Here’s what’s happening with Business Gateway in Scottish regions and right across the country. 


Record numbers seek information from Business Gateway

 The number people visiting Business Gateway’s website reached its highest ever level in 2015/16. 

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Number of people contacting Business Gateway for the first time hits record level

The number of people contacting Business Gateway, the national business advice service, for the first time has reached its highest level since management of the service was passed to Scotland’s local authorities in 2008.


£100K Awarded to innovative start-up Lobster Pod Ltd at ScotEDGE Awards

Wednesday 10th December 2014, Dalgety Bay start-up Lobster Pod Ltd was given a huge financial boost last night, winning £100,000 at the ScotEdge awards. The awards are given to the new Scottish businesses which were best able to demonstrate their ability to grow and bring valuable turnover and jobs into the Scottish economy. Lobster Pod Ltd is an innovative live shellfish transportation system.


Scotland's family businesses celebrated at awards night

Scotland’s family business community was celebrating last night at The Herald’s Family Business Awards, in association with Business Gateway.