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Explore the tools and resources we have gathered below and learn more about how we can help connect your business to a world of opportunity too.

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Resources. Insights. And Inspiration

Small business success is easier when you’ve got support. That’s why we’ve gathered valuable resources, insights from your peers, and other useful content to help you get ahead. Follow the journey and explore to see how FedEx can help connect your business to a world of opportunity.


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    Claire Galer
    Founder & MD of Derriere Equestrian
    2016 Winner of FedEx Small Business Grant UK

 

What would your business do with £20,000? The FedEx Small Business Grant UK is back!

The FedEx Small Business Grant UK provides small businesses with the chance to win a monetary grant, helping to expand and achieve international ambitions.

Find out who made it to the final round! Click here

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Watch how winning the FedEx Small Business Grant UK 2016, helped Derriere Equestrian

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Resources & Tools

The better prepared you are, the more likely your business is to succeed overseas so we’ve gathered together research and advice from a range of experts to help you grow.

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Customer Success Stories

Every successful business venture has a story to tell. Learn what inspired our customers to take their business to the next level, and how FedEx helped realise their international dream.

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  Lauden Chocolate: Producers of high-end, fine quality chocolates which are sold throughout the UK and exported to a number of countries all over the world.



 

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  Lumie: Are at the forefront of safely and effectively fighting off the winter blues and Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) through innovative research and design of light therapy solutions.



 

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  Bremont Watches: This company revived U.K. luxury watchmaking — and created global jobs in the process.



 

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  SureFlap: Offering revolutionary technology and design to improve the lives of over half a million pets and their owners.



 

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  SCABAL: Luxury European fabric supplier boosts US business through International Priority DirectDistribution®.
  
 

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Get in Touch

The idea of taking your company to the next level and shipping overseas can seem daunting - especially if you're already shipping your product domestically without issue. The benefits of exporting can feel outweighed by the task of getting set-up - and that's where we can help. Whether you're looking for inspiration or simply unsure where to start, our experts are here to answer your questions.

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Why go international?

Still undecided on whether the returns are worth the risks? Our expert insight examines the potential rewards for expanding internationally.

The Challenges of Going Global
Online Shopping is Truly Global
Knowing when your Business is Ready to Take on the World

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Where to go international?

Wondering which new places to take your business? Our resources will help you identify potential international markets.

New Markets. New Opportunities.
Department for International Trade (DIT) guides
A Guide to Exporting to the USA
Exporting To The Middle East - What UK Businesses Need To Know

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How to go international?

You've covered the why and where, now check out how to get there. We highlight the key considerations for trading internationally.

Seven Common Pitfalls when Taking Websites International
Putting Logistics to Work for You: In Three Simple Steps
Five Ways to Drive International Sales Online
Customs Restrictions SMEs Should be Wary of
Great British Export Report

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Contacts for International enquiries

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Our team is available Monday to Friday from 07:30 to 19:30. If you’re calling from outside the UK please dial +44 24 76 706 660.

Freight Customer Service: 0800 289 747
If you’re shipping over 68kg per piece you will need to speak to our specialist freight team, they are available Monday to Friday from 08:30 to 17:00.

FedEx Sales Team: 0800 169 1960
Monday to Friday from 09:00 to 17:30 you can speak to our sales team about becoming a FedEx customer or to discuss any existing rate arrangements.

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Contacts for Domestic enquiries

Customer Service: 03456 00 00 68
Our team is available Monday to Friday from 08:00 to 18:00 and Saturday from 08:00 to 13:00.

FedEx Sales Team: 0800 169 1960
Monday to Friday from 09:00 to 17:30 you can speak to our sales team about becoming a FedEx customer or to discuss any existing rate arrangements.

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