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Scottish Export Index names twenty fantastic export businesses

Produced by UMi, with support from HSBC UK and strategic partners the Scottish Government and Scotland House London, the Scottish Export Index recognised the businesses for their exporting achievements from the 2022 calendar year.

Exporting excellence recognised at UMi’s Northern Powerhouse Export Awards

The very best exporters across the North of England were recognised as part of UMi’s Northern Powerhouse Awards 2022 in association with the Department for Business and Trade.

Unlocking Opportunities with Durham Business Growth: Breakfast Networking Event

Are you a business support provider looking to tap into new opportunities in the evolving landscape of regional business support and funding?  

British Business Bank's Start Up Loans programme unveils new Post Loan Support partner

Newable and its subcontractor, UMi chosen to offer enhanced mentoring and support to start-up businesses.

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UMi helps Melanoma-Me enhance virtual support services for cancer patients

Melanoma-Me, a leading Gateshead-based organisation dedicated to supporting individuals affected by malignant melanoma, has used a grant of £1,000 from UMi to continue its vital virtual support services.

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UMi welcomes Engineering and Manufacturing Network to growing partnership network

North East England based business support consultancy, UMi, has welcomed Engineering Manufacturing Network (EMN) to its growing network of partners delivering the best support for small businesses in the region.

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ONF grant applications to be rapidly processed thanks to innovation from UMi

Durham-based, UMi, has designed a state-of-the art application process that will accelerate grant awards for the not-for-profit, Open North Foundation (ONF).

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mnAi confirmed as official Data Partner for UMi projects

mnAi are proud to announce a new collaboration with UMi, confirming mnAi as the official Data Partner across a wide range of upcoming UMi projects throughout 2023 and beyond.

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UMi secures contract extension with Enterprise M3 LEP to provide business support to SMEs in the area

UMi is thrilled to have secured more work with Enterprise M3 Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) to provide initial triage and enquiry support to businesses looking to access the EM3 Growth Hub services.

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Giant B on the move to grow awareness of B Corp Certification

Representatives from North East certified B Corps stood with the 6ft ‘B’ at the Angel of the North to celebrate the growing community of businesses who are going beyond business norms to transform the environmental and economic system for the better.