Arecor, CPI and FUJIFILM Diosynth Biotechnologies collaborate


Arecor, CPI and FUJIFILM Diosynth Biotechnologies collaborate to apply smart formulation approaches in the manufacturing of biopharmaceuticals under a grant awarded by Innovate UK Arecor, the Centre for Process Innovation (CPI) and FUJIFILM Diosynth Biotechnologies have entered into a consortium to collaborate on a two-year R&D project entitled Improved Downstream Operation through Formulation Innovation, supported …


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Innovation in wearable tech


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A novel smart textile that turns garments into active motion sensors Breakthrough optical technology from product design and development firm Cambridge Consultants has led to the creation of a new generation of wearable technology. XelfleX is a novel type of ‘smart’ textile that turns garments into active motion sensors. It can be used to make …


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Enval joins Defra-funded study to boost recycling of flexible packaging


Enval Limited, in partnership with LRS Consultancy (“LRS”), SITA UK, Nestlé UK & Ireland, Coca-Cola Enterprises and Tesco UK, has received funding from the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) to scope out viable approaches for collecting flexible packaging materials containing aluminium, such as toothpaste tubes and pet food sachets, to improve recycling …


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Royal Society of Chemistry and Cogent combine forces on future talent recruitment incentives


The Royal Society of Chemistry and Cogent have signed a Memorandum of Agreement to work in partnership to help small and medium-sized companies in the chemicals industry to recruit the best talent. The agreement will see the Royal Society of Chemistry provide £400,000 of funding in the form of grants to enable companies to provide …


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KISS named as a visionary company in Cambridge Business Leaderboard


Cambridge UK, 3 June 2013: Integrated marketing agency KISS Communications (KISS) has been named in Business Weekly’s Cambridge Business Leaderboard as one of a handful of visionary companies that are acting as pathfinders to better times. KISS joined 26 other strategic pioneers in Cambridge separating themselves from their competitors by identifying new business models and …


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KISS and Zyme collaborate on product range launch for Biochrom


Cambridge UK, XX May 2013: Integrated agency KISS Communications (KISS) and life science PR and marketing agency, Zyme Communications (Zyme) have combined to create a campaign for Biochrom which included email blasts, banner advertising, a new microsite, product packaging and exhibition support. Biochrom Ltd, a leading manufacturer of quality scientific instruments for applications in the …


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Foam breakthrough to shake up aerosols


New low-cost, environmentally-friendly foaming technology from Cambridge Consultants New foaming technology from product development firm Cambridge Consultants is set to banish potentially harmful emissions from aerosols containing everyday items such as shaving foam and hair mousse. It provides a low-cost alternative to volatile organic compounds (VOCs) – a contributing factor to ground-level ozone, which has …


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