mike

More Articles

The Future of Free Parking: What’s Next for This Dragon’s Den Success Story?

Following a roaring success on Dragon’s Den and an investment from Jenny Campbell, ParkingPerx has gone from strength to strength. Founder Chris Reed has pushed for more investment, further high-quality partnerships, the creation...

Supporting Teenagers with Mental Health – How is the Government Helping?

The issue of mental health has become a hot-button topic in the UK of late, with a particular focus on the issues encountered by children and teenagers. Official figures from 2008 revealed that...

iHawk Set to Reach New Heights Following Developer Team Acquisition

Cyberhawk Innovations Limited (Cyberhawk) has acquired Arum’s cloud-based software development team in Edinburgh. The additional developer workforce follows iHawk’s ambitious roadmap to increase productivity, expand direct client support and target...

Scottish businesses celebrate success with Barclays Entrepreneur Awards

Two Scottish entrepreneurs have come out on top in Barclays Entrepreneur Awards 2019, which celebrates the most innovative, disruptive and socially inspiring businesses across the UK. Following a rigorous judging...

Anderson Strathern acquires Glasgow legal firm

Scottish legal firm Anderson Strathern has agreed a bolt-on deal with specialist Glasgow law practice Hardy Macphail that will see Hardy Macphail merge its operations with Anderson Strathern’s Glasgow office.  Hardy...

James Gibb acquires Graham and Sibbald Dundee factoring division

James Gibb Property Management Ltd, which trades as James Gibb residential factors, has acquired the factoring division of Graham and Sibbald, expanding its business into Dundee. The acquisition marks another...

Spin-out offering new hope for dialysis patients raises £2.75m

Invizius, the University of Edinburgh spin-out whose technology could help reduce the high death rates amongst dialysis patients, has raised £2.75m from a consortium of investors. The funding round was...

Scottish start-ups announced for inaugural Moray business accelerator

Twelve Moray businesses are set to be the first to benefit from an innovative business accelerator which has launched across Moray. Scottish Government’s economic and community development agency, Highlands and...

New Livingston facility for USA Manufacturer

Missouri, USA, based plastisol manufacturer PolySol, has opened a new purpose built production facility in Livingston to support rapid growth following a £75,000 investment from Business Loans Scotland (BLS). Founded...

Discover

Trending

Why a Car Lease May be the Right Option for you

Car leasing is becoming an increasingly popular trend of late.  If you are on the hunt for a new car, it could...

Investment opportunities worth more than £2 billion to Scotland’s economy announced

Opportunities to invest in nine projects worth more than £2 billion to Scotland’s economy have been announced by Economy Secretary Derek Mackay. The refreshed Invest in...

AAC Technologies expands its global reach with opening of new MEMS microphone design centre in Edinburgh

CHINESE smartphone component designer AAA Technologies is to set up an R&D centre in Edinburgh, creating up to 15 jobs in its first year.

Edinburgh's gluten-free microbrewery raises £430k to fund expansion

Edinburgh-based Bellfield Brewery, the UK’s only dedicated gluten-free microbrewery has achieved its fund raising target of £430k cash via equity, to support its rapid...

Former art teacher knitting success

A former art teacher who began knitting classes for kids now has 20 franchises across the UK and Ireland. Kerry Kimber from Edinburgh launched Knitting...