Parcel2Go backs call to help UK start-ups grow

London  (  Britain’s largest online parcel delivery service has backed a call by the government’s enterprise advisor who wants to see the age cap on accessing taxpayer-funded loans to start small businesses removed.

A new report by Lord Young has said that the UK has “one of the best environments in the world for the creation of new firms”. He wants aspiring entrepreneurs over the age of 30 to be given access to government start-up loans in order to encourage the creation of more micro-firms.

Bolton-based Parcel2Go, which helps a wide range of businesses make low-cost parcel deliveries to destinations across world, has thrown its weight behind Lord Young’s Growing Your Business report. It also believes the UK’s smallest businesses must play an important role in helping to get Britain’s economy back on track.

Richard Mercer, marketing director at Parcel2Go, said: “We fully back Lord Young’s assertions regarding the growing importance of small and micro businesses. As his report states, the number of firms operating in the UK has risen from 4.26 million in 2008 to 4.8 million last year, and the potential for further growth is undeniable.

“Parcel2Go is proud to be helping small firms access cheap, reliable parcel delivery services that allow them to get orders out to customers and consignments to business contacts with the least amount of hassle. We’d urge any firm looking to save money on shipping to contact us, or simply use our quick quote feature to see how much they could save.” courier services cover a huge range of destinations including major trade hubs such as Germany, Italy and China. Full tracking is available with services booked through Parcel2Go, ensuring businesses are able to keep an eye on their packages while they’re in transit.

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About Parcel2Go:

Parcel2Go Ltd has been helping its customers to organise domestic and international delivery orders for the past 21 years. A FedEx parcel delivery from Parcel2Go can be ordered within seconds, while services are also available from the likes of Parcelforce, UPS and CityLink – renowned companies with international reputations. Visit the website to discover more and to book a range of services including same day delivery by