Funding Brings Agri-Machinery Business into New Pastures

Funding Brings Agri-Machinery Business into New Pastures

Devon based Agri Market Insight & Access Ltd (AMIA) receives £100,000 in funding via SWIG Finance. The loan, which was backed by Triodos bank, will be used to support growth plans including the creation of two new jobs and the amalgamation of various smaller...

Climbing Centre’s Ascent to Success

Climbing Centre’s Ascent to Success

The Tide Climbing Centre in Wadebridge is one of the latest businesses to benefit from Start Up funding accessed via SWIG Finance. The £20k loan, provided by The Start Up Loans Company, will be used to help the business overcome an issue that arose from a downturn in...

Do Your Market Research

Do Your Market Research

Whether you are just starting out, or already an established business, market research is a vital activity that will help you gain competitive advantage, drive profit growth and position your products.  In this article, SWIG Business Manager for Cornwall and the Isles...

YE Digitial Programmes 2020-21

YE Digitial Programmes 2020-21

Young Enterprise is looking for volunteer business mentors keen to support schools remotely with its new suite of digital YE employability programmes. Commitment could be as little as supporting a one-off 30-minute employer engagement session via Zoom or Microsoft...

Partnership Aims to Boost Aspirations

Partnership Aims to Boost Aspirations

City College Plymouth and All Saints Academy Plymouth are delighted to announce their new partnership which has been formed to further raise the aspirations of the City’s teenagers. Pupils who attend All Saints Academy will receive an enhanced programme of careers and...

Pet Furniture Business Gets Tails Wagging

Pet Furniture Business Gets Tails Wagging

A Plymouth-based pet furniture manufacturer, Plymouth Paws Furniture, has become the latest start-up venture to receive funding through SWIG Finance.  The small Start Up Loan, accessed via The Start Up Loans Company, will be used to purchase machinery that will speed...