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.

MICC Group

Mineral Insulated Cable Company ties up export expansion plans with Santander funding

Mineral Insulated Cable Company (MICC) Limited, based in Washington, Tyne and Wear, is one of just ten companies globally to manufacture mineral insulated cables.

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.

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.

It was the right fit for PCE and Santander

Process Control Equipment (PCE) is an independently owned stockist and distributor of manual and actuated valves, and a full range of instrumentation tube, fittings, and accessories, across the UK and Europe.

Funding helps university to keep aiming high

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

Troo listens to their gut to land their first international trade deal

Founded in 2015, owners Helenor and Mike cooked up Troo in their kitchen. Troo produce a range of low sugar and gut healthy granola, porridge and inulin syrup.

Support allows NAS Corporation to spread its wings again

NAS Corporation provides solutions for the aviation industry, including project management to the airline, air freight, cargo and other aircraft operations.

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.

Libra Seafoods Founded in 2002, Libra Seafoods manage the whole end to end process of buying, processing and re-packing seafood for suppliers to the retail food industry.