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8 July

365 great things about Staffordshire - the home of Britain's billion pound start-ups

A place where innovation, creativity and enterprise drives business growth and attracts international brands.

That same entrepreneurial spirit that once created world-beaters like Spode, Wedgwood and Bass is alive and well here today. Some of Britain’s greatest success stories, like JCB and bet365, have all grown from garage start-ups into billion pound success stories.

The same location benefits that attracted Michelin in 1926 are once again bringing international businesses to Staffordshire. Jaguar Land Rover, Amazon and Molson-Coors are just some of the names investing millions of pounds and creating thousands of jobs here.

Find out more on the  make it stoke staffs website


 

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