Networking programme launched to help growth businesses

An innovative business support programme has launched a new networking group to help ambitious businesses in Coventry and Warwickshire develop their potential. The University of Warwick Science Park’s Business Ready programme hosted the inaugural meeting of the GrowthPlus Network. Firms who have been helped by the scheme were invited along to the event to see […]

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Stratford company launches new food & drink platform

  A Warwickshire technology company is launching a new online platform that will boost the chances of independent food and drink businesses of selling their produce into restaurants, pubs, bars and cafes. Comesto, which is based in Elizabeth Court in Stratford-upon-Avon, will go live with the platform on 20th August and it is predicted to […]

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Solihull company adds new service to aid growth

An international consultancy firm based in the West Midlands has added an extra service to support its SME clients. Lindsay Barnett has recently joined the team at MCP Consulting Group Ltd (MCP) as a HR Consultant. MCP provides asset management consulting and training services in a variety of sectors including automotive, aviation and aerospace, and […]

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From a ‘eureka’ moment to £10m turnover

Pictured: Owners Lexi and Adam Taylor and their daughter Ella, warehouse staff and Dirk Schafer, top leftAn innovative business launched in 2010 after a ‘eureka’ moment is now hoping to reach £10 million turnover by around 2020 after almost doubling staff levels. PetshopBowl, the brainchild of Stratford-based entrepreneurs Adam and Lexi Taylor, came about after […]

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Fertility focus users in clinical study as firm grows

A Warwick company which was launched to help women become pregnant is set to start an additional large-scale clinical study in the UK and USA. Fertility Focus, which has been based at the University of Warwick Science Park’s Warwick Innovation Centre, in Gallows Hill, since 2013, is growing month-on-month as sales of its OvuSense fertility […]

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GDPR Makes You Fat……and other scare stories

As we head towards GDPR day – May 25 – the number of scare stories about the new regulations seems to be spinning out of control. The latest story claims half of businesses expect to be fined under the new rules. It is based on a survey which suggests businesses have put money aside in […]

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New Innovate UK funding competitions launched

Innovate UK has recently launched a number of new funding competitions to help tackle industry challenges ranging from robotics to smart energy systems. Below is an overview of a selection of current funding competitions the full list of funding competitions can be found on the Innovate UK website . If you are an SME from Coventry […]

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New Tenants

The University of Warwick Science Park welcomes new tenants to their four sites based in the West Midlands in Coventry, Warwick and Solihull.   dSPACE LTD  +44 (0) 1763 269 020 support@dspace.co.uk www.dspace.co.uk dSPACE is the leading producer of engineering tools for developing and testing mechatronic control systems. With a broad portfolio and cutting-edge technology, dSPACE […]

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Hunt to find best business pitch in the Midlands

The search is on to find the region’s best business pitch in the fourth annual Pitchfest competition. Entrepreneurs and business owners based in the Midlands will get the chance to pitch their business opportunity to an audience of investors, designed to raise their profile and boost their ability to secure the funds needed to grow […]

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Moasure ONE – the world’s first motion-measure

A revolutionary new tool that will change the way that people accurately measure is set to be launched by a Warwick company. The Moasure ONE is a new product that has been developed and created by 3D Technologies. Described as the world’s first motion-measure, the ground-breaking piece of equipment accurately measures volume, area, circumference, height, […]

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