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December 2, 2022 in San Francisco, HR & People Engagement, Awards

Crosschq Named Best in Class HR Technology for Recruitment by 2022 HRO Today Association Awards

Crosschq, pioneers of the Talent Intelligence Cloud™, which is powering a revolution in data-driven hiring and people analytics, today shared that it was recently named the Best in Class HR…
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November 30, 2022 in Singapore, HR & People Engagement, Tokyo

Four Companies Collaborate to Support DX in Manufacturing

Fujitsu, Kawasaki Heavy Industries Ltd., SAP Japan Co., Ltd. and Skillnote Corporation plan to collaborate on the development of platform services supporting digital transformation (DX) in the manufacturing industry, with…
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November 30, 2022 in San Francisco, HR & People Engagement, Awards

Crosschq Named Best in Class HR Technology for Recruitment

Crosschq, pioneers of the Talent Intelligence Cloud™, which is powering a revolution in data-driven hiring and people analytics, today shared that it was recently named the Best in Class HR…
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November 29, 2022 in Funding Announcement, CRM & Customer Experience

Deepgram lands new cash to grow its enterprise voice-recognition business

Deepgram, a company developing voice-recognition tech for the enterprise, today raised $47 million in new funding led by Madrona Venture Group with participation from Citi Ventures and Alkeon. An extension…
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November 28, 2022 in Foundries, Singapore, Featured, Announcements

SAP.iO Foundry Singapore and HCLTech Launch Intelligent Enterprise Program

November 25, 2022 — SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) and HCLTech launched a virtual startup program focused on the Intelligent Enterprise at SAP.iO Foundry Singapore. Five international startups have been selected by a jury of…
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November 24, 2022 in Tel Aviv, Business Technology Platform

Solar-tech developer BladeRanger acquires Raycatch assets

BladeRanger, the developer of an autonomous solar panel cleaning robot, has acquired the assets, operations and 400,000 shares of climate tech company Raycatch Ltd. for approximately $1.5 million. The acquisition will allow BladeRanger…
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November 23, 2022 in Article, CRM & Customer Experience, Supply Chain Management

Help Holiday Shoppers Shop with Retail Solutions on SAP Store

This holiday season, consumers are more budget conscious than ever as they react to inflation – and smart retailers are harnessing all the tools available to keep sales up while…
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November 23, 2022 in New York, CRM & Customer Experience

Public sector drives strong demand for conversational AI, with 2.7M+ users served on the Yellow.ai platform

With governments across the world working to enable broad-scaled digital transformation, public sector organizations are increasingly gravitating towards the adoption of Conversational AI solutions to redefine the citizen experience. According…
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November 21, 2022 in CRM & Customer Experience, San Francisco

How Startup FindMine Leverages AI to Lift E-Commerce Content, Revenue

Anyone who’s ever run a website can relate to the challenge of populating that site with an adequate supply of quality content that will keep an audience coming back and support…
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November 18, 2022 in New York, CRM & Customer Experience

Virtual Store Platform Obsess Introduces First-of-Its-Kind

New Industry Innovation Enables Any Brand to Create Its Own Customized Metaverse Experience. Charlotte Tilbury Is First Partner to Launch “Branded Avatars” as Part of Its Immersive Holiday Shopping World.…
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November 16, 2022 in Funding Announcement, Supply Chain Management, Foundries, Portfolio News

Clarifruit raises $12 million to reduce waste in the fruit and vegetable industry

Clarifruit, a company developing a software platform for automated quality control for fruit and vegetable supply chains, has announced that it has completed a $12 million Series A round led…
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November 16, 2022 in Uncategorized, Foundries, Interview, Supply Chain Management, Inspiring Innovators

Inspiring Innovators: Leanne Kemp Founder and CEO of Everledger, On Transparency

At SAP.iO, we work with innovative people and new technologies that positively impact our world every day, and we think it’s time to share their stories with you! In our…
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November 28, 2022 in Foundries, Singapore, Featured, Announcements

SAP.iO Foundry Singapore and HCLTech Launch Intelligent Enterprise Program

November 25, 2022 — SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) and HCLTech launched a virtual startup program focused on the Intelligent Enterprise at SAP.iO Foundry Singapore. Five international startups have been selected by a jury of…
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November 16, 2022 in Funding Announcement, Supply Chain Management, Foundries, Portfolio News

Clarifruit raises $12 million to reduce waste in the fruit and vegetable industry

Clarifruit, a company developing a software platform for automated quality control for fruit and vegetable supply chains, has announced that it has completed a $12 million Series A round led…
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November 16, 2022 in Uncategorized, Foundries, Interview, Supply Chain Management, Inspiring Innovators

Inspiring Innovators: Leanne Kemp Founder and CEO of Everledger, On Transparency

At SAP.iO, we work with innovative people and new technologies that positively impact our world every day, and we think it’s time to share their stories with you! In our…
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November 4, 2022 in Foundries, Tokyo, Featured, Announcements

SAP.iO Foundry Tokyo to Accelerate Startups Offering B2B Enterprise SaaS

November 4, 2022 — SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) today launched its B2B startup program at SAP.iO Foundry Tokyo with focus on B2B Enterprise SaaS. Four startups working in multiple domains…
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November 1, 2022 in CRM & Customer Experience, Foundries

WISY PLATFORMS: BRINGING VISIBILITY TO PRODUCT AVAILABILITY IN CPG RETAIL

Wisy Platforms is building a predictive, decision-analytics retail operations and execution platform to help retailers solve and overcome the product availability challenges that they have lived with until now. Using…
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October 27, 2022 in Foundries, Featured, Consumer Industries, Announcements, Shanghai

New “Future of Shopping” Startup Program at SAP.iO Foundry Shanghai

October 27, 2022 – SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) launched a new startup program focused on consumer and retail technology that will shape the future of shopping at the SAP.iO Foundry…
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October 19, 2022 in Uncategorized, Foundries, Featured, Business Technology Platform, Inspiring Innovators

Inspiring Innovators: Neha Singh Founder and CEO of Obsess, On Listening to Your Gut

At SAP.iO, we work with innovative people and new technologies that positively impact our world every day, and we think it’s time to share their stories with you! In our…
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October 19, 2022 in Foundries, Tel Aviv, Featured, Sustainability, Announcements

SAP.iO Launches Carbon Accounting Startup Program to Help Customers Enhance Sustainability Efforts

October 19, 2022 — SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) launched a virtual startup program focused on carbon accounting at the SAP.iO Foundry Tel Aviv. A jury of SAP experts, partners, investment…
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October 17, 2022 in Foundries, New York, Featured, HR & People Engagement, Announcements

SAP.iO Foundry New York Kicks Off Web3 in Future of Work Program

October 17, 2022 — SAP SE‘s (NYSE: SAP) SAP.iO Foundry New York has launched its latest startup program focused on Web3 in the Future of Work with SAP SuccessFactors. Five…
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October 11, 2022 in Foundries, Munich, Featured, Announcements

SAP.iO Launches Industry 4.0 Startup Program to Drive Startup Innovation in Collaboration with Accenture

October 11, 2022 — SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) is collaborating with Accenture on a virtual startup program focused on Industry 4.0 and based at the SAP.iO Foundry Munich. A jury…
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October 10, 2022 in Foundries, Paris

New SAP.iO Foundry Paris Promotion Shapes the Future of Retail

The eighth edition of the SAP.iO Foundry Paris program extends the company’s commitment to startups, with this round focused on the retail experience. The final selection of participating startups has…
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October 6, 2022 in Foundries, Awards

Geek+’s PopPick wins European Product Design Award

Geek+, the global leader in autonomous mobile robots, has been awarded the 2022 European Product Design Award in the Industrial Robot category for its innovative PopPick solution. Geek+ co-founder and…
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September 19, 2022 in Venture Studio, Uncategorized, Blog, Global

Did you catch all our latest SAP.iO Venture Studio highlights?

