123insight offer a unique award-winning MRP/ERP system for just about any type or size of manufacturing. Effective production management, or MRP software, is critical for successful manufacturing. 123insight quickly delivers its outstanding benefits through complete user understanding, rapid training and implementation. Minimal supplier dependency and a rolling monthly subscription without the upfront costs that can run into hundreds of thousands of pounds for traditional ERP/MRP software complete the picture.
26 Steps toolkits enable organisations to establish consistency of practice, leading to
- direct impact on business performance, adding to the bottom line and making managers more effective
- creation of good coaching habits for 1:1s
- structure for productive conversations and strong performance management
- identification and addressing of high cost issues such as bullying, harassment and absenteeism.
Brammer UK is a leading technical specialist distributor of industrial maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) products and services, with an extensive product range covering bearings, mechanical power transmission products, pneumatics, hydraulics, seals, industrial automation and tools and general maintenance. The company’s mission is to ‘add value at every turn’, by saving its customers money within three critical business areas: reducing total acquisition costs, improving overall production efficiency, and reducing working capital.
With a pedigree spanning more than 180 years, Buck & Hickman is the UK’s leading specialist distributor of tools, maintenance and health & safety products offering over 60,000 products from leading manufacturers, including the industry leading exclusive Roebuck brand. With the aim of ‘adding value at every touch’, Buck & Hickman also offers a range of value-added services which help its customers to lower total acquisition costs, reduce working capital and optimise production efficiency.
CEJN UK are leading manufacturers and suppliers of Quick Release Couplings. Our core products are quick connect couplings and nipples for all types of media, from compressed air to gas, breathing air, fluids and hydraulic oil. Regardless of market segment, you can find our products in such diverse fields as agriculture, automotive, construction, off-shore, medical, marine, transportation, wind power and rescue, just to mention a few industries.
Clarity Visual Management is a team of qualified Lean advisors specialising in Visual Management. We are passionate about Lean and firmly believe that effective visual management is vital to its success. We study our customers’ Lean programmes and design and supply powerful visual management boards, shadow boards, cleaning stations, floor graphics, etc, professionally designed to empower companies to reduce waste, increase productivity, exceed their targets and succeed in their audits.
Clarke Energy is a multinational specialist in distributed power generation solutions. Our capabilities range from the supply of a gas fuelled power generation engine, to the complete turnkey installation of multi-engine power plants. We are an authorised distributor and service provider for GE’s reciprocating gas engines, with a strong focus on aftersales support. We are a leading supplier of power generation equipment including natural gas-fuelled combined heat and power facilities.
Combilift manufactures the widest range of 4-way and narrow aisle handling solutions on offer from one single supplier. The company’s portfolio encompasses 4-way trucks with lift capacities from 2.5 to 25 tonnes, multi-directional sideloaders and the Combi-CB 4-way counterbalance forklift. The Combilift-SC Straddle Carrier range was developed for handling containers and other oversized loads and SC models are offered with capacities of up to 100 tonnes.
Coventry & Warwickshire SMEs are encouraged to apply for European grant funding from £1k up to £100k to support their business.
Investment Fund grant provides funding for purchase of capital assets e.g. machinery/equipment, hardware/software, refurbishment, or purchase of new premises.
Innovation Programme provides a range of support including grants to develop innovative products and services which are new to the market.Green Business Programme will help you to save money on your energy bills providing funding for lighting, heating, renewable technologies etc.
Datawright provide advanced, fully integrated business systems, installation and support services to manufacturing and field service customers, large and small. Immersed in the manufacturing and field service markets for over 35 years, we have extensive knowledge and experience of these sectors and have developed class-leading, functionally rich and highly flexible business management systems: K8 Manufacturing and K8 Field Service. Datawright is a Kerridge Commercial Systems company - a group of companies specialising in providing leading, market-specific, business management solutions across the world.
Brexit demands a revolution to reverse the historic decline of manufacturing industry. Every manufacturing company needs to deliver the highest levels of customer service and quality, at the lowest reasonable price. It needs integration of its systems, processes and above all people. One version of the truth and one team. We provide pragmatic business education and guidance to empower people within the company to revolutionise the customer experience through integration.
Directional Systems are experts in helping businesses increase efficiency by saving time and money spent on workforce management.
We specialise in fully customisable Time and Attendance, Access Control and Site Management systems, designed and implemented to work alongside your existing business processes and integrate seamlessly with your existing HR and Payroll systems.
With over 20 years experience, we have increased efficiency for top manufacturers and logistics companies across the UK.
