City Forums & Lobbying CityCo and Manchester BID represent our business networks at a range of city meetings and forums. As constant corporate champions, we have an influential role in lobbying local authorities authorities, transport organisations and...
Manchester BID levy payers are in good company.
Business members include 400+ leading retail and restaurants brands including:
All Bar One, All Saints, Ann Summers, Apple, Aldi, Argos, Barclays, Barburrito, Belstaff, Betfred, Boodles, Boots, Bravissimo, Castle Fine Art, Clarks, COS, Diesel, Dr Martens, EE, El Gato Negro, Ernest Jones, Fatface, Five Guys, Foot Asylum, Flight Club, Framed Opticians, Fred Perry, French Connection, GAP, Grand Pacific, Greggs, Hancocks, Habas, Harvey Nichols, HMV, H&M, Hobbs, Holland & Barrett, House of Fraser, HSBC, Hugo Boss, Jones & Co, KALA, Kuoni, Lego, Lush, Lloyds, Levi’s, McDonalds, Mappin & Webb, Metro Bank, Miller & Carter, Molton Brown, Monki, Morphe, Nationwide, NEXT, New Look, Office, Patagonia, Primark, Pizza Express, Pot Kettle Black, Poundland, Pret, Primark, Pure Gym, River Island, Rosso, Sainburys, Sandinista, Santander, Schuh, Scribbler, Selfridges, Size, Slaters, Spar, Starbucks, SuperDry, Tast, Ted Baker, Tesco, TGI Friday, TopShop, The Entertainer, The Whisky Shop, The White Company, Trailfinders, TSB, Trevor Sorbie, Vidal Sassoon, Vision Express, Uniqlo, Waterstones, Watches of Switzerland, Whittwards, White Stuff, Wilko – and more.
The BID spans the central retail areas of Market Street, New Cathedral Street, Manchester Arndale, Exchange Square, Barton Arcade, Royal Exchange Arcade, St Ann’s Square, King Street and Deansgate.
We also work in daily liaison with Manchester City Council, Transport for Greater Manchester, Greater Manchester Police, Greater Manchester Fire Service, Marketing Manchester, Manchester’s homelessness charity network, and other statutory bodies.
Alongside the Business Improvement District network, levy payers benefit from connections and introductions across management company CityCo’s other major business networks:
- CityCo membership network (100+ leading companies across all sectors)
- Business Crime Reduction Partnership (600+ venues using our Day/Night security radio network)
- The PA Network (600 + professional assistants and event bookers)
- Night-Time Economy Network (800+ NTE hospitality venues and operators)