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Sewtec aims to double turnover to £32m and workforce to 120

04 May, 2018

The West Yorkshire robotics and automation specialist Sewtec has announced plans to double its turnover to £32m within five years, following a management buyout in August last year. This would also entail a doubling of the number of skilled personnel in the company, taking its workforce to more than 120 people.

In the first three months of 2018, Dewsbury-based Sewtec secured £10m of orders from customers in the UK, Ireland and the US, and created eight new jobs. More than 85% of its sales go to export markets.

“Our plan to double our turnover to £32m is ambitious,” admits managing director, Mark Cook. “However, it is achievable, particularly when you consider the extraordinary skill and dedication of our people across all aspects of the business.”

Sewtec managing director, Mark Cook: ambitious plans



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