Opportunity or threat?


Why it’s time for FMCG companies to step up to the challenge of the ‘Internet of Things’ The ‘Internet of Things’ (IoT) is disrupting the business landscape and fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) companies can no longer afford to sit back and wait, according to a new report. It says connected services are becoming a fundamental …




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EPS shows flexibility of modular Xaar Print Bar System a SGIA 16


Xaar plc, the leader in industrial inkjet technology, is pleased to announce that the innovative Xaar Print Bar System will be shown at SGIA by Xaar’s recently acquired industrial inkjet specialist company, Engineered Printing Solutions (EPS) (Booth 1931, 14-16th September, Las Vegas). The Xaar Print Bar System is a highly flexible and complete inkjet system …




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World-beating design


Second Red Dot Design Award as Cambridge Consultants is named a top design studio Product design and development firm Cambridge Consultants has won a prestigious international Red Dot Design Award for the second year running. It has also been named one of the top design studios in the world – achieving fifth place in the …




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FlexEnable wins place at UK’s largest innovation show


FlexEnable, the leader in the development and industrialisation of flexible organic electronics, has won a place in an exhibition of the most cutting edge innovations from businesses across the country at the UK’s largest innovation show in November. FlexEnable was one of 100 companies nationwide to be selected to showcase its innovation to over 2,500 …




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Xaar announces the launch of the first Xaar 1201 printers in China


Xaar plc, the leader in industrial inkjet technology, is delighted to announce that Guangzhou Xucheng Electronic Technology Ltd “Xucheng” is the first OEM partner to develop, and launch, wide-format inkjet printers based on the innovative new Xaar 1201 Thin Film piezo printhead. Xucheng, under the brand name Xu Li, has produced four wide-format, roll-to-roll eco-solvent …




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Cambridge New Therapeutics Forum – next meeting 19th September


Scientists working on the Cambridge Science Park are invited to join the Cambridge New Therapeutics Forum (CamNTF) which already has a number of members who work for Science Park based companies such as Astex. The next meeting for the forum is on the 19th September from 17.30 at EMBL-European Bioinformatics, Institute, Wellcome Genome Campus, Hinxton, …




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A turning point


How innovating for emerging markets is set to disrupt the global surgical care industry The growth of emerging markets is poised to transform the delivery of surgical care around the world by 2030, according to a new report. The emphasis will be on affordable technology for early diagnosis; portable modular equipment for minimally invasive and …




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