TIN Member Spotlight: Volpara Health

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For the second year in a row, Wellington-based Volpara Health Technologies topped the Absolute IT Supreme Scale-ups list in the 2021 TIN Report. Volpara had strong forward momentum despite Covid-driven uncertainties with demand for its cancer detection and prevention software continuing to grow. The company generated record revenue and exceeded its guidance. Volpara’s strong 56.3% growth (or $7.1m in new …

TIN Member Spotlight: Pacific Edge

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Pacific Edge is a cancer diagnostic company specialising in the discovery and commercialisation of diagnostic and prognostic tests for better detection and management of cancer. In the 2021 TIN Report the company came surging back into the Absolute IT Supreme Scale-Ups list registering just over 100% growth in FY21 and lifting its revenue over $10m for the first time. FY21 …

TIN Member Spotlight: Aroa Biosurgery

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Aroa Biosurgery is a soft-tissue regeneration company that develops, manufactures, and distributes medical and surgical products to improve healing in complex wounds and soft tissue reconstruction. Founded in 2008 by Dr Brian Ward, Aroa launched its first product for chronic non-healing wounds to the US market in 2013. The company has since expanded its product portfolio and commercial operation both …

TIN Member Spotlight: ADInstruments

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ADInstruments has been serving healthcare, medical researchers and educators for more than 30 years. Committed to making science easier, ADInstrument’s suite of products comprises industry-leading hardware like PowerLab and cutting-edge software tools like LabChart and Lt. Educators save time and effort using Lt’s extensive collection of over 500 lessons and labs addressing physiology, nursing, medicine, anatomy, biology, and chemistry. The …

TIN Member Spotlight: Douglas Pharmaceuticals

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Douglas Pharmaceuticals’ aim is clear: to improve people’s lives. The company was founded in 1967 by West Auckland pharmacist Sir Graeme Douglas who dispensed prescription medicines. In 1980 he turned his hand to manufacturing and by the 1990s Douglas was successfully researching and developing its own products for the domestic and international markets. Today, Douglas employs 720 people and exports …

TIN Member Spotlight: AFT Pharmaceuticals

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AFT Pharmaceuticals continues to be one of New Zealand’s most successful Healthtech companies with a revenue of $113,100m in 2021. Despite a challenging year, the company managed to hold on to rank 24 in the TIN200 (New Zealand’s top 200 tech exporters), launched a range of new products and continues to build its presence across various territories like Europe and …

TIN Member Spotlight: Livestock Improvement Corporation

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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 …

TIN Member Spotlight: TOMRA Fresh Food

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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

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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

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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 …