Coherent R&D and skills strategy needed to fire up Northern manufacturing

By David Morritt, partner and manufacturing expert at KPMG in Leeds.

Northern towns and cities are built on the foundations of traditional manufacturing. From metalwork and construction to food and drink and shipbuilding, the region is a flag bearer for industry. To put it simply, we’re very good at making things.

But, today, this acumen and heritage is not enough. The pace of technology development a... You can carry on reading for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...