Our track record

We’ve delivered award-winning environmental business support to thousands of companies since 2001. But don’t take our word for it – hearing from the companies themselves is always best.

Take your pick of our short three minute films below, or choose from over 50 other companies giving their own Green Growth stories.
 

We’ve delivered award-winning environmental business support to hundreds of companies. But don’t take our word for it – hearing from the companies themselves is always best.

Video Case Studies

Manchester Rusk Company Ltd

  • Food and Drink sector
  • Based in Manchester
  • Improved packaging / energy efficiency
  • £293k annual cost savings
  • 71 tonnes of CO2e savings per year

Apeks Marine Equipment Ltd

  • Manufacturing sector
  • Improved product design / energy efficiency
  • £25k annual cost savings
  • 64 tonnes of CO2e savings per year

Mölnlycke Health Care

  • Textiles sector
  • Improved energy / material efficiency
  • £172k annual cost savings
  • 429 tonnes of CO2e savings per year

Pincroft Dyeing and Printing

  • Textiles sector
  • Improved water/ material/ energy efficiency
  • £75k annual cost savings
  • 300 tonnes of CO2e savings per year

Growing the LCEGS Sector

  • Increasing resource efficiency
  • Driving private investment in the sector
  • Increasing environmental resilience
  • Stimulating demand for low carbon products

Fine Decor Wallcoverings

  • Textiles sector
  • Improved energy / water / material efficiency
  • £117k annual cost savings
  • 600 tonnes of CO2e savings per year

Cedar Manor Hotel

  • Hospitality sector
  • Improved energy / water efficiency
  • £8k annual cost savings
  • 51 tonnes of CO2e savings per year

More Customer Stories

Axiom Displays, Oldham - SME (Manufacturing)

An Oldham designer and manufacturer of retail displays has opened doors to new business by sourcing all the timber it uses from sustainably managed forests. 

Plastube Ltd, Tameside - SME (Manufacturing)

A producer of electrical cable management products in Tameside has overcame a significant cooling issue thanks to energy efficiency funding from Greater Manchester’s GC Business Growth Hub.  

Freeflush Rainwater Harvesting, Trafford - SME (Environmental Technologies)

Freeflush in Trafford has been working with Greater Manchester’s GC Business Growth Hub to take its turnover to six figures and develop new water saving products for businesses.  

BD2, Wigan - SME (Creative & Digital)

A digital agency in Wigan has installed ultra-efficient heating and lighting systems in its office with the support of local energy efficiency experts and grant funding.

Newhey Carpets, Rochdale - SME (Manufacturing)

With the help of local grant funding, Newhey Carpets Ltd in Rochdale has slashed its building overheads by upgrading old heating and lighting systems to modern, efficient alternatives.  

Matchstick Men, Wigan - SME (Environmental Technologies)

A product sourcing firm in Wigan will potentially save more than £30,000 by replacing a transformer and teaming up with a nearby Manchester company for a full LED lighting upgrade.

 

Mister Blister, Salford - SME (Waste & Recycling)

A plastic packaging producer in Salford is reaping the rewards of switching to a new type of plastic and installing an innovative recycling system that turns production waste into new product.

 

Cool Tech Air Conditioning, Bolton - SME (Environmental Technologies)

Cool Tech Air Conditioning in Bolton has refined its business and marketing strategy following support from Greater Manchester’s Business Growth Hub, with sustainability now a key part of its offering.