Intellectual property assets of Tullis Russell Papermakers are for sale

Intellectual property assets of Tullis Russell Papermakers are for sale

The intellectual property assets of the venerable paper making business, Tullis Russell Papermakers,are for sale following an instruction from administrators, KPMG to Metis Partners, the intellectual property consultancy with offices in London, Glasgow and the USA. Founded in 1809, the Fife-based manufacturer, which went into administration earlier this year, has a lengthy, and highly-respected record […]

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Intellectual property assets of PaperlinX go up for sale

The intellectual property assets of paper industry business, PaperlinX,are for sale following an instruction from administrators, Deloitte to Metis Partners, the intellectual property consultancy with offices in London, Glasgow and the USA. PaperlinX is a widely-recognised international paper merchant whose customers include high street retailers such as Marks & Spencer and supermarkets Tesco and Sainsbury’s. […]

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Tullis Russell IP Asset Sale

Tullis Russell IP Asset Sale

Blair Nimmo and Tony Friar of KPMG LLP, Joint Administrators of Tullis Russell Papermakers Limited (in Administration) (‘‘Tullis Russell’’ or ‘‘the Company’’) have appointed Metis Partners to support the marketing and sale of the intellectual property (“IP”) assets of the Company. IP Highlights Popular Paper and Board Product Brands Established, Well-Known & Respected Names Heritage […]

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PaperlinX Brands IP Asset Sale

PaperlinX Brands IP Asset Sale

This is a unique opportunity to buy the IP assets of a UK market leading paper merchant, which includes an extensive trade mark portfolio and goodwill rights in a number of associated corporate, product & service brands as well as registered domain names. OVERVIEW PaperlinX sources, stocks, markets and distributes papers and communications materials, and […]

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Music Streaming Brand Blinkbox Music’s substantial intellectual property assets are up for sale

Music Streaming Brand Blinkbox Music’s substantial  intellectual property assets are up for sale

The intellectual property assets of digital music streaming platform brand, Blinkbox Music, are for sale following an instruction from administrators, Smith & Williamson LLP, to Metis Partners, the internationally operating intellectual property specialist. Blinkbox Music, incorporated in 2006, was acquired by Tesco in 2012 for £10.8 million before being sold to Guvera, an Australian business […]

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Metis Partners establishes Intellectual Property Brokerage to channel huge fashion and retail interest

Metis Partners establishes Intellectual Property Brokerage to channel huge fashion and retail interest

Following the resounding success of sales in fashion and retail, intellectual property (“IP”) specialist Metis Partners is launching one of the UK’s first dedicated Intellectual Property Brokerage services to serve their rapidly expanding portfolio of clients. The global consulting business, which has offices in Glasgow, London and USA, specialises in the assessment and exploitation of […]

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Lawn Bowls 2015

Lawn Bowls 2015

Following on from the massive success of our inaugural Laws Bowls Extravaganza last year, we couldn’t help but feel we needed to come back for more. As many of you are already aware, this year’s event will take place at Glasgow’s iconic Kelvingrove bowling green on Friday 26th June! Last year’s event proved hugely popular. New bonds […]

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SOLD: Blinkbox Music IP Asset Sale

SOLD: Blinkbox Music IP Asset Sale

OVERVIEW Blinkbox Music is an established music streaming platform available over the web and via iOS and Android apps and has a wide and loyal customer base. £millions has been invested in creating and developing the Blinkbox Music offering. Revenue has primarily been generated through advertising whereby advertisers pay monthly fees to deliver adverts to […]

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SOLD: Online Retail Businesses IP Asset Sale

SOLD: Online Retail Businesses IP Asset Sale

This is a unique opportunity to purchase the intellectual property assets behind an established online retailer, including several eCommerce health and well-being websites, over 70 domain names and an extensive database of over 110,000 customers. SALE All offers and requests for more information should be submitted by email directly to Linda Shannon at linda@metispartners.com. OVERVIEW BMJ, formed […]

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SOLD: Ekos Global IP Asset Sale

SOLD: Ekos Global IP Asset Sale

This is a unique opportunity to acquire the intellectual property (“IP”) assets of Ekos Global Limited, the company behind the “software as a service” Ekos Global e-commerce platform that dramatically accelerates global expansion for retailers by launching localised versions of their online store across multiple international markets in a single day. BUSINESS OVERVIEW The intention […]

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SOLD: Blipfoto IP Asset Sale

SOLD: Blipfoto IP Asset Sale

Tom MacLennan of FRP Advisory LLP, Provisional Liquidator of Blipfoto Limited, appointed Metis Partners to handle the sale of the IP assets behind social media photo sharing site polaroidblipfoto.com. The Edinburgh-based site hosts more than five million images and generated a genuine global community, with “Blippers” in over 175 countries sharing moments of their daily […]

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SOLD: Bank Fashion IP Asset Sale

