Industrial Strategy

Bdaily Industrial Strategy coverage

Welcome to Bdaily’s dedicated Industrial Strategy page. Here you’ll find the most up to date news, opinion and advice in relation to the nation’s economic drive.

Prime Minister Theresa May has pledged that the government will be taking an active role in driving British business post-Brexit.

Publishing a green paper outlining the government’s economic plan, the PM has grand plans for investment, skills and infrastructure development, as well as innovation and scaleup encouragement.

Here we’ll be bring you the latest from high politics to regional business developments, keeping you informed of all the latest in Britain’s economic developments and Industrial Strategy.

Fine operates an FDA inspected and approved manufacturing site at Seal Sands,  Middlesbrough.

Chinese company set to acquire Middlesbrough chemicals manufacturer

Middlesbrough-based Fine Industries Ltd is set to be acquired by Chinese company Lianhe Technology Company Ltd in the coming months, after the transaction reached a formal exchange. Owned by private equity…

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Latest Industrial Strategy Articles

A Guide to Mobile Industry Predictions for 2017

Ariana Johnson

Mobile-savvy generation and clients are becoming very curious to know about the new technologies that will take place in the mobile industry this year. Hence, it is the perfect time to look…

KDU College Accounting and Finance Graduation 2014
Government reveals £229m Industrial Strategy investment for two new R&D centres

Billy Wood

Business and Energy Secretary, Greg Clark, has announced a £229m investment package for a pair of new UK research centres in one of the government's first major investments in its…

David Jinks, owner of Fridge Productions with Mike Robinson, Korniche Sales Manager in the new Made
Hollywood films skills help top Teesside company

Anna Addison Associates

A North Yorkshire production company has started the year by completing a major contract to help a well-known Teesside-based company showcase its unique, new product world-wide. Fridge Productions, based at Saltburn-by-the-Sea…

Next Generation Roadshow visits Cork, Ireland
Wonderware Ireland to Host Next Generation Conference

Liam Southwell

Wonderware Ireland, a leading industrial software provider, is hosting a special event at Fota Island Resort, Cork, where it will give manufacturers and system integrators an exclusive look at the…

Richard Smith, Director of Business Strategy for Inprova Energy
Inprova Energy expands senior management team

Inprova Energy

Warrington headquartered Inprova Energy has expanded its senior management team with the appointment of Richard Smith as Director of Business Strategy.   This is the second director-level appointment of 2017 and…

Mike Brown
Awards shortlist new approach to dust explosion risk


A design methodology that has the potential to dramatically reduce the risk of dust explosions in manufacturing centres and laboratories across the world has been shortlisted for an industry award. BPE…

Ian Marchant, CEO of Dunelm Energy
‘Energy and power industry at a major tipping point’, says former SSE CEO

Jamie Hardesty

The former CEO of SSE, Ian Marchant, believes the energy and power industry is at a major tipping point this decade and is facing one of the most significant transformations…

The Explorer Group Ltd. will become the Erwin Hymer Group UK Ltd
Consett motorhome manufacturer acquired by European leader Erwin Hymer

Jamie Hardesty

Consett-based manufacturer of motorhomes and caravans The Explorer Group Ltd, which employs 400 people, has been acquired by European motorhome leader The Erwin Hymer Group and London-based investment company Constantine. Snapped…

 L- R Iain Wright MP, Mark Peebles (Emergya Wind Technology), Rebecca Johnson (Invicta Public Affair
North East manufacturing round table discuss Government’s Industrial Strategy

Jamie Hardesty

Business leaders and politicians in the region have been discussing how the North East’s manufacturing sector can gain a competitive edge, following the government’s Industrial Strategy release last month. In an…

The Great Western Railway goods shed - Albert Docks
Industrial Strategy: Ministers to meet North West business leaders

Richard Bell

Ministers are embarking on an engagement tour across the North West to explain how the Government’s Industrial Strategy plans will benefit the region. As part of the tour, Business Secretary Greg…

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Lack of Supply holding back region

Knight Frank

Lack of Supply holding back region “Take up of units over 50,000 sq.ft totalled 795,885 sq.ft in second half of 2016, more than double the level of take-up in first half…