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.
Launched in 2013, DrivenWoman is a growing, global members’ network for women combining personal development and networking. The company is raising investment to expand the network, currently active in 6 countries with over 200 members.
Country Matters manufacture and supply tableware gifts and soft furnishings to over 1200 retailers and mail order clients. With over £1m in turnover in the last financial year, Country Matters is raising investment to expand across Europe.
Vita is the world’s first vodka specifically designed to be mixed with water. This low-calorie option eliminates the need for sugar, gluten or additives in soft-drink mixers. Based on natural citruses from the Mediterranean, this triple distilled vodka has made its way into 5 countries through major distributors.
ECOPOW3R has designed a containerised off-grid solar solution (ARC) to provide affordable, clean and reliable AC power to rural communities in Africa on a 24-hour, Pay-As-You-Go basis. Initially, ECOPOW3R plans to install a total of 540 ARCs in Rwanda to connect 450,000 people and enterprises.
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
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.
An electronic marketplace powered by own innovative technology using data science and based on a compelling make-to-order business model. Rock & Roost has a mission to disrupt the highly discount dominated big box furniture sector and will compete initially with made.com, Swoon Editions and Myakka.
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