07.03.13 Life is sweet in Asia
Andy Jones, Export Manager at Chambers British Confectionery and Fine Foods, shares his experiences of taking traditional British confectionery to Asia and the lessons he’s learnt along the way
06.03.13 Sharpened for success in Singapore
Anne Wilson, managing director of Numill, a precision engineering company based in Sheffield, shares her story of exploring new opportunities in Singapore and her aspirations to grow business through exports to Asia.
A Darlington firm has shown it has the right chemistry for global growth after winning a string of new overseas orders with the help of UK Trade & Investment (UKTI).
25.02.13 Powering ahead in the Philippines
Simon Best, Group Managing Director of STI International, tells the story of how this Hampshire-based contract electronics manufacturer has gained a foothold in Asia and established a manufacturing plant in the Philippines.
A Birmingham-based record label and artists’ management company has been impressing the music industry state-side with support from UK Trade & Investment (UKTI).
When Swiss company Zuhlke came to its next wave of expansion in the UK, UK Trade & Investment helped pave the way to success by informing on new visa regulations for highly qualified software engineers from non-EU countries.
21.02.13 Connecting business
UBM is Asia’s leading exhibition organiser. To ensure it retains this position it has recently set up five new offices: in Indonesia, Malaysia and Philippines and two in Vietnam.
Devon-based Dartington Crystal is expanding its operations following a successful export drive in China and South Korea.
15.02.13 Building business in China
PRP Architects (PRP) was set up in London in 1963, and has since grown to become the sixth largest architectural practice in the UK.
UKTI’s Export Marketing Research Scheme helped the company to enter the US market, with dramatic results