BBC Radio Nottingham interviewed Simon McMaster, Founder of Footfalls & Heartbeats, to find out more about how smart fabric is being developed to help people.
Footfalls & Heartbeats today announce a strategic investment round of £1.25m with The Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS) tax relief.
Now, almost 430 years later, Footfalls & Heartbeats (UK) Limited, based in the Ingenuity Centre at the University of Nottingham, is pioneering a truly innovative process for the manufacturing of smart knitted fabric.
“My dream is to “change the world”, to allow science to make lives better and by making them better to unleash the potential that lives within all souls”.
The global market for the application of smart fabrics and intelligent textiles is rapidly growing.
Earlier this year, Footfalls & Heartbeats (UK) Limited was commissioned to undertake a project for KOB, the world’s leading manufacturer of bandages and fabrics, to monitor the success of compression therapy.
Footfalls & Heartbeats has been selected for participation in Pitch@Palace, The Duke of York’s initiative to help start-up businesses - please vote now to help Footfalls & Heartbeats win the People's Choice Award!
Footfalls and Heartbeats (UK) Limited are pleased to announce that their new offices in The Ingenuity centre in Nottingham, UK are fully operational.
Footfalls & Heartbeats (UK) Limited is delighted to announce that it has entered into a Heads of Terms commercial agreement with the University of Nottingham.
Footfalls and Heartbeats (UK) Limited was pleased to see some future textile sensor technology being showcased at The Houses of Parliament in London, England.