Green entrepreneur Arthur Kay wants the red buses that have become a landmark of London to run on fuel generated by coffee waste. He runs Biobean, a start-up which is gathering waste from coffee chains such as Costa and converting it into liquid fuel. The firm is due to unveil a coffee-run bus in...
The aim of the Duncan Lennard Investment Fund is to invest in new companies that have good products but lack the capital to build, develop and expand. The Fund will make a total of £100,000 available in this round, which will be invested in a handful of businesses, in varying amounts depending...
The Rural Business Awards is run in partnership with Country Land and Business Association Ltd (CLA) and Amazon; recognising excellence in business set-up, operation and management. The aim of the Rural Business Awards is to give recognition to businesses operating across the UK Rural sector. This...
Scotland’s food and drink industry has today launched Make Innovation Happen, a new and ambitious service to support food and drink businesses to innovate. The service is delivered through a coalition of key public sector and industry bodies working together collaboratively to drive innovation,...
Business secretary Greg Clark has announced that the Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund will distribute £1 billion over the next four years. The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy released a statement on 21 April providing more details on the fund. Its creation was announced...


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