July – September 2022 | Achievements & News from SAP.iO Venture Studio  SAP.iO Venture Studio drives a new era of organic growth at SAP. It empowers entrepreneurial teams inside SAP…
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July 5, 2022 in Venture Studio, Blog, Global

Did you catch all our latest SAP.iO Venture Studio highlights?

April – June 2022 | Achievements & News from SAP.iO Venture Studio  SAP.iO Venture Studio drives a new era of organic growth at SAP. It empowers entrepreneurial teams inside SAP…
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April 28, 2022 in Blog, Global, Venture Studio

Did you catch all our latest SAP.iO Venture Studio highlights?

January — March 2022 | Achievements & News from SAP.iO Venture Studio SAP.iO Venture Studio drives a new era of organic growth at SAP. It empowers entrepreneurial teams inside SAP…
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April 28, 2022 in Blog, Global, Venture Studio

One year as a venture: EverLoop by SAP

Just about one year ago, the SAP.iO Venture Studio welcomed a new venture to their team: EverLoop by SAP. With this milestone just passing, we thought it would be great to talk to…
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April 19, 2022 in Blog, Global, Venture Studio

Celebrating twelve months of Source Agent by SAP

Last spring, the SAP.iO Venture Studio welcomed a new employee-led venture to their portfolio: Source Agent by SAP. Time flies and with this big achievement just flying by, we wanted…
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March 20, 2022 in Venture Studio, Supply Chain Management, Sustainability

SAP, Unilever Pilot Blockchain Technology Supporting Deforestation-Free Palm Oil

SAP and Unilever today announced a pilot of the GreenToken by SAP solution to further increase traceability and transparency in Unilever’s global palm oil supply chain. Read More
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January 11, 2022 in Blog, Global, Venture Studio

Did you catch all our latest SAP.iO Venture Studio highlights?

October — December 2021 | Achievements & News from SAP.iO Venture Studio SAP.iO Venture Studio drives a new era of organic growth at SAP. It empowers entrepreneurial teams inside SAP…
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January 11, 2022 in Funding Announcement, Blog, Global, Venture Studio

Brilliant Hire by SAP Shines Bright in Venture Capital Round

By Jacqueline Prause, SAP Global Content Team The future shines bright at Brilliant Hire by SAP, a dynamic startup that believes in giving job candidates the agency to bring their whole…
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December 17, 2021 in Foundries, Venture Studio, Announcements, Awards

SAP is awarded for its startup friendliness and accelerator program

December 17, 2021 — For the second time in a row, SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) was recognized with the annual Corporate Startup Stars Award 2021 as one of the Top…
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November 18, 2021 in Global, Venture Studio, Blog

Dedication for progress: From employees to co-founders

A good idea is based on a combination of intuition, customer understanding and experience. Fortunately, Travis Mattern and Will Caseber have just that. While they’ve been long-time SAP employees, they…
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October 18, 2021 in Blog, Global, Venture Studio

How startups can help to create a positive impact on society and business

A good product is no longer enough to win a customer. Sustainability has become the new compass for companies worldwide and has gained enormous importance over the years. “There is…
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October 13, 2021 in Blog, Global, Venture Studio

Did you catch all our latest SAP.iO Venture Studio highlights?

July — September 2021 | Achievements & News from SAP.iO Venture Studio SAP.iO Venture Studio drives a new era of organic growth at SAP. It invests in new ventures founded…
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July 28, 2022 in Inclusiveness, No Boundaries Event, Featured

SAP Achieves Goal of Supporting 200 Startups Founded or Led by Underrepresented Entrepreneurs Six Months Ahead of Schedule

SAP announced that it has supported 200 startups founded or led by a female or member of an underrepresented group as of July 2022. This is six months ahead of…
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July 20, 2022 in Blog, Inclusiveness, Global, Interview, Inspiring Innovators

Inspiring Innovators: Riana Lynn CEO and Founder of Journey Foods, On being a serial entrepreneur

At SAP.iO, we work with innovative people and new technologies that positively impact our world every day, and we think it’s time to share their stories with you! In our…
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February 23, 2022 in Inclusiveness, Funding Announcement, Business Technology Platform, Foundries

GraphQL developer platform Hasura raises $100M Series C

Hasura, the company behind the popular open source Hasura GraphQL Engine that can turn virtually any database into a GraphQL API, today announced that it has raised a $100 million…
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October 28, 2021 in Inclusiveness

In a League of their Own: How Female Leaders Help Power SAP Store

The COVID-19 pandemic has not been friendly to women in the workforce, setting gender parity efforts back by a generation or more, according to the World Economic Forum. However, while the…
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September 6, 2021 in Foundries, Inclusiveness

Henkel : Idea Hackathon supports 100 early-stage female founders

The Henkel Xathon, an ideation hackathon for female founders, is taking place for the third time. The aim is to promote female entrepreneurs and talents in the technology industry, strengthen…
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March 24, 2021 in Article, Inclusiveness

Corporate investors hold the key to fostering inclusive entrepreneurship

Alarming headlines about women leaving the workforce during the pandemic abound. A quick Google on the topic will yield results including “How COVID-19 Sent Women’s Workforce Progress Backward”, “Women’s COVID-Fueled…
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March 11, 2021 in Inclusiveness, Interview, ERP & Finance

Getting Energized to Level the Playing Field

A conversation with Amanda Niklaus, PPA Transaction Manager in the renewable industry. The Road Less Traveled What initially drew you to the energy industry? During my Master’s studies, there was…
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March 8, 2021 in Inclusiveness, Foundries, Blog

Changing Our Perspective on Women Entrepreneurs

Slowly, but surely, glass ceilings around the world are beginning to crack and break. Although it is a slow progress, it is progress. We are not only finally seeing a…
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March 8, 2021 in Inclusiveness

Celebrating Innovators Transforming Industries

In honor of International Women's Day, we’re celebrating innovators in our global community that are transforming industries. We believe that diversity yields better innovation and are proud that 50% of…
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March 5, 2021 in Inclusiveness, Podcast

