Case studies

Spaceright

Spaceright Group equipped and ready to explore and expand

Spaceright has been manufacturing education and office products for a century. With a global reach, they supply products to educational wholesalers, commercial dealers, retail operators and export distributors across both the UK and internationally.

The iOutlet makes the right call with management buyout

Established by Matt Green and Liam James in 2012, The iOutlet has developed into a multi-channel retailer of refurbished or pre-owned phones, tablets and laptops.

Based in Edinburgh, Vegware manufactures an extensive range of more than 300 plant-based catering disposables, all designed to be commercially composted with food waste.

M Squared at the cutting edge of innovation and growth

Established by royal charter in 1964, Lancaster University has over 18,000 students and employs in excess of 2,600 staff members.

Based in Dumfries, BDS was founded in 1995 by the incumbent management team. They aggregate, curate and deliver metadata relating to print and e-books, audiobooks, film, music and video games.

Created in 2008 by owner Kelly Hooper, The Barn is a destination beauty salon offering a combination of a salon and spa in the countryside.

Signage specialist pivots business to win government contract

Wood & Wood International Signs Limited specialise in the design, manufacture and installation of signage to leading UK brands, across a variety of sectors and industries, both on a ‘one off’ basis and on-going contracts.

Double acquisition for pension specialist’s growing portfolio

Since 2009 Curtis Banks have continued to grow both organically and via acquisitions. Their specialist teams support clients to select the Self-Invested Personal Pensions (SIPP) of choice.

Smart choices see 15gifts reach new markets

Brighton based 15gifts is a software-as-a-service (SaaS) selling platform, which integrates with a company’s ecommerce website to provide a humanised guided selling experience.

CBILS funding allows Crieff Hydro to push back against pandemic

Crieff Hydro has been under the control of the same family for several generations. Operating seven hotels across Peebles, Glencoe and Crieff in Scotland, they offer a range of accommodation and outdoor activities.