Case Studies

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

Catherine Fernando IYASU Medical Bags 01 1

Scottish GP launches luxury vegan medical bags for women

A Haddington-based GP and mum of four has launched a collection of luxury medical bags for women following support from Business Gateway.

23rd June 2023

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Former Scottish secondary school teacher builds children’s wellbeing franchise 

A former Modern Studies teacher who experienced anxiety in her own childhood has successfully franchised her own wellbeing business after approaching Business Gateway for guidance.

2nd June 2023

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Business Gateway elevates successful start for internationally sought-after Scottish tattoo artist

A Blantyre tattoo artist who set up her own business last year has already expanded her premises and team after she received support from Business Gateway.

2nd June 2023

Kathryn Mc Nally and Katie Walker Undersky 2

The sky’s the limit for two Ayrshire mums as they launch outdoor play business

Two Ayrshire mums have launched a new business encouraging young families to appreciate the great outdoors, after the pair accessed expert guidance from Business Gateway.

2nd June 2023

Janani Prabhakaran Unbagagged 1

Mobile luggage storage service expands operations to Glasgow

A mobile luggage storage service has successfully expanded its operations to Glasgow after the business owner approached Business Gateway for support.

31st May 2023

Argyll Yacht Rigger

Yacht rigging business accelerates growth after successful launch

A Scottish yacht servicing business in Argyll & Bute is thriving after its owner received advice and signposting to grant funding from Business Gateway.

3rd May 2023

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Seafood business expands its offering

A North Uist seafood business has launched a catering trailer after the business owners approached Business Gateway for support.

2nd May 2023

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Small-batch cocktail business has sights set on further growth

A Scottish drinks business has successfully launched and developed an e-commerce website after the business owner approached Business Gateway for support.

2nd May 2023

Walking Tours in the UK

Scottish walking tour business establishes new routes for growth 

A Glasgow-founded walking tour business has successfully expanded into 13 cities across the UK following expert advice and support from Business Gateway.

28th April 2023