An Umbrella company is simply a ready-made ‘limited company' that you use ‘as & when' needed. There are no long-term commitments required from the contractor as it is specifically designed for use only when you are in contract.
Due to the paper work and the amount of money needed to start a limited company, a new comer in the business will usually opt to run the business under an Umbrella Company.
If you are planning to start a business in UK, like selling our local delicacies there, you could look for an Umbrella Company to begin with from Umbrella Supermarket. At this portal, you could read reviews and rating on top 100 Umbrella company in UK, learn on ways to save on fees and many more.
It would be wonderful if we have Umbrella Company here. Then we would be running a Jordanian Bakery by now. Just because we do not have capital to start a limited company, we have to scrap that idea.