New £8 million government funding boost for SMEs in the manufacturing sector across England has been announced, to help them modernise, go digital and create new jobs. Part of the government's Made Smarter Adoption programme, the funding will support up to 1,000 SMEs in adopting digital technology.
- SMEs across England to benefit from £8 million to adopt cutting-edge, digital technology
- projects supported to date include the world’s first smart black pudding factory and adopting 3D printing for stop-motion animated puppets
- new funding will help businesses build back better by increasing productivity and reducing emissions
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