The Factory Controller
Transforming Manufacturing Businesses

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Hereford Furniture
Lord Digby Jones has risen from his parents' corner shop in Birmingham to the House of Lords by way of some of Britain's most high profile manufacturing companies. In this…
Hawick Knitwear
Lord Digby Jones meets with Hawick Knitwear's Benny Hartop and Arthur Rennie to help them form a plan to compete in the global market. Hawick, Scotland is known for quality…
Ebac Dehumidifiers
In this film, British business expert Lord Digby Jones helps water cooler and dehumidifier manufacturer Ebac expand into the domestic appliance sector. The family business has bought the Norfrost chest…

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