SOLD: Bank Fashion IP Asset Sale

William Dawson, Daniel Smith and Paul Meadows of Deloitte LLP, Joint Administrators of Bank Fashion Limited (in Administration) (“BANK” or “the Company”) have appointed Metis Partners to sell the extensive trade mark portfolio and the goodwill rights in numerous brands traded by the Company. Trade marked brands available for sale include the high street staple […]

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Metis Partners to open new Aberdeen office to assist companies in oil capital with IP assets

Metis Partners to open new Aberdeen office to assist companies in oil capital with IP assets

Metis Partners, an award-winning, multi-disciplinary intellectual property consulting firm, will showcase its credentials at one of Aberdeen’s most prestigious and high profile business events this week (March 4) as a prelude to opening a new, dedicated office in Scotland’s oil capital. The globally-operating company, which also has offices in the UK and USA, will be […]

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Metis Partners at ITF 2015 Showcase & Conference

Metis Partners at ITF 2015 Showcase & Conference

Metis Partners are delighted to be attending the ITF (Industry Technology Facilitator) 2015 Showcase & Conference this Wednesday (4th March) at the Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre. It is a high-profile and prestigious event, and the ideal prelude to Metis Partners opening a dedicated office in Scotland’s oil capital this summer. The conference will be […]

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Metis Partners Burns Night 2015

Metis Partners Burns Night 2015

2014 was a bumper year for our Corporate Recovery team, with over 50% growth and a variety of assignments taking us across the country and spanning many different industries, from shipbuilding to software, and fashion retail to burial services! In celebration of yet another great year, our Corporate Recovery team hosted our annual Burns Night […]

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SOLD: Manzaro IP Asset Sale

SOLD: Manzaro IP Asset Sale

Simon Thornton of Houghton Stone Business Recovery, the Liquidator of Manzaro Global Ventures Limited (in Liquidation) (“the Company”), has appointed Metis Partners to support the marketing and sale of the intellectual property (“IP”) assets relating to the Company. Overview This is a unique opportunity to purchase several established international food and beverage brands, and related […]

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Metis Partners helps bring BongoMagic’s web-based ‘word-of-mouth’ technology to the market

Metis Partners helps bring BongoMagic’s web-based ‘word-of-mouth’ technology to the market

Following intense interest in the social and referral marketing sector, the deadline for the sale of the intellectual property (IP) of Scottish technology pioneer Larosco has been extended by Metis Partners, which is bringing the assets to the market. Metis Partners, the Glasgow-based, internationally operating intellectual property specialist, has had much interest in the firm, […]

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SOLD: Miss Scarlett IP Asset Sale

SOLD: Miss Scarlett IP Asset Sale

  OVERVIEW Having been established in 2003, the brand’s strong heritage and association with style, quality and individuality has inevitably led to huge credibility in the marketplace over key clothing and footwear categories. The market niche exploited by the brand was evidenced by its popularity with consumers in achieving substantial sales figures whilst its products […]

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Thank you!

Thank you!

At the end of October we had the soft launch of our brand new website and we would like to take this opportunity to thank you for feedback you have given us. Your comments, combined with that of our other friends and partners, has provided us with an invaluable outsider’s perspective as to any issues, what you […]

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Par Equity Sponsorship

Par Equity Sponsorship

Metis Partners were delighted to sponsor the recent Par Equity Annual Update – Thursday (4th December). Par Equity is an investment firm who concentrate on innovative, high return investment opportunities – aligning with many of the clients who seek our services for new funding options. The event provided us with an opportunity to meet and […]

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SOLD: Natural Hero IP Asset Sale

SOLD: Natural Hero IP Asset Sale

This is a unique opportunity to purchase the brand and associated intellectual property assets related to the innovative sports and wellness company Natural Hero Limited (in Liquidation). Established in the ethical sports and wellbeing marketplace, the Natural Hero brand carries significant brand extension potential. Further IP assets for sale include product formulations, registered trade marks, […]

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SOLD: Reaqua Systems IP Asset Sale

SOLD: Reaqua Systems IP Asset Sale

This sale is a unique opportunity to purchase the intellectual property assets relating to the innovative Reaqua micro greywater reuse technology, a proven solution which reduces water consumption by up to 30% and energy consumption for water heating by up to 50%. Business Overview Incorporated in 2009 as a corporate venture by Scottish & Southern […]

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Software patents and how we fare in Europe and the UK

Ahead of the ScotSoft 2014 event in Edinburgh on Thursday 2nd October, we here at Metis Partners thought it would be fitting to examine some statistics around software patenting trends at home and abroad, and consider what other forms of protection are currently afforded to software-focused innovators and companies. In the first instance, we decided […]

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Is your database your most valuable asset?

We’ve all heard the buzz around “Big Data,” large swathes of personal consumer information which can be used to maximise business intelligence while personalising and optimising consumer needs. But despite its entrance into the collective commercial consciousness, companies often fail to acknowledge the significant amount of data which exist within their own business models. For […]

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