Posts Tagged ‘Wales’

Keynote speaker George Ferguson CBE speaking at the Sustain Wales Summit 2017

Be bold, be innovative and have fun!

Last week we hosted the second Sustain Wales Summit in the Principality Stadium and we were wowed by an amazing line up of speakers and organisations that are proof that innovative approaches, products and new business models are really making a difference to business, our communities and our environment in Wales. The Summit focused on […]

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Congratulations to the winners of the Sustain Wales Awards 2016!

On Thursday 17th November Cynnal Cymru – Sustain Wales celebrated some of the leading organisations and individuals in Wales championing sustainability. The awards ceremony, sponsored by Llyr Gruffydd AM, took place in the Senedd in Cardiff Bay to an audience of national and international businesses working to create a more sustainable Wales. The Awards, hosted […]

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Carwyn Jones announces new Living Wage rate for Wales

The new Living Wage rate for the UK has been announced today, with First Minister Carwyn Jones launching the rate in Wales at Cardiff Castle. The real Living Wage has been set at £8.45 per hour. The rate is independently calculated based on what people need to meet their basic everyday needs. This is an […]

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9 November | Introbiz Expo launch new Sustainability Zone

This year Cynnal Cymru are pleased to be supporting the new Sustainability Zone at the Introbiz Expo on 9 November in the Motorpoint Arena. The Introbiz Expo is attended by thousands of businesses, keynote speakers sponsors and exhibitors, providing an excellent opportunity to network and meet potential new clients. At the heart of the Sustainability Zone, […]

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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: 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 […]