Insights & Advice


Get advice on how to start a successful retail business, whether you’re selling online or setting up shop on the high street. Learn how to create a business plan, attract customers and more.

Raising investment for product-based businesses 

Using a pop-up store to test your business 

The struggle startups face getting listings with supermarkets

Are you a retail or product-based startup?

In an ever-competitive world it’s hard to make your mark, but in collaboration with Tide, we are offering a platform for you to pop up on your future customers’ radar by joining their brand new pop up events. 

Tide is on a mission to alleviate the struggles of small businesses by providing a simple banking platform, ranging from bank accounts, loans and various tools to give you everything you need to successfully run a business. Open a free Tide business banking account today.

Pop up with Tide

Apply today to be in with a chance to win:

  1. £5K cash
  2. A free spot to sell your products at one of Tide’s UK pop up events
  3. Invaluable business support and mentoring

Are you ready to enter The Pitch?

The Pitch is a free nationwide programme that provides advice, support, mentoring and investor introductions to ambitious founders across the UK. 

Take your startup to the next level – submit your application below!