Out now: Femventures – a podcast on adventurous women in tech

Femventures is a podcast by SAP.iO that brings you stories of women who are currently shaping the future of the tech industry. You will hear from women at SAP who are…
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December 7, 2020 in Inclusiveness, New York

Inspiring FinTech Females 2020: the Top 50 Women Transforming Financial Technology

NYC FinTech Women, an organization created to connect, empower and promote women to advance their careers in financial technology (FinTech), continues to celebrate and recognize women who are driving innovation,…
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November 19, 2020 in Foundries, Article, Inclusiveness, New York

The Eyes Have It: The Future Of Human-Machine Relations

Has this ever happened to you? Shopping for fresh vegetables at your local market when you notice that special someone across the aisle? And when your eyes lock, you know…
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November 16, 2022 in Funding Announcement, Supply Chain Management, Foundries, Portfolio News

Clarifruit raises $12 million to reduce waste in the fruit and vegetable industry

Clarifruit, a company developing a software platform for automated quality control for fruit and vegetable supply chains, has announced that it has completed a $12 million Series A round led…
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November 3, 2022 in Portfolio News, Awards

7 SAP.iO startups recognized by CB Insights as companies using tech to enhance market research & consumer insights

The following startups were recognized in a recent CB Insights Market Map as leading companies offering market research tools like emotion AI and social listening to allow consumer products companies…
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July 21, 2022 in Global, Portfolio News, Business Technology Platform

SAP Acquires Search-Driven Analytics Company Askdata

SAP today announced that it has acquired Askdata, a startup focused on search-driven analytics. Askdata participated in SAP.iO's Foundry San Francisco Cohort in 2019. With the acquisition of Askdata, SAP…
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June 9, 2022 in San Francisco, Portfolio News, HR & People Engagement

Automated Coaching Platform Cloverleaf Raises $9M in Series A funding to help organizations retain and grow teams

Cloverleaf, an automated coaching technology designed to bring out the best in workers and teams, has closed $9M in Series A funding. The round was led by Origin Ventures with the participation…
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May 20, 2022 in Foundries, Portfolio News

Round 2: Even MORE SAP.iO Human Experience Management Startups to Keep Your Eyes on

This batch of startup solutions are helping SAP SuccessFactors HXM customers enable employees to be their best SAP customers are changing the world of work for good with the next…
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April 28, 2022 in New York, San Francisco, Portfolio News, Supply Chain Management

Supply Chain Innovator Verusen Partners with Daivergent to Create Jobs in AI for People on the Autism Spectrum

While Artificial Intelligence (AI) in the supply chain marketplace is expected to reach $16.7B globally by 2027, human augmentation remains a critical component to success. This is why global supply chain…
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April 26, 2022 in Foundries, Berlin, Portfolio News, CRM & Customer Experience

Half a Million Shoppers Have Now Shopped At a Zippin-Powered Store

With 50 Stores Launched Worldwide, Zippin Hits Key Milestones in Adoption of Checkout-free Technology Zippin, the leading provider of checkout-free technology, announced that it has reached a key milestone having…
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April 26, 2022 in Portfolio News, Supply Chain Management

Shippeo’s Shipment Tracking ETA Accuracy Leaps Forward With a Giant 32% Improvement

Shippeo, a leading provider of global shipment visibility, has achieved a significant advancement in its predictive shipment ETA performance, aided by investments in new AI/ML infrastructure and sophisticated algorithms. As…
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April 21, 2022 in Portfolio News, Supply Chain Management, Awards

Revuze’s New Market Research Solution “Sentimate” Nominated for Two Customer Experience Awards

Sentimate, the first-ever free, self-service market research platform developed by Revuze, enables brands of all sizes to perform customer experience research. Revuze, the provider of AI-powered market research for the…
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April 20, 2022 in Foundries, Portfolio News

SAP.iO Takes the SAP Consumer Products Customer Advisory Council

On April 13th, over 50 of SAP’s top customers in Consumer Products gathered virtually at this year’s SAP Consumer Products Customer Advisory Council (CPAC). The group met to discuss the…
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March 8, 2022 in Tel Aviv, Portfolio News, CRM & Customer Experience

A New Israeli Startup Converts WhatsApp Messages into an Information Vault of the Company

The serial entrepreneur Amir Haramaty reveals his new startup, which aims to organize the information of the organization. Haramaty describes how he will perform this in a different manner, why…
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March 3, 2022 in Awards, Portfolio News, Bangalore, Supply Chain Management

Saara Founder and CEO Sachin Garg Joins Forbes NEXT 1000

Saara Inc CEO and Founder Sachin Garg have joined Forbes NEXT 1000 fueled by nominations from worldwide and screened by top business leaders and entrepreneurs. The evaluation was made based…
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December 2, 2022 in San Francisco, HR & People Engagement, Awards

Crosschq Named Best in Class HR Technology for Recruitment by 2022 HRO Today Association Awards

Crosschq, pioneers of the Talent Intelligence Cloud™, which is powering a revolution in data-driven hiring and people analytics, today shared that it was recently named the Best in Class HR…
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November 30, 2022 in San Francisco, HR & People Engagement, Awards

Crosschq Named Best in Class HR Technology for Recruitment

Crosschq, pioneers of the Talent Intelligence Cloud™, which is powering a revolution in data-driven hiring and people analytics, today shared that it was recently named the Best in Class HR…
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November 21, 2022 in CRM & Customer Experience, San Francisco

How Startup FindMine Leverages AI to Lift E-Commerce Content, Revenue

Anyone who’s ever run a website can relate to the challenge of populating that site with an adequate supply of quality content that will keep an audience coming back and support…
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September 15, 2022 in San Francisco, Funding Announcement, CRM & Customer Experience

FindMine Closes New Venture Round

FindMine, the leader in AI-powered dynamic content creation for brands, announced that it has closed a new venture capital funding round. Led by XSeed Capital and Underscore VC, this investment supplements a…
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August 4, 2022 in San Francisco, HR & People Engagement

Mentor Spaces Makes DEI Personal: SAP.iO Foundries Sustainability Spotlight

Chris Motley wasn’t set up to succeed. Born to an eighth grader on Chicago’s south side, the African-American boy was bright but given few advantages by society. Until, that is,…
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July 27, 2022 in San Francisco, CRM & Customer Experience, Sustainability, Awards

Bidgely Wins 2022-2023 Future Ready Organization Award by India’s Economic Times

Bidgely has been named a winner of The Economic Times' 2022-2023 Future Ready Organization Award. The Economic Times Future-Ready Organizations listing honors companies that have successfully implemented organizational processes that are more flexible,…
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July 7, 2022 in Video, San Francisco, Tel Aviv, CRM & Customer Experience

Meet Wisy, the Cloud Wars Startup and Innovator of 2022

The Innovation Path at Cloud Wars Expo featured cloud-native startups; judges selected a short-list of five top competitors, and a Cloud Wars Startup of the Year. The overall winner was Wisy. Wisy is…
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July 1, 2022 in San Francisco, Tel Aviv, CRM & Customer Experience

