Category: Companies

Quarterly Briefing Q2 2019: Focus – The “Four Pillars” of Sheffield’s Digital Tech Identity

The focus of this edition of the Quarterly Briefing is on what is unique about Sheffield's digital technology industry and which 'verticals' we have particularly strengths in.

In each edition of the briefing we’ll look at a specific aspect of Sheffield’s Digital Tech cluster, but for this first one we wanted to look at the history and particular concentrations of activity in order to provide an overview of the landscape – an attempt to unpick what Sheffield’s digital technology identity is, what

Company profile: Quidco

We caught up with cashback company, Quidco, a new member to the Sheffield Digital community.

Quidco is an online cashback provider. With only one main competitor in the UK, it markets itself as the first and the UK’s number one cashback site. Working with trusted brands and providing a superior customer experience is what the team feels differentiates Quidco from its competition. Sarah explains, “It’s the look and feel of

Company profile: Can Studios

New Sheffield Digital Member, Can Studios, has some exciting projects on the go and we caught up with Technical Director, Paul Hilton to find out more.

Can Studios was established almost 20 years ago by university friends Paul Hilton and Ian Stanyer. Applying their complementary skills in programming and design to various coursework projects, competitions and paid commissions, they eventually settled on Sheffield as the city to start their business in. Paul explains, “We’d done some work with an online casino

Next stop, iRepair Sheffield

Ecclesall Road’s iRepair Stop has joined Sheffield Digital and is offering a 10% discount to all members.

iRepair Stop opened in October 2018 on Ecclesall Road, close to Sheffield Hallam’s Collegiate Campus. In its prime location, it has quickly become the go-to place for iPhone, iPad and MacBook repairs from the large student community, local residents and visitors from further afield. The team – which consists of Dave Walker, Cal Lapugean and