FBCMB at MiM EXPO 2017 – The New Recruit! 

19 Jul

Thank you to everyone who came to see the FBC Manby Bowdler Team at this year’s Expo on 25 May.


Hadley Group Fencing 

18 Jul

Need a reason to choose our fencing systems? We’ll give you 10: http://buff.


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