Wisy Retail Intelligence App Headlines Cloud Wars Expo Innovation Stage

Cloud Wars Expo Day Three concluded with a flurry of quick-hit presentations from industry startups on the expo floor’s aptly-named Innovation Stage. An array of services, apps, and tools were presented to…
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June 29, 2022 in San Francisco, HR & People Engagement

How Landit Aims to Help Women and Diverse Groups Grow Their Careers

Landit is part of a profile series featuring startups participating in the Innovation Path at Cloud Wars Expo, that took place June 28-30 in San Francisco. several companies on the Cloud Wars Expo…
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June 16, 2022 in CRM & Customer Experience, San Francisco

Constructor Introduces Quizzes to Increase Personalization for Online Retailers

Constructor, the company building revenue-driving on-site search and discovery solutions, today introduced Constructor Quizzes, a new offering that provides e-commerce retailers with the capability to ask customers questions while they…
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June 9, 2022 in San Francisco, HR & People Engagement

The CEO of Gapsquare, Dr Zara Nanu, receives MBE

Dr Zara Nanu, CEO and Co-Founder of Gapsquare, part of XpertHR, has been awarded an MBE in the Queen’s Jubilee Birthday Honours list for services to tackling global workplace inequalities…
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June 9, 2022 in San Francisco, Portfolio News, HR & People Engagement

Automated Coaching Platform Cloverleaf Raises $9M in Series A funding to help organizations retain and grow teams

Cloverleaf, an automated coaching technology designed to bring out the best in workers and teams, has closed $9M in Series A funding. The round was led by Origin Ventures with the participation…
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November 23, 2022 in New York, CRM & Customer Experience

Public sector drives strong demand for conversational AI, with 2.7M+ users served on the Yellow.ai platform

With governments across the world working to enable broad-scaled digital transformation, public sector organizations are increasingly gravitating towards the adoption of Conversational AI solutions to redefine the citizen experience. According…
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November 18, 2022 in New York, CRM & Customer Experience

Virtual Store Platform Obsess Introduces First-of-Its-Kind

New Industry Innovation Enables Any Brand to Create Its Own Customized Metaverse Experience. Charlotte Tilbury Is First Partner to Launch “Branded Avatars” as Part of Its Immersive Holiday Shopping World.…
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November 15, 2022 in New York, ERP & Finance

Queen of Raw, Inc. Raises from Future Planet Capital for Software, Saving Companies $200 Billion in Waste

Queen of Raw, Inc., a New York-based climate fintech company specializing in recouping value from excess inventory, has raised funding from Future Planet Capital (“FPC”), the international venture capital and impact investor…
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October 17, 2022 in Foundries, New York, Featured, HR & People Engagement, Announcements

SAP.iO Foundry New York Kicks Off Web3 in Future of Work Program

October 17, 2022 — SAP SE‘s (NYSE: SAP) SAP.iO Foundry New York has launched its latest startup program focused on Web3 in the Future of Work with SAP SuccessFactors. Five…
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October 5, 2022 in New York, Funding Announcement, CRM & Customer Experience

EcoCart drives $14.5M of new funding into its sustainable shopping experience

With all the plastic and paper covering the things we buy, more and more consumers are seeking out companies that operate more sustainably. EcoCart has built an infrastructure for e-commerce companies…
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September 14, 2022 in New York, HR & People Engagement

Remote And Hybrid Workers Have Higher Degree Of Psychological Safety At Work Than On-Site Employees, Says New MeQuilibrium Study

Remote employees have enjoyed better work-life balance, no commute, and the ability to work anywhere, however, a new meQuilibrium survey of 3,900 employees sheds new light on why people are reluctant to…
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August 8, 2022 in New York, Business Technology Platform

Kargo Acquires Ziggeo to Expand Footprint Into Online Video

Kargo is acquiring video software-as-a-service company Ziggeo to create a bespoke online video offering. Kargo, best known as an ad-tech firm that offers software to connect publishers and advertisers, is…
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August 1, 2022 in New York, Network & Spend Management

Zeal Leads Daivergent’s $3.3M Seed Round for Nationwide Expansion of Disability Readiness Platform

Zeal announces its recent investment in Daivergent, a reimbursable technology platform supporting job-seekers with disabilities. Founded in 2017, Daivergent is the first all-virtual job training program that serves as a bridge…
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July 28, 2022 in New York, ERP & Finance

Specright Helps Product Specs Go Green: SAP.iO Foundries Sustainability Spotlight

Disruptive crackers. It might not sound like the next revolution in industry but, in fact, it could be. Aiming to be the world’s first carbon negative food company, Bright Future…
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July 21, 2022 in Foundries, New York, Supply Chain Management

SAP.iO Foundries Sustainability Spotlight: Inspectorio Modernizes Manufacturing Inspections

The collapse of the garment factory in Bangladesh that killed more than 1100 people was a wake-up call to the manufacturing and inspection industries. The brothers behind Inspectorio are pioneering…
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July 13, 2022 in New York, Supply Chain Management

What’s Next in High-Growth Digital Innovations

Quantum computing, the composable enterprise, and ubiquitous artificial intelligence (AI) were among the fastest-growing technology advancements that five experts saw reshaping the future of intelligent, sustainable, networked business. Here is…
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June 28, 2022 in New York, Supply Chain Management, Sustainability

How Ivaldi’s On-Demand Spare Parts Reduce Costs, Carbon, and Supply Chain Snags

Ivaldi is part of a profile series featuring startups participating in the Innovation Path at Cloud Wars Expo, that took place June 28-30 in San Francisco. Ivaldi is a software supplier that…
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October 17, 2022 in Berlin, ERP & Finance, Awards

Top Innovative Artificial Intelligence (AI) Powered Startups Based in Canada (2022)

Artificial intelligence is transforming the innovation landscape around the world. There are numerous instances of startups leveraging AI to address issues of all sizes. In this article, they look at…
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September 26, 2022 in Foundries, Berlin, HR & People Engagement, Announcements

SAP.iO selects seven startups to join its Future of Work program in Berlin

September 26, 2022 – SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) is about to launch its next startup program focused on the future of work at SAP.iO Foundry Berlin. After months of scouting…
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September 22, 2022 in Inspiring Innovators, Berlin, Munich, Interview, Supply Chain Management

Inspiring Innovators: Chicko Sousa Founder of GreenPlat, On No Time for Waste

At SAP.iO, we work with innovative people and new technologies that positively impact our world every day, and we think it’s time to share their stories with you! In our…
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September 12, 2022 in Berlin, Supply Chain Management

Chekkit’s Traceability and Consumer Intelligence SaaS now available on the SAP store

Chekkit Technologies today announced that its Traceability and Consumer Intelligence SaaS is now available on SAP ® Store, which recently merged with SAP App Center as the single digital marketplace for SAP and…
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August 9, 2022 in Supply Chain Management, Berlin

Manufacturing companies plan their material purchases for production with this AI

