Smart medical packaging


Interactive packaging concept to improve compliance and the patient experience Instruction leaflets are confusing at the best of times. But they could be a matter of life and death if you’ve just been diagnosed with a chronic disease and suddenly need to learn fast how to inject yourself with vital medication. A new smart packaging …

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Xaar and Metco Join Forces to Deliver Digital Soluble Salts Solution to Lappato Tile Market


Xaar plc, the leader in industrial inkjet technology, is delighted to announce a new partnership with Italian ink manufacturer Metco Srl to deliver Xaar-approved Solvent Soluble Inks (SSI) for use in GS12C and GS40C variants of the Xaar 1003 printhead and the Xaar 2001 GS12C. Established in 1990 in Bologna, Italy, Metco was the first …

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Cambridge New Therapeutics Forum (CamNTF)


Open to all scientists researching new therapeutics in Cambridge and the local area. The purpose of the CamNTF is to promote interactions between scientists from academia & industry in order to improve opportunities for biotechnology research and development. Next Event: Meeting attendance is free but all attendees must register in advance. Spaces are limited, so …

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Production on demand


New microcapsules process is the key to on-demand production The applied science group at product design and development firm Cambridge Consultants has devised a new way of continuously manufacturing microcapsules – increasing agility and making personalisation possible. The company has taken a fresh look at the method of production of microcapsules and enabled the process …

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FlexEnable‘s new 12.1” plastic LCD platform delivers large area flexible displays for next generation product designs


Large area plastic LCD concpets

FlexEnable, the leader in the development and industrialisation of flexible organic electronics, has developed a 12.1” glass-free, conformable organic liquid crystal display (OLCD) marking an important milestone in the commersialisation of large area flexible displays. The technology is compatible with existing LCD production lines, and is scalable to even larger area displays to meet the …

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Visualising skin secrets


New technology unlocks the ability to analyse and understand the secrets of our skin Today’s imaging and sensing technology can reveal important information about our bodies – from our bone structure to our brain activity. But what about tapping into the health and wellness information hidden within our skin? Product design and development firm Cambridge …

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