We’re yet to meet a SME manufacturer which doesn’t have unique challenges. Where we can help is transforming these challenges from obstacles into opportunities.

  • It may be that you already know what your business goals are but you’re not certain of the route to get there.
  • Or perhaps you already have that business strategy but no matter what nudges or overhauls you’re making, you’re still no closer to touching your goals.
  • It’s possible that you just need an injection of enthusiasm which can only be born from a fresh pair of eyes.
  • Or you could do with a helping hand to allow your business and team to rediscover its own passion and ability for true innovation.

We can help by introducing you to new ideas for increased profitability or inspire your business strategy and implementation.

We can help by revolutionising your brand and marketing, transforming how you communicate with your marketplace. 

Or it may be that you and your team just need a sounding board – and we can help there too.

Whatever your unique situation and requirements, we are here to support you in your journey to be the thriving, modern and profitable business you know that you can be.

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video: Business exit for manufacturers

In this video, David and Mark use examples from companies we’ve led through the process to explain how a manufacturing company can make a successful and profitable business exit.

Download: 20 page guide, business exit for manufacturers

If you’ve read strategy books or spoken with management experts, you’ll know that they all say that you must plan for the exit at the beginning. It’s great advice. 

Everyone ignores it.

Our new series: The Excellence Test

The Excellence Test is our 26 stage business review, distilled from extensive study of more than 50 high-growth companies that our team have either worked in, worked on, or interviewed substantially.  In this 10-part video series, Lisa interviews our chairman Mark Prince about what the Excellence Test, where it came from and how it can be used.

video: Discussing service-based business models for Manufacturers

In this 15-minute video, we explain how service-based business models shift the emphasis from equipment ownership and maintenance towards customers paying for output, and how you can gain a competitive advantage by embracing ‘servitisation’.


Made Smarter is a newly-launched Government-backed programme, offering support to manufacturers to understand new industrial technologies and how they can revolutionise and grow your business.  That support comes through a combination of expertise to show you what is possible and up to 50% match-funded grants to help you adopt and implement new technologies. 

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