Worcestershire Business Accelerator grant gives local business 50% turnover increase

8D Closures, specialists in design, development and manufacturing of automotive safety systems, have achieved a 50% increase in turnover following a Worcestershire Business Accelerator grant.

In 2016 they started to consider relocating due to growth, and required a larger amount of room for expansion. In March 2017, they were awarded a Worcestershire Business Accelerator grant.

They were pleased with the help they received from Worcestershire County Council, explaining how they were actively involved with their company, making the process simple. With Managing Director, Tim, recommending them for helping the growth of 8D Closures.

The grant they received, enabled them to purchase two specific pieces of equipment – a faro scanning arm and a printing table. This has enabled them to grow strongly, gaining new customers – such as McLaren – and doubling the workforce, resulting in a 50% turnover increase.

For more information on Worcestershire Business Accelerator, contact the Worcestershire Business Central team by phone 01905 677888 or email info@business-central.co.uk