We’re Hiring!

The Great British Exchange is looking for a Sales Executive. The Great British Exchange (The GBE) is an online business-to-business marketplace for retailers, promoting the best new British-made brands across a variety of product categories ranging from fashion, homewares to food & drink. We are looking for enthusiastic and energetic sales people to join our

Sustainable fashion from Charlotte Luisa

It was lovely to welcome Charlotte Luisa into the GBE office this week to talk to us about her handmade luxury bag collections. All made from unloved and reclaimed materials, Charlotte is saying no to disposable fashion. Based in Yorkshire, Charlotte Luisa sources all aspects of her products within the Yorkshire region and hand makes

The Great British Exchange gets more great British products into John Lewis as the Made Locally initiative grows.

  John Lewis is the country’s favourite shop, a “Never knowingly undersold” icon of Britishness. However, until The Great British Exchange started working with them in October 2016 for the launch of their Made Locally range, they had never had a dedicated area for locally sourced British products in their stores. The GBE was asked

Interview with Masons Yorkshire Gin

Yesterday we interviewed Karl Mason, founder of Masons Yorkshire Gin. Based in Bedale, North Yorkshire they are proud to produce their Gin in Britain. Using a traditional distillation method and the right balance of ingredients, they create a distinctly unique Gin. Can you tell us a little bit about the history of the business? What inspired Masons Gin?

How Do You Scale Up Your Business?

Did you know that 520,000 new businesses were started in the UK during 2013? A recent Guardian article suggests that it’s not starting a business that’s the challenge, but rather small businesses need help when it comes to scaling up their operations. According to the article, there are three main challenges that new businesses must