England’s second largest county, Cumbria, boasts a thriving local economy and a rich variety of businesses, from international corporations to SMEs. Indeed, Carlisle boasts a vibrant mix of industry sectors, from logistics to retail and tourism, while Barrow-in-Furness is home to specialist manufacturers, energy industries and software engineers.
As the economy starts to pick up, more and more companies throughout the county are increasingly investing in capital equipment to drive their businesses forward with the help of leasing solutions provided by local leasing companies.
Equipment leasing is one of the fastest growing and most popular ways for businesses in Cumbria to finance their investment in technology. Leasing allows all sorts of retailers, manufacturers, laboratories, opticians, health clubs, restaurants and construction companies in the county of Cumbria to easily upgrade technology and avoid equipment obsolescence.
From IT equipment or medical technology to an entire office refurbishment, a wide range of specialist equipment can be leased as well as entire projects. Other lease options include furniture, computers, security systems, manufacturing systems and even maintenance agreements. In fact, almost any type of tangible equipment can be considered for leasing. Equipment can also be sourced from multiple suppliers.
If essential equipment needs replacing urgently, leasing can offer a fast and efficient solution to keep a business going and avoid any loss of revenue. Arranging a lease is usually very straightforward. In fact, arranging a lease agreement can be less complicated than applying for a loan. It can also offer considerable tax benefits.
With years of experience in serving businesses in Cumbria, WestWon possesses valuable local knowledge to help Cumbrian companies find the right leasing solution for their particular business and has a comprehensive list of local suppliers. In fact, WestWon has over 65 partner manufacturers and suppliers throughout Cumbria, including 14 in Carlisle, 8 in Kendal, 8 in Penrith and 5 in Windmere. WestWon Education also offers specialist education lease funding for the 332 schools in the region.
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