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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...

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Well-SENSE opens two new facilities and makes four appointments

Downhole sensing technology specialist, Well-SENSE, continues to implement its robust growth strategy by announcing the opening of two new facilities in addition to four...

Time for expansion as watchmaker anOrdain secures loan from UMi Debt Finance Scotland

WATCHMAKER anOrdain is set for growth after sealing a loan deal with UMi Debt Finance Scotland, a £12 million fund that forms...

Dundee events firm buys Edinburgh based agency

Dundee events firm Red Pepper has purchased Origin Events, an Edinburgh based agency. Red Pepper director Eleanor Whitby believes that not only is the buy-out...

Seed Haus backs three new start-ups with new fund

Seed Haus, the Edinburgh based angel fund, has made three new investments from their latest fund. The incoming...

Six Scottish companies feature on biggest British private companies league table

Six companies headquartered in Scotland are featured on the 17th annual Sunday Times HSBC Top Track 100 league table, which ranks Britain’s 100 private companies with the...