Best Factory Awards

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The Best Factory Awards 2017

Entry for the Awards is Now Open!

Are you currently running the UK's next Best Factory? Be recognised as a High Performing Factory.

Are you currently running the UK's Best Factory? Find out, when you enter Cranfield School of Management's Best Factory Awards 2017. The most prestigous and longest running event of its type in the UK.

At Cranfield, we have been flying the flag for UK Manufacturing for over 25 years. We celebrate, promote and reward manufacturing excellence.

With may awards to win, this celebration is open to any UK based plant (large or small).

Over 3000 manufacturing plants have taken part in our awards, and it's the coveted UK manufacturing Awards to win. It's a learning exercise where you can gain deeper insight into your business, energised and facilitated by an exclusive Benchmarking Report and a potential visit by leading professors from one of the top business schools in the world at one of the top engineering universities in the world!

Every plant that enters is provided with a FREE BENCHMARK REPORT. This allows you in complete confidentiality, to benchmark your performance against the highest standards in your industry sector.

The judges are three senior manufacturing professors, industry renowned and with wide range of manufacturing experience, who go into each shortlisted plant and assess its operational and business models.

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Best Factory Awards 2016

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BFA Winners 2016

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BFA Winners 2015

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BFA Winners 2014

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Why we entered the Best Factory Awards - Terry Carmichael

Winning the Best Factory of the Year - David Coatsworth

The Benefits of Winning - David Coatsworth

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