Month: May 2013

Healthspan Announce Charity Partnership with Migraine Action

Healthspan, the UK’s number one direct supplier of vitamins and supplements, has today announced its new charity partnership with Migraine Action, the UK’s leading support charity for those affected by migraine. For every pack of Healthspan’s Feverfew Migraine relief sold, 10p will be donated to Migraine Action.  Feverfew Migraine Relief is a traditional herbal medicinal …

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Niam acquires residential portfolio in Copenhagen

With this acquisition, Niam owns a combined Danish residential portfolio of approximately 1,100 high-quality units consisting of over 100,000 sqm of total lettable area. The units were constructed from 2006-2010 and are located in attractive areas in and around Copenhagen. Johan Bergman, CEO at Niam says, “We are very satisfied with this transaction since in terms …

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Immunoglobulin market to be worth $5.8 billion by 2019

The immunoglobulin market has been forecast to increase at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 6.9% over the next six years, increasing from a valuation of $3.6 billion in 2012, to hit a market value of $5.8 billion by 2019. An immunoglobulin is a large Y-shaped protein produced by B-cells that is used by …

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Spanish RTD coffee market dominated by Kaiku Gran Cocina

Off-trade current value sales within the Spanish RTD coffee market increased by 3% through 2012, reaching a value of €14 million. RTD coffee is a very small category in Spain. This is because the average Spanish consumer is used to drinking freshly made hot coffee, either at home or in a bar/café. According to Eurostat, …

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Industry expert switches to LPG

If there’s one person who’s probably tested and seen every product or service in the automotive aftermarket sector then surely Greg Whittaker, editor of leading specialist motor trade magazine Aftermarket, must be it. So the fact that he’s turned his back on petrol and diesel, while also dismissing electric, instead opting for an already converted …

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PCR Setup Standard Solution

Bonaduz, Switzerland, and Reno, Nevada, US (April 30, 2013) – Hamilton Robotics introduces the PCR setup STARlet, the first automated liquid handling system flexible enough to accommodate almost any DNA amplification reagent kit, from simple setups and small budgets to highly demanding workflows. The PCR setup STARlet is suitable for a wide range of applications …

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FORZA Collaborates with Kent Students on Live Design Brief

Ashford-based supplement manufacturer FORZA is excited to be working closely with K College after providing a group of its Graphic Design students with a live project to be completed over the next four weeks. The project is an opportunity for final year BA Graphic Design students at the college’s Tonbridge campus to gain some professional …

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Help is at hand to get toasty

Bury residents are being encouraged to save energy – and reduce their fuel bills – by applying for free or discounted work on their homes. This new offer for 2013 can provide a variety of free insulation measures, not just loft and cavity wall, and some eligible residents may also be entitled to a new …

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Fruity Friday – Love Your Local Market

Catering students from Bury College cooked up a storm in support of Love Your Local Market. On “Fruity Friday”, they joined Public Health Bury to show how to create tasty, simple meals using seasonal and fresh produce available from Bury’s award-winning market. They also used typical store cupboard goods such as rice, pulses, herbs and …

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US eye care market worth a total of $803 million in 2012

Current value sales within the US eye care market grew by 5% through 2012, reaching a total of US$803 million. While the unseasonably mild winter in 2012 helped decrease cases of cold and flu, it also markedly increased both the severity and the duration of the spring allergy season. Pollen counts typically spike in late …

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TeXtreme® sponsored team wins FSAE Michigan 2013

The FSAE Michigan 2013 competitions took place 8-11 of May at the Michigan International Speedway, USA. The race ended with a total victory for Rennteam Stuttgart with their car built using TeXtreme® Spread Tow carbon fabrics. FSAE Michigan is the oldest and biggest Formula Student Competition. 120 Teams from all over the world competed against …

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Important milestone in the expansion project to be marked

Thursday 30th of May, marks the biggest milestone in the expansion project at Oslo Airport, ahead of its completion in 2017. Five gates in the terminal will be closed, domestic flights will be rerouted, new taxiways and remote aprons will be open for aircrafts. For our passengers, this will mean an increase in use of …

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Stena Line cruises into a summer of cabaret

THE Irish Sea will be alive with the sound of music during the summer and autumn months as Northern Ireland’s leading ferry company has launched an exciting programme of evening cabaret cruises. Stena Line is giving music lovers the opportunity to enjoy a full evening of entertainment on the non-landing cruises with everything from country …

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CBRE appoints first Head of Retail Rating

CBRE today announced that Tim Attridge has been appointed as its first Head of Retail Rating. Tim, who joins from rating specialists Altus Edwin Hill, will work with CBRE’s Rating and Taxation team and is tasked with further increasing their client base in the retail sector, which already includes Monsoon, Reiss and landlord Westfield. He …

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Chinese underwear market to increase at a CAGR of 10%

The Chinese underwear market continued to perform well in 2012, with retail value growth of 13% experienced throughout the year. Compared with outerwear and footwear, the demand for underwear was less negatively affected by the economic downturn and had stable value growth of 13% in 2012. This was due to its comparatively affordable price as …

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