Greece-based Helesi makes wheelie bins and other plastic waste management products in Greece, Cyprus and Italy. It also supplies waste management vehicles and services. At the beginning of 2010, Helesi sold its UK manufacturing operations to Straight for €1.7m. Helesi raised €17m (£11.6m) at 116p a share before expenses when it joined Aim on 23 November 2006. In 2009, Helesi raised €4.42m at 64 cents a share having originally wanted up to €10m.