Alternative Finance for Business

Supply@ME brings its inventory monetization solution to UK manufacturers

Stock exchange-listed inventory fintech aims to buy £200m worth of stock from UK manufacturers in pilot scheme


AI tech startup Flexciton raises £2.5m from venture capital

Flexciton aims to be part of every production line in the world

Growth Planning

Brexit: What do fast-growing businesses think?

Three managing directors of AI, retail and manufacturing firms tell GrowthBusiness if they think Brexit will be good or bad for business.


Entrepreneur interview: Kate Wickham, MD of Gate 7

The managing director of the Newcastle-based manufacturing company explains how success is possible in a niche market.


Entrepreneur interview: CEO and founder of Laser Wire Solutions, Paul Taylor

The founder of one of the UK fastest growing manufacturing firms explains how he is utilising the growth of the electric car.

Alternative Finance for Business

What is the Digitalisation Productivity Bonus?

What value does digitalisation offer manufacturers in Industry 4.0? Siemens Financial Services UK's Brian Foster writes.


‘Sluggish’ export figures risk slowing recovery in manufacturing

Manufacturing sector continues recovery in three months to April: but pace of growth slowing amid concerns over lack of exporting opportunities.


Business Growth Fund makes 20th manufacturing investment 

Molecular Products Group has closed a £4 million growth capital deal so that it can finance expansion into markets such as Japan and India.

Growth Planning

Why businesses should bring manufacturing back to the UK

Jason Leslie, managing director at UK Point of Sale Group, explains why he's confident about the future for UK manufacturers and why in-house is often best.


UK manufacturing back on the front page – for the right reason

Before the explosion of technology prowess seen in East London, and financial firepower that now calls Canary Wharf home, the UK was built on a strong history of manufacturing.


Debt and equity deal for Excelsior Technologies

Growth Capital Partners has backed the management team of Excelsior Technologies to lead a buy-out of the manufacturing firm.

Growth Planning

Access All Areas – Building an export business

To make it big, UK manufacturers need to think global. GrowthBusiness talks to business leaders who have broken into new markets.