Press Releases


Our latest press releases

Bactest manufacturing partner Boddingtons Plastics Ltd opens new £4.6 million factory

Bactest manufacturing partner Boddingtons (check) opens new £4.6 million factory. On Tuesday November 1st 2016, Bactest CEO Annie Brooking, Director of Product Development Toby Rickett and Speedy Breedy Product Manager Jean-Pierre Joubert were invited to the opening of Boddingtons £4.6million state-of-the-art injection moulding plant in Marden, Kent.

BACTEST® Announces Piers Clark as Chairman of the Board

October 5 2015 - Cambridge UK based BACTEST®, inventor and manufacturer of water analysis product Speedy Breedy® and waste water management solution Shepherd, announced today the appointment of Dr. Piers Clark as Chairman.

BACTEST® shortlisted for the Business SME of the Year award 2014

It is the simplicity of both the idea and execution that has impressed the judges and has gained BACTEST® a place on the shortlist of the Festival of Business SME of the Year award.

BACTEST® Launches Speedy Breedy® in the US Brewing Sector at MBAA Conference

Kberg to Present Speedy Breedy® at Master Brewers Conference in Chicago.

BACTEST® Announces Global Partnership with Goltens in Ballast Water Market

BACTEST® has signed a global exclusive distribution agreement with Goltens to sell Speedy Breedy® in to the Ballast Water Testing Market.

BACTEST® honored with BlueTech® Research Innovation Award

In acknowledgement of its novel, innovative water technology, BACTEST® has been awarded the Innovation Tracker Badge by BlueTech® Research. Recognition for this award highlights the advanced nature of Speedy Breedy® within the water industry.

BACTEST® Launches Suite of Media Products for Fast Contamination Testing in Food

The new products will selectively identify contamination caused by Staphyloccocus, Salmonella, Listeria, and Yeasts. These four new products join the company’s existing media products for E. coli, Coliforms, Pseudomonas and Enterococci.

BACTEST® Launches Upgraded Speedy Breedy to Monitor Contamination in Ballast Water

New features for Speedy Breedy® to enable it to test for contamination in Ballast Water in accordance with the Ballast Water Treatment Performance Standard (D2) as set out by the International Maritime Organisation (IMO).

BACTEST® launches Global Scouting for Sales Programme

The Scouting for Sales Programme promises to reward individuals with a £250 payment when one of their contacts purchases and pays for Speedy Breedy® from the website using their unique Scout ID code.

BACTEST® launches new Speedy Breedy® product for the Brewing Industry

Bactest® has developed a special culture vessel populated with a media product that will enable breweries to identify the presence of wild yeasts in beer days faster than current methods.