Case studies

Based in Dumfries, BDS was founded in 1995 by the incumbent management team. They aggregate, curate and deliver metadata relating to print and e-books, audiobooks, film, music and video games.

Rodgers Community Care is a family run independent care provider. Established in 2003 and taken over by the founders’ sons in 2012, the business primarily operates from Lisburn and Belfast.

Trading for over 30 years, Plum Products is one of the UK’s top suppliers of children’s outdoor play equipment. As an international business they supply to over 40 countries worldwide with a presence in Australia and Hong Kong.

Based in South Wales, JR Gilbert Engineering is a precision engineering company specialising in gear cutting, large surface grinding and precision CNC machining.

Established in 2008, The Shore Group is a temporary labour hire business supplying workers in the rail, aviation, mechanical, electrical, construction, retail and telecoms sectors.

Cambridgeshire based Rose Produce is an importer, exporter and distributor of fresh produce, including a variety of both staple and exotic fruits, salads and vegetables from across the UK and Europe.

Created in 2008 by owner Kelly Hooper, The Barn is a destination beauty salon offering a combination of a salon and spa in the countryside.

Distinction Group is one of the largest family run contract furniture manufacturers in the UK. They have been fitting out 4 and 5 star hotels, offices and residential developments nationally and internationally for over 30 years.

Wood & Wood International Signs Limited specialise in the design, manufacture and installation of signage to leading UK brands, across a variety of sectors and industries, both on a ‘one off’ basis and on-going contracts.

Coventry-based Dunlop Systems and Components is a high profile, international business established in 1890. They design and manufacture advanced electronic control systems and air suspension components, specialising in supplying top quality products and systems to the automotive and ancillary industries.

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