Growing Your Business
Growing Your Business
Once your business is well-established and profitable you may want to turn your attention to growth and expansion. If you are not satisfied with maintaining your current operation and want to increase your market share, and of course profits, you’ll need to develop a solid strategy for business growth.
At Worcestershire Business Central we can help you determine whether now is the right time for your business to grow and how you can get where you want to be. Speak to us today on 01905 677 888 for advice, signposting and guidance on growing your business.
How to Grow Your Business
Whether you plan to sell more to existing customers, expand your sales channels or enter new markets, here are just a few of the ways in which you can grow your business:
Increase your workforce
– from recruiting new employees to hiring apprentices and upskilling existing staff, we can guide you to the resources available in Worcestershire to help grow your team
Become Resource Efficient
– with a growing business often comes increased overheads but by using resources efficiently you can actually save money as you grow. Find out how we can help you
Access international markets
– if the marketplace exists for your products or services overseas, then international expansion may be the next logical step. Find out if exporting is right for your business
Expand UK operations
– if you are looking for a central, cost-effective location to expand your business in the UK, Worcestershire may provide everything you are looking for. Find out how we can help you with inward investment.
There are many funding and support programmes available in Worcestershire to help your business grow.
Our Funding Finder can direct you to the opportunities that are most to relevant your business.
Growing Your Business Case Studies
A family-run ice cream company based in Worcestershire has secured a £11,660 grant that will allow it to increase production four fold and take on two new workers. Spot Loggins was founded in 2004 and produces luxury ice cream using organic milk from the 800-acre...
Worcester City Council recently approved funding of £60,000 for business start up and growth grants to help local businesses. The scheme is intended to support businesses which aren’t eligible for funding through the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF)...
SB Print is a family printing business established over 40 years ago and based in Worcestershire. Run by father and son team Barry and Simon Hodgetts, SB Print offers a complete design and print service, including business stationery and full colour brochures, as well...
Financing Business Growth
Depending on your business growth strategy you may require funding. In addition to investing profits back into the business, selling shares to investors or taking out a loan there may be funding opportunities available to you. To find out more about your options please speak to us or visit our pages on Funding Your Business for details on current opportunities.