Unlocking the unknown


Precise low-cost sensing opens the door to hassle-free car hire Novel technology from product design and development firm Cambridge Consultants is set to transform the world of car hire. It could spell the end of disputes over liability if a car is damaged. And, if no damage is detected, the technology means zero-hassle returns – …




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Syngenta to evaluate Vortik


Global agribusiness to explore potential of innovative spray technology Product design and development firm Cambridge Consultants has signed a licensing agreement, to evaluate its innovative Vortik spray technology, with global agribusiness Syngenta. The Swiss-based company – which operates in more than 90 countries – plans to evaluate the potential of the technology for agriculture and …




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Growing success


New recruitment drive as demand grows for innovative product development Transatlantic expansion will see product design and development firm Cambridge Consultants create 100 new jobs this year as demand for its cutting-edge innovation expertise continues to grow. A recruitment advertising campaign is under way in Boston this month as part of plans to grow the …




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A ‘top 100’ company


Cambridge Consultants maintains 2-star ‘outstanding’ accreditation Product design and development firm Cambridge Consultants is the best mid-sized company to work for in the Cambridge technology cluster – according to its own staff. Their survey responses have placed the company in 56th position in the 2015 list of The Sunday Times 100 Best Mid-Sized Companies to …




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Linguamatics launches cloud-based OMIM text mining service for enhanced genotype-phenotype analytics


Advanced NLP text analytics over gene-disease database brings powerful search benefits for target identification, NGS annotation, clinical genetics and diagnostics. (Cambridge, England and Boston, USA – February 24, 2015)Linguamatics announces that it is making the Online Mendelian Inheritance in Man® (OMIM) data available with its market-leading text analytics platform, I2E.  The new service will be …




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Best foot forward


Cambridge Consultants sponsors charity event and fields a team of 50 runners Product design and development firm Cambridge Consultants has announced it is one of the sponsors of next month’s Cambridge Half Marathon – and more than 50 of its staff will be taking part in the charity event. The company’s runners will between them …




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A new smart way to shop


Cambridge Consultants innovation set to banish queues and personalise shopping Shopping trolleys fitted with low-cost sensors and Bluetooth Smart technology could revolutionise the retail experience – pinpointing the location of trolleys within stores and alerting shoppers to promotions as they browse the aisles. The technology, pioneered by product design and development firm Cambridge Consultants, tells …




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