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    Centrally located in the UK, Charnwood is exceptionally well connected

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    No other local authority area in the Midlands has more science employment

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    Charnwood has over 6,800 VAT registered businesses

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Support for Food and Drink producers

Fri 26th February

The coronavirus pandemic is forcing food and drink producers to diversify, develop new products or services and target new markets - which means having to learn new processes or skills. Together with delivery partners - The Food and Drink Forum - producers in Leicester and Leicestershire can now take advantage of a new programme of funded support through the Business Gateway Growth Hub.

Digital health checks help businesses do more with technology

Wed 17th February

Adopting digital solutions can mean better customer experiences, improved productivity, enhanced security and more, but knowing where to start can be a stumbling block for many business owners.

Tweets from inCharnwood

Do you need help to future proof your food and drink businesses? Funded support for Leicester and Leicestershire businesses from @bizgateway. Find out more bit.ly/3dHICxv #foodanddrink #businessadvice #Leicester #Leicestershire @FoodDrinkForum

Do you want to understand supply chains and procurement better? @bizgateway covers this and a host of other topics for food and drink producers. Find out more bit.ly/3dHICxv #foodanddrink #mfg #supplychain #Leicester #Leicestershire @FoodDrinkForum

Are you a food or drink producer looking to develop new products or enter new markets but not quite sure how? Fully funded support available from @bizgateway @FoodDrinkForum bit.ly/3dHICxv #foodanddrink #mfg #Leicester #Leicestershire

RT @ebizclub: Are you looking to start taking payments online or want to invest in a smarter solution? Join @therobgregory to hear about integration, fraud protection, buyer experience & more >> bit.ly/3diGmfR #EMCyberweek #ecommerce #onlinepayments #website #datasecurity

RT @ebizclub: Do you need to need an online system to strengthen customer relationships and grow sales? Join our next webinar to learn how to get started with Customer Relationship Management (CRM) with expert @MPBroadhurst Book your place now: bit.ly/2MM7sRX

If you have a fashion or textiles business and want to survive, recover and grow @bizgateway has a host of funded support you can benefit from including advice and webinars. View more details bit.ly/3tY40o1 #Fashionindustry #Textilesindustry #Leicester #Leicestershire

RT @bizgateway: Join us next week for this FREE action-planning workshop aimed at business owners looking to turn strategy into effective actions providing guidance and tools you can use. bit.ly/3jLozPS #projectmanagement #strategy

The 14th annual week-long celebration of apprenticeships, taking place across England, will showcase the impact apprenticeships can have on communities, local businesses and regional economies . Find out more: …enticeships.www.apprenticehips.gov.uk @Apprenticeships #NAW2021 #BuildTheFuture

RT @ebizclub: FREE Social Media Webinars for SMEs across #Leicester and #Leicestershire Thursday 4 Feb How to have greater impact with Social Media 10am Getting started with Instagram Stories 2pm Book Here >> bit.ly/2E2lr1d

RT @CharnwoodBC: The application process for the discretionary grant scheme is now open. This is for businesses who have been severely financially impacted by the restrictions caused by Covid. More information and how to apply: charnwood.gov.uk/pages/addition…