Dravo have built up an impressive portfolio of many thousands of satisfied customers since the company’s inception in 1954. Today using our specialist knowledge and experience we have gained a reputation second to none for providing the most cost effective and energy efficient systems for heating and ventilation of buildings of all ages and sizes. Requirements such as ECA listed condensing gas fired unit heater for small single story workshops or a multi high velocity heating and ventilation system for large modern warehouses and factories. Dravo has the solution.
EMS Cognito is an international Process Improvement Consultancy, based in the UK, with a track record of helping leading manufacturers and processors gain a competitive advantage in diverse industries. Our IMPACT Programme™ and our IMPACT Masterclass™ provide bespoke, result-focused consultancy that is unique to every operation throughout different industries. We encourage companies to consider, not just the cost of change but the costs that result from a lack of innovation.
Entadata are a Qlik solutions partner providing business intelligence solutions for industry across the UK. Hidden within your business data are valuable insights that can help you to outperform your competition, grow your market share and ultimately increase revenue and profitability. Utilising Qlik’s robust, agile and easy to use software we work with you to deliver a leading analytical tool designed to enable faster, efficient and more informed business decisions.
Manufacturing requires expert transport solutions.
You’re in safe hands with Farralls.
Farralls Group are your trusted national transport solutions provider.
We work hand-in-hand with the manufacturing industry to deliver product up and down the country. Whatever it is, we can move it - with care, confidence, flexibility and efficiency.Whatever it is, we can move it.
FBC Manby Bowdler Solicitors have been advising the UK’s top manufacturers for nearly 200 years on all aspects of commercial law including Acquisition and Disposal of Companies, Land and Premises; Business Contracts; HR and Employment issues; Debt Recovery; Dispute Resolution; Protection of Intellectual Property; Planning and Environmental Law; and Regulatory Advice. Uncomplicated, award winning legal service delivered by experts who understand your sector. Proud supporters of the Bloodhound Project. Patrons of Made in the Midlands
Festo Training & Consulting offers a wide range of training programmes for Industry.
Course topics include Industry 4.0, Pneumatics, Mechatronics, Hydraulics, Programmable Logical Controllers (PLCs), Lean Production, TPM, Energy Conservation, Safety and soft skills.Clients can choose from open or in company courses and are encouraged to carry out a Training Needs Analysis to identify skills gaps and ensure learning interventions are appropriate to both business and individual needs.
Foundations® Connect from CHS Engineering Services can monitor your assets in real time with capabilities to remotely monitor parameters such as; vibration, temperature and humidity, continuously recording results in a web accessible cloud based application. Running proven analysis techniques in the cloud, customisable alerts are sent to you and your maintenance teams providing notifications of early warning of failure of your essential assets, enabling swift corrective action to be taken to prevent costly downtime.
Gnome Design provides innovative IT services for European companies and institutions. The company’s principle beyond high quality are to work in a professional manner and create fair IT businesses and project based teamwork.
- Software Development
- Web and Mobile Development
- Testing and Application Maintenance
- IT Consulting
- Klusa – Professional Multi Project Management (by OPUS GmbH/Germany)
- Flowtrack – The real-time production monitoring system
- Responsible Employee – Professional HR Dashboard
At this year’s Manufacturing Management show, motion plastics specialist, igus, will display a variety of components and solutions for automation and robotics. Throughout the event, igus will be demonstrating new improved smart plastics products, including the isense EC.RC, a system for monitoring e-chains, the optimised CF.Q module for the intelligent chainflex cables that customers are already using today and the intelligent iglidur PRT slewing ring bearings.
Product experts will be on hand to take visitors through the benefits and potential applications of their bearing products and cable management systems.
Additionally, attendees can observe an exciting demonstration of the robolink D system.
For manufacturing and distribution companies looking to simplify business processes and gain insight from their valuable business data. SYSPRO is an excellent choice of ERP system. It is the solution that drives business productivity and performance around the world every single day. With over 35 years of development, the latest iteration of SYSPRO has the flexibility and the functionality to support manufacturers and distributors to manage all aspects of their business from sales, supply chain, manufacturing and finance. The combination of SYSPRO knowledge and industry expertise in the K3 Syspro consultancy team ensures that our customers benefit from a solution tailored to their needs.
Keytracker is a global supplier of key and asset management solutions for every requirement. Whether it is keys for vehicles and machinery that need enhanced security, or equipment that needs to be monitored or secured, Keytracker can provide a secure and organised approach to key and asset management.
We make systems to help you to optimise process efficiency. We make real-time displays and software to show production figures such as rate, total, OEE etc. Live data allows you to respond immediately to any drop in performance. Our cloud-based systems allow you to securely view live data from anywhere you may be. Our speciality is in customising systems to exactly suit your requirements in an easy to understand format.
