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UK Patent granted for ConceptoShield™

Jun 06, 2014 10:31 BST ConceptoMed AS The Intellectual Property Office in the United Kingdom has granted approval for a UK Patent for ConceptoShield™. This grant is ConceptoMed's second granted patent. More importantly, the patent is the “mother” patent for the second product line from ConceptoMed – the ConceptoShield™ - and will be applied to other product concepts in development.

Jun 06, 2014 00:00 BST VisitScotland Scottish Thistle Awards final venue revealed as entry deadline looms

Jun 05, 2014 14:29 BST Wales Co-operative Centre Two leading support organisations are hosting a free event for social enterprises and community groups considering social enterprise in Dolgellau on the 18th June. Mantell Gwynedd and the Wales Co-operative Centre have come together to offer support and information relevant to social enterprises who are just starting out or who need a helping hand in the next stage of their development.

Don’t fall foul of footie festival fatigue, AXA PPP healthcare warns business leaders

Jun 04, 2014 10:35 BST AXA PPP healthcare Late nights and lack of sleep do productivity no favours, new research from AXA PPP healthcare has revealed.

Getting Rochdale Borough Jobseekers Back to Work

May 28, 2014 16:22 BST Rochdale Borough Council Rochdale Borough Council has announced an initiative aimed at helping jobseekers with the costs of getting to interviews or with their daily commute.

Innovative entrepreneur and corporate advisor Dariush Ghatan joins the Netigate board

May 28, 2014 13:00 BST Netigate Netigate, leading European provider of cloud based services for online surveys, today announced that Dariush Ghatan, Innovation Specialist, founder of Innovation and Opportunity firm Googol and former COO of telecommunication company 3C Communications International SA, was appointed to the company’s board of directors.

Wildlife social enterprise snaps up support / Menter gymdeithasol bywyd gwyllt yn cipio cymorth

May 28, 2014 00:04 BST Wales Co-operative Centre Two nature conservationists from North East Wales have received support from the Wales Co-operative Centre to set up a social enterprise to help people engage with their local wildlife. The new business, NatureSpy, will use remote cameras to capture images of wildlife in its natural environment.

Nominations now open for prestigious Social Enterprise Wales Awards 2014

May 27, 2014 00:01 BST Wales Co-operative Centre Nominations are now open for the Social Enterprise Wales Awards. The Awards are designed to recognise the innovation, inspiration and perspiration required to set up, run and grow successful social enterprises.

UK Patent granted for Luer-Jack™

May 26, 2014 18:02 BST ConceptoMed AS Luer-Jack™ is a unique medical syringe, which significantly increases control of the syringe and needles during disconnections. The Intellectual Property Office in the United Kingdom has granted approval for a UK Patent for fluid transfer devices (Luer-Jack™). The patent is ConceptoMed's first granted patent and will be applied to other products in development.

May 24, 2014 00:00 BST VisitScotland