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.

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.

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.

Safety first as Top Gear Consumables become one of the largest suppliers of PPE

With over 16 years of experience in the industry, Top Gear Consumables are now one of the largest suppliers of consumable products across several industries including automotive and care.

Crafter's Companion Sara Davies set up Crafter’s Companion in 2006. The youngest ever Dragon from the BBC’s Dragons Den, Sara Davies’ company supplies a wide range of paper and needlecraft accessories for budding creatives around the world.