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The Tycoon Enterprise competition is going well and both the Year 8 and 12 teams have adapted to COVID restrictions. We thought we’d share how some of our fledgling businesses are doing and encourage you to check out their social accounts and websites.

The Year 8 teams who are currently in profit are …

  • Paws for the Planet: £423.09 profit, 564% return on investment
  • JLK: £130.00 profit, 260% return on investment
  • Eco Accessories: £95.80 profit, 479% return on investment

Paws for the Planet team members Jasmine, Emma T, Abigail, Morven, Alice, Zoe D and Amelie are selling a range of eco-friendly dog accessories and homemade dog treats! Give them a follow on Instagram. 

The Year 8 team Eco Accessories are selling handmade masks and scrunchies made from recycled fabrics. The team comprising Rahel, Aanya, Dunya, Matilda, Yuna, Samara, Ishita are also on Instagram and have their own website too. 

“Hand tie dyed bucket hats and masks. Personalised to a colour combination of your choice!” – if that’s what you are looking for, then head over to Instagram to see Team JLK‘s products brought together by Jaan, Kiki , Jemima and Lila.

Year 8 teams Little Things and The Care Bear Packages are also busy working on their products. Watch this space!

The Year 12 teams who are currently in profit are …

  • Off The Record: £194.50 profit, 243% return on investment 
  • Dizi Products: £187.77 profit, 226% return on investment
  • Scrapbuds: £179.00, 426% return on investment

Off The Record are, as their name suggests, making products related to records, incuding asthetic record disc bowls. See their Instagram here.

Dizi Products from Year 12 specialise in a range of beautiful jewellery. Follow Sophie, Ellie, Mia and Paloma’s ventures on Instagram and their website.

Scrapbuds sell homemade beeswax food wraps (see right) and handmade soft toys plus Christmas decorations. See the latest from Li An, Dulcie and Isabelle on Instagram and on their website.

Read more about the national Tycoon Enterprise competition and how the teams were selected here.

We are very proud of what they have achieved so far and can’t wait to see what the teams get up to next term, as there is still plenty of time to sell more products before the competition ends in March.

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