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Arrowsmith Engineering Ltd take part in the Rail Industry Fit to Supply - Benchmarking Pilot

Arrowsmith are precision engineers who machine fully certified and bonded components in titanium, nimonics, stainless steel, exotic metal and engineering plastics. Supplying a number of blue chip clients, Arrowsmith has the ability to consistently manufacturer and supply quality machined parts on time and right first time.
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Northern Ireland based company Next Level Impact are the latest user of the BenchmarkIndex® service

Winning Moves are delighted to welcome Next Level Impact in Northern Ireland as the latest users of the BenchmarkIndex® service.
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Manufacturing Advisory Service provide BenchmarkIndex®

The West Midlands Manufacturing Service (WMMC) has adopted BenchmarkIndex® (BI) as a key element of a new Manufacturing Advisory Service (MAS) offer. The service will support transformational change in manufacturing businesses to help them achieve significant growth and strategic change.
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Unido SPX South Africa Impact Report

The UNIDO Subcontracting and Partnership Exchange (SPX) is a technical cooperation programme that links domestic enterprises in developing countries to the supply chains of large domestic or international companies. The aim of the UNIDO SPX programme is to develop local SME capacity to meet buyer needs and to identify profitable business opportunities for them. Our benchmarking services are being used to support the development of supply chains in emerging economies.
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'Made in Ireland, The Thousand Benchmark Report’

Enterprise Ireland recently launched a report ‘Made in Ireland 4, The Thousand Benchmark Report’ marking a significant milestone in the use of benchmarking services to support Irish SMEs. 1,000 performance and practice benchmarks have been captured with Irish companies, part of a powerful global activity where benchmark partners across the globe share anonymous data.
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Cyprus Productivity Centre and Winning Moves Ltd sign agreement for Cypriot SMEs

The Cyprus Productivity Centre has signed an agreement with the British firm Winning Moves for the implementation of a programme aimed at measuring the productivity and efficiency of 100 small and medium businesses in Cyprus.
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Invest Northern Ireland business support tools released!

Bespoke versions of Winning Moves Virtual Advisers and Skills Needs Analysis tools are now live on http://www.nibusinessinfo.co.uk/. Entitled Business Diagnostic Report and Leadership and Management Skills Assessment, the self-service tools are designed to support businesses and individuals right across Northern Ireland.
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Training Offer

Winning Moves have been supporting leaders to make step changes in their personal and business performance since 1995. Our unique approach to improving financial performance is focused on the development of adaptive and innovative cultures that achieve success through anoptimum mix of resources, skills and technology.
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Ghana the latest country to become UNIDO benchmarkers!

Ghana is the latest to join the growing list of countries that have been licensed to become benchmarkers through the UNIDO Subcontracting and Partnership Exchange (SPX) Programme. Designed to develop supply relationships between large buyers and small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) in developing economies, the benchmarking tool developed by Winning Moves continues to underpin the service. Working with organisations including Ghana Chamber for Commerce and Industries and the Ministry of Trade and Industry, a team of experienced consultants were trained by Product Manager Mark Modena to start using the service to support local businesses immediately.
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Winning Moves partners with Kuwait based Gulf Lead Consultant to deliver benchmarking services

West Midlands based business Winning Moves is delighted to announce that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Kuwait based Gulf Lead Consultants (GLC). The goal of the partnership is introduce the company’s Benchmark Index business improvement system to Kuwait and the wider Gulf region.
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Benchmark Index set to continue playing a key role in supporting Australian businesses

Enterprise Connect, an Australian Government initiative in the Department of Industry, Innovation, Science, Research and Tertiary Education, provides top class business advice to help businesses right across the country grow and develop.
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Sassda – Unido collaboration bears fruit for South African businesses

Unido's benchmarking and supplier development activities are helping members of the Southern African Stainless Steel Development Association (Sassda) compete successfully against global standards. The attached article outlines how the SPX Benchmarking Service, which uses the Benchmark Index data and methodology, is playing a key role being used alongside Technology Assistance Packages provided by the Department for Science and Technology.
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benchmarkindex® roll out in Africa

Following the success of an in depth pilot project in South Africa, the roll out of Benchmark Index across Africa has now commenced in earnest. Commissioned by the United Nations Industrial Development Organisation (UNIDO), 30 advisers from 5 countries were recently trained in Nairobi. They represented Tanzania, Uganda, Kenya, Ethiopia and Zambia.
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benchmarkindex® selected to fast track the development of Bosnian small and medium sized enterprises

Winning Moves is currently working with the Fraunhofer Institute to develop a benchmarking centre in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Both organisations are delighted to also be collaborating with the renowned local consultancy LESPnet to implement this powerful resource nationally.
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Benchmarking selected to drive up the performance of retailers and enhance staff skills

Winning Moves is partnering with the National Skills Academy for Retail (NSAfR) and the Source in Sheffield on a project aimed at supporting retail businesses in the UK. This important work is being funded by the Learning and Skills Improvement Service.
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Lithuania Enterprise continues licensing benchmarkindex® to improve the competitiveness of local businesses

Lithuania has been through a period of profound change since regaining independence back in 1990. Moving from a planned to a market economy has been a massive challenge, one that the country continues to tackle head on. It has a population of some 3 million people and enjoys a strategically advantageous position for trade in the Baltic region.
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Next stop Beijing province for benchmarkindex®

Winning Moves has recently been selected to work with partner the Fraunhofer Institute to set up a benchmarking centre in Beijing. This is a very exciting development, with the tool set to be taken up in various other provinces in China over the next few years.
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