Channel 4 is looking for businesses to take part in a new series aimed at helping small, independent, consumer-facing businesses improve profits and build a stronger customer base. The successful applicants will receive advice and guidance from one of the UK's leading business experts.

Are you a small independent business that needs help?

A brand new expert-led series for Channel 4 is going to show small businesses how to improve profits and build a stronger customer base.

Do you run an independent consumer-facing business that is struggling to survive or expand? Were keen to hear from all types of businesses, from independent tour operators to electronic shops, car dealerships to spas; motorway service stations to holiday parks and tourist sites. Whatever your business, if you're struggling to make it a success we'd like to hear from you!

As part of this programme the successful applicant will receive advice and guidance from one of the UK's Leading consumer-facing business experts to help you give customers great value-for-money and increase your profits.

If you own the company and want to apply to be involved: Please e-mail business@optomen.com or call 0203 227 5980