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Tag Archives: Sheffield City Region
A high-level delegation from the US Congress has visited the Sheffield City Region (SCR) to learn about its growing reputation in advanced manufacturing.
Ron Kind, US Representative for Wisconsin’s third congressional district, is an expert on small businesses, while Derek Kilmer, who represents Washington’s sixth congressional district, has worked in economic development for over a decade. Both were keen to see the work of the University of Sheffield’s Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC) Continue reading
A Barnsley business has sold its 500th sushi machine to a restaurant 8,000 miles away in South America.
SushiSushi, which started selling sushi machines in 2011, has sold the equipment to U Sushi in Tierra del Fuego Province, Argentina. Continue reading
A Doncaster-based bakery has won a contract to export its handcrafted pork pies to New Zealand. Continue reading
The European Regional Development Fund (ERDF), part of the European Structural and Investment Funds programme (ESIF) provides funding to support economic growth in England. The programme focuses on strengthening the region’s businesses and increasing employment. Companies can access matched financial support to develop exports and generate job creation. Continue reading
Software business WANdisco has secured a significant contract win with a major automotive multinational. The group, which has a base in Sheffield, said the win had been achieved through its original equipment manufacturer sales partnership with IBM. Under the agreement, … Continue reading
What’s HOT and what’s NOT in International Trade, from trade missions, UKEF services and Sheffield City Region’s Growth Hub services to effecitiveness of UKTI services Continue reading
Horasis 2017, a global economic summit designed to set the agenda for worldwide collaboration, is to be held in the Sheffield City Region. The Sheffield City Region local enterprise partnership (LEP) was invited to bid to host the event in … Continue reading
A £28bn plan designed to underpin the economic growth of the Sheffield City Region, creating 70,000 jobs and 6,000 businesses, will be unveiled today (19 October 2016) at MIPIM UK. The Integrated Infrastructure Plan – known as IIP – will … Continue reading
Hear the results of the Q3 Sheffield City Region Quarterly Economic Survey – the first business survey since the EU Referendum.
Find out how businesses in the Sheffield City Region have been impacted since the vote to leave the EU – for better or worse. Continue reading
Sheffield-based Magnomatics is set to contribute its technologies to the UK arm of Chinese car manufacturing giant Changan as part of a new collaboration agreement between the two. Changan UK was established by Changan Automobile in June 2010 and is … Continue reading