Mr Lee's Noodles
Tackling the Thames


Selling sushi to Japan
Jo Dow
Mark Stanton
Hannah Drakard
Peter Westerman

Peter Westerman of Westerman's International

A global Britain beckons

At 80 years old, entrepreneur Peter Westerman has been full-circle in terms of Britain’s involvement with the EU. He tells BQ why it’s now more important than ever for British businesses to seize overseas opportunities.

Chris Powell of Fabdec Ltd

Chris Powell of Fabdec Ltd

Around the world in 80 trades: Fabdec Ltd

Fabdec managing director Chris Powell tells us what inspired the business to start exporting and what challenges they've had to overcome since.

BMI Engineering

BMI Engineering in the Black Country

Positive outlook for Midlands manufacturers

Small to medium sized manufacturers across the Midlands have remained resilient in the face of ‘Brexit’ uncertainty, according to new research.

GripIt founder gives his top tips for exporters

GripIt founder gives his top tips for exporters

Plasterboard fixings company GripIt currently exports to 32 countries, with plans to sell products in 20,000 stores across the globe. CEO and founder, Jordan Daykin, offers his advice to businesses looking to export their products and get them into retail stores.

Cheeky Chompers

Amy Livingstone and Julie Wilson of Cheeky Chompers

Baby talk

Amy Livingstone and Julie Wilson explain how starting their families also led to them launching their Cheeky Chompers business, writes Peter Ranscombe.


Where next for Scotland's space sector?

Following the success of the Data.Space 2017 conference in Glasgow in February, BQ Scotland editor Peter Ranscombe asks what the future holds for Scotland’s fledgling space sector and looks ahead to next year’s event.