April 15, 2019 by Consilium in Featured
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New experimental packaging made out of waste langoustine shells shown to The Prince of Wales today as he opened the Waitrose & Partners Food Innovation Studio

Waitrose & Partners has joined forces with Scottish biotec company CuanTec to work on a new film for food packaging made out of waste langoustine shells. CuanTec – based in Motherwell and Oban – takes waste langoustine shells created from seafood processing to make a natural polymer – which can

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April 15, 2019 by Consilium in Featured
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EBar beer dispenser trialled at Twickenham for the 6 Nations

Gabriel portfolio company EBar Initiatives was invited to trial the EBar at the England home games in the 6 Nations competition. The EBar was located on the lower concourse area and served several hundred fans. Sam Pettipher, Managing Director of EBar said “Deploying the EBar for these three high profile

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February 26, 2014 by Consilium in Uncategorized
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Biogelx

Growing cells on flat, plastic culture plates or petri dishes is a poor substitute for the three-dimensional support matrix that would naturally surround those cells in a living organism. UK start-up Biogelx, based at BioCity Scotland in Newhouse, is developing self-assembled peptide hydrogels that can provide support to growing cells, but also present well-defined

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