Brooks Factory Visit – April 2013

Upon entering the Brooks England factory, it immediately felt like a ‘family affair’. Only a thin glazed boundary divided the office and factory spaces, creating the cohesive feel between office and factory staff. 

Ten years of iTunes retail

This year’s expo presents a programme of policy led seminars with a list of exciting and prominent speakers from business and design, digital

YouTube at eight

This year’s expo presents a programme of policy led seminars with a list of exciting and prominent speakers from business and design, digital and new media, fashion, retail and lifestyle, lifescience and engineering – the areas where Birmingham excels as a global city of innovation. Last month was the eighth anniversary of the first ever […]

How the AGA Became an Icon

William McGrath, CE, AGA Rangemaster, shares the history of AGA Rangemaster

Brooks England to Exhibit at Birmingham Made Me 2013

Brooks England are a Birmingham based business known and respected for its  beautiful leather handcrafted saddles, and more recently cycle and motorcycle bags and other accessories.

‘Sara’s mark’ textiles at Birmingham Made Me 2013

Sara Page, a textile designer and MD of Sara Page Designs will be joining many other exhibitors at this year’s Birmingham Made Me design expo from 6th to 21st June at Millennium Point.

Student Visit to Aga

Students from Birmingham City University recently visited AGA Rangemaster, one of the exhibitors at this year’s Birmingham Made Me Design Expo. See what Sam Lawson, one of the students has to say about the day at AGA‘s foundry and showroom.  

Birmingham Made Me 2013 Launch Video

Take a look at the Birmingham Made Me Design Expo Launch Video for 2013.

Why our past could allow us to design our future

The Birmingham Post said “Birmingham can become England’s answer to Milan – using its industrial heritage to put it at the centre of the design world – and a major exhibition in the city plans to show how.”

Policy led Seminars and ‘Think’ events

A programme of seminars that will see world-class speakers from right across the piste challenge current thinking and share their vision and experience. Birmingham Made Me Design Expo 2013 aims to challenge and excite through a thought-provoking