#8 The Big Data business model

It’s famously said about Facebook that its customers are the advertisers while its millions of daily users are the product. Decoded that simply means Facebook users don’t pay. Instead they provide data which is used by advertisers to target their campaigns. The advertisers, in turn, cough up handsome sums for […]

Tech Pitch: TaxGo

Company name: TaxGo Founders: Carl Reader (36), Ben Herbert (40), Aynsley Damery (45) and Sophia Maynell (39) Background: Reader is a leading business expert and advisor, and author of The Startup Coach and The Franchising Handbook. He heads up d&t and has co-founded a number of businesses, including TaxGo and Selling […]

Top new businesses of 2016: Floom

Founder: Lana Elie Launched: February 2016 Website: www.floom.com Floom is to florists what Notonthehighstreet.com is to creative businesses. The start-up operates an online platform which enables pre-approved florists to upload their bouquets to sell to customers “who are time poor and want a savvy online experience but don’t want to compromise on […]