Simply Devine is a specialist designer of occasion headwear run by award-winning milliner and businesswoman Liz Devine-Wright. Their very own hat shop in Tadcaster, Yorkshire is a popular destination for those who want a special hat for an occasion when they need to look their absolute best such as weddings, garden parties or race meetings. Their collection of hats and fascinators are all designed by Liz herself or by well-known British designers.
High-growth textiles manufacturer projects multi-million turnover after accessing business support programmes in the Leeds City Region
There has been a boom in the popularity of cycling, health and fitness recently. As a result, the business has experienced rapid growth which has brought about challenges such as needing to increase their capacity and productivity. To assist with their high-growth challenges, the business has utilised various support programmes available in the Leeds City region. Restrap has benefitted from capital funding from the Leeds Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP). They have also been able to access grant funding from the Manufacturing Growth Programme (MGP), and also fully funded business coaching from the Strategic Growth Programme (SGP).
The objective of the company is to be amongst the Pathfinders in the modern methods of construction sector, providing a product which is carbon zero (or can be easily achieved with the introduction of some renewable energy), affordable to local authorities, easy to cost and process from enquiry to an installed home.