UK manufacturing growth hits a 20-month high
The UK manufacturing sector ended 2012 with its fastest growth rate for 20 months and the Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) hitting a 15-month high of 51.4.
First Aid Training a First Priority for FB Staff
We often post about safety and accident avoidance in the materials handling industry, but what about incident response?
Manufacturers invest more to plug skills gap
British manufacturers are increasing their investment to meet the demand for skilled employees, according to a new survey by EFF, the manufacturers’ organisation.
New apprentice for FB Chain
Earlier this year, we launched a new apprenticeship programme to great success and have recently engaged our second technical apprentice.
Scraper Conveyor Chains on Short Lead Times
We are now able to supply standard scraper conveyor chains within 7 to 10 days from order, helping our clients achieve greater efficiency and reduced costs.