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PP Control & Automation is an award-winning provider of strategic outsourcing solutions to many of the most successful and respected machinery builders worldwide.

The PP C&A approach to manufacturing starts with understanding the ‘business pain’ that may be causing blockages to growth for machinery builders and OEMs, through anything from people and space to production lead times and supply chain disruptions. PP C&A alleviate those pains by building relationships, strategies and manufacturing solutions that break down barriers and unlock your growth potential.

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A trusted high performing manufacturer

Through a combination of its extensive engineering and production capabilities, PP C&A design an outsourcing solution that delivers based on a client’s very specific goals, alleviating pain points that are hindering growth. Such a solution could be module or assembly based, part or full machine build – whichever provides the optimum solution.

PP C&A… It’s how you successfully outsource your machine build

The outsourcing strategies devised by PP C&A are helping machine builders and OEMs to maximise manufacturing output, reduce lead times and time to market, mitigate risk, adapt to peaks and troughs in demand, and improve cash flow. The case studies shared here provide evidence based stories of true manufacturing collaboration, benefit, and growth.

Joanna Gould on how a volatile landscape has redefined the buyer role

Buyers are using their experience to navigate an extreme landscape of supply chain volatility whilst also mastering the art of customer service.

Resilience: a book about breaking the cycle of supply chain disruption | Free download

This book details not just the supply chain disruption at play, but also the opportunity to break the cycle and take back control.

The answer to your supply chain disruption could lie just outside the box

There is no magic ticket out of the supply chain mess, but it is a time when businesses with the ability to think outside the box can find opportunities, stand better ground and be better prepared when disruption eventually lifts.

50 vacancies available at MAN Group due to reshoring contracts

The MAN Group is embarking on a major recruitment drive after a string of reshoring wins and new breakthroughs in electrification technology.

The PP+ ecosystem responds at speed to the wishes of KPM

Within weeks, KPM is already reaping the rewards of the PP+ ecosystem of specialist Growth Module Partners.

PP C&A launches ‘resource centre’ for machine builders and technology disruptors

Machinery builders and companies looking to bring new technologies to market are set to benefit from a new resource centre being launched by PP Control & Automation.

Scott’s top 5 continuous improvement moments

Scott Ward can reflects on close to 10 years of involvement in the continuous improvement department and selects five of his personal favourite moments.

Reuters feature | Made in Britain: Broken supply lines drive manufacturing back home

After two years of global supply-chain disruption, and with dark clouds on the horizon, manufacturers around Britain’s second city of Birmingham say they are inundated with orders, helped by new and old domestic clients bringing some production back home.

Young engineers hit the headlines with Design & Make triumph

Three schools from the Black Country and Warwickshire have been crowned as the main winners at one of the biggest independent manufacturing-education events in the UK.

Making outsourcing easy: Q&A with Garry Myatt

Sales Director, Garry Myatt brings experience to the topic of outsourcing and shines a light on PP C&A’s uppermost pledge: Making outsourcing easy.

PP Control & Automation launches PP+ to help bridge ‘valley of death’

One of the UK’s leading strategic manufacturing outsourcing specialists is aiming to help domestic businesses cross the well-publicised ‘valley of death’.

PP stands for People Power

My name is Malcolm Condon and I am proud to be PP’s People Partner. This is my experience as an employee and my involvement in helping to drive mindful leadership and compassion in the workplace.

Disruption or Defence – A Strategic Choice

It’s important to understand the nuances of disruption if you’re to go on making the right strategic choices, and of course, making your mark with your product or innovation.

Sky News appearance with Garry Myatt proposing a positive outlook amidst the latest GDP figures

Sky News visited the facility today, on the morning that it broke the story of a shock contraction of 0.3% for UK economy in April, with a COVID crisis anomaly accountable for the downward trend.

UK Manufacturing Outlook 2022 feature | Supply: The universal problem

PP Control & Automation CEO, Tony Hague has contributed the the UK Manufacturing Outlook 2022 with his Supply: The universal problem feature.

Award winning facility

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Making outsourcing easy

We believe in meeting you, listening and understanding your needs first and foremost. If you are considering outsourcing for the first time or you wish to review your current outsourcing strategies, we would welcome the opportunity for discussion.


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