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Supply Chain North East

Empowering North East businesses to diversify their offering, expand their customer base and unlock untapped opportunities in new markets.

TEES VALLEY BUSINESS CHALLENGE

Connecting small businesses to innovation and supply chain opportunities.

Want to access supply chain opportunities and secure new contracts?

Tees Valley Business Challenge will support small and medium-sized businesses in the Tees Valley to secure access to new market opportunities and to develop new products and services with a direct route to market. It will also reduce the barriers to entry to innovation and help you get connected with large organisations in priority industries.

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How can Supply Chain North East help my business branch out?

  • Tailored advice from proven market specialists | Gain priceless industry and sector-specific insights on both local and global supply chains
  • Sales and marketing support | Refine your marketing strategy and increase the value of your existing customers
  • Operational improvement plan assistance | Review your opportunities and construct an action plan to help you set improvement goals
  • Digital transformation expertise | Get to grips with the technology that can push your competitiveness, profitability and innovation
  • Accreditation and compliance training | Meet the standards required to enter new markets, access new supply chains and reach new customers
  • Talent development guidance | Discover how to nurture your top talent with our series of workshops and best practice field trips

Who Facilitates Supply Chain North East?

Supply Chain North East is delivered by a partnership RTC North, NEPIC, NEAA and Generator. Between 2018 and 2021, the programme will help more than 800 businesses in the following sectors to realise their potential:

  • Advanced Manufacturing
  • Subsea, Offshore and Energy Technologies
  • Automotive and Transport
  • Health and Life Sciences
  • Digital, Tech and Creative
  • Process, Chemical and Pharmaceutical