Case Studies

Hooton Engineering reach new heights after support from Business Lincolnshire

Posted in Growing Your Business by Social Change on 2018-01-10 00:00

Check out their story and how Business Lincolnshire were able to help them develop and expand their supply chains.

Boston Bowl expand entertainment centre after support from Business Lincolnshire

Posted in Growing Your Business by Social Change on 2017-12-20 00:00

Take a look at how Business Lincolnshire were able to help them access the right funding.

Local business MicroCapture receive support from Business Lincolnshire

Posted in Growing Your Business by Social Change on 2017-12-20 00:00

Check out their story and see how Business Lincolnshire have contributed.

Case Study for Innovation Programme - Psychagogia

Posted in Innovation by Social Change on 2017-12-12 00:00

Psychagogia are a tour organiser who provide specialised holidays combined with therapy for people on the autism spectrum and their families. Through the Innovation Programme they received grant funding and worked with an academic from the School of Psychology to develop an innovative, autism specific, person-centred model for planning and delivering inspirational Sensory Integration Holidays in popular destinations.  

Grants4Growth - Car body repair business receives a substantial grant for new equipment

Posted in Provider Case Studies by Social Change on 2017-11-27 00:00

A.S. Whitaker & Sons, a specialist bodywork repair company, recently received a grant towards new spraying equipment and cleaning rooms in order to diversify their business services.

Grants4Growth - Local prototype company receives funding for new automated machinery

Posted in Provider Case Studies by Social Change on 2017-11-27 00:00

Bernard Holmes Precision Ltd, a specialist CNC machining and prototype company, recently received a grant towards automated machinery to improve its efficiency.

Local business Amber Care receive support from Business Lincolnshire

Posted in Growing Your Business by Social Change on 2017-08-16 00:00

Check out their story and how Business Lincolnshire were able to help them access the right support.

Beauty Boulevard share their Dragon's Den experience with a little help from Business Lincolnshire

Posted in Growing Your Business by Social Change on 2017-08-08 00:00

Beauty Boulevard, a local business specialising in hair and beauty, was set up by Rachel De Caux and Paula Short in 2013, due to an incredibly positive response from their original creation, Glitter Lips. They began selling their product on 6th December 2013 and by 31st December of the same year sales reached an average of one per hour with no prior marketing investment. With both ladies having a strong background in hair and beauty and raring to take the business world by storm, they shared a common aim in both their business and ethical beliefs, which helped to form their successful business partnership. Here they share their story and how Business Lincolnshire have contributed.

Apprenticeship Case Study

Posted in Apprenticeship by Social Change on 2017-03-03 00:00

Chloe was successfully appointed at CoLC as an apprentice in July 2014. Chloe had already completed A Levels and decided that the university route was not for her. The idea of an apprenticeship in order to gain vocational business experience and relevant qualifications very much appealed to her. Initially Chloe was based within the Support Services team in DDES and within six months gained the position of Regeneration Officer on a temporary contract supporting the Western Growth Corridor and Transport Hub projects. Chloe has gathered a range of high praise from CX, Assistant Directors and Service Managers for her exceptional attitude in...

Growth Hub Advice helps Grantham nursery with expansion plans

Posted in Growing Your Business by on 2016-04-04 00:00

Growth Hub helps Grantham nursery with expansion plans A family-run nursery is poised to provide additional places for local children, thanks to a helping hand from the Business Lincolnshire Growth Hub. The Beacon Lane Day Nursery in Grantham takes children from 3 months to 5 years old, and currently has 55 places. Now, thanks to support from Growth Hub Adviser Noreen Read, they have exciting plans for an additional 18-place nursery classroom with toilets, store and office.