Case Studies

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

Stevenswood Md Ron Hepburn Crop

New factory is a game-changer

Securing a large grant enabled Stevenswood, based in Livingston, to set its expansion plans in motion.

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One-of-a-kind destination

The owners of the now independent Barony Castle have ambitious plans to build on its existing reputation and environmental credentials.

Clydeleather Crop

Tannery invests for growth

Innovation and investment have helped family-run business Clyde Leather to survive and thrive for three generations and counting.

Kyloe Crop

USA beckons for software company

Already a market leader in the UK, Kyloe Partners aims to build a presence in the USA as part of its long-term plans.

Moray Amanda And Keith Grant Beankind Crop

Success is brewing for roastery

Beankind’s owners found it hugely helpful to talk to people in the know when setting up the coffee roastery.

Laura Sticky Heelz

Foot care firm breaks into USA

Having won over Boots and Superdrug, the founder of Sticky Heelz set her sights on breaking into the American market.

Bg 25X4 Midlothian Midlothian Advertiser Whisky Frames Kristen And Ross Hunter Crop

A picture of success

Intellectual property expertise and innovation support put Whisky Frames on course to quadruple its turnover in 2018.

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Café dream comes true

One-to-one advice has enabled the owners of Tea at 63 in Tillicoultry to make a success of their dream to run a café.

Veriette Louise Clifford Crop

Drawing on expert advice

When talented illustrator Louise Clifford had designs on setting up in business for herself, she drew on our expert advice.