Pick up top tips and learn key start-up lessons from the biggest experts of all – those who’ve actually been there and started their own business
In this episode we speak to Eve Kekeh, London-based founder of Bundlee, the UK’s first and most popular baby clothing rental subscription service. Eve explains why she started her business and retraces her start-up journey, sharing key lessons that she learned along the way.
Find out what Eve would do differently if she had to start her business again and what her key start-up tips are.
Find links to all the resources mentioned in this episode, along with related content, below.
- Essential guide to getting a grant for your business
- Research and development grants
- UK Research and Innovation [note: Innovate UK is now part of UKRI]
- Accelerator schemes
Forming a business
Building a website
- Ecommerce platform for subscription box businesses - Cratejoy
- Ecommerce platform - Shopify
- Creating and optimising a website
About Eve Kekeh of Bundlee
Eve is the founder of London-based Bundlee – the UK’s first baby clothing rental subscription service. Parents can rent bundles of high-quality baby clothes and swap outgrown clothes for the next size up. The service was created to help parents keep pace with their baby's growth, from newborn to two years old, and as well as saving families time and money, reusing baby clothes is more sustainable.
Follow Bundlee on Instagram.
About our Sponsor
Thanks to the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) for sponsoring this first series of the Start Your Own Business podcast.
FSB help smaller businesses to achieve their ambitions. They are the leading voice of 5.8 million small businesses and self-employed people across the UK, working to promote and protect their interests.
Whether they're influencing key policy decisions in government, offering specialist advice on everything from HR to insurance, or running local networking events, the needs of small businesses come first.
FSB members benefit from a range of market-leading business services and support, including advice, financial expertise, and a powerful voice heard in governments across the UK. If you’re just starting out on your business journey, FSB can help you every step of the way at fsb.org.uk/start.
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