Ocado Van

Ocado bets £17m on vertical farming

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Nicholas Fearn

The online grocer is investing £17m into the emerging vertical farming sector as it continues to diversify its technology portfolio.

London Underground

Transport for London to track Tube users via wifi

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Nicola Byrne

The depersonalised data collection, harnessed from more than 260 stations, will be used to help TfL improve the information it provides to its customers, reduce overcrowding, prioritise investment and lead to improvements in how the tube operates.

Grosvenor West End London

Grosvenor makes net zero pledge

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Nicholas Fearn

Grosvenor has become the latest in a series of developers and investors to announce plans to achieve net zero carbon emissions from its buildings, setting a bold target of 2030.

Vodafone Sets Date For 5g Launch

Vodafone 5G network to go live in July

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Nicola Byrne

The telecom giant has become the first to confirm a UK switch-on date. The 5G network will launch initially in seven cities in the UK on 3 July for both consumers and businesses.

UKPA Relaunch Party

UKPA relaunches with eyes on ‘huge potential’

The UK PropTech Association celebrated its relaunch after the FUTURE: PropTech conference in London last night. The relaunch involves a range of new membership options for the wider property industry and aims to encourage greater levels of collaboration and innovation.

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TRENDS Reports 2018/19

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Harry Proudley

Since 2018, Place Tech has published quarterly TRENDS reports, each providing a comprehensive insight into the latest proptech innovations, as well as tracking the transformation of the property industry. Access all available issues here.