Case Studies

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

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Business loan helps Borders hotel shift up a gear

The iconic Glentress Hotel has been given a new lease of life thanks to owners Murray and Alexandra.

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Rising businesswoman marks series of major milestones for Borders-based firm

A Scottish firm at the leading edge of thermal image analysis software has been selected by Microsoft to showcase its business at a major world-class innovation show.

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.

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Investment allows pet food company to take the lead

A food manufacturing expert who bought over a well-established dog food business is confident of securing £8m of sales over the next three years after significantly investing in the company.

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Biotech firm unlocks value in food waste

Edinburgh biotech business IntelliDigest aims to help hotels and restaurants unlock the value in their food waste.

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New office provides room to grow

Having cemented its reputation for service, Raeburn Construction continues to thrive and had to move into a bigger space in 2018.

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Family firm gets a digital boost

Falkirk-based FBS Plumbing Solutions drew on our connections to access the digital skills needed to boost its online presence.

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Supermarket deal is a prize catch

Shetland salted cod producer Thule Ventus is set to grow thanks to a Whole Foods Market deal and investment in new machinery.

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Borders gin distillery in high spirits following export success

Dalton-based Oro Gin, co-founded by Ray Clynick, has certainly been a family affair.