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A historic Midlands hotel has announced it will build a luxury spa as part of a £1million investment plan.
The owners of the 17th century Stratton House Hotel in Cirencester have unveiled their plans after permission …

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Midlands hotel unveils £1million luxury spa plans…

July 19, 2019 – 5:50 am |
Picture by Shaun Fellows / Shine Pix Stratton House Hotel photography in Cirencester.

A historic Midlands hotel has announced it will build a luxury spa as part of a £1million investment plan.
The owners of the 17th century Stratton House Hotel in Cirencester have unveiled their plans after permission …

Trio of appointments give A.C.E. the platform to hit £10m sales…

July 17, 2019 – 7:00 am |
Ace Trip Appointments (P)

A trio of strategic appointments is helping a Telford precision manufacturing specialist deliver a 40% boost in sales.
Advanced Chemical Etching (A.C.E) has strengthened its management team by recruiting Carwyn Howells and Peter Kirwan as Production …

‘Taking the weight out of the equation’ delivers £3m contract boost…

June 24, 2019 – 5:50 am |
Alucast Action 2019 (Design)

Delivering complex components for new automotive ‘light-weighting’ projects is reaping dividends for a Black Country supplier.
Alucast, which is one of the UK’s largest independent aluminium foundries, has secured over £3m of new contracts from car …

Derbyshire machining specialist invests £600,000 to keep up with reshoring demand

June 17, 2019 – 6:00 am |
HPC (L2)

British engineering firms are in increasing demand from major multinational companies looking to bring more work back to the UK from Europe and China, according to the boss of a busy Derbyshire CNC machining business.
Paul …

£27million investment kick-starts construction at 140-apartment Birmingham development…

May 27, 2019 – 7:00 am |

A 140-home regeneration scheme in Birmingham is set to get off the ground after Cedar Invest received a £21million investment to complete the development.
Named The Forge Digbeth, the five-storey development comprises a mix of one …

Conigital, a global Autonomous AI company, appoints ex Microsoft Senior MD Europe, Warwick Hill, to its Board…

May 24, 2019 – 6:20 am |
Warwich Hill

Conigital, a global Autonomous AI company are pleased to announce the appointment of Warwick hill to the board of Conigital Limited as a non-executive director (NED), effective from 17 May 2019.
Warwick further strengthens the Conigital …

£200,000 robotic investment helps Arrowsmith Engineering deliver soaring sales…

May 24, 2019 – 6:00 am |
Copyright 2018 Mike Sewell (tel: 07966 417114) Photograph by Mikey Sewell. Photography at Arrowsmith Engineering in Coventry. (Commissioned by Russ Cockburn - Cucumber PR)

A leading Coventry aerospace supplier is tapping into the ‘march of the robots’ to help it capitalise on 20% growth over the last twelve months.
Arrowsmith Engineering, which is part of the AS.G Group, has invested …

Filtermist kicks-off ‘Learning at Work Week’ with £100,000 investment in skills…

May 20, 2019 – 7:30 am | Comments Off on Filtermist kicks-off ‘Learning at Work Week’ with £100,000 investment in skills…
Nathan Thorley and Chris Taylor

A specialist in industrial air filtration and extraction is marking ‘Learning at Work Week’ (13-19th May) by launching a £100,000 investment in upskilling all of its staff across the group.
Filtermist, along with sister companies Multi-Fan …

£11.8m business support boost to unlock the potential of West Midlands’ SME manufacturers…

May 17, 2019 – 6:00 am | Comments Off on £11.8m business support boost to unlock the potential of West Midlands’ SME manufacturers…
A&M Action (L3)

Small to medium-sized (SME) manufacturers in the West Midlands can start taking advantage of an £11.8million business support boost from today, dedicated to helping them grow and address key skills issues.
The Manufacturing Growth Programme, …

Birmingham set for £32.1 million boost from Cricket World Cup…

May 13, 2019 – 6:00 am | Comments Off on Birmingham set for £32.1 million boost from Cricket World Cup…
T20 England v Australia

