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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.
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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 |
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 |
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 |
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 |
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 |

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 |

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 |
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, …

Filtermist International adds DCS Group to its portfolio with £6.6m acquisition…

February 11, 2019 – 7:00 am | Comments Off on Filtermist International adds DCS Group to its portfolio with £6.6m acquisition…
DCS (L ext)

A leading Industrial air filtration and extraction specialist has successfully completed its largest ever acquisition with the £6.6million purchase of Yorkshire-based DCS Group.
Filtermist International, which is part of the Absolent Group, believes the deal will …

West Midlands firms benefit after MEIF reaches £25million milestone…

February 6, 2019 – 7:00 am | Comments Off on West Midlands firms benefit after MEIF reaches £25million milestone…
Carl Harrison, Managing Director of GHO Pressings

The £250million Midlands Engine Investment Fund (MEIF) has reached its first milestone after supporting investment of £25million in the region’s businesses.
 Fully launched in late February last year, the Fund seeks to address regional imbalances in …

Shropshire architects practice casts aside Brexit doubt with £1m of new appointments…

January 18, 2019 – 6:00 am | Comments Off on Shropshire architects practice casts aside Brexit doubt with £1m of new appointments…
Matt JDP 2019

Nearly £1m of new appointments in the last six weeks has helped a Bridgnorth boutique architects practice get off to a flying start in 2019.
Johnson Design Partnership, which employs 10 people at its headquarters in …

Talbots Law delivers a £50,000 festive treat for Birmingham Children’s Hospital…

December 24, 2018 – 6:30 am | Comments Off on Talbots Law delivers a £50,000 festive treat for Birmingham Children’s Hospital…
Talbots Paris Bike (L)

Staff from a Black Country law firm have run, walked, climbed, baked, cycled and ‘dressed up and dressed down’ to raise £50,000 for Birmingham Children’s Hospital (BCH).
All 200 employees across Talbots Law’s six offices in …

Manufacturing group issues economic rallying cry after £8m sales boost…

December 12, 2018 – 6:00 am | Comments Off on Manufacturing group issues economic rallying cry after £8m sales boost…
Brandauer Quality (L)

The boss of a major manufacturing group in the West Midlands has urged industry not to talk itself into a downturn amidst the current Brexit uncertainty.
Rowan Crozier, Chairman of the Manufacturing Assembly Network (MAN), made …

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