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A city of opportunity

Welcome to Salford, a prime business destination located at the heart of Greater Manchester in the north west of England.

Over 9,000 businesses employing 120,500 people are already located here. And of course Salford is home to one of the UK's most exciting developments: MediaCityUK, home of the BBC, ITV and numerous independent creative, digital and media businesses.

Salford not only has this growing creative, digital and new media sector, it has a strong financial and professional sector as well as a steady manufacturing base. 


Salford continues its transformation with key developments including the AJ Bell Stadium, which means Salford is also set to become a sporting destination of distinction.

Don't just take our word for it, let Salford businesses tell you what it's really like doing business in this dynamic city. Search through this website to find out more about Salford's thriving economy, and find out what business support is available to help your business thrive and prosper.



University of Salford - Mid Size Business Leadership Study

University of Salford are looking for Business Directors to share valuable insights into the practices, priorities and capabilities of your business.

The survey takes less than 10 minutes to complete and will be used to determine what directors of businesses with a turnover of £10-£500 million both want and need.

click here to take part in the survey

Or if you would like to know more about the study - click here



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