What is LCR4.0 HOLISTIC?
LCR4.0 HOLISTIC is a new European Regional Development Fund initiative, delivering the first city region-wide digital supply chain ecosystem; cross-linking traditional supply chains and clusters to create a city region supply chain network offering greater business resilience, growth opportunities and diversification that will facilitate greater innovation in products and services and a unique proposition for inward investment and export post-COVID & Brexit.
Our team will help your business to overcome industry challenges and barriers by improving visibility with analytical insight to enhance productivity, efficiencies, confidence and drive practical and cost-effective solutions.
Your business can benefit from…
ENHANCED CONNECTIVITY – Cross-linking ambitious and high potential SMEs to forge new links between sectors.
INTENSIVE ASSISTANCE – Providing enhanced & tailored technical & business support to SMEs for implementing digital
BUSINESS GROWTH – Generated through digitally-enabled diversification & new market access
HYBRID EXPERTISE – Pairing technical & engineering support with Management School expertise in one programme
IMPROVED DATA – Offering driven insights through AI and integration for better-informed decision making
FULL CYCLE – From strategy to practical solutions, focussed proof of concept and implementation
Benefits for enhanced digital supply chains:
SOLVING PROBLEMS – We help OEMs & Primes by working with them to help digitise their suppliers and identify opportunities for innovation in supply chains
OVERCOMING BARRIERS – Better access to investment by futureproofing existing supply chains with new digital technologies and innovative thinking
IMPROVING VISIBILITY – We will help you to refine your reliability and improve efficiencies of supply chains with insights through data, AI and technology
DEMONSTRATIONS – we offer practical, actionable and cost-effective solutions
BUILDING RESILIENCE – For improved adaptability and responsiveness throughout the city region economy through technical and supply chain model innovation
Over 3 years, LCR4.0 HOLISTIC will:
- Support 142 SMEs across the Liverpool City Region
- Support 120 new R&D collaborations
- Develop 66 new product innovations
- Help to create 60 new high-value jobs
- Support in the development of 60 new products to market
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