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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.

November 16th 2021

Doing Business in Vietnam – Opportunities for the Energy and Infrastructure sectors

  As one of the South-East Asia’s rising stars, Vietnam is an increasingly attractive export destination and

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November 16th 2021

Doing Business in the UAE: Opportunities for North East Businesses

  Join the Department for International Trade (DIT) North East, the North East England Chamber of Commerce,

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September 29th 2021

Horizon Works bolsters creative team with new designer

AMF Strategic Partner, Horizon Works, has appointed a new graphic designer to further strengthen its creative and

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September 24th 2021

Export Academy

  What is the Export Academy? The Export Academy from the Department for International Trade will help

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September 20th 2021

How to Raise Your Game on LinkedIn and Win More Business

Join the Department for International Trade (DIT) North East and Norma Foster for a free webinar, designed

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September 16th 2021

Marshalls LEJOG – mission accomplished!

After riding 970 miles and climbing 53,529ft across just nine days, pedalling through baking sunshine and thunderstorm

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September 1st 2021

Made Smarter Adoption North East

Helping manufacturing SMEs in the region grow their business with emerging digital technologies   Did you know

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August 23rd 2021

Export Academy

The Export Academy from the Department for International Trade will help you grow your business by showing

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August 16th 2021

NORTHERN POWERHOUSE INTRODUCTION TO IRELAND – OPPORTUNITIES FOR NEW EXPORTERS

  The Department for International Trade (DIT), in partnership with the British Irish Chamber of Commerce, is

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August 6th 2021

NEL Fund Managers begins lending under Recovery Loan Scheme

The North East’s longest-standing business investor and AMF member, NEL Fund Managers, is looking to further increase

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July 19th 2021

Funky Chunky Furniture doubles in size as consumers embrace online shopping

South Tyneside based AMF Member Funky Chunky Furniture has doubled its workforce, as well as its turnover,

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July 9th 2021

Cyclists from Marshalls take on gruelling challenge for Macmillan

Almost 1,000 miles over 9 days, crossing 23 different counties…this September keen cyclists at AMF member, Marshalls

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19/05/2022

9:30 am

Technology Forum

AMF – Cyber Security Event with North East Cyber Protect Network

25/05/2022

12:00 pm

Monthly Meeting

AMF Monthly Meeting – Tracerco; Innovation & Diversification; Site Tour

09/06/2022

8:00 am

Business Improvement Forum

AMF Peer-to-Peer Breakfast Networking @ Phoenix Steel

15/06/2022

7:30 am

Making Owt

Making Owt – Manufacturer Matchmaking Exhibition

07/07/2022

8:00 am

Business Improvement Forum

AMF Peer-to-Peer Breakfast Networking

20/07/2022

12:00 am

Monthly Meeting

AMF Monthly Meeting – BTS Facades & Fabrications

21/09/2022

12:00 am

Monthly Meeting

AMF Monthly Meeting – Tharsus; site tour

19/10/2022

12:00 am

Monthly Meeting

Tyne Coast College – Attracting Talent Into Engineering