Birmingham is set to benefit from a £32.1 million economic boost by hosting five matches of the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup (30 May-14 July), according to analysis from global accountancy firm EY.
The report – …

Trio of quality accreditations help Alloy Wire International secure £150,000 of sales…

April 24, 2019 – 6:30 am | Comments Off on Trio of quality accreditations help Alloy Wire International secure £150,000 of sales…
Alloy Wire Accreditations (L2)

A company-wide commitment to quality and exacting standards is paying off for Alloy Wire International after it announced a host of new orders following a trio of ‘accreditation’ success.
The manufacturer of ‘high performance’ nickel alloys, …

Midlands business community raises £30,000 to expand support facility for young adults with learning difficulties…

April 15, 2019 – 7:00 am | Comments Off on Midlands business community raises £30,000 to expand support facility for young adults with learning difficulties…

Businesses across the Midlands helped raise more than £30,000 at an event last week (Thursday 4 April) for a Worcestershire charity which supports young adults with learning disabilities.
The Leapgate ‘Big Top Carnival’ charity ball, held …

Support Staffordshire delivers a £10m inward investment present for its 5th birthday…

April 8, 2019 – 6:15 am | Comments Off on Support Staffordshire delivers a £10m inward investment present for its 5th birthday…

A leading Staffordshire membership and umbrella body for the voluntary sector is celebrating its 5th birthday in style after announcing it has secured more than £10m of inward investment over the same period – all …

Coventry University and FEV join forces to launch £50m centre for cleaner mobility …

March 29, 2019 – 5:30 am | Comments Off on Coventry University and FEV join forces to launch £50m centre for cleaner mobility …
C-ALPS (PR L Test Cell)

A £50m state-of-the-art facility for creating cleaner mobility has opened in Coventry today giving a major boost to the UK automotive industry.
The Centre for Advanced Low-Carbon Propulsion Systems (C-ALPS), an innovative collaboration between Coventry University …

Grove Design completes £3m paper sorting operation for Allan Morris Recycling…

March 22, 2019 – 6:00 am | Comments Off on Grove Design completes £3m paper sorting operation for Allan Morris Recycling…

A Leominster-based multi-disciplinary design agency has completed its latest recycling plant project – one of its most advanced to date.
Grove Design, which employs eight people at its bespoke offices in Pembridge, has worked in partnership …

‘New look’ Clamason Industries aims to build on £30m turnover success…

March 13, 2019 – 6:00 am | Comments Off on ‘New look’ Clamason Industries aims to build on £30m turnover success…

Disrupting the precision metal pressings and stamping marketplace has helped a Black Country manufacturer increase sales by 60% over the last three years.
Clamason Industries, which provides a single-source design, development and value-added engineering solution, saw …

Trio of account wins deliver £1.2m travel and leisure boost for Birmingham’s M3…

February 25, 2019 – 7:30 am | Comments Off on Trio of account wins deliver £1.2m travel and leisure boost for Birmingham’s M3…
M3 (Travel L2)

A trio of new contract wins has delivered a £1.2m ‘travel’ boost to a leading West Midlands full-service advertising agency.
M3, which has offices in Birmingham, Wolverhampton and Oxford Circus in London, has been appointed to …

Donations top £2m as Worcestershire Community Foundation marks 15th year…

February 22, 2019 – 6:30 am | Comments Off on Donations top £2m as Worcestershire Community Foundation marks 15th year…
Lucy Wells (right) with Claire Gijselhart from St Richards Hospice - one of the many charities WCF supports

A Worcestershire charitable foundation has marked its 15th anniversary by announcing a string of growth plans which will help support dozens more good causes across the county.
The Worcestershire Community Foundation, which has given out over …

AWI kicks off 2019 with ‘best ever’ £1m+ month…

February 15, 2019 – 6:00 am | Comments Off on AWI kicks off 2019 with ‘best ever’ £1m+ month…
Alloy Wire (Janet 2019)

A leading UK manufacturing specialist is casting aside the uncertainty of Brexit by recording its best ever month in its 73-year history.
Alloy Wire International (AWI), which supplies more than 60 different ‘High Performance’ nickel alloys, …

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