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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...
Zoe Bagnall
Zoe Bagnall
Business West
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?
Zoe Bagnall
Zoe Bagnall
Business West
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...
Zoe Bagnall
Zoe Bagnall
Business West
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...
Zoe Bagnall
Zoe Bagnall
Business West
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.
Zoe Bagnall
Zoe Bagnall
Business West
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.
Zoe Bagnall
Zoe Bagnall
Business West
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?
Zoe Bagnall
Zoe Bagnall
Business West
Posted on: 08.04.21
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Vegan chocolatier prepares for Easter with help from Business West

A vegan chocolate company based in Devon has been supported by Business West to complete customs declarations for international trade.
Zoe Bagnall
Zoe Bagnall
Business West
Posted on: 01.04.21
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Exporter of educational toys for children with autism makes learning accessible globally

To mark World Autism Awareness Week, we spoke to Educational Advantage about its export success in Russia, the US and Germany.
Zoe Bagnall
Zoe Bagnall
Business West
Posted on: 30.03.21
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