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Thursday, December 5, 2019

Opening the floodgates

Northumbrian Water has launched a global innovation platform to tackle the world’s big challenges

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Thursday, November 21, 2019

Fruits of their labour

How do you reduce the use of pesticides without compromising the yield?

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Thursday, November 7, 2019

Responsible Drinking

Heineken has decided to refresh its parts by getting rid of single-use plastic rings and shrink wrap

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Thursday, October 24, 2019

Higher yield, lower cost

How do you improve crop production over a large variety of soil and ground conditions, while also cutting your expenses?

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Wednesday, October 9, 2019

Nourish3d reigns supreme

The innovative 3D snack printing technology has been named the ultimate winner of the inaugural Future Food Awards.

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Wednesday, October 2, 2019

Cash for innovation

The government is offering up to £10 million in loans to help SMEs develop their big ideas

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Monday, September 2, 2019

And the winners are…

It’s been a nail-biting wait for the hundreds of food and drink businesses that entered the Future Food Awards 2019, but now the category winners have finally been announced.

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Friday, August 23, 2019

Berry good show

With its complex innovations around strawberry production, this producer is the cream of the crop

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Wednesday, August 7, 2019

All eyes on Leeds

We’re pleased to see regions pushed to the foreground as Leeds hosts a major innovation event.

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Wednesday, July 31, 2019

Read all about it - the latest edition is here

The new issue of Breakthrough Magazine is nearly here…

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Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Breaking the glass ceiling

Taller, thinner – better? This glass partition designer faced a delicate challenge

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Friday, July 5, 2019

Education, education, education

The UK Government pitches in to help edtech work for children all over the world

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Friday, June 14, 2019

Future Food Awards - the judges are revealed

The judging line-up for the Future Food Awards has been unveiled… Seriously, you want these people to taste or see your products!

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Monday, June 3, 2019

On the right track

How a creative company developed a bespoke solution to distribution logistics challenges

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Thursday, May 16, 2019

Scaling up without dumbing down

When demand for your artisan product grows, how do you mass-produce without losing the personal touch?

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Thursday, May 2, 2019

Disaster averted

The story of the innovative emergency management solution that helps businesses stay calm in a crisis

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Tuesday, April 23, 2019

The super exciting Future Food Awards 2019

The FoodTalk Show’s annual recognition scheme for innovative foodtech heroes just got even better

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Friday, April 12, 2019

Living in a material world

To keep in step with ever-advancing innovation in materials design, a specialist tool company had to stay at the cutting edge of production techniques.

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Friday, March 22, 2019

Just our cup of tea

A solution was brewing as Chai fans strived to create a 100% natural instant product

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Friday, March 8, 2019

A clean bill of health

Innovation is vital for Davids who want to take on the Goliaths of their industry

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Thursday, February 21, 2019

Making safety child’s play

When car manufacturers aren’t meeting parents’ concerns over baby safety, it’s time to put innovation in the driving seat

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Wednesday, February 6, 2019

I'll drink to that!

Determined to stand out in the competitive food and drink industry, this distributor didn’t bottle out of the challenge

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Monday, January 14, 2019

Lost and found

When you just can't find a way to get through

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Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Christmas Beepings

STEM toys will be appearing in a lot of stockings this year as a little robot tops the festive chart

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Friday, December 7, 2018

Payday for the planet

How green would you become if your eco-credentials affected your salary?

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Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Blue Monday

Online retailers saw a 10% drop in sales conversion rates in the UK during this year’s Black Friday bonanza

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Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Read all about it

The brand new issue of our innovation-focused magazine is here

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Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Goodbye Stan the Man

How one of entertainment’s greatest visionaries set the agenda for heroic innovation

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Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Back to basics

Microsoft billionaire Bill Gates has altered his focus from PCs to WCs

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Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Enter the moral maze

As self-driving cars look set to become a common sight on our streets, we’re speeding into a new world of ethical dilemmas

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Thursday, October 25, 2018

Pay now, save later

Will Uber customers gear up to help protect the planet by paying a ‘clean air fee’?

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Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Baby boom

There’s a new Royal on the way, but fathers like Prince Harry could soon be out of a job

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Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Winning the space race

The dream of passenger travel among the stars is finally about to come true

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Thursday, October 4, 2018

Me, myself and I

 Would you trust an AI version of yourself to make decisions for you?

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Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Just the job

New research reveals mixed feelings towards careers in UK manufacturing

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