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Med-tech firm receives £2.5m grant to further develop orthopaedic sensors

20 January 2020

Med-tech firm receives £2.5m grant to further develop orthopaedic sensors: EnMovi 001

Med-tech firm EnMovi has selected Glasgow as the location to advance its development of cutting-edge orthopaedic sensors and data analytics after receiving a £2.5m research and development (R&D) grant from Scottish Enterprise.

£1.4M R&D grant from Scottish Enterprise supports East Kilbride software firm's £4M expansion plans

16 January 2020

£1.4M R&D grant from Scottish Enterprise supports East Kilbride software firm's £4M expansion plans: 02 SHE Software grant

SHE Software is investing £4milllion in a cutting-edge health and safety technology project supported by a Scottish Enterprise Research and Development grant of £1.4million that will also support the East Kilbride company’s global growth and create 15 new jobs.

Falkirk and Grangemouth area is ready for major investment

15 January 2020

Falkirk and Grangemouth area is ready for major investment: FGIZ conference 15.01.20
  • Over £2bn of private sector investment planned or already underway
  • £235m Growth Deal initiative could see 6,000 new jobs created
  • Local businesses encouraged to embrace local opportunities and back Growth Deal

First Minister launches £6M Scottish Enterprise fund as a catalyst to support SMEs low carbon capabilities

15 January 2020

First Minister launches £6M Scottish Enterprise fund as a catalyst to support SMEs low carbon capabilities: LCCF announce 004

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon launched a £6 million Low Carbon Challenge Fund to support SMEs to grasp opportunities around climate change.

The Scottish Enterprise administered fund will be open to public, third sector and academic institutions working to create opportunities to advance the low carbon capabilities of SMEs within Scotland.

'You & Mr Jones' joins group of international investors buying into Edinburgh-based ethical brandtech startup, Good-Loop

13 January 2020

'You & Mr Jones' joins group of international investors buying into Edinburgh-based ethical brandtech startup, Good-Loop: GOODLOOP COFOUNDERS AMY WILLIAMS DANIEL WINTERSTEIN

You & Mr Jones, the global brandtech group founded by former Havas chief executive David Jones, has invested in ethical video startup Good-Loop. The Edinburgh-based firm today announced it has closed a US $1.6m seed funding round.

Tricore drills into employee ownership

09 January 2020

Tricore drills into employee ownership: Tricore 028

An Aberdeen-based company which specialises in the supply and refurbishment of industrial drill bits has become Scotland’s latest employee-owned business, with all members of staff becoming owners.