Read why SAP Customers like Merck work with GenLots Dear reader, If you are looking for … Latest AI innovation for more sustainable supply chain management A way to rapidly…
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June 22, 2022 in Berlin, Awards

Three SAP.iO Startups Named to Sifted Europe Rising 100

Congratulations to Adverity, Gtmhub & Wandelbots for being named to Sifted's Europe’s rising 100. This inaugural ranking of Europe’s rising 100 is a reflection of the vibrant B2B software technology…
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May 13, 2022 in Berlin, Business Technology Platform

Digital Thread of Life Sciences: Building Bridges with Software Solutions – Podcast

Tom’s special Guest this week is Chris Chambers, Solution Architect at Pangaea Solutions Inc, and Partner of Endeavor Consulting Group, LLC,. Chris discusses enterprise solution implementations for life science companies.…
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April 26, 2022 in Foundries, Berlin, Portfolio News, CRM & Customer Experience

Half a Million Shoppers Have Now Shopped At a Zippin-Powered Store

With 50 Stores Launched Worldwide, Zippin Hits Key Milestones in Adoption of Checkout-free Technology Zippin, the leading provider of checkout-free technology, announced that it has reached a key milestone having…
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April 18, 2022 in Berlin, Business Technology Platform

Vyasa Layar Now Available on SAP Store

 Vyasa Analytics LLC, an innovative provider of highly scalable deep learning AI analytics software for healthcare, life sciences, and business applications, announced today the availability of its Vyasa Layar offering on SAP® Store, the online…
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April 4, 2022 in Berlin, Podcast, Supply Chain Management

Optimising Cash, Costs, And Service In Supply Planning – With Genlots Simon Schenker

Supply chain planning can often seem like a lot of trade-offs. Genlots is a company using Reinforcement Learning to optimise the triangle of cash, (inventory working capital and so on),…
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April 4, 2022 in Foundries, Berlin, Press Release, Technologies, Announcements

SAP.iO Foundry Berlin Kicks-Off Data & Analytics Spring Program with 5 Innovative Startups

March 18, 2022 — SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) launched a data and analytics-focused virtual startup program at SAP.iO Foundry Berlin. The five selected international startups were chosen by a jury…
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March 23, 2022 in Berlin, San Francisco, Munich, Energy & Natural Resources

Two SAP.iO Startups Named to CB Insights’ Tech Market Map for Decarbonization Tech in Industrials

Two SAP.iO startups were identified as leaders in decarbonization tech by CB Insights. This report looks at decarbonization tech companies serving companies in the industrials space. Carbonara (Singularity Energy) was…
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November 15, 2022 in Munich, Funding Announcement, Supply Chain Management

IoT and Industry 4.0: Zerynth raises a €5.3 million round led by United Ventures

Zerynth supports companies in digitizing production processes through Industrial IoT solutions which enable any machinery to Industry 4.0. The investment round, one of the largest in Italy in the Industrial IoT…
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October 11, 2022 in Foundries, Munich, Featured, Announcements

SAP.iO Launches Industry 4.0 Startup Program to Drive Startup Innovation in Collaboration with Accenture

October 11, 2022 — SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) is collaborating with Accenture on a virtual startup program focused on Industry 4.0 and based at the SAP.iO Foundry Munich. A jury…
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September 22, 2022 in Inspiring Innovators, Berlin, Munich, Interview, Supply Chain Management

Inspiring Innovators: Chicko Sousa Founder of GreenPlat, On No Time for Waste

At SAP.iO, we work with innovative people and new technologies that positively impact our world every day, and we think it’s time to share their stories with you! In our…
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April 14, 2022 in Foundries, Munich, Interview, Inspiring Innovators

Inspiring Innovators: Christine Moon President & Co-Founder of BlueSpace on Staying Curious

At SAP.iO, we work with innovative people and new technologies that positively impact our world every day, and we think it’s time to share their stories with you! In our…
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April 6, 2022 in Foundries, Tel Aviv, Munich, Supply Chain Management, Technologies, Announcements

SAP.iO Launches Resilient Supply Chain Startup Program in Collaboration with Accenture

April 06, 2022 — SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) has launched a virtual startup program focused on building a resilient supply chain at the SAP.iO Foundries Munich and Tel Aviv. A…
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April 6, 2022 in Tel Aviv, Munich, Business Technology Platform

Marketing Data Integration Solution from Adverity, Now an SAP Endorsed App, Available on SAP® Store

Adverity, the leading data integration platform for marketing, sales, and e-commerce teams, announced today that its Marketing Data Integration solution is now an SAP-endorsed app, available for online purchase on…
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March 23, 2022 in Berlin, San Francisco, Munich, Energy & Natural Resources

Two SAP.iO Startups Named to CB Insights’ Tech Market Map for Decarbonization Tech in Industrials

Two SAP.iO startups were identified as leaders in decarbonization tech by CB Insights. This report looks at decarbonization tech companies serving companies in the industrials space. Carbonara (Singularity Energy) was…
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March 21, 2022 in Munich, Consumer Industries, Energy & Natural Resources, Berlin, New York

100+ startups driving innovation in recommerce tech

Queen of Raw, Lizee, and EON were named leading startups in recommerce tech by CB Insights. Consumer demand for more sustainable and affordable products is driving the shift to a…
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March 15, 2022 in San Francisco, Munich, CRM & Customer Experience, Business Technology Platform, Awards

Three SAP.iO Startups Named to CB Insights’ Retail Tech 100

The Retail Tech 100 is CB Insights' annual ranking of the 100 most promising B2B retail tech companies in the world. This year’s winning companies include vendors working on hyper-personalized…
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March 9, 2022 in Munich, ERP & Finance

gridX signs four new partnerships in the e-mobility sector

On expansion course: gridX signs four new partnerships in the e-mobility sector The smart grid company gridX, which was recently acquired by E.ON, continues to expand and today announces partnerships…
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February 18, 2022 in Berlin, Munich, Supply Chain Management

Ingredients database helps companies launch better food products

AI-powered software analyses millions of ingredients to find the best fit for a particular product According to food tech company Journey Foods, the global food industry is broken, with supply…
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February 2, 2022 in Berlin, New York, Munich, Sustainability

The Shift To A Circular Economy: How Tech Is Shaping The Future Of Sustainable Retail

Consumers are increasingly pushing for sustainable business practices in retail, driving businesses to reassess what they produce — and how. From ingredient upcycling to plastic alternatives to smart trash cans,…
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October 10, 2022 in Foundries, Paris

New SAP.iO Foundry Paris Promotion Shapes the Future of Retail

The eighth edition of the SAP.iO Foundry Paris program extends the company’s commitment to startups, with this round focused on the retail experience. The final selection of participating startups has…
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October 3, 2022 in Paris, Interview, ERP & Finance

Trustpair raises €20 million to fight transfer fraud

French companies lost €70 million in 2021 due to transfer fraud. "Since the beginning, we have avoided 60 million euros of fraud" - Baptiste Collot, CEO Trustpair Trustpair participated in…
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September 30, 2022 in Funding Announcement, Paris

