Institution of Mechanical Engineers invites manufacturers to join business improvement and benchmarking scheme
Businesses have three weeks left to apply to take part in Manufacturing Excellence 2012, the UK-wide business improvement programme which not only identifies and celebrates outstanding UK manufacturing businesses but can also help companies improve.
Applications to take part in the programme, which offers up to £20,000 of free consultancy, must be submitted by 1 June.
Philippa Oldham, Head of Manufacturing at the Institution of Mechanical Engineers said:
“Manufacturing Excellence is a fantastic opportunity for businesses to show off their expertise and improve their practices in order to succeed. Entry is free and there is up to £20,000 free consultancy advice up for grabs.”
Manufacturing Excellence works with all manufacturing businesses, whatever their size, age, sector or area of expertise to help improve their processes and showcase their successes and innovations. The scheme, in place for 30 years, claims to be the only such scheme to provide detailed benchmarking and assessment to help improve a business.
More details at http://www.mxawards.org/process