Accessing New Business

In order to help you grow your business, we have compiled a range of resources that can support you in accessing new business through exporting, procurement supply chains, meeting potential buyers and improving your online presence.

See the latest available support for accessing new business

Business Support Schemes

  • Doing Business with Government: Guide for SMEs

    The Crown Commercial Service provides support for small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) that are bidding for public sector contracts. The government has made changes to help SMEs bid for public sector contracts. These include requiring the entire public sector supply cha[...]

  • Knowing Your Market

    The City Business Library subscribes to a range of specialist reports and statistics on goods and services markets in the UK and internationally. Start ups and business owners can use these resources free of charge. The library also provides database training sessions. [...]

  • Sell Online

    The Department for International Trade (DIT) has set up agreements with global e-marketplaces to help UK firms sell through these e-commerce platforms. In addition, DIT has negotiated special rates for DIT clients to list their products on some of the e-commerce platforms. [...]

  • Directory of Export Opportunities

    Exporting is GREAT runs in partnership with a range of companies and organisations that can help businesses to grow internationally. It provides an online directory of current exporting opportunities, which is searchable by sector, market, contract value and opportunity type[...]

  • Upcoming Events

  • Export Training: Rules of Origin, Customs Procedures and Documentation

    This one-day course is split into two sessions. In the morning, attendees will learn about the procedures required to deal with customs import and the implications of duty relief schemes to ensure that businesses trading globally can work efficiently and economically. The afternoon session explores ...

  • Fabulous Women & Marvellous Men – Sutton meeting

    Come along to this month's meeting to network with like-minded business owners and make new connections. Attendees will each have the chance to make a pitch for business in our 60 second round....

  • The Today Club

    The Today Club is a fortnightly networking event for small business owners in Croydon and Sutton. It is open to everyone who runs their own business and is looking to be proactive and work with others to get results. Attendees will each have one minute to introduce themselves, their business and ...

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Grub Club

Posted by London Growth Hub on September 28th @ 1:48 pm

We last met Grub Club when they featured in the Growth Hub success story videos in 2015. At that point, they were based in a co-working space in King’s Cross, and had recently run a successful crowdfunding campaign. We revisited them over a year later at their new office in the Collective Temperance Hospital to […]

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