Global Standard BRCGS AA Grade Attained by Oakland International Estate

Global Standard BRCGS AA Grade Attained by Oakland International Estate

Total supply chain solutions provider Oakland International has obtained BRCGS AA Grade accreditation across all three sites of their Group. Retaining accreditation for well-over a decade, Oakland International Redditch has held certification since the introduction of the storage and distribution standard in 2006 and introduced to compliment the suite of global standards covering production,...

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PP C&A targets global expansion after agreeing new deal with Product Approvals

PP C&A targets global expansion after agreeing new deal with Product Approvals

One of the UK’s leading providers of strategic manufacturing outsourcing services has signed a deal with Product Approvals to boost its product certification offer to global clients. PP Control & Automation (PP C&A) has seen a major increase in demand from machinery builders sending products to North America and is looking to capitalise on new opportunities by strengthening a seven-year...

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New jobs at MyWorkwear after ‘back to work’ call leads to sales boom

New jobs at MyWorkwear after ‘back to work’ call leads to sales boom

A Shropshire custom clothing manufacturer and supplier of personalised workwear has pushed the button on a major expansion drive after seeing orders surge with the economy getting ready to re-open. MyWorkwear has bounced back from an initial drop in orders twelve months ago to post an impressive £300,000 increase in sales, with contracts - from coffee shops and caravan parks to entertainers and...

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‘Apprentice Power’ helps Brandauer secure £500,000 ‘nose clip’ reshoring opportunity

‘Apprentice Power’ helps Brandauer secure £500,000 ‘nose clip’ reshoring opportunity

The power of young minds has played a key role in the launch of a new modular tooling approach that is enabling the rapid development of new nose clip designs for use in face coverings all over the world. Brandauer, one of the UK’s leading metal pressings and stamping specialists, has employed six apprentices in the roll-out of its Quick Clip Tool modular tooling concept, which was one of the...

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Oakland International Encourages Overseas Manufacturers to Reconsider the UK

Oakland International Encourages Overseas Manufacturers to Reconsider the UK

Multi temperature supply chain solutions provider Oakland International is encouraging overseas manufacturers to rethink the UK as a solution to border challenges and expensive transport costs. With around half of the company’s trade coming from overseas manufacturers, Oakland International believes that there are real opportunities for many large and small businesses to embrace the...

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