A BUSINESS partnership made in Yorkshire is helping to create new products and jobs.
Kiravans, a campervan conversion specialist, was introduced to Sheffield-based PCT
Metalmex in a bid to find a domestic manufacturing service for its bench seat swivel base that allows seats to rotate from front to back. The Otley-based company had developed and certified a design, but its overseas manufacturer was unable to support production volume or manage sub-assembly processes. The Manufacturing Advisory Service (MAS) brought the two companies together as part of its supplier matching service. James Terry, managing Director of PCT Metalmex, said: “The relationship has grown significantly since that first meeting. We are now into our second year of production for the swivel base which is proving very popular with the campervan