Cariocca means business

Talk to us – you’ll discover there’s
nowhere else like Cariocca.

We’re dedicated to helping people from all backgrounds to start and grow successful businesses, creating much-needed jobs.
Cariocca offers you a unique combination:
A wide choice of business spaces with low costs, no hidden charges and no lease to tie you down – it’s easy-in and easy-out
Training, coaching and professional services to help you grow your business profitably
Our own support staff are permanently on site to make your life easier

Call Now Ardwick 0161 273 6605 or Miles Platting 0161 277 9660

A wide choice of premises is available now

Modern, secure accommodation specially created for whole range of different business uses. Just a month’s rent in advance plus small deposits for rent, electricity and keys – then move in with no long-term commitment. It’s that easy! ...

Tenant in workshop

We help create opportunities, not obstacles

People from the inner city don’t always feel supported and encouraged to make a go in business, especially if they’re from an ethnic minority background. Cariocca is here to challenge that negativity – we’re dedicated to helping you succeed. ...

Support and training  for  businesses

Support from friendly professionals

Accountancy, law, financial planning, marketing – don’t let a lack of knowledge in these areas hold you back from launching your business. All you need is the great idea and the drive to succeed. At Cariocca you’ll find many friendly faces with the expert skills to guide you. ...

Staff & Board members of Cariocca

Come and have a chat with us

There’s no obligation. The whole team at Cariocca is here to fast-track you to a successful business future in every possible way. So why not come and experience our ‘can-do’ buzz for yourself. ...

Howard  Kershaw

Howard Kershaw Managing Director, Professional Film Direct

We may be in the digital camera age, there is still a strong worldwide demand for traditional camera film, which Professional Film Direct satisfies from its base at Cariocca Ardwick. The company also provides equipment for sale or hire to professional photographers and studios, along ...

Ben Chambers

Ben Chambers Founder and owner, Savoury Tooth

Started with just £300 savings in 2009, the Savoury Tooth company now employs eleven people at Cariocca Ardwick and still has vacancies for more. The team members have become a familiar sight around business premises in the local area, arriving on their bikes, trailers packed with del...

Bob Stapley and Staff

The view of an ex-tenant

Some businesses who started out at Cariocca have grown so much that even our large parks could no longer accommodate their needs for extra space. Bob Stapley moved on in 2011, but tells us he still has fond memories of his time in Cariocca Ardwick… ...

Ben Ikin with his father Barry

Ben Ikin, Active Energy Direct

Active Energy Direct is a specialist broker providing low-cost energy deals to businesses, often securing unique savings from the big energy companies to pass on to clients. The company now employs 50 people and is still expanding – although Ben recalls the company’s very modest begin...

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Where We Are

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Registered Office: Unit 55. 2 Hellidon Close. Ardwick. Manchester M12 4AH. Reg. No. in England: 2055002