|Locate East Sussex has smashed its performance targets for the three years up to April 2020, supporting 42 companies that have moved into East Sussex and helping a further 66 local companies expand into new premises.|
Attracting over 1,300 enquiries, the team delivered 69 tailored packages, each comprising 12 hours of business support and contributed to the creation of 345 new jobs.
One company supported was Newhaven manufacturer Paul Cox Sculpture. Paul Cox is pictured.
With the help of Locate East Sussex, the company was introduced to LEAN manufacturing techniques, helping it develop a sustainable approach, with improved cash flow and advanced ordering systems.
If you’re looking to adapt, grow or relocate your business, Locate East Sussex’s experienced and dedicated team can help you and at no cost.
For more information visit here locateeastsussex.org.uk.
£45 million help for East Sussex economy
More than £45 million will be injected into the local economy to aid recovery from the impact of Covid-19.
The recently published East Sussex Economy Recovery Plan sets out how investment will be used over the coming years to support businesses hardest hit by the global pandemic.
To read the full plan, published by the Team East Sussex partnership, visit here www.eastsussex.gov.uk/business/eastsussex/selep/tes/eserp.