We are pleased to announce that Cutting Edge, Chorley, have joined the Northern Powerhouse Partner Programme. The programme shares many of the same key principles that have driven Cutting Edge’s success over the last 25 years, with an ambition to promote innovation and talent in northern businesses through the strength of partnerships.

This news arrives on the back of several other exciting announcements as Cutting Edge recently forged global partnerships with German manufacturer, Nock GMBH and world-leading automation and robotics experts, ABB. By pooling their strengths together with the Northern Powerhouse programme, Cutting Edge aims to champion innovation in the North and continue to develop market-leading services to their customers across the country.

To watch the full Youtube video on their partner announcement by Managing Director Sam Tinsley, click here.

Managing Director at Cutting Edge, Sam Tinsley, said this about the announcement:
“As a company with deep roots in the North, we are very proud to be a partner with the Northern Powerhouse programme. The goals of the Northern Powerhouse are a natural fit with Cutting Edge, advocating innovation, investing in apprentices and creating exciting job opportunities in the North. We truly believe in the value and power of investing in people and creating long-lasting and mutually beneficial partnerships. By working in collaboration with the Northern Powerhouse we aim to develop the talent within Cutting Edge and build new relationships that will allow us to champion business in the North and further improve our world-class services in the UK and Ireland’s food industry.”

Cutting Edge’s partnership with the Northern Powerhouse programme represents the latest in a series of exciting new collaborations for the company and promises to be a long-lasting and positive relationship.

Minister for the Northern Powerhouse, the Rt Hon Jake Berry MP said:
“The North has long been at the forefront of science and innovation so it’s great to see Cutting Edge become the latest members of our expanding network of partners, especially as they begin working with experts in the automation and robotics industry.

“I look forward to the continued contribution of Cutting Edge as they boost the local economy by creating jobs, improving people’s skills through apprenticeships and training and helping fulfil our ambition to ensure the Northern Powerhouse reaches its full potential.”