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18th July 2021

New US HQ Opens As Creo Focuses On Global Growth

Creo Medical Group has opened a new US headquarters in Connecticut which the Welsh medical device company said illustrated its “commitment to growth” and its focus on the key market in the US. The space – located at Summit, Danbury, Connecticut – is designed to support Creo’s global growth and focus in the US market…

17th June 2021

GS Verde Group Expands into Ireland

Fast-growth multi-discipline GS Verde Group has announced further expansion, with the opening of its’ first office outside of the UK, with the launch of GS Verde (Ireland) in Dublin. The new office is located in Dublin 2, Dublin’s premier business district, and follows client led demand with both new and existing client agreements in the…

16th June 2021

Medical School set to welcome students as Canadian partnership grows

Swansea University is building on its successful collaboration with Trent University in Canada to launch an additional opportunity for transatlantic study. Swansea has already established a dual degree arrangement in law and chemical engineering with the Ontario university. That is now set to be extended to include a dual degree pathway into undergraduate programmes at…

29th April 2021

Quay Pharma Wins Queen’s Award For Industry

Leading pharmaceutical contract development and manufacturing organisation (CDMO) Quay Pharmaceutical has been honoured with a Queen’s Award for Enterprise, the UK’s highest accolade for business success. The company won its award for International Trade. Quay has been recognised for the continuing strength of its export sales which, since 2010, have always been over 55% of…

16th April 2020

Impact of COVID19 on International Supply Chains

COVID-19 is effecting global supply chains and having an impact on all aspects of international trade. Lorna Bolton, Director of Greenaway Scott, shares some practical considerations for businesses to consider. Businesses have experienced these effects since the earliest cases of the virus in Wuhan, as China is so integral to supply chains across the world. On 17…

16th April 2020

Coronavirus: DIT Offers Support to Exporters and Investors

Guidance on how to help secure export finance to keep trading during the coronavirus outbreak has been set out by the UK Government in direct communication to 160,000 exporters and investors. As well as advice on what financial support is available for companies to manage the impacts of coronavirus, the Department for Internati0nal Trade (DIT) will provide assistance…

10th February 2020

ABHI Offers Most Competitive Solution for UK Exhibitors at MEDICA 2020

ABHI will once again be leading the largest Pavilion of UK health technology companies at MEDICA 2020, promising the most cost-effective solution for UK companies looking to develop and nurture international trade links at the world’s largest medical trade fair. The UK’s leading HealthTech trade body is ushering in the new decade by announcing their…

09th December 2019

Irish Consul General’s praise for life sciences partnership

The Irish Consul General to Wales has visited Swansea University Medical School for a special briefing about the Celtic Advanced Life Science Innovation Network (CALIN). Denise Harahan was welcomed to the University by Vice-Chancellor Paul Boyle and CALIN directors Shareen Doak and Steve Conlan and deputy director Gareth Healey. Established in 2016, CALIN is an…

14th October 2019

Brexit preparation – free webinars

There are less than three weeks remaining before the UK is due to leave the EU. Medilink UK wants to make sure that life sciences and healthcare companies are fully prepared and is hosting a series of FREE webinars around nine different business areas. These 45-minute webinars, designed to help businesses understand the risks and opportunities that…

07th October 2019

Medilink UK and Mediwales to give Wales MedTech businesses detailed guidance on how to prepare for Brexit

Medilink UK, a membership organisation representing over 1350 medical technology and life-science companies, and Mediwales, are hosting a free event on 8thOctober in Cardiff at the Village Hotel (29 Pendwyallt Road, Cardiff, CF14 7EF) to help life science businesses prepare for Brexit. There are over 13,000 life science jobs in Wales and over 1800 in…