Case studies

Clearspring

Clearspring cooks up global expansion plans with Santander funding

Established in 1993, Clearspring is an independent, family-owned company that sells authentic Japanese and organic fine foods.

Fresh Relevance

Fresh Relevance optimised and ready to target growth

Founded in 2013, Fresh Relevance provides businesses with a versatile personalisation and decision engine, to help them improve online sales conversions, customer value and retention across channels.

Wave Direct

Hot tub company makes waves to reach international waters

Trading since 2017, Wave Direct import leisure products, including hot tubs and jacuzzis, from China which they then sell to the UK and Europe.

Redsquid

Redsquid reels in new acquisition after landing funding

Established in 2006 Redsquid was started by entrepreneurs Sohin Raithatha and Vince Mignacca.

Pedals power ambitious growth for Whyte Bikes

Founded in 1999, Whyte Bikes design and run their sales operation from their UK office in East Sussex, employing 25 people.

Answer Digital puts employees at the heart of business transformation

Based in Leeds and London, Answer Digital Ltd are a provider of digital transformation and software development to the NHS, retail, automotive and financial sectors.

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.

Established over 25 years ago, Planet X manages the design, assembly and sale of bicycles, related parts and accessories. Their products are marketed under the own brand labels of Planet X, On-One and Titus, and are sold internationally from their head office in Rotherham.

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.