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Empowering Innovation: Women in Innovate Awards offer up to £75k funding

4 Jun 2024

Join the Bolton College & Innovate UK on Microsoft Teams for guidance, inspiration,and top tips for prospective applicants.

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Unleash innovation with dedicated support

30 May 2024

Innovation isn’t just relevant to your business, it’s essential. Whatever their size or industry, businesses that embrace innovation grow at around twice the rate of those that don’t.

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Empowering local growth: Simplifi becomes proud sponsors of Bolton Means Business #2024

16 Feb 2024

We're pleased to announce Simplifi as a sponsor of the Bolton Means Business #2024 taking place on Tuesday 5th March at the Albert Halls and you're invited!

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What clients say

One of the key factors behind Logistics North's success as one of the North's leading developments is Bolton Council's unyielding support. From determining the 800 acre scheme within three months to providing a range of support for the site's occupiers including Aldi, they deliver when it matters to support the town's increasing prosperity and economic growth.

Owen Michaelson

Chief Executive of Harworth Group Plc

Why Bolton?

  • 280,000 people live in Bolton, expected to grow by 20,000 by 2025
  • Bolton University – one of the UK’s fastest growing higher education institutions
  • Bolton generates £4.4 billion economic output per annum


  • £1.5 bn town centre investment in residential, commercial, retail and public realm
  • Logistics North – largest distribution and logistics site in the North West
  • Second highest employee base in Greater Manchester

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