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Keep up to date with the latest news in advanced manufacturing

Welcome to the AMF Expertise Exchange: Knowledge section of the website where you can stay up to date with the latest news from the AMF and our members. Here you will also find member collaboration stories, and practical advice and insights from industry experts.

February 21st 2018

Tomlinson Hall announced as a finalist in national Pump Industry Awards

Billingham-based pump distributor and manufacturer Tomlinson Hall is representing the North East on the national stage next

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February 12th 2018

AMF MEMBERS SHORTLISTED FOR PRESTIGIOUS NORTH EAST AWARDS

We’re delighted to announce that two of our members, AGMA Ltd and Cell Pack Solutions, have been

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January 25th 2018

Top tips for networking success

The AMF hosts a range of exciting and informative events, including monthly meetings and a quarterly: Marketing

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January 24th 2018

Opening of 50,000 manufacturing facility in Newport, Wales

Jarrow-based engineering specialist, UTS Group, has opened a 50,000 sq ft facility in Newport, Wales, to meet

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January 17th 2018

Waste Recycling Partnership Aids Environmental Performance for Local Businesses

The new year sees a new partnership between two of the region’s most environmentally-focused businesses, Esh Group

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November 30th 2017

HORIZONWORKS APPOINTS FIRST APPRENTICE

Newcastle-based strategic marketing company Horizonworks has strengthened its operations team with the appointment of its first apprentice.

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November 29th 2017

MANUFACTURING FORUM LAUNCHES SUCCESSFUL PROCUREMENT EVENT

We successfully launched our first procurement event which was held at Jarrow Hall in South Tyneside on

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November 7th 2017

MANUFACTURING MARKET SET TO ENCOURAGE SECTOR GROWTH

We are pleased to announce that we will be hosting our first interactive procurement event, which aims

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October 20th 2017

E-MAX SYSTEMS WELCOMES NEW CLIENT

Pryme Group has appointed E-Max Systems to provide groupwide ERP software solutions.  AMF member, E-Max Systems is

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October 20th 2017

THE AMF CONTINUES TO GROW…

We’re proud to announce that Durham-based Reprotec Group, a leading surface protection specialist in the North East,

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September 22nd 2017

Teesside event to boost digital expertise within manufacturing sector

North East manufacturers are set to benefit from digital expertise at the AMF Marketing Club which will

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September 22nd 2017

The Expanded Metal Company looks to new horizons with the support of marketing specialists

Hartlepool-based manufacturer The Expanded Metal Company has appointed B2B marketing specialist Horizonworks to act as its outsourced

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From our Monthly Meetings to our Focused Forums, each of our events sees guest speakers share their real-life experiences and first-hand knowledge of the things that effect your business. With networking and Q&As, our events allow you to connect with and learn from leading industry experts.

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14/10/2021

1:00 pm

Process Improvement Forum

Staff Development – Coaching

20/10/2021

12:00 pm

Monthly Meeting

Elis – Staff Culture and Adapting to Change and Process Improvement – Site Tour

25/10/2021

12:00 pm

Other Event

Wellness at Work Webinar: The Science of Mindfulness

28/10/2021

11:00 am

Technology Forum

Technology in Manufacturing – Practical Industry Insights – TBC

11/11/2021

11:00 am

Business Improvement Forum

Business Improvement in Manufacturing – Practical Industry Insights – TBC

17/11/2021

12:00 pm

Monthly Meeting

The Expanded Metal Company – Pioneering Metal Mesh Products for More Than 130 Years – Site Tour

24/11/2021

12:00 pm

Marketing Forum

Marketing and Sales Teams Working Together to Drive Results with Horizon Works

26/11/2021

12:00 pm

Other Event

Wellness at Work Webinar: Self-Confidence for Success