Businesses in devolution talks

Monday 18th of January 2016 12:00 AM

Coventry and Warwickshire businesses have been told that their interests will be at the "centre of the action" as a combined authority moves towards reality.

Consultation on Jaguar Land Rover expansion proposals

Tuesday 12th of January 2016 12:00 AM

Thousands of new jobs in the automotive industry could be created in Coventry & Warwickshire after Jaguar Land Rover and Coventry City Council announced plans to consult on an expansion of its research and development centre at Whitley.


Major Chinese investment in West Midlands automotive company

Friday 20th of November 2015 12:00 AM

West Midlands automotive company CAD CAM Automotive (CCA) has completed a multi-million pound investment deal with China Red Sun Group which paves the way for a major expansion programme which will create up to 1,000 new jobs.

Positive report from the Automotive Council

Tuesday 6th of October 2015 12:00 AM

The latest Automotive Council report has just been published, finding that the proportion of UK-sourced parts to the UK vehicle makers has risen from 36% in 2011 to 41% in 2015.

Major investment at Rugby window company

Monday 5th of October 2015 12:00 AM

One of the UK’s leading door and window manufacturers to the public sector and new build sectors has bought new premises and machinery in a multi-million pound investment which has helped to create jobs in Warwickshire after receiving business support.

Coventry manufacturer enjoying growth in China

Wednesday 16th of September 2015 12:00 AM

A Coventry manufacturer is enjoying growth in China after taking part in a trade mission to the Far East.

Induction Technology Group (ITG) develops air filter technology for road and race vehicles from its Siskin Drive base in the city, where it employs 23 staff.

LEP reaction to Jaguar Land Rover global expansion announcement

Tuesday 11th of August 2015 12:00 AM

Commenting after Jaguar Land Rover signed a Letter of Intent for a potential new plant in Slovakia, Coventry and Warwickshire Local Enterprise Partnership chairman Jonathan Browning said: “This decision underlines Jaguar Land Rover’s phenomenal growth in global markets and it is only natural they