SureScreen Diagnostics is to create up to 1,000 jobs after agreeing to purchase a new manufacturing centre near the M1.
The Derby-based company is planning a phased increase of its workforce up to 1,300 after moving into the new site at Sherwood Business Park, near junction 27.
The expansion follows an order for tens of millions of antigen tests for Covid-19 from the UK government.
SureScreen's antibody and antigen tests have been exported to 53 countries and dependencies.
Orders for the tests prompted an increase in people from 60 to more than 300 over the course of a year, with the company expecting this to
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