Archive for the ‘Innovation Shorts’ Category

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Minuteman Press: How one small franchise goes above and beyond digital print

Minuteman Press is more than just a digital print and copying service. Located in Cardiff Bay since 2010, the small, friendly and highly knowledgeable team go above and beyond when it comes to exceeding customer expectations and developing a responsible business model that runs through everything they do. “If there’s one thing we’ve learned over […]

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Innovation Shorts: How Robert Owen Community Banking are designing innovative financial solutions for communities

Robert Owen Community Banking is an award-winning social finance company providing ethical loans for local businesses, people and community organisations across Wales. In March they were awarded a prestigious Citi Micro-entrepreneurship award, that recognises the ‘Social and Community Impact’ that they have made across all of their loan book. This includes their work financing community […]

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Innovation Shorts: How Halen Môn are combining traditional craft with innovative technology

Halen Môn, Anglesey Sea Salt Company produces high quality sea salt flakes using traditional age-old craft, combining traditional hand harvesting with innovative technology. The end result? A product which can sit among the great Foods including Champagne, Parma Ham and Melton Mowbray Pork Pies. Halen Môn sea salt is made from the clean, clear sea waters of […]

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Innovation shorts: Wales’ very first ‘energy positive’ house with a social conscience #sws16

In the lead up to the Sustain Wales Summit on Business Innovation for a Sustainable Economy on 21 April in Cardiff, we will be showcasing a series of innovation shorts, focusing on Wales. SOLCER House The Low Carbon Research Institute and Welsh School of Architecture have designed Wales’ very first ‘energy positive’ house, located near […]

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Innovation Shorts: Riversimple – The car that will transform personal transport

Riversimple have completely turned the conventional business model on its head, with a new business proposition to offer for their innovative technologies. They do not sell cars and never will. The Riversimple Rasa hydrogen car uses a hydrogen fuel cell and passes the hydrogen through a Proton Exchange Membrane which combines with oxygen to form […]

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Innovation Shorts: How Cenin Group are harnessing natural resources to develop innovative low carbon technologies #SWS16

In the lead up to the Sustain Wales Summit on Business Innovation for a Sustainable Economy on 21 April in Cardiff, we will be showcasing a series of innovation shorts, focusing on Wales. Cenin Group             Cenin Group was established to develop innovative technologies. Our technology developed at Cardiff University, uses advanced […]

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Innovation Shorts: Orangebox – placing responsible design at the heart of its business #SWS16

In the lead up to the Sustain Wales Summit on Business Innovation for a Sustainable Economy on 21 April in Cardiff, we will be showcasing a series of innovation shorts, focusing on Wales. Orangebox: Cradle to Cradle Design Orangebox is a furniture design and manufacturing company with sustainability at the heart of its operations. Based […]