OLIO raises $6m to cut food waste

Food sharing startup OLIO has raised $6m in a series A round to help it scale its mission to combat a food crisis that sees a third of all food produced go to waste worldwide. The backing from Octopus Ventures will help it grow its product and partnerships. (more…)

Twelve kick off GovStart 2018

GovStart, the accelerator set up by Daniel Korski’s PUBLIC govtech investment firm, has named the next cohort of startups it hopes will transform UK public services. The 2018 programme follows an inaugural accelerator last year that took 10 startups through a similar programme. (more…)