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Case Studies

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

Taylor Wholesale

Confectionery wholesaler’s offering sweetened with revamped online platforms

A specialist wholesale company has overhauled its digital offering and enhanced its online presence by over 275%, after receiving support from Business Gateway and DigitalBoost, Scotland’s national digital upskilling programme.

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Iona jewellery business set to expand into international markets

A Scottish jewellery business is set to expand into international markets after receiving support and signposting to funding from Business Gateway.

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Fitness studio gets up and running

A fitness studio has launched in Oban after the business owners received advice and support from Business Gateway.

Wild Harris

Outer Hebrides business creates a splash

An independent business, offering a range of bespoke year-round guided outdoor activities on the Isle of Harris, has expanded their offering after working with Business Gateway.

Astar media

New Gaelic language business launches following support

A new business specialising in Gaelic project services, based out of the Isle of Lewis, has launched after receiving support from Business Gateway.

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Argyll & Bute coffee roasting business expands its offering

A speciality coffee business in Argyll & Bute has opened a new coffee unit in the area and continues to grow, after receiving support from Business Gateway.

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Beekeeping school creates a buzz

A beekeeping school has successfully launched and improved its search engine optimisation (SEO) ranking after the owner received support, advice, and signposting to funding from Business Gateway and DigitalBoost, Scotland’s national digital upskilling programme.

Keith Morrison Wee Studio

Isle of Lewis music studio makes a bang

An independent music studio on the Isle of Lewis has successfully increased its offering after purchasing new musical equipment following support and advice from Business Gateway.

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Scottish kombucha business brews up success

A North East brewing business specialising in hop-infused kombucha, the sparkling tea-based soft drink, increases sales targets threefold with support from Business Gateway.

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Digital marketing firm achieves Net Zero status

A specialist digital marketing firm has achieved Net Zero status after the Founder and Managing Director received advice, support, and signposting to funding worth over £14,000 from Business Gateway and DigitalBoost.