Colwith Farm Distillery

Find out how they navigated the challenges of diversification with our support - building on over a century of successful potato farming in Cornwall.

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Take a closer look at some of the good things happening in British business

See some of the good things that are happening at; Cavan Bakery, McMenon Engineering, The Manufacturing Technology Centre and the Port of Blyth.

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In collaboration with YouGov, we conducted a bespoke piece of research looking into the priorities and challenges of British SMEs, which tells us:

40% of SMEs

Have plans to diversify

44% of SMEs

Said automation allows their business to be more productive

36% of SMEs

Said they take into account sustainability when choosing a supply chain partner

68% of SMEs

Said a diverse workforce allows businesses to gain different perspectives

Source: YouGov, sample size 1,000 SME senior decision makers, survey dates August 14-21, 2023.


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