Vision (SME) Limited is a consulting company that provides specific advice on factory relocation, with a website of that name. Any operator that is thinking of relocating can go to them for advice on:
- “Negotiations with Landlords
- Specialist advice on factory layout
- Specialist advice on lean manufacturing
- Sourcing best value local trades
- Sourcing the right plant and machinery removal firm
- Negotiating best value quotations on your behalf
- Interfacing with utility suppliers
- Planning the move schedule
- Scheduling new works and exit dilapidations
- Overseeing contractor activities.
- Managing marketing and customer communications
- Sourcing printers, telecoms support, IT support and web designers”
This illustrates that relocation is likely to be the most complex project ever undertaken by any firm.