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The Leeds Manufacturing Alliance is a one-stop shop for Leeds-based manufacturers seeking support and looking to raise their profile


Following the unprecedented success of 2018, Leeds Manufacturing Festival is back! Find out how you can get involved



"I think the tours are an absolutely brilliant idea, even if the hosts aren't in the same industry, their openness and experience are always interesting and informative"





The Leeds Manufacturing Alliance is here to try and help your business to grow and be more successful. We offer support and access to support in a number of ways:

The Leeds Manufacturing Alliance exists to help manufacturers improve performance by offering a quality support mechanism

Leeds company takes home two golds at prestigious regional business awards

By ThemaUser | 13th December 2017 | 0 Comments
Ben Wilson of MPM at the EEF awards in Harrogate

MPM, a Leeds-based manufacturer of composite and GRP tooling and products, has been crowned a regional manufacturing champion at this year’s prestigious EEF Future Manufacturing Awards. MPM, which employs 34 Read More

Brandon Medical launches UCV system

By ThemaUser | 9th December 2017 | 0 Comments
Mediclean UCV system from Brandon Medical

The ‘Mediclean’ UCV system improves patient safety and surgical outcomes through its unique complanate design, air curtain technology, and continuous air particle management system. Leeds-based Brandon Medical said, “Mediclean UCV Read More

Event: SMEs, accelerate your business 30th November

By Guy Foster | 27th November 2017 | 0 Comments
KPMG invite

Find out how working in partnership with Huddersfield Business School can help you in solving the challenges faced by SMEs. Booking HERE

15 New jobs all sewn up

By Guy Foster | 27th October 2017 | 0 Comments
David Whiteley MGP, James Boyd and Stephen Boyd, Nationwide Curtain Makers, Jeff Long, external consultant

Castleford curtain maker has 15 new jobs all sewn up A family-run curtain-making firm from Castleford is on course to reach the 30-staff mark after switching its focus from retailing Read More

Grant support helps mattress manufacturer

By Guy Foster | 27th October 2017 | 0 Comments
Maxine Melia Head of Operations Herida Healthcare

Grant support helps puts mattress manufacturing venture on path to growth A manufacturer of pressure relieving products used in the care industry and by the National Health Service is on course Read More

Anyone for Tiffin?

By Guy Foster | 27th October 2017 | 0 Comments
Brandon Medical Visitors

Yorkshire based medi-tech company, Brandon Medical, hosted a delegation of overseas commercial officers from UK Embassies as a part of the Gulf Tour to the UK event. Alistair Long, Director Read More

Event: Making industry 4.0 work for you

By Guy Foster | 12th October 2017 | 0 Comments

Making Industry 4.0 work For You!!!!! What is Industry 4.0 all about? Learn How to Improve Profitability and Competitive advantage 6PM – 9PM ON 7TH NOVEMBER 2017 BRADFORD COLLEGE GREAT Read More

Event: Environmental Regulations Update

By Guy Foster | 22nd September 2017 | 0 Comments

Environmental Regulations Update: 12th October 2017 (a.m.) in Leeds Run in conjunction with Investors in the Environment, our annual event will give you the latest information on environmental rules and Read More

West & North Yorkshire Quarterly Economic Survey Q3 2017

By ThemaUser | 31st August 2017 | 0 Comments

Make your voice heard The Quarterly Economic Survey (QES) monitors economic trends in a range of areas relevant to companies across the Yorkshire region. The quarterly report is read and Read More

Event: 23 August 2017 – Surviving fire, flood and re-invention

By ThemaUser | 16th August 2017 | 0 Comments

Date: Wednesday, 23 August 2017 Time: 09:30 Venue: A W Hainsworth, Spring Valley Mills, Sun Field, Stanningley, LS28 6DW A W Hainsworth is still a growing company despite suffering through Read More