LONDON, February 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --
Marks & Spencer (M&S) has announced the finalists of the Big Innovation Pitch at Ecobuild; an initiative designed to identify and work with unrecognised innovations across the sustainable design, construction and energy sectors.
The finalists are as follows:
- Newlife Paints Ltd - Waste Paint Recycling
- Ritec International - Clearshield Eco-System
- Cosaf Environments Ltd - Gatorduct
- Endo Enterprises - Endotherm
- Novah Ltd - LED lighting
These five companies will pitch for a final time on the second day of Ecobuild 2015 in front of a panel of experts, including senior representation from M&S, plus the entire South Arena audience. The successful company will work with M&S to investigate applying the winning product or service into the retailer's buildings.
Munish Datta, Head of Plan A and Facilities Management at M&S, said: "We were extremely impressed with the quality of the pitches presented to us and found it challenging to narrow so many interesting products to a final five. We are very much looking forward to the culmination of the Big Innovation Pitch."
M&S is the partner of Ecobuild's first ever Innovation Showcase, which will display the very latest innovations from across the sustainable built environment.
For further information about Ecobuild, and to register for your free ticket to see the final of The Big Innovation Pitch, please visit http://www.ecobuild.co.uk.
SOURCE UBM Live Built Environment