Manufacturers Breakfast Event

Organiser: Bedfordshire Chamber of Commerce

Venue: Forest Centre


Date & Time: 7 Jun 2022 - 8:30 am-10:30 am

This exclusive event is for our members who are Manufacturing Businesses and are interested in exploring opportunities to become more profitable and grow.

Are you wanting to grow your business but don’t know how? Would your organisation benefit from external expertise and insight?

Register now to hear from other SMEs on what practical tips and tools you can use to help your company thrive.

With free expert advice from key people at WMG who as a result of a previous session increased one members profits by over to £200k.

For UK manufacturers difficulties have seldom seemed greater – from the COVID lockdown to resource and supply shortages to energy hikes, net zero targets and new trading relationships. However, amidst the challenges there is opportunity, for those willing to take it, not only to survive but to innovate, change and thrive.

Hear from like-minded businesses, this regional breakfast event is aimed at local SME’s who want to find out about available support and insights into how local companies are already innovating.

WMG background

WMG have been delivering transformation support for manufacturing SMEs for a long time. From Batteries and Bikes to Beer, we have helped small firms make big changes. Hear about the latest trends including how the transition to Net Zero can be a commercial opportunity.

08:30-09:00Registration and breakfast
09:00-09:05Welcome from Bedfordshire Chamber of CommerceJustin Richardson, CEO
09:05-09:15Key challenges and opportunities for SMEsMark Swift, Head of SME Programmes at WMG
09:15-09:30Sustainable ManufacturingHelena Simmonds, Innovation Manager at WMG
09:30-09:40The journey of an innovative SMESteven West, Head of Operations and Charlie Gavillet Sustainability/Product Design at Armac Martin
09:40-09:55How to grow your business as an SMESteve Pittom, Managing Director and Stephen Blythe, Business Manager at Jaltek
09:55-10:10Discussion inc. questions from the audienceAll
10:10-10:30Refreshments and networking

It could be a great investment in your time to find out if there is available funding and to receive advice on how to innovate and stay ahead in the manufacturing arena.


One space per company due to limited numbers

Book Now