12 episodes

SMEs account for 99.9 per cent of the UK’s business population, 60 per cent of its workforce and half of all the UK’s private sector turnover. So, why don’t we hear more about them? In this series, you will. Tim Haïdar of GS1 UK plays host to weekly informal and informative discussions with SME owners, industry partners and business experts, in a series of “how to” guides applicable for everyone from start-ups to well-established companies. And if that weren’t enough, every week he’s joined by Ben Clarke, custodian of the barcode pantheon of knowledge, to shine a laser on some of the interesting facts behind those familiar black and white lines. If you have a story to share with our SME community, then we'd love to hear from you too – please get in touch and be our next episode.

Between the lines with Tim Haïdar GS1 UK production

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SMEs account for 99.9 per cent of the UK’s business population, 60 per cent of its workforce and half of all the UK’s private sector turnover. So, why don’t we hear more about them? In this series, you will. Tim Haïdar of GS1 UK plays host to weekly informal and informative discussions with SME owners, industry partners and business experts, in a series of “how to” guides applicable for everyone from start-ups to well-established companies. And if that weren’t enough, every week he’s joined by Ben Clarke, custodian of the barcode pantheon of knowledge, to shine a laser on some of the interesting facts behind those familiar black and white lines. If you have a story to share with our SME community, then we'd love to hear from you too – please get in touch and be our next episode.

    S2 E2: Is exporting now just a pipe dream? – Mark Stimpfig of GTM Global

    S2 E2: Is exporting now just a pipe dream? – Mark Stimpfig of GTM Global

    We speak once again to friend of the show, Mark Stimpfig, on what companies are still doing to get their goods across borders in these troubled times.

    • 21 min
    S2 E1: How to turn footfall digital – Brandon Willey of Hownd

    S2 E1: How to turn footfall digital – Brandon Willey of Hownd

    So, here we are, at the beginning of season two of Between The Lines. Stuck at home. Some of us have forgotten what it's like to wear shoes. I never knew just how annoying pigeons sounded until recently.Very little has changed since we broadcast our...

    • 18 min
    S1 E10: How to prepare for a no-deal Brexit in three steps

    S1 E10: How to prepare for a no-deal Brexit in three steps

    Yes, yes, we know – there is a global pandemic out there that's brought civilisation as we know it to a halt – so the last thing you want to hear about is Brexit. But sometimes "I want" just doesn't get, and today marks the last day in which the UK can...

    • 9 min
    S1 E9: Doing business in the US of A – Mark Stimpfig of Go To Market Global

    S1 E9: Doing business in the US of A – Mark Stimpfig of Go To Market Global

    As co-founder of Go To Market Global, Mark Stimpfig provides advice and guidance for tech and digital scale up brands to expand into the US and internationally. In this episode, we look at how you should go about preparing for commerce with the US on...

    • 16 min
    S1 E8: How to get your business funded - Scott Simpkin of Seedrs

    S1 E8: How to get your business funded - Scott Simpkin of Seedrs

    Scott manages corporate teams at Seedrs, the leading equity crowdfunding platform and the most active funder of private companies in the UK. He helps all types of investors to invest in businesses they believe in and share their success. Seedrs enable...

    • 21 min
    S1 E7: How to be an ethical business - Alastair Harper of ReWorks

    S1 E7: How to be an ethical business - Alastair Harper of ReWorks

    As the founder of ReWorks, Alastair's key goal was to disrupt the flow of products into the environmentally deleterious and resource-intensive fashion industry. "Recommerce" and upcycling of existing material is his idea for a realistic and progressive...

    • 31 min

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