This is how WhatsApp shopping should work

Dusseldorf For many retailers, WhatsApp was a lifesaver when they had to close their stores in lockdown. The traditional Schäffer department store in Osnabrück, for example, equipped each department with its own smartphone so that employees could stay in touch with customers via the chat app. Bicycle dealer Rose Bikes from Bocholt was even able … Read more

Milano Vice: With a million-selling virtual pizza brand

“The pizza box was top notch! It’s hanging on my wall now,” says a Google review for new Berlin brand Milano Vice. How come? It’s bright yellow, the logo is painted in big pink letters on the front and the start-up has printed puzzles on the back – to pass the time. High recognition value. … Read more

With the power of 1000 dachshunds: injection of millions for the veterinary practice of Berlin

“Everyone should have a pet,” says Jonathan Loesing (30). But for Loesing, this isn’t just an animal- and people-friendly statement, it’s about his company. Together with business partner Julian Lechner (31), he founded a digital veterinary clinic that is set to become a chain. The “veterinary practices of the future”. Rex is the name of … Read more

Start-ups in crisis: A new era begins now

HeyThe founders of start-up Gorillas are still the same – but their message is hard to pin down. Not long ago, college friends Kagan Sümer and Ugur Samut wanted to explore the whole world from Berlin. The super fast food purveyor opened delivery warehouses in London, Paris, Amsterdam and New York almost simultaneously – and … Read more

This start-up connects sports clubs and fans

Dusseldorf Not only the 1. FC Köln players are looking forward to the match against Milan on Saturday. David Geisser, co-founder and CEO of the start-up CollectID, is looking forward to spectators flocking to the stadium. Because they wear fan scarves, which are also tickets. His company makes it possible. Swiss company CollectID combines physical … Read more

The largest offer of physical parking in the DACH region: Startup VanSite is available with an app and …

14/07/2022 – 09:05 VanSite UG (limited liability) Bielefeld (ots) Almost 1000 hosts with over 1500 pitches in Germany, Austria and Switzerland: VanSite has the largest range of pitches for individual, natural camping in the German-speaking region. The young startup from Bielefeld thus bridges the gap between mainly illegal wild camping and conventional camping, and appeals … Read more

The insurance technology market has matured in 2021

Frankfurt 2021 was not a bad year for new tech companies in the insurance industry. So-called insurtechs not only weathered the pandemic better than initially feared, but companies like Wefox, Clark and Getsafe even managed to secure larger rounds of funding. “The insurtech market has matured significantly this year,” concludes Thomas Broichhausen, partner and insurance … Read more

Startup: The nuclear fusion reactor will become a real economy

The start-up Marvel Fusion is convinced it has found the technology to implement a working nuclear fusion reactor in order to generate clean, cheap electricity. By Thomas Magenheim 07/12/2022 – 09:54 am Markus Blume (CSU) looks back at the history of nuclear fusion. “It is the permanent promise to solve all energy issues,” philosophizes the … Read more

