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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

Brandon Medical doubles production to meet emergency demand from NHS

By ThemaUser | 2nd April 2020 | 0 Comments

Brandon Medical has more than doubled production at its Leeds factory to manufacture vital equipment for the UK’s fightback against coronavirus. The company is responding to “massive demand” from NHS Read More

Covid-19 Business Update 1st June 2020

By ThemaUser | 24th March 2020 | 0 Comments

The Government also has its own guidance for business HERE Partnership of business representatives helping local economic recovery Representatives from across our business community have come together to form a Read More

Brazil Offshore Oil Field update

By ThemaUser | 2nd March 2020 | 0 Comments
Saftronics Team

Saftronics has been awarded a further contract for two more smart Motor Control Centre’s (MCC’s) for vessels used in the oil industry off Brazil.  This follows on from a successful Read More

Retail alive as jukebox shop pops up for third time

By ThemaUser | 2nd March 2020 | 0 Comments
Chris Black Sound Leisure

A Leeds-based manufacturer of handcrafted jukeboxes is set to open a pop-up shop in the city for its third time in two years. Sound Leisure will open in Victoria Gate, Read More

Leeds employers showcase careers in manufacturing

By ThemaUser | 17th February 2020 | 0 Comments
Leeds Apprenticeship Recruitment Fair 2

Manufacturers from across the city joined forces for the 2020 Leeds Apprenticeship Recruitment Fair, the biggest event of its kind in the North. The event at Leeds Arena attracted over Read More

Sound Leisure awarded Manufacturing Guild Mark

By ThemaUser | 31st January 2020 | 0 Comments
MD of Sound Leisure, Chris Black, being awarded the Manufacturing Guild Mark

Sound Leisure were recently awarded the prestigious Manufacturing Guild Mark for producing handcrafted jukeboxes and a range of other furnishing products for more than 40 years at their base in Read More

Saftronics is celebrating its 40th anniversary and has a new look.

By ThemaUser | 18th December 2019 | 0 Comments
Saftronics Reception resized

Saftronics are celebrating our 40th birthday this year. Formed in 1979, Saftronics specialise in process control systems and LV switchboards for a wide variety of applications across many industrial sectors. Read More

Leeds manufacturer relocates to new factory to keep up with demand

By ThemaUser | 16th December 2019 | 0 Comments
Herida Healthcare New Premises

Leeds manufacturer Herida Healthcare has moved into a new factory twice the size to keep up with growing demand. The company, which only started trading in 2016, relocated to the Read More

Increasing PCB manufacturing capacity by 100% with our new refurb!

By ThemaUser | 19th November 2019 | 0 Comments
Daletec after refurb

It’s been a busy few months here at Daletech, with new branding, a new website and a fantastic refurbishment project that’s increased our PCB manufacturing capacity by an impressive 100% Read More

Britain’s manufacturing heroes named in Liverpool

By ThemaUser | 19th November 2019 | 0 Comments

Mike Rimmer, Operations Director Brandon Medical Company Limited, has been selected in The Manufacturer Top 100 2019 publication. “Brandon Medical, as UK designer and manufacturer of medical equipment, are thrilled Read More