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ScaleUp Week 2021: 10 South West ScaleUps to watch

We highlight 10 rising stars in the vibrant South West Scale-up firmament that are growing rapidly with support from Innovate UK EDGE and DIT.
James Cortis
James Cortis
Business West
Posted on: 19.05.21
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How to develop an effective export pricing strategy

The new series of the Export Academy has launched with one of the sessions focusing on the importance of developing a pricing strategy.
Posted on: 17.05.21
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Tetbury company helps US consumers connect with wildlife

To mark Mental Health Awareness week, we spoke to Vanessa McDonald, Sales Manager for Wildlife World about the company's export growth during the pandemic as consumers turned to nature for its...
Posted on: 11.05.21
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What are the benefits and barriers to export?

The Export Academy has now launched, designed to support your business to export successfully. One of the sessions focuses on the benefits and barriers to export. So, what are they?
Posted on: 10.05.21
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Gourmet snack company keeps Singaporeans satisfied

A gourmet snack manufacturer based in Glastonbury has increased its exports to Singapore by 70% from 2018 – 2021. To mark National Vegetarian Week, we spoke to Mark Taylor, Managing Director of...
Posted on: 10.05.21
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Ten steps to successful export

Research from the The Confederation of British Industry (CBI) found businesses are 11% more likely to survive if they export. So, what are some of the steps businesses should take to expand...
Posted on: 07.05.21
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Business West members and clients among Queen’s Award for Enterprise winners 2021

The winners of the Queen's Award for Enterprise were announced this week, with a number of Business West clients claiming success.
Posted on: 30.04.21
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Business West welcomes ratification of UK-EU TCA but says more work must be done

As the UK and EU ratify the post-Brexit trade deal, Catherine Stephens, Head of International Trade Services at Business West offers her thoughts and explains how Business West can support firms.
Posted on: 29.04.21
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Top tips for working remotely as an exporting business post-COVID

Remote working for many companies looks like it could be here to stay. How can you make the most of it as an export business?
Posted on: 08.04.21
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