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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.

August 3rd 2020

Factory investment applies expert finish for Funky Chunky Furniture

AMF member, Funky Chunky Furniture is expecting turnover to top £4 million this year, after using state-of-the-art

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July 30th 2020

Tech Projects appoints new General Manager following change of ownership

Experienced director, Michael Donachie, has been appointed to spearhead growth at AMF member and specialist manufacturing and

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July 20th 2020

Advance Northumberland assists Northumbrian Gifts to support local businesses in response to Covid-19

North East-made products are being enjoyed by a whole new audience, thanks to an Ashington-based firm’s diversification

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July 17th 2020

MHA Tait Walker’s Summer statement will not resolve long-term SME troubles

A leading accountancy expert says the summer economic statement was “underwhelming” given the scale of problems many

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July 17th 2020

Advance Northumberland supports businesses at Northumberland manufacturing hub

Businesses locating to one of the largest development sites in Northumberland can now access an extended suite

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July 10th 2020

MARSHALLS DONATES TO THE NEWHAM HOSPITAL TRANQUILLITY GARDENS

AMF member, Marshalls has donated products to the new outdoor gardens at Newham Hospital to commemorate the

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June 17th 2020

MHA TAIT WALKER WEALTH MANAGEMENT TEAM ENTERS INTO NEW SPORTING PARTNERSHIP

AMF member and strategic partener, MHA Tait Walker’s Wealth Management team has entered into a new partnership

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May 19th 2020

Engineering specialist steps up to Coronavirus challenge with new stainless steel solutions

Gateshead, UK-based Tech Projects has applied its specialist stainless steel fabrication expertise to develop a hand sanitising

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May 12th 2020

ITC Service wins Digital Technology award for its unique cloud-based technology solution

South Tyneside-based managed service provider, ITC Service recently won the Digital Technology award at the North East

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April 8th 2020

Expert Opinion: Adapt to a changing landscape – and keep your company strong

Samantha Vassallo, founder and managing director of B2B marketing company and AMF marketing partner Horizon Works, provides

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April 8th 2020

EXPERT OPINION: YOUR SALES PIPELINE DURING COVID-19

During this Covid-19 period, we want to support our manufacturing community with useful insights on best practices

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March 13th 2020

Ashwood Business Park enters new phase as infrastructure funding is approved

The creation of a new centre for advanced manufacturing, the process industry and the engineering sector in

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30/07/2021

1:00 pm

Other Event

Summer Social at One More Than Two Brewing Company

08/09/2021

11:00 am

Business Improvement Forum

Business Improvement in Manufacturing – Practical Industry Insights – TBC

15/09/2021

12:00 pm

Monthly Meeting

AR Controls – Automation Focus – Site Tour

29/09/2021

12:00 pm

Marketing Forum

The Power of PR in Building Your Profile with Horizon Works

06/10/2021

12:00 pm

Making Owt

Matchmaking, Marketplace and Networking

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

28/10/2021

11:00 am

Technology Forum

Technology in Manufacturing – Practical Industry Insights – TBC