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Social Value Portal provides an online solution for measuring, managing and reporting social value as required under the Public Services (Social Value) Act 2012, which now requires all public service organisations to ‘consider’ social value when awarding services contracts. They sell to both public and private sector clients providing a solution that bridges the gap; helping public sector meet their obligations and private organisations bid for work.
Grocery Accelerator presents an opportunity to invest in 6-8 food and drink start-ups selected for their potential to grow into multi-£m brands. Money is invested evenly across all 6 winning businesses under SEIS and at a lower valuation for the remaining runners up. Each business will participate on an intense 6-month industry support programme. This is now our 3rd such programme.
RecyclaBox is a self-service machine that allows consumers to conveniently sell their unwanted electronics. After attaining proof of concept through 8 months trading in 3 Sainsbury’s superstores, RecyclaBox is ready to execute the next stage. They have created a service that extracts the re-sale value of household items, provides convenient re-selling and most importantly has the opportunity for international scalability.
Joyner Bolt is the patented, revolutionary spiked timber fixing that offers a disruptive, time and cost saving solution to the problems of traditional coach bolts. Joyner Bolt aims to be the first fixing product to enable performance to specification first time, every time and will provide tangible and practical benefits for everyone throughout the building chain from architects to tradesman.
GivePenny is a fundraising platform that encourages people to connect the data they generate every day through apps and websites to fundraising challenges. The website allows people to donate in a number of ways: traditional one-off donations, Per X pledges or against user-defined “milestones”.
Peratech provides a solution to the currently unmet need of direct-force sensing in electronic products. Apple’s recent launch of force touch solutions has led to unprecedented levels of opportunities for Peratech, as consumer electronics companies race to introduce a solution. Peratech’s proprietary IP is easily implemented through the sale of customised sensors. Peratech aims to win a portion of the estimated 33B global force-touch market.
Bo66y is a feature length film that marks the 50th anniversary of England’s victory in the 1966 World Cup and uncovers the truth behind the man who led them to it. Bobby Moore, Englands’s greatest Capitan, fought many more battles than millions witnessed on the football field. The film reveals the true, remarkable story of the man who has yet to be properly honoured by his country.
SoleTrader.com – a world leading DIFM “do it for me” website platform – building websites for people in a 15 minute telephone call. SoleTrader.com instantly removes the hassle, time and confusion of a self-build platform (1&1, Go Daddy, Wix) or the expense of using a high street web developer.
The Bottle Shop was founded in 2010 as a shop/bar offering high-quality beer to Canterbury, Kent and later established a distribution warehouse in Druid Street, Bermondsey in 2014. The warehouse turns into a bar on Saturdays in the heart of the ‘Bermondsey beer mile’. The Business is now looking to expand operations via the direct opening of new shops, licensing, and by increasing its wholesale distribution network.
Bristowhouse are a film, T.V. and documentary production company that own and are developing a portfolio of titles including Used Books, They Hide in The Dark with a number of books ready to be ‘green lit’ for T.V. Focusing on quality of subject matter and commercial viability within a work environment which encourages creativity , productivity and reality.
We are on a mission to reinvent bricks & mortar retail; aiming to put the digital high street at everyone’s fingertips. PocketHighStreet is beleived to be the 1st Open Platform for the Digital High Street. We integrate with EPOS systems, collecting real-time product inventory data from bricks and mortar shops.
Football INDEX is the World’s First Football Stockmarket where players can buy, sell & trade the worlds top players with real money. We are creating a tradeable market in football by selling bets that are subsequently tradeable on their platform. By selling these bets the company creates very significant revenue at a far higher margin than is traditional in online gambling. It will be followed by a celebrity stockmarket – Fame Index.