French inventory-pooling platform Stockly raises €12 million

Stockly, the French digital platform that helps e-tailers pool and share inventory to avoid stock-outs, has announced it has raised €12 million in capital. Stockly will use the funding to…
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September 27, 2022 in Paris, CRM & Customer Experience, Business Technology Platform

Global accelerators boost Swiss startups’ growth

From America to Europe: Five Swiss startups have been selected to join global acceleration programs to pursue their growth ambitions. Plug and Play has selected two startups for its food…
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September 21, 2022 in Foundries, Paris, Consumer Industries, CRM & Customer Experience, Announcements

SAP.iO Foundry Paris launches new startup program on “Future of Retail and Consumer Products”

September 21, 2022 – SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) has launched a new startup accelerator program focused on the "Future of Retail and Consumer Products” at SAP.iO Foundry Paris. 12 international startups…
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September 6, 2022 in Paris, Funding Announcement, Business Technology Platform

Oslo-based foodtech company TotalCtrl receives investment from Newday

TotalCtrl, an Oslo-based food waste prevention software company, announced recently that it has received a significant investment from Norwegian investment company Newday.. Besides Newday, existing investors, including Loyal. VC, also…
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July 12, 2022 in Paris, Funding Announcement, Business Technology Platform

Milk Moovement Raises $20 Million USD To Transform the Dairy Industry’s Supply Chain

Milk Moovement, a leading cloud-based dairy supply chain software company, today announced the closing of a $20 million USD Series A round led by VMG Catalyst, the venture capital firm that invests in…
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June 20, 2022 in Paris, Supply Chain Management

The Digital Supply Chain podcast Using AI And ML For Inventory Planning -Flowlity’s CEO Jean-Baptiste Clouard

With all the disruptions to supply chains these days, inventory management is very much top-of-mind for supply chain professionals. Too much inventory is wasteful, too little risks stock-outs and missed…
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May 10, 2022 in Paris, Financial Services, ERP & Finance

Micro-climate technology startup Sencrop raises $18 million led by JVP, will expand into Israel

The French company, whose data-driven precision app enables more than 20,000 farmers to have a crop-oriented vision of the weather conditions, disease and pest risks, and their irrigation needs, will…
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May 6, 2022 in Supply Chain Management, Paris

TRIGO Group has acquired the industrial start-up SCORTEX

TRIGO Group has acquired the industrial start-up SCORTEX – forming an alliance of a Deep Tech operation specialising in Artificial Intelligence with the world leader in quality consulting and inspection…
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March 10, 2022 in Paris, Funding Announcement, Supply Chain Management

Innovative supply chain solution secures £5m in funding to expand in Europe

Flowlity, an innovative AI-based supply chain planning and forecasting solution, has secured £5 million in funding, led by Fortino Capital, to expand throughout Europe. The funding will be used to…
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January 25, 2022 in Paris, HR & People Engagement

Radancy Announces Acquisition of Firstbird – A Global Leader in SAAS Based Employee Referral Programs

Radancy, the global talent technology leader, is pleased to announce its plans to acquire Firstbird, a global leader in SaaS based employee referral programs. Based in Vienna, Austria, Firstbird offers a…
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November 24, 2022 in Tel Aviv, Business Technology Platform

Solar-tech developer BladeRanger acquires Raycatch assets

BladeRanger, the developer of an autonomous solar panel cleaning robot, has acquired the assets, operations and 400,000 shares of climate tech company Raycatch Ltd. for approximately $1.5 million. The acquisition will allow BladeRanger…
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November 7, 2022 in Tel Aviv, CRM & Customer Experience

Vue Storefront wins best e-Commerce and retail startup at The Europas Tech Startup Awards 2022

Vue Storefront, a technology company that develops software for businesses to create fast, modern and high-performing online storefronts, was crowned a winner at The Europas Tech Startup Awards 2022, picking up…
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October 19, 2022 in Foundries, Tel Aviv, Featured, Sustainability, Announcements

SAP.iO Launches Carbon Accounting Startup Program to Help Customers Enhance Sustainability Efforts

October 19, 2022 — SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) launched a virtual startup program focused on carbon accounting at the SAP.iO Foundry Tel Aviv. A jury of SAP experts, partners, investment…
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October 1, 2022 in Tel Aviv, Supply Chain Management

Unlocking value from smart meter data with NET2GRID

There is no doubt that we are facing a harder winter than ever before. We hear more reports on the news about low-income families in Europe that simply can’t afford to…
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August 2, 2022 in Tel Aviv, CRM & Customer Experience

Jebbit Releases Sixth Consumer Data Trust Index Revealing Ranking Consumer Trust in World’s Leading Brands

Study Reveals Opportunity for Brands to Improve Consumer Data Privacy Education and Communications; Data Collection Remains at the Core of Consumer Trust 75% of brands report greater difficulty building and…
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July 7, 2022 in Video, San Francisco, Tel Aviv, CRM & Customer Experience

Meet Wisy, the Cloud Wars Startup and Innovator of 2022

The Innovation Path at Cloud Wars Expo featured cloud-native startups; judges selected a short-list of five top competitors, and a Cloud Wars Startup of the Year. The overall winner was Wisy. Wisy is…
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July 1, 2022 in San Francisco, Tel Aviv, CRM & Customer Experience

Wisy Retail Intelligence App Headlines Cloud Wars Expo Innovation Stage

Cloud Wars Expo Day Three concluded with a flurry of quick-hit presentations from industry startups on the expo floor’s aptly-named Innovation Stage. An array of services, apps, and tools were presented to…
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April 6, 2022 in Foundries, Tel Aviv, Munich, Supply Chain Management, Technologies, Announcements

SAP.iO Launches Resilient Supply Chain Startup Program in Collaboration with Accenture

April 06, 2022 — SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) has launched a virtual startup program focused on building a resilient supply chain at the SAP.iO Foundries Munich and Tel Aviv. A…
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April 6, 2022 in Tel Aviv, Munich, Business Technology Platform

Marketing Data Integration Solution from Adverity, Now an SAP Endorsed App, Available on SAP® Store

Adverity, the leading data integration platform for marketing, sales, and e-commerce teams, announced today that its Marketing Data Integration solution is now an SAP-endorsed app, available for online purchase on…
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March 8, 2022 in Tel Aviv, Portfolio News, CRM & Customer Experience

A New Israeli Startup Converts WhatsApp Messages into an Information Vault of the Company

The serial entrepreneur Amir Haramaty reveals his new startup, which aims to organize the information of the organization. Haramaty describes how he will perform this in a different manner, why…
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February 24, 2022 in Tel Aviv, Portfolio News, CRM & Customer Experience

London-based startup Mention Me helps businesses to turn customers into engines for business growth

Pushing your brand to new customers and getting it known and recognised is one of the hardest parts of starting or growing a business. Increasingly common e-commerce businesses that have…
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February 18, 2022 in Tel Aviv, CRM & Customer Experience

