Argyll & Bute

We are here to support businesses based in Argyll and Bute. We offer free and impartial advice to anyone wanting to start up or develop their business.

Isle Of Bute Gin

Gin-credible start for distillery 

A gin distillery has increased sales by working with Business Gateway and is now getting ready to scale up production at larger premises.

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Grant funding results in successful expansion for Argyll financial firm

Argyll Financial Services used Business Gateway’s Local Growth Accelerator Programme.

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Dunoon firm leading the way in sustainable architecture

Architeco received 1-1 adviser support and funding awards.

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Purdie’s of Argyll celebrates strong annual growth figures in 2019

Purdie’s of Argyll looked to Business Gateway for support in expanding their business.

Gingerbread Bakery Case Study

Helensburgh bakery on a roll with launch of third outlet

Business Gateway helped The Ginger Breadman with business planning and providing a range of workshops.

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High hops for Islay brewery following support

Islay Ales approached Business Gateway for support as they embarked on the company’s first rebrand and the development of training workshops for their team.

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Grasshopper Toys leaps forward following Digital Skills

Specialised digital support helped the business its online presence significantly.

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Business Gateway just the tonic for Whitetail Spirits

Isle of Mull gin distillery looks set to grow with help from Business Gateway.

Argyll And Bute Wild Thyme Spirits

Dream move is the perfect tonic

A couple who made their dream move to Colonsay are celebrating the production of the 3000th bottle of their award winning gin.