London Name Plate are the go-to supplier for nameplates and labels for industry. With state of the art and more traditional methods, London Name Plate are able to offer competitive lead time and cost, coupled with outstanding quality.
From one-off prototypes to many thousands of items to call off, London Name Plate are able to support you from the outset.
Contact London Name Plate to discuss your requirements or visit us at Stand J10.
THE BUSINESS IMPROVEMENT & LEAN TEAM Helping companies to increase productivity and profitability, we provide integrated training, consultancy and implementation support in Lean and Agile thinking, at all levels. Our clients range from companies new to continuous improvement to several who have UK Best Factory Awards. We pride ourselves on delivering quantified, sustained results and engaging your workforce in the process of change through our practical, on-site programmes. Funding available.
McCue Total Damage Prevention
How often has this happened to you? Your steel bollard, rail, or angle iron has halted a wayward truck but now it’s broken – plus your concrete floor, truck, driver and your goods.
It really doesn’t have to be this way.
What if you could replace those heavy parts with a tool kit of solutions designed to absorb impacts, deflect glancing blows and reduce your maintenance costs?
Your wait is over.
Over twenty-five years of experience has taught us that Total Damage Prevention takes more than just great products. It takes planning to ensure the right product choice, placement and installation. We have a solution for every area of your facility – let’s work together to develop a comprehensive safety and damage prevention plan today!
Global competition demands world-class business performance…
Are you in control of your business processes?
Do you and your team constantly strive to eliminate waste?
If so, MCP has the experience to deliver enhanced performance for your organisation!
Visit: www.mcpeurope.com for our full list of products and services.
MDA Testing are experts in Workplace Drug & Alcohol Testing and Drug & Alcohol policies with Next Day turnaround of Test results. Our Professional and reliable Collection Officers, fully trained in Saliva, Urine and Hair strand Drug Testing & Alcohol Testing will guide you through the process. We look forward to speaking with you to discuss our Competitive Rates and First class service.
norelem Normelemente KG, with its headquarters in Markgröningen near Stuttgart, is one of the most renowned suppliers of flexible standard parts, systems and components for mechanical and system engineering as well as for measuring and testing equipment. Founded in 1958, norelem is an all-round provider in this sector with approx. 33,000 standardised machinery parts. norelem customers include international companies of all sizes and in all areas of mechanical and system engineering. Today, norelem regards itself to be an innovative partner and solutions provider that offers engineers, technicians and designers the on-site support they need to convert their ideas and designs into compatible and efficient solutions with the help of norelem products.
Ochiba Business Solutions have been implementing and supporting SAP Business One for over 10 years, focusing on solutions for manufacturing, wholesale distribution, retail and service companies. Designed for small to medium enterprises (SME’s), SAP Business One is a powerful, affordable, complete business management solution. As one of the top 5 SAP Gold Partners, our dedicated team are among the most experienced SAP Business One professionals in the UK.
Prodware UK specialises in the implementation, integration and maintenance of sector specific ERP and CRM business management solutions based on Microsoft Dynamics software.
Prodware’s ERP solution for Manufacturing is able to bring all vital areas of their business under control in one easy to use interface.
We cover the entire production process: from formula and recipe management to batch management, from material requirements planning and manufacturing resources planning to inventory information management, from quality control management to production planning and multi-site production management, from interaction with customers and suppliers to data analytics and comprehensive dashboards.
Renault-Nissan Consulting provides Lean consultancy and training support that draws on over 28 years experience of helping our parent company and numerous other organisations.
Born out of Renault and Nissan’s internal improvement journey, and with operations across the globe, we work in sectors as diverse as from Automotive through to Telecoms, Construction, Energy, Manufacturing, Elite Sport, Professional Services and the Public Sector.
Our practical approach and focus on knowledge transfer makes us the preferred partner of choice for companies worldwide in their Operational Excellence journeys. We leverage the practical experience of helping apply Operational Excellence methodologies within our own global business, and bring that expertise to transform our clients operations on a sustainable basis with measurable results
A leading Castors, Wheels and Manual Handling Equipment Distributor for over 40 years.
Officially launching our innovative CC Apex Castors and Wheels at the exhibition which has been specifically designed with Honda to improve operational efficiency, reduce wastage and save costs significantly in automotive manufacturing plants.
Based locally in Leicestershire but distribute products Nationally and Internationally.
For your one stop Material Handling Shop visit our award winning website!
