If it creates something unique, a company has Intellectual Property (IP) that it can protect and exploit. There are many funding opportunities for companies who want to develop and exploit their IP. There are also schemes and initiatives in which companies can collaborate with research partners, such as universities, to develop new ideas.
Learn more about copyright, designs, patents and trademarks in this section all about the basics of Intellectual Property.
Technology adoption can help your business become more productive. Find different options that might be right for your business.
There are many forms of financial help that aim to support companies as they innovate and generate new ideas. Find one to help you.
The research and development of a new business idea isn't often achieved alone, there are many research partners and organisations that can provide support and advice for your new business ideas.