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Despite the social and economic impact of lockdown, Cornwall Innovation has welcomed 19 new companies to its innovation centres in Truro, Pool and Penryn since March. Cornwall Innovation states that the number of new customers and overall enquiries has exceeded initial forecasts made at the start of the current pandemic and clearly reflects the need

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Cornish Lithium’s next phase of growth

Published: 25th August 2020

Cornish Lithium recently appeared on BBC 1’s Countryfile alongside Geothermal Engineering Ltd. (GEL), their partners in building Europe’s first zero-carbon geothermal lithium recovery pilot plant, at their United Downs Deep Geothermal Project. They discussed lithium extraction in Cornwall and their pioneering exploration techniques and use of digital technology to re-evaluate Cornwall’s mineral potential as the

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Everest Media’s COVID-19 research report includes insight from Cornwall’s business leaders and presents your recovery action plan. Despite the challenges the pandemic has presented, we’re in a time of great opportunity for business in Cornwall. But what are the opportunities, and how can we leverage them to grow our businesses? Everest Media spoke to business

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M&S Listing for Coconuts Organic

Published: 3rd June 2020

Coconuts Organic from our Pool Innovation Centre has secured a listing with Marks & Spencer. As of yesterday their Choc Orange Swirly and Double Caramel ice cream flavours will be available in selected M&S stores across the UK. CEO and founder of Coconuts Organic, Cecily Mills, said: “Securing a listing with Marks & Spencer Food

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Technology helps hospitality industry

Published: 21st May 2020

Innovative hospitality businesses in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly are developing virtual assistants to support their businesses during the Covid-19 pandemic, with thanks to the support of Acceleration Through Innovation 2 (ATI2) and technology experts. Following the closure of hotels, holiday cottages and campsites, businesses are turning to technology to assist with supporting their

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