Author Archives: Matthew Halliwell

The Young Inventor Project

May started with the launch of the Young Inventors project by the Made In Yorkshire group and sponsored by recruitment specialist Michael Page. As I am a big believer that we need to do what we can to encourage those at a young age to follow a path into engineering and manufacturing careers, I was honoured to […]

Yorkshire Profiles Launches Cryptocurrency YorKoin…

Always wanting to be ahead with technology and innovation, we are launching our own Cryptocurrency! We’ve been watching the development of the block-chain and monitoring its uses for some time. We feel that now the time is right to push our own Yorkshire based currency, especially with the conversations surrounding independence of the region. We’ve […]

Living Wage Accreditation

YORKSHIRE PROFILES LTD CELEBRATES LIVING WAGE COMMITMENT The Living Wage Foundation is pleased to announce that Yorkshire Profiles Ltd, has today accredited as a Living Wage Employer. Their Living Wage commitment will see everyone working at Yorkshire Profiles Ltd, regardless of whether they are direct employees or third-party contracted staff; receive a minimum hourly wage […]

R.I.P Martin Halliwell 1959 – 2017

It is with the deepest of sadness that we announce the death of the “Founding Father” and Managing Director of Yorkshire Profiles Ltd. Martin died peacefully at home, surrounded by those he loved at the age of 58. The company will continue to be run by me, his son, and we will continue to follow […]

Forming Capacity Increases…

We have had a very busy summer and have needed more folding capacity… So we bought some! A sudden and very large scale demand for our services over the summer months quickly highlighted the biggest bottleneck in production being at our folding facilities. As the Directors are confident that this demand will continue the only […]

#FASTERFUSION – Amazing Advancements

It’s extremely rare for us to discuss our clients projects in a public setting, and we were very pleased to gain permission to write about our involvement with an incredible achievement. We recently provided parts for a company called “Tokamak Energy”, and whilst understanding the goal of their company, we were not aware of just […]

Member of “Made In Yorkshire”

We are proud to announce that we have not only joined “Made In Yorkshire” but that one of our Directors has become a Council Member! Made In Yorkshire is a privately run peer group of MD’s and CEO’s from manufacturing and engineering companies across Yorkshire. Although the group is still in its infancy, it is […]

LaserFlair shares passion for #ukmfg

It’s always amazing to hear from other companies who share a passion similar to our own, and in this case it is both UK manufacturing and laser processing! All the way from Fife, we have been pleased to discover this gem of a laser engraving and laser cutting company (with a very different setup to […]

Faster Response Times….

Following a review of the feedback from our 2016 Customer Satisfaction Survey, we have found the biggest issue raised was surrounding our response times and disruption to services during absences and holidays. Action has been taken and we are now pleased to offer an improved service in this area. We have moved our offices around to create […]

Employee Benefits At Yorkshire Profiles

At Yorkshire Profiles we don’t believe that a job is just a job. You need to be happy where you work as you are inevitably going to spend a significant portion of your life there. That’s why we offer all employees a range of benefits for being part of the company. From the small benefits […]