Dragons breathing new life into over 30 local businesses

In just one year over 30 small and medium sized business owners have taken advantage of a free service designed to bolster local enterprise, despite the challenging economic climate that they operate in.

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Success Stories

Northern Paper Board Boxes Clever

Introducing packaging manufacturer and merchant to new growth strategies

Skipton-based Northern Paper Board (NPB) had been a packaging merchant for 20 years, but seven years ago it made the bold move into manufacturing. It continued to invest and in the past three years its turnover has grown from £5.4 million to £10 million. In essence, NPB’s growth strategy was to enter new markets and diversify.

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