Sorion Electronics provides engineering services to the automotive, manufacturing and aerospace industries by designing, building and installing bespoke and off-the-shelf process control equipment, electrical test equipment and quality & traceability reporting. Sorion has been a pioneer in engineering the automation and exchange of data in manufacturing plants through utilising, what is now commonly known as, Industry 4.0 Technology and working closely with their customers to develop robust and reliable solutions.
Strata Sales - established in Leamington Spa, Warwickshire.
With Health and Safety as an important issue in today’s industry, we take pleasure in providing matting and floor safety products for your standing workers.
A bespoke matting service and a depth of product knowledge, we are sure to meet your requirements.
Strata values its’ commitment to the environment and we work with suppliers to produce the minimum possible impact.
SupplyPoint was established in 1997 to design, develop and manufacture the innovative SupplyPoint point-of-use inventory management system. Through continuous investment, development and focused expansion, SupplyPoint together with our network of skilled and dedicated distributors, have become firmly established as the world leaders in intelligent inventory solutions.
At Swinton we’ve been arranging business insurance for over 10 years, and our experience tells us that no two businesses are exactly the same - even those in the same sector may have different cover requirements.
We understand that manufacturing relies heavily on lean processes and keeping downtime to a minimum. We also know that factors such as a damaged machine, staff absence, or a major incident such as a flood can be disastrous for your bottom line.
We’ll work with you from the shop floor to the boardroom to highlight where the greatest risks are so, should the worst happen, you’ll be covered for those things that will have the greatest impact.
TFC Europe Ltd is one of the leading suppliers of engineering components to industry, with an unrivalled reputation for delivering innovative products, supply solutions, and exemplary service.
Our range of stock management solutions help take the pain out of stock holding, replenishment and ordering. TFC can offer flexible solutions to suit your requirements, from Direct Line Feed, VMI, KanBan, multi-part kitting and vending solutions.
Consultus is an international group focused on world-class consulting, buying and management services for Business Energy and Business Water in national utility markets and for cross-border clients. With an open and transparent business style, our holistic approach extends from advice, negotiation and procurement to market intelligence, compliance and on-going management.
Tork is a leading global brand in workplace hygiene.
In industrial cleaning, small details can offer big opportunities. Every second counts, no matter where it comes from. When looking at the big picture it’s easy to forget about the small but crucial details, like cleaning and maintenance. That’s why rags are a thing of the past.It’s time to break away from tradition and rags. It’s time to get detailed.
TouchStar Technologies has been providing manufacturing end-users with a wide range of industrial, rugged and ATEX computers for over three decades. We’re not just ‘box shifters’! Our rugged mobile computers are delivered and preconfigured by one of our qualified technicians for fast integration into your operation. We also offer a wide range of services including helpdesk, accidental damage cover, on-site problem solving and call out service from qualified engineers.
Toyota Material Handling UK offers a single contact for all your materials handling needs, with quality products and supporting services to be a strong business partner. Toyota offers new & used forklifts and warehouse trucks, flexible short-term hire, intelligent fleet management solutions, operator training, parts and national service support including Thorough Examination, tyres and battery care. Products include; counterbalance forklifts, hand pallet trucks, warehouse trucks, towing tractors and simple automation.
VMT are suppliers of products and services to support the visual principles of Continuous Improvement and lean.
Our directors are all Toyota trained and have experience implementing lean in world class organisations.
We work with many sectors and take pride in the positive impact our products have in our client’s workplace.
Vizual provides Capture-it – the award winning Time & Attendance system. Options include integrated job labour costing, SFDC, fire roll call, access control and links to your existing ERP/works order system. There is a range of clocking options, including biometric, proximity and mobile devices. Why not visit us for a quick demo?
Located in the heart of the UK, Warwick Conferences operates three dedicated training and conference centres. Scarman, Radcliffe and Arden are all complimented by hotel-styled accommodation and award-winning catering. Brief up to 130 in our tiered lecture theatre or gather your team over lunch in one of our informal kitchen spaces. Our new venue, The Slate is located with a lakeside view, BREEAM Architecture and adorned with a glass façade, one of 10 of its type in the UK. For larger events up to 1,200, Warwick Conferences uses the eclectic and extraordinary spaces available within the University of Warwick itself.
WERMA is the leading European manufacturer of industrial beacons and sounders and intelligent systems for process optimisation. A wireless Kanban stock monitoring and replenishment system, StockSAVER monitors and manages line side stock levels and automatically generates replenishment orders. SmartMONITOR uses andon lights with a wireless transmitter and receiver kit to monitor up and down time of machines. AndonSPEED, an andon light based wireless call for action system.