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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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Construction and property consultancy builds for the future with seven-figure funding package

International construction and property consultancy, Thomas & Adamson, is modernising its operations using a seven-figure funding package from HSBC UK. The business, headquartered in Edinburgh,...

Edinburgh based recruitment specialist expands into Manchester

Recruitment specialist Head Resourcing is opening a new office in Manchester as part of a national growth strategy to expand the business in England. Head...

Scottish EDGE ‘Winners EDGE’ Champions share £200,000 prize fund

Two previous Scottish EDGE winners, Beauty Kitchen and Premiership Experience, have taken an equal share of a £200,000 prize fund as victors...

Brightwater celebrates year two exceeding £3m mark in contracts

Water and waste water services provider Brightwater is marking its second year of trading, announcing its current customer portfolio has exceeded £3m in contracted revenues. The Musselburgh-based business, which...

New loudspeaker manufacturer booms with £850k funding

FYNE AUDIO, a new entrant into the high-end, loudspeaker audio market has received an £850k funding facility from Bibby Financial Services. The funding line includes Export Invoice Discounting (Export ID) as...