MAS supplier matching service helps a Yorkshire manufacturing duo lead the way in to reshoring.
Specialist support from MAS has helped East Yorkshire manufacturer Bee Health to streamline its planning processes and upgrade its manufacturing systems to cope with an increased volume and range of products secured through £15m worth of new 'reshored' contracts.
“The best thing about working with MAS is that they spend time getting to know your business and what you are looking to achieve. We are reaping the benefits of tapping into their expert knowledge and will continue to work with them moving forward.” Craig Peterson, Managing Director, Future Advanced Manufacture Ltd.
The rapid expansion of the sustainable energy sector is helping fuel the growth of an Essex company after support from MAS.
Hodgson Sealants recieved specialist advice and assistance from MAS to cope with increases in demand from multiple sectors
Hodgson Sealants, a family owned business, develops a range of quality sealants, including silicones, adhesives, butyl and acrylic sealants, putties and glazing compounds. Adding nearly £3m of new business across construction, glazing and transport sectors. A lot of the growth has been in the specialist vehicles, caravan and leisure market, with clients keen to benefit from the firms technical expert and new ‘manuservice’.
"We quickly recognised that in order to become more successful we had to develop a marketing strategy that would attract new and different customers. MAS has provided on-going mentoring for a number of years and 50% funding towards the recent sales and marketing strategy support." A1 Flue Systems tapped into MAS support to help implement a new marketing strategy, building a solid platform for growth.