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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


By ThemaUser | 25th April 2019 | 0 Comments

Pland Stainless has yet another reason to celebrate during 2019.  The company, celebrating its Centenary this year, is also celebrating the loyalty of their skilled work force and over 100 Read More

Saftronics appoint a new Regional Sales Manager

By ThemaUser | 25th April 2019 | 0 Comments
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Saftronics, a Leeds Manufacturing Alliance member are delighted to welcome Graham Tester to their ever-expanding team. Graham Tester joins as Regional Sales Manager. Graham will have overall responsibility for the Read More

Saftronics receive a successful audit

By ThemaUser | 25th April 2019 | 0 Comments

Saftronics, a member of the Leeds Manufacturing Alliance and active steering group member celebrated their recent successful audit. Darren Motley from Electrium Sales Ltd – Siemens recently visited to present Read More

Saftronics launches its new apprenticeship video

By ThemaUser | 25th April 2019 | 0 Comments
Apprentices at Leeds Manufacturing Festival launch

Saftronics, a valued Leeds Manufacturing Alliance member who sit on the steering group and who are a supporter of the Leeds Manufacturing Festival have launched their new apprenticeship video. To Read More

Saftronics’ apprentices at Leeds Manufacturing Festival launch

By ThemaUser | 25th April 2019 | 0 Comments
Apprentices at Leeds Manufacturing Festival launch

Four of Saftoronics’ apprentices enjoyed the launch event of the Leeds Manufacturing Festival this week at the Leeds City College Printworks campus. Saftronics, sit on the steering committee for the Read More

Event: 28th March Leeds Manufacturing Festival 2019 Launch Event

By ThemaUser | 4th April 2019 | 0 Comments
Leeds Manufacturing Festival Launch

The Leeds Manufacturing Festival 2019 got off to a great start on 28th March with its official launch held at Leeds City College Print Works. Ably opened and closed by Read More

Life at MPM after the fire

By ThemaUser | 13th February 2019 | 0 Comments

On Tuesday, 6 February 2018 a fire ripped through MPM‘s factory leaving nothing but ashes, but they came back fighting and were operational again within 2 weeks. They moved to Read More

Saftronics announce new Senior Engineer – Digital Systems

By ThemaUser | 12th February 2019 | 0 Comments

As Saftronics expand and grow it is critical that they recruit and retain the right talent. Their engineering department is considered one of the leading groups of software engineers in Read More

The next generation is in good hands with MPM

By ThemaUser | 13th August 2018 | 0 Comments

MPM, a Leeds-based pattern maker and manufacturer of fibreglass & resin moulds, recently offered work experience placements to 3 pupils from UTC Leeds. The placement helped them gain a valuable insight Read More

Consultation for the proposed Leeds Clean Air Zone

By ThemaUser | 24th July 2018 | 0 Comments

Leeds City Council is encouraging businesses in Leeds and the wider region to have their say on latest proposals to reduce air pollution and protect the health of people in Read More