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IM Properties' is developing the Peddimore employment park at Minworth. The site aims to attract leading national and international manufacturing and logistics businesses to create an economic asset that Birmingham can be proud of.

The supply chain will be crucial to the success of Peddimore and we are keen to support the local economy by working with local business and SMEs.

Birmingham is hosting the Commonwealth Games 2022, providing local businesses with a range of opportunities for growth and development. 

From trade to construction, the procurement and supply of materials, goods and services; the event presents a wealth of opportunities with organisations across the region encouraged to bid for tenders and pursue partnership contracts. Click HERE for more details.


Working with key organisations we are currently delivering on a best-in-class employment park at Peddimore, collaborating with a wide range of organisations to maximise positive outcomes for all. To find out more about the development including opportunities to work with us, please visit the project website HERE.

If you're a new or existing enterprise and need to know which marketing resources can help grow your business, we have prepared the following document to help you: Marketing resources

We are a membership-led business-support organisation that works to connect, support and grow local businesses. We are one of the largest Chambers in the country with more than 3,000 members. For more details on our offers please click on the logo or HERE.  

We are one of 39 local enterprise partnerships set up by Government to drive economic development across the country. We work to strengthen local economies and improve skills across the region. We are one of the largest partnerships in the country covering a population of almost 2-million people. For business opportunities click on the logo or HERE.

The Birmingham and Solihull Young Person's Job Fund is a project which supports businesses to create new jobs for people not in education, training or education, with a £3500 incentive. Click HERE to find out more 

HS2 will create thousands of contract opportunities for businesses of all types and sizes. As well as traditional construction, we will have thousands of people working on the project who will all need places to stay, food to eat and many other services and amenities. We want to find out more about what local business communities can do for the project, and work with them wherever we can. To tell us more about what you do, and find out more about how to get involved click on the logo or HERE. A Community and Environment Fund to benefit communities along the HS2 route has also been created. Click HERE for details.

A workshop held at Witton Lodge Community Association informed businesses on how to access procurement opportunities on large scale public projects. Click HERE.

For details and information on available BEST support click HERE