FavourUp is designed to solve the problem that brands spend lots of time and money working with social media influencers, but usually get only one-off exposure. FavourUp helps brands extend influencers’ impact by aggregating brands’ influencer endorsement, and showcasing it on their website.
In a world where 8m tonnes of plastic waste enter our oceans every year, Recycling Technologies has developed an innovative machine to recycle plastic in a commercially attractive way. The machine is designed to turn plastic back into the oil it originally came from, for it to become plastic again.
Go_Modular is an early stage start-up and not yet operational but will aim to deliver modular homes from customised factories, each with a capacity of 300+ units per year and expand via a factory franchising model. Investment will be used to build the first factory.
TeamO is an innovation-driven UK marine safety company. The business launched its patent-pending BackTow lifejacket in mid-2017, and for 2018 will launch two more industry disrupting products. TeamO has won multiple design awards and was declared 'revolutionary' by a leading industry publication.
Labrador uses smart technology to eliminate the hassle from energy switching by leveraging the functionality in smart meters. The service is free and energy switches are generated automatically and personalised to the household's individual consumption.
Thyngs is a mobile technology platform that turns any physical object into an instant point of sale, connecting buyers, sellers and brands. With a sustainable business model in the UK charity sector and key partnerships in place, we are now targeting growth in the mobile proximity payments market.
Poppy’s Picnic produces fresh raw dog food, handmade in the heart of Wiltshire, using quality local ingredients. Within a year of going online in Oct 16, it grew sales from £7k-£50k pm and started exporting to Hong Kong. Funds will be used to launch a cat food range and expand its dog food offering
Wegow is a social live music marketplace where users, artists, promoters and brands interact in a completely new way to gain exposure to live music. Its GMV grew from €0.4m in 2016 to €4m in 2017. It seeks investment to scale up the platform to new markets and consolidate its position in Spain.
Challenging the processed and mass-produced food markets, Sogud is a healthy snack brand with 150% month on month growth since launch. Already stocked in 80 retailers including TK Maxx, Sogud is raising funds to fulfil export opportunities and expand its product range.
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