This is a place bursting with opportunity and exuding confidence. The cranes, the diggers, the weekly new jobs created here; headlines tell the same story. Stoke-on-Trent and Staffordshire is taking off.
Untapped potential includes a large, skilled and available workforce. New sites are being brought forward. Bold city centre projects are transforming the skyline. There’s an exciting pipeline of new development and investment.
More than £2 billion is being invested over the next five years. International investors are putting their capital in this area with major office, industrial and retail schemes. Plans that will bring more than 31,000 new jobs are under way as part of a vision that will transform our area.
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Stoke-on-Trent and Staffordshire has attracted new investment. In the last few years:
- JCB has announced more than 2,500 jobs with a massive new investment programme
- Jaguar Land Rover is creating more than 1,400 jobs at its new engine plant
- Amazon created more than 1,200 jobs at its new distribution facility
Along with high-growth local success stories like bet365, these commitments show great faith in the future economic success our area. They have huge potential to transform local and regional supply-chains as more businesses share in the opportunities across advanced manufacturing, service, technology and retail sectors.