Case Studies

Our case studies highlight the ways in which Business Gateway has helped Scottish businesses get started and grow.

Heal Physiotherapy

Going virtual with Business Gateway’s DigitalBoost programme

Following support from Business Gateway, a Tayside-based physiotherapy centre has launched a series of online consultations and classes, delivering up to 60 per week, to navigate the impact of COVID-19.

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Luxury boutique hotel responds to COVID-19

A five-star boutique hotel turned to Business Gateway for direction on how to mitigate the impact of coronavirus during lockdown.

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Studio Vans on road to success

Thanks to expert support, Studio Vans successfully launched during lockdown and has now introduced a waiting list to cope with demand from across the UK.

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Aberdeen drinks firm raises a glass to international expansion

Boozy Events successfully adapted its offering during lockdown to deliver over 1,600 virtual drink experiences to customers across more than 15 countries.

Erik Smyth Ecoanolytes

Dundee-based firm cleans up amid pandemic

Ecoanolytes experienced a 12000% increase in sales due to demand for cleaning products during Covid-19, following support from Business Gateway.


Business Gateway signposts route to funding victory for Aberdeen firm

Dunclyde was awarded a prestigious government grant of £42,197, which will enable its expansion and growth over the next six months.

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Welder kick starts business during lockdown

Thanks to expert business support, Fletcher Fabworks launched during COVID-19 and has attracted a variety of customers during challenging trading conditions.

Seas The Catch

Western Isles shellfish supplier expands into central Scotland during lockdown

A Western Isles shellfish supplier has praised support from Business Gateway for ensuring the firm was in a strong position to adapt to the pandemic.


Innovair triumphs over COVID-19 challenges

An Aberdeenshire company, specialising in the development and operation of robotic systems, is set for growth after securing £135,000 following Business Gateway support.

Tech Mobile

IT supplier keeps Western Isles connected with surge in sales

Tech Mobile has experienced a significant increase in sales amid the coronavirus pandemic after effectively using skills gained through the DigitalBoost programme.