Hexa Selected for the LG Nova Program

LG’s innovation center — LG Nova among friends — today announced that it has selected the first 50 companies for its Mission for the Future global challenge competition. From 1,300…
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July 5, 2022 in Featured, Bangalore, Announcements

SAP.iO Launches Future of Shopping Startup Program in Bangalore

July 5, 2022 — SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) announced the launch of a new virtual startup program focused on the future of shopping at SAP.iO Foundry Bangalore. Fourteen startups have been…
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April 27, 2022 in Funding Announcement, Bangalore, Supply Chain Management

ECommerce Tech Company Saara Inc Raises Seed Funding from 021 Capital

Saara Inc, an eCommerce technology company that addresses the issue of high product returns for online brands, has announced the closure of a seed funding round led by 021 Capital…
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March 22, 2022 in Bangalore, Funding Announcement

ECommerce Tech Company Saara Inc Raises Seed Funding from 021 Capital

Saara Inc, a California-based eCommerce technology company, has raised seed funding led by 021 Capital and witnessed additional participation from 9Unicorns and Lets Venture. The funds will be utilized by…
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March 3, 2022 in Awards, Portfolio News, Bangalore, Supply Chain Management

Saara Founder and CEO Sachin Garg Joins Forbes NEXT 1000

Saara Inc CEO and Founder Sachin Garg have joined Forbes NEXT 1000 fueled by nominations from worldwide and screened by top business leaders and entrepreneurs. The evaluation was made based…
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January 4, 2022 in Bangalore, ERP & Finance

Augmented Reality Boosts Online Shopping Sales up to 200%

For shoppers who’ve yearned for an immersive, personalized experience that’s open 24/7, mobile augmented reality (AR) technology is the real-time deal of the next era. Bangalore-based startup Adloid is leading the charge with a…
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December 21, 2021 in ERP & Finance, Bangalore

Adloid raises $4 Mn in pre-Series A

Adloid, an AR builder platform, has raised $4 million in its pre-Series A round led by Chiratae Ventures (Formerly IDG Ventures), and Lenskart Vision Fund. EaseMyTrip co-founder Prashant Pitti, Seeders, and 100x…
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December 20, 2021 in Funding Announcement, Bangalore, ERP & Finance

Adloid Raises $4 Mn For Its Metaverse And AR Builder Platform

Metaverse and augmented reality (AR) builder platform Adloid has raised $4 Mn from Chiratae Ventures (Formerly IDG Ventures, India), and Lenskart Vision Fund as part of its Pre-Series A funding…
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December 9, 2021 in Featured, Bangalore, Discrete Industries, Announcements

SAP.iO Launches Future of Automotive Startup Program in Bangalore

December 9, 2021 — SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) announced the launch of a new virtual startup program focused on the future of automotive at SAP.iO Foundry Bangalore. Five startups have been…
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October 19, 2021 in CRM & Customer Experience, Announcements, Bangalore

Vonage : Adds Conversational Commerce Solution To Its Product Portfolio With Acquisition Of Jumper.ai

Vonage, a global leader in cloud communications helping businesses accelerate their digital transformation, today announced that it has acquired Jumper.ai, a Singapore-based leader in omnichannel conversational commerce solutions. Jumper.ai's team…
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August 24, 2021 in Portfolio News, Bangalore, CRM & Customer Experience

UK experienced largest peak season parcel growth in Europe, finds report

Parcel Monitor, the sister site of cloud-based e-commerce delivery platform Parcel Perform, has published a study outlining the e-commerce logistics performance of different regions including the UK, Germany, France and…
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July 18, 2021 in Bangalore, ERP & Finance

Tech Behind AR Startup Adloid

2016-founded Gurugram-based Adloid has been powering retailers, including the likes of Tata Motors, Asian Paints and Tanishq, with augmented reality(AR) and deep technology to provide better customer experiences. According to…
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October 23, 2020 in Foundries, Press Release, Bangalore

SAP.iO Announces Six Innovative Indian Startup Participants in the First SAP.iO Foundry Bangalore

SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) today announced its first SAP.iO Foundry accelerator in Bangalore and the six participating Indian startups. The SAP.iO program is part of SAP’s innovation strategy and designed to accelerate early-stage…
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November 30, 2022 in Singapore, HR & People Engagement, Tokyo

Four Companies Collaborate to Support DX in Manufacturing

Fujitsu, Kawasaki Heavy Industries Ltd., SAP Japan Co., Ltd. and Skillnote Corporation plan to collaborate on the development of platform services supporting digital transformation (DX) in the manufacturing industry, with…
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November 4, 2022 in Foundries, Tokyo, Featured, Announcements

SAP.iO Foundry Tokyo to Accelerate Startups Offering B2B Enterprise SaaS

November 4, 2022 — SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) today launched its B2B startup program at SAP.iO Foundry Tokyo with focus on B2B Enterprise SaaS. Four startups working in multiple domains…
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July 29, 2022 in Tokyo, Funding Announcement, CRM & Customer Experience

ChatBook, developing chatbot and marketing automation tool, acquired by Monex Group

ChatBook, providing the automated marketing solution under the same name utilizing chatbot, has been acquired by Japan’s leading FinTech conglomerate Monex Group(TSE:8698). Monex acquired all stakes in ChatBook for an…
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April 25, 2022 in Foundries, Blog, Tokyo, Sustainability

SAP.iO Foundry Tokyo To Accelerate Startups for Sustainable Enterprise

April 20, 2021 — SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) today launched its B2B startup program at SAP.iO Foundry Tokyo with focus on Sustainable Enterprise. Six startups working in the areas of…
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January 18, 2022 in Tokyo, Funding Announcement, Business Technology Platform

Office leasing proptech Estie completes $9m Series A

Estie, a Japanese proptech operating an office leasing and rental office matching service, announced raising a approximate ¥1 billion ($8,750,000 USD) Series A, according to TechCrunch Japan. The company says…
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January 11, 2022 in Supply Chain Management, Tokyo

3i Inc. Receives CES 2022 Innovation Award For Pivo Pod X

Pivo Inc. of 3i Inc., a metaverse technology company that develops products utilizing artificial intelligence (AI), augmented reality (AR), and virtual reality (VR), announced that it has been named a Best…
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January 4, 2022 in Tokyo, Supply Chain Management

LiLz uses computer vision to read gauges and dials where humans prefer not to tread

No one wants to be the maintenance worker who has to hike through half a mile of damp hallways just to check the pressure gauge on a valve somewhere. LiLz makes it…
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November 23, 2021 in Tokyo, Portfolio News, Supply Chain Management

Beamo wins Best Enterprise Solution at the AWE 2021 Auggie Awards

3i Inc.'s Beamo, an enterprise-grade digital twin solution for mission-critical facilities and a member of Born2Global Centre, took home the trophy for Best Enterprise Solution at the AWE 2021 12th…
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October 6, 2021 in Tokyo, Featured, Announcements

