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Win more work in Sandwell: three steps to take now

We’ve shared three simple steps you can take now to put your Sandwell business in a stronger position to secure contracts with Sandwell Council and other big buyers in our borough.

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BCBF 2021: why we’re proud to have taken part

The fourth annual Black Country Business Festival ended on Friday after an exciting fortnight of online and in-person events. Here’s why Think Sandwell was proud to be a part of it.

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‘Don’t drop your guard’: Sandwell businesses reminded to remain cautious about Covid-19

As we head towards winter, Sandwell Council thanks you – our local business community – for your continuing caution in preventing the spread of coronavirus. The council also sets out safety reminders for the months to come, for everyone who lives and works in our borough. Although most coronavirus restrictions have now ended, businesses still […]

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Sandwell property in high demand as work starts on luxury apartments

An art deco-style building in West Bromwich is being transformed into luxury apartments as the demand for housing in Sandwell grows.

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GMS saddles up for a secure Sandwell future

Security firm GMS Group has moved to brand new Oldbury headquarters, with big plans for the business and doing good in the community.

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The world’s best watering cans #MadeInSandwell

Celebrating the success of a great local partnership that shows what can be achieved when firms team up to work together.

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Upskill your workforce for free

Impact Futures is hosting a virtual webinar to raise awareness of courses available to businesses through the Adult Education Budget (AEB).

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Sandwell door manufacturer secures funds to support future growth

West Bromwich door manufacturer UK Security Doors Ltd (UKSD) has secured a working capital facility to support its plans for future growth through innovation and its commitment to excellence.

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Plans outlined for improved transport network across Sandwell

Plans have been outlined for a £2bn investment to transform the West Midlands’ transport network, including improved bus services and extended Metro routes across Sandwell.

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Workshops for managers: support your staff to stay at work

The Black Country Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust will be running free online workshops to help line managers support their colleagues’ workplace wellbeing.

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