Corporate Expansion

SETsquared-supported company Fitronics Ltd acquired by large Canadian Software conglomerate

June 15th 2011 – The SETsquared partnership has announced that one of the companies it has supported, Fitronics, has completed a successful sale of the business. Based in Bath, Fitronics Ltd is a leading supplier to customers for the leisure industry, and provides solutions, processes and training packages to improve customer experience and loyalty. It has 400 customers around the ... Read More »

Entrepreneurs to compete for Britain’s top small business

June 2nd 2011 – The successful finalists have been chosen from hundreds of applicants to take part in the first of four heats for , organised by  in association with marketing solutions business . The overall winner will receive £50,000 worth of business support.  The five finalists are: • Christer Holloman, CEO and Co-founder of, a visual search, discovery ... Read More »

Cortus appoints Roddy Urquhart as VP Sales & Marketing

June 1st 2011 – Cortus S.A., the technology leader in ultra low power, silicon efficient, 32-bit processor IP cores appoints Roddy Urquhart as Vice President Sales & Marketing with immediate effect. Dr Urquhart will focus on expanding the worldwide business of Cortus and on building its position in the market. With almost 30 years’ experience in the IC design business, ... Read More »

Plextek enables Iceni Mobile to realise its secure mobile payments vision

Cambridge, UK, 10th April March 2011: Plextek, the leading Cambridge design house and proven breeding ground for innovative new technology, today announced its backing of Cambridge-based secure mobile payments start up Iceni Mobile. Plextek has worked closely with Iceni Mobile since 2008, contributing ongoing financial backing along with technical and commercial consultancy to support the development and deployment of its ... Read More »

Introducing Ellipse – The New Ergonomic Shopping Basket

April 5th 2011 - New from retail specialists Formbar Limited is the Ellipse, an innovative, oval-shaped wire shopping basket designed to offer better aesthetics, comfort and extra capacity, compared with conventional rectangular alternatives. An important advantage of the design is that the Ellipse has no corners, so eliminating the annoying tendency of traditional rectangular baskets to knock into the carrier’s ... Read More »

Sidonis Completes Second Round Funding, Appoints Chairman

March 16th 2011 – Bath, UK – Sidonis, the leading innovator in service assurance, today announced that it has completed a second round of investment funding. It also welcomes former Logica COO Jim McKenna to its Board, as non-executive Chairman.  Jim McKenna spent 14 years at Logica, serving on its Main Board since 1998. He was appointed its Chief Operating ... Read More »

Muntons leads the world – Low Carbon commitment

  In a bold move, Muntonsplc has become the first maltster in the world to make a dedicated appointment to ensure that it will meet its commitment to produce 100% low carbon malt within the next five years. Muntons has appointed Melissa Abbott to the newly created position of Grain Value Chain Specialist. Melissa will be leading the drive to ... Read More »

TestCountry Expands Operation into United Kingdom today announced that it has expanded operations with a local partner in the UK, to market and sell drug test kits and other diagnostic test kits in the United Kingdom. The concerns of drug abuse are universal. Since 2001, TestCountry has offered parents, educators and employers affordable drug test kits to accurately ascertain the presence of cocaine, marijuana, opiates, ... Read More »

NoMachine and Cloud Technology Integrator Partner to Ease Cloud Transition for Organizations

Rome, Italy, December 20, 2010 – NoMachine, a global leader in desktop virtualization, remote access and application delivery, today announced a technology collaboration with Arcus Cloud Brokers, a cloud based services and solutions provider focused on delivering to the SME’s, charity and education market in the UK. The partnership will enable Arcus Cloud Brokers to deliver NX hosted desktops as ... Read More »