SAP.iO Foundry Tokyo To Accelerate Data & Analytics Startups

October 6, 2021 — SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) launched its B2B startup program at SAP.iO Foundry Tokyo with focus on data and analytics. Five startups working in the areas of…
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September 24, 2021 in Funding Announcement, Supply Chain Management, Tokyo

3i Inc. raises $24M in oversubscribed Series A funding round

3i Inc specializes in metaverse technology, artificial intelligence (AI), augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR). The immersive technology company is also a member of Born2global Centre. Ken Kim, CEO of…
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August 30, 2021 in Tokyo, Supply Chain Management

3i’s AI technology creates digital twins using smartphone photos

Innovating industrial plants is often a difficult decision-making process for companies because changing a single piece of equipment requires a thorough on-site inspection from a team of experts in electricity,…
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October 7, 2020 in Foundries, Press, Tokyo, Portfolio News

SAP.iO Foundry Tokyo Kicks Off Accelerator Program Focused on Consumer Products

 SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) announced its first consumer-products-focused business-to-business technology accelerator program at SAP.iO Foundry Tokyo. The cohort will comprise four early-stage startups in the retail, consumer goods and distribution industries. “COVID-19 has…
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November 30, 2022 in Singapore, HR & People Engagement, Tokyo

Four Companies Collaborate to Support DX in Manufacturing

Fujitsu, Kawasaki Heavy Industries Ltd., SAP Japan Co., Ltd. and Skillnote Corporation plan to collaborate on the development of platform services supporting digital transformation (DX) in the manufacturing industry, with…
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November 28, 2022 in Foundries, Singapore, Featured, Announcements

SAP.iO Foundry Singapore and HCLTech Launch Intelligent Enterprise Program

November 25, 2022 — SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) and HCLTech launched a virtual startup program focused on the Intelligent Enterprise at SAP.iO Foundry Singapore. Five international startups have been selected by a jury of…
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September 20, 2022 in Singapore, HR & People Engagement

Skillnote Goes Global with Manufacturing Skills Management on SAP Store

When you fire up your laptop or switch on your car, you probably don’t think much about the manufacturing involved in these great inventions of modern life or the human…
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June 22, 2022 in Singapore, Funding Announcement

Delivery Hero Ventures backs Staple’s seed round

Staple, a SaaS data management firm based in Singapore, has raised an undisclosed amount in seed funding from Delivery Hero Ventures. The company, founded in 2018 by its CEO Ben Stein and Josh Kettlewell,…
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April 13, 2022 in Singapore, Sustainability

iO in Style: The SAP Fashion Customer Council Recap

The latest SAP Fashion Customer Council took place online on April 7th, 2022, where 25 of SAP’s strategic customers in fashion came together to discuss the industry’s latest innovations and…
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March 15, 2022 in Funding Announcement, HR & People Engagement, Singapore

wagely nets additional $8.3m in oversubscribed pre-series A funding

wagely, Asia's fastest-growing financial wellness platform has raised $8.3 million in an oversubscribed pre-series A funding as the company scales its platform to help workers access their earned salaries on demand in Indonesia and Bangladesh. The funding…
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February 23, 2022 in Singapore, Supply Chain Management

Sustainable AI Turns Small Data Into Huge Results For Manufacturers And Researchers

Sparse modeling AI is edging out traditional deep learning to become the technology of choice for product manufacturers and medical researchers because it ticks off all the boxes for modern…
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February 11, 2022 in Foundries, Singapore, HR & People Engagement

SAP Startup Spotlight: Accredify

Quah Zheng Wei is the Chief Executive Officer and co-founder of Accredify. Zheng Wei leads the team in establishing the company’s strategic vision and direction, focusing on business development, partnerships,…
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January 25, 2022 in Singapore, Funding Announcement, Supply Chain Management

Smart IoT tracking startup Tag-n-Trac launches with $10M in new funding

“Internet of things” tracking startup Tag-n-Trac Inc. today launched out of stealth with $10 million in new funding. Dell Technologies led the Series A round, with Merck Global Innovation Fund and Aerosafe Global also…
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December 16, 2021 in Singapore, Supply Chain Management

For the Botsync team, collaborative automation will be key to accelerating digitalization in logistics

Digital transformation is playing a big part in the strategy and operations of businesses today. The market size for digital transformation will grow from $1.5 trillion annually this year to $2.8…
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December 8, 2021 in Singapore, Supply Chain Management

H3 Dynamics Launches World’s Most Advanced Drone Charging Station

H3 Dynamics announces the launch of DBX-G7, a brand new vertiport system for autonomous drone operations. Smarter, faster, and multi-modal with 5G and 4G, DBX was designed to scale on-going…
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December 7, 2021 in Singapore, Funding Announcement, Supply Chain Management

NavVis Adds Fresh Funding To Fulfill Its Mission To Digitize Commercial Buildings And Assets

NavVis is a global leader in end-to-end solutions for reality capture and digital twins. The company is on a mission to bridge the gap between the physical and digital world…
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October 27, 2022 in Foundries, Featured, Consumer Industries, Announcements, Shanghai

New “Future of Shopping” Startup Program at SAP.iO Foundry Shanghai

October 27, 2022 – SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) launched a new startup program focused on consumer and retail technology that will shape the future of shopping at the SAP.iO Foundry…
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October 12, 2022 in Supply Chain Management, Shanghai

AI-LINK Closes a New Strategic Round of Financing with Participation from AsiaInfo and Singtel Innov8

AI-LINK, a new digital infrastruture provider focused on industrial sites, recently announced the closing of a new strategic funding round led by AsiaInfo with participation from Singtel Innov8. The funds…
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August 8, 2022 in Supply Chain Management, Shanghai

Geek+ announces $100 million series E1 financing round with strategic investment from Intel, valued over $2 billion

Geek+, the global leader in autonomous mobile robot technologies, announced it has closed a new, $100 million series E1 funding series, with the company valued at over $2 billion. Investors in the round…
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June 10, 2022 in Funding Announcement, Supply Chain Management, Shanghai

SAP.iO Foundry Shanghai’s “Intelligent Manufacturing” cohort startup SunwayLand completes Financing

On June 10th 2022, SAP.iO Foundry Shanghai “Intelligent Manufacturing” cohort startup SunwayLand completed a financing round of 200 million yuan, led by Hangzhou Golden Investment, followed by Cornerstone Fund, SDIC,…
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May 9, 2022 in Foundries, Blog, HR & People Engagement, Announcements, Shanghai

SAP.iO Foundry Shanghai Kicks-Off Future of Work Program

May 9, 2022 – SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) launched a Future of Work program in its SAP.iO Shanghai location. Launched in partnership with SAP SuccessFactors, the cohort scouted startups that…
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December 3, 2021 in Foundries, Shanghai

SAP Launches First SAP.iO Program in China

SAP.iO has launched its first program in China focused on intelligent manufacturing. Five Chinese startups have been selected to join the cohort at the new SAP.iO Foundry Shanghai. The SAP.iO program…
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