TINWire Tech News Roundup: July 2022

Sarah Gardyne Tech News, TIN News

Kia ora koutou We feel very privileged here at Technology Investment Network to work closely with some of the most innovative and promising technology companies across Aotearoa’s wider tech ecosystem and we’re in awe of the ideas and thinking that are behind so many ground-breaking tech companies. We are now working on our 2022 Healthtech Insights Report, which will be …

TIN Member Spotlight: Livestock Improvement Corporation

Sarah Gardyne Tech News, TIN Member Spotlight, TIN News

Livestock Improvement Corporation (LIC) is an agritech and herd improvement co-operative which exists to deliver superior genetics and technological innovation to help its shareholders sustainably farm a profitable animal. LIC continuously features in the top 10 of the TIN100 companies and announced strong half-year results in January with an increase in revenue of more than 5%. David Chin started in …

New Zealand’s Agritech sector vital to country’s economic growth

Sarah Gardyne Press Release, Tech News, TIN News

TIN’s third annual Agritech Insights Report offers significant analysis of New Zealand’s agricultural technology export sector  AUCKLAND, 1 July 2022 – Technology Investment Network (TIN) has released its third annual New Zealand Agritech Insights Report, providing compelling analysis of the size and scope of the country’s leading Agritech export companies, along with a pipeline of promising Agritech companies. Launched at …

TINWire Tech News Roundup: June 22

Sarah Gardyne Tech News, TIN News

Kia ora koutou Here at TIN we are very excited as the date for our ‘in-person’ launch of the 2022 Agritech Insights Report nears. Join us, in Hamilton, next Thursday as we discuss the key findings of the report. Gain insight from a panel of established and fast growing agritech companies and make the most of the opportunity to network …

TIN Member Spotlight: TOMRA Fresh Food

Sarah Gardyne Tech News, TIN Member Spotlight, TIN News

TOMRA Fresh Food, a business area of TOMRA, is the new name for the New Zealand-based company created through the 2020 unification of produce sorting companies Compac Sorting Equipment and BBC Technologies, which were acquired by Norwegian company TOMRA in 2016 and 2018 respectively. FY21 is the first reporting period for the new company, and the combined revenues of the …

TIN Member Spotlight: Trimax Mowing Systems

Sarah Gardyne Tech News, TIN Member Spotlight, TIN News

Trimax Mowing Systems manufactures professional turf maintenance equipment, designing, developing, and building high quality roller mowers since 1981. The company climbed an impressive 59 places in the 2021 TIN Report versus the 2020 TIN Report, entering the TIN100 at rank 64. Michael Sievwright, CEO of Trimax, says that the best business decision made in 2021 was continuing investment in the …

TIN Member Spotlight: Bluelab

Sarah Gardyne Tech News, TIN Member Spotlight, TIN News

The tenacity of high-tech agricultural technology manufacturer Bluelab over the past few challenging years delivered them a deserved place on the EY Ten Companies to Watch list for the first time in the 2021 TIN Report, with 91.1% growth, or $18.6m in new revenue. As demand for Bluelab’s automation, monitoring and control systems for Controlled Environment plant growers increased, despite …

TINWire Tech News Roundup: 17 May 22

Sarah Gardyne Tech News, TIN News

Kia ora koutou Will 2022 be the year that tech is truly recognised as the powerhouse it is within the wider NZ economy? At TIN we certainly like to think so and believe the 18th edition of the TIN Report, profiling the top 200 companies in the sector, will lend more weight to New Zealanders perception of the vital importance …

TINWire Tech News Roundup: 20 April 22

Sarah Gardyne Tech News, TIN News

Kia ora koutou Even the biggest optimists amongst us wouldn’t claim 2022 has got off to a brilliant start. But despite the global upheavals, skills shortages and supply chain issues, New Zealand tech companies are continuing to thrive, as evidenced by our inaugural Fintech Insights Report which we launched with a fascinating panel discussion recently. We’re also aiming to keep …

Visa Launches Programme to Help Creators Navigate NFTs

Sarah Gardyne Tech News, TIN News

One-year immersion programme is designed to bring together a global cohort of creators interested in building their business with NFTs, and New Zealand entrepreneurs are invited to submit interest. Right now, some 50 million artists, musicians and creators of all stripes publish content as a full or part-time source of income.[1]  With an estimated market size of more than US$100 …