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Visitor registration opens for the Manufacturing Management Show 2017

The Manufacturing Management Show (MMS) is returning for its second year and is now open for visitor registration.

This free two-day event takes place on 22-23 November at the Ricoh Arena, Coventry and will combine a keynote conference programme with practical workshops and an exhibition featuring market leading suppliers. Having listened to exhibitor and ...
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