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Sustainable businesses

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incognito®

incognito® - Share Issue

EIS share issue to high net worth individuals for leading natural insect repellent brand incognito®

Impact

The 100% natural place-based formula is free from potentially harmful chemicals and offers the strongest form of protection available on the market, helping protect against insect borne diseases such as malaria.

Amount raised

£357,000

Date

2014

River Cottage

River Cottage – Bond Issue

Private placement to institutions, charitable foundations and high net worth individuals for the creation of the new canteens and delis across the South West.

Impact

Increasing the availability, awareness and profile of season and local food.

Amount raised

£600,000

Date

2011

Indian Organic Tea

Indian Organic Tea – Share Issue

Equity raising for leading Indian organic and biodynamic team company for the acquisition, revitalisation and organic conversion of derelict estates in Darjeeling.

Impact

Significant positive social impact through investment in estate schools, medical centres and housing.

Amount raised

15m

Date

2011

River Cottage Canteen & Deli

River Cottage Canteen & Deli – Share Issue

Private placements to institutions, charitable foundations and high net worth individuals for the creation of new canteens and delis across the South West.

Impact

Increasing the availability, awareness and profile of seasonal and local food.

Amount raised

£1.5m

Date

2011

Cafédirect

Cafédirect – Share Issues

Retail offer and private placement for the UK fairtrade pioneer in hot beverages.

Impact

100% fairtrade business supporting growers across the world.

Amount raised

£6.6m

Date

2004, 2011

Ethical Property Company

Ethical Property Company – Share Issues

Retail offers and private placements to support ethical property investment for voluntary organisations, charities, social enterprises and campaign groups.

Impact

Supporting innovative and progressive organisations working for social change by providing affordable office and work space.

Amount raised

£12.5m

Date

1999, 2002, 2006, 2010

Proper Welsh

Proper Welsh – Share Issues

Private placement to institutions, charitable foundations and high net worth individuals to set up a new welsh dairy processing facility and launch a Welsh milk brand.

Impact

Enabling Welsh milk to stay in Wales and reducing food miles – each Proper Welsh bottle of milk travels 360 miles or less.

Amount raised

£1.5m

Date

2011

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Charities & social enterprises

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