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Smell of Success
SWEET SMELL of success could bring up to 15 badly-needed jobs
Taylor has set up a business, Ultra-Scent Ltd, to make equipment
to produce smells. He is negotiating for an order for 700
with a firm which deals with food fragrances. And a more sophisticated
model will soon be tested by 13 firms, including the world-renowned
Estee Lauder in the United States.
anticipation of landing the initial order, Dave, who works
from a small factory unit on Stranraer's Blackparks Estate,
is looking for four people, men or women, to train to make
he told the Free Press this week:
the potential is realised, we will need around 15 people
for assembly work".
Dave has been working on the project for five years and says
development costs have taken more than £100,000.
almost a year negotiating with Scottish Enterprise Dumfries
and Galloway resulted in an investment grant to enable him
to make 13 of the more sophisticated units for trials.