Industrial biotechnology is growing, creating new jobs and radically altering expectations about the world’s ability to move away from fossil fuel reliance. Tom Moore explores the brave new world of biomaterials.
As we celebrate both International Women’s Day and National Apprenticeship Week in March TM goes talent spotting for some of UK manufacturing’s brightest young female stars. What led them to take the plunge into a traditionally male dominated arena and how are they getting on?
The UK Patent Box is a tax relief available to companies and is intended to encourage innovation. It can reduce a company’s corporation tax liability on relevant profits by up to 10%, so qualifying companies should get up to speed with it now, says Will Stirling.