Latest Strathclyde and Glasgow Startup News

More new start-ups in Edinburgh and Glasgow than London (infographic)

Edinburgh and Glasgow have overtaken London when it comes to cities with the most new start-ups, according to new research. ...Read More

New marketing software developed in Scotland launches

A new marketing tool developed in Scotland has been launched at the New Start Scotland Exhibition at the SECC in Glasgow this week. ...Read More

Recruitment firm provides a home for startup news, jobs & events

Recruitment firm Eden Scott has set up a new community driven website called TalentSpark to assist Scotland’s rapidly growing startup and innovation communities. ...Read More

Sir Tom Hunter call for more support for start-ups

Scottish entrepreneur Sir Tom Hunter has encouraged Scotland to rediscover its former glory as “inventor of the modern world” as he delivered the fifth annual Dover House Lecture on Monday. ...Read More

Start-up aims to revolutionise Scotland’s data analytics market

With more than 20 years’ experience between them, two Scottish IT experts have formed a new start-up company aiming to revolutionise the country’s data analytics market. ...Read More

Scottish entrepreneur crowdfunds for augmented reality notebooks

A Glasgow-based entrepreneur has launched a crowdfunding campaign to bring an augmented reality-based stationery selection to the market. ...Read More

Interview: Janice Grant-Shaw of Company Connecting - the "dating website" for companies

Janice Grant-Shaw has a natural skill in finding the patterns hidden within big data. ...Read More

6,900 jobless Scots helped to start their own business

Official statistics from the Department for Work and Pensions show that 6,900 new businesses in Scotland have been created by unemployed benefit claimants using the UK Government’s New Enterprise Allowance. ...Read More

Innovative businesses urged to consider Life Sciences Pathfinder programme

Highlands and Islands Enterprise (HIE) has launched the Pathfinder Accelerator programme for existing and start-up companies in the life science, technology and digital health sectors. ...Read More

Start up Britain tour to visit Glasgow

Following a high­profile Downing Street launch and a successful tour around towns and cities in England and Wales, national enterprise campaign StartUp Britain will shortly arrive in Glasgow on the way to helping the number of UK businesses started in 2015 to reach a record 600,000. ...Read More

Abergower targets further growth with high-profile deals

Paisley-based document processing start-up, Abergower, is looking to grow in 2015 after securing a number of high-profile deals. ...Read More

RBS and Entrepreneurial Spark to hold Business Breakfast for budding entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurs from across Scotland are being invited to attend a business breakfast in Edinburgh to see how they could benefit from the world’s largest free entrepreneurial accelerator, Entrepreneurial Spark. ...Read More

MIT and Harvard to help Scottish entrepreneurs SCALE new heights

Ambitious entrepreneurs in Scotland are set to benefit from a new five-year international development programme, launched this week. ...Read More

Award winning dentist opens first practice thanks to RBoS

Scottish Young Dentist of the Year, Jonathan Dougherty, 27, has opened Kilmarnock Dental Care on Portland Road with an ambition to offer new services to the area. ...Read More

Lanarkshire Businessman Dives into a New Venture

A former civil servant has swapped his smart suit for a drysuit and opened a retail outlet in Coatbridge dedicated to his favourite hobby – scuba diving. ...Read More

Mum's tartan toddler is inspiration for new business

A Campbeltown mum-of-two who first made a kilt for her young son to wear at a family wedding, is now selling her handmade tartan outfits to America and Australia. ...Read More

Student entrepreneur has success wrapped up

A retail marketing student has set up her own online fashion shop selling scarves from all over the world. ...Read More

Campbeltown business wants to clean up

A young entrepreneur has set up her own cleaning company and has been so overwhelmed by the response; she is hopeful that she will soon be taking on staff. ...Read More

Lanarkshire businessman has the (gluten free) recipe for success

Gluten free bread has come a long way. Gone are the days of questionable wheat free loaves in long life packaging hiding in darkened corners of the supermarket. ...Read More

Success is brewing for family business

A brother and sister gave up their high flying jobs to bring a piece of their childhood to Glasgow, by opening their own bubble tea room. ...Read More


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