COAST TO CAPITAL LEP
TOP 5 VISIBLE SCALEUPS BY EMPLOYEE GROWTH
Provides food and beverages to businesses in the travel industry, including airlines, train operators, and ferries.
Operates a number of companies within the telecommunications, IT maintenance and internet network provision industries, specialising in providing services and infrastructure for small, medium and large businesses.
GLOBAL FREIGHT SOLUTIONS
Provides enterprise carrier management software and services to retail and B2B shippers.
Operates a construction company, specialising in the building and refurbishing of schools, residential development, office refurbishment and housing maintenance.
Operates a number brands that have gift and gadget stores throughout the UK including MenKind, RED5, and Gadget Grotto. Their subsidiary, The Source, supplies wholesale gifts and gadgets to international markets.
TOP 5 VISIBLE SCALEUPS BY TURNOVER GROWTH
Operates a property construction company, specialising in building residential houses and apartments.
Designs and manufactures surveillance products and other security equipment for military applications.
Provides consumers with car insurance, which can be purchased on their website or through a number of comparison sites.
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Provides consultancy services designed to simplify how companies manage their MasterCard payment card programmes.
LOCAL LEP SCALEUP PROGRAMMES
Coast to Capital LEP has taken a strongly targeted approach to scaleup businesses. Using a range
of databases to identify scaleup and growth businesses, as well as sharing information with the Growth Hub team, enables Coast to Capital LEP to proactively engage with identified businesses ready to scale.
Key sectors Coast to Capital are currently focused on include manufacturing, construction, retail and wholesale, and real estate.
Recently introduced business advisers, focus on working with scaleup businesses, providing in-depth mentoring and analysis.
Coast to Capital help directly with raising finance and international trade opportunities. Scaleups are introduced to funding options such as the Growing Places Fund for high jobs growth and an Expansion Loan Scheme.