Scale Stronger

Two Zero is a dynamic scaleup programme for ambitious Lancashire companies aspiring to grow 20% year-on-year.


Our purpose is to help businesses grow 20%. During the scaleup journey there are many highs and some lows. Take COVID-19. Our team adapt our programmes to help businesses meet the challenges of a fluid business landscape.


The road to two zero

Through an intense programme of high-performance coaching, one-to-one advice and focused peer-to-peer learning, businesses will develop a road to new markets, create a successful leadership team, adapt to changing conditions and develop a business ready for sustainable growth.

Meet the leaders

Two Zero is led by Lancashire County Council and delivered by elite, experienced business advisers. Companies on the programme learn from the best.

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Current programmes

Two / Zero:
Route Into Retail

A commercial scaleup programme to help fast-growing Lancashire food and drink businesses sell to supermarkets and major retailers.

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Two / Zero:
Scaleup Resurgence

Scaleup Resurgence is designed for high growth SME businesses, enabling them to focus on returning to full strength quickly post the Covid-19 pandemic.

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Two / Zero:

A tailored 12-week programme of mentoring, practical working sessions and powerful panel discussions for ambitious female leaders.