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Formula Plastics Exits Successful NEL Investment with Eye on Further Growth

Uploaded by in Success Stories on November 13, 2015

A County Durham injection moulding firm is aiming for further expansion after more than doubling its turnover through the five-year term of a Finance for Business North East Growth Fund investment. Formula Plastics manufactures a range of components which are used in vehicles made by some of the […]


Coffin Maker Praises Role of Investment Capital After Breaking £10M Turnover Barrier

Uploaded by in Success Stories on October 20, 2015

The head of the UK’s largest independent coffin manufacturer has praised the impact that outside investment has had on the growth of his business after seeing it break through the £10m annual turnover barrier. Julian Atkinson, managing director at JC Atkinson & Co, has seen the Washington-based firm’s […]


Growth Fund Support Helps Wheels of Commerce Turn for Rotational Engineering

Uploaded by in Success Stories on July 30, 2015

A specialist North East engineering firm has recognised the positive impact that outside investment has had on its recent performance and future prospects. Rotational Engineering designs and manufactures a range of rotational steel moulds that are predominantly used in the plastics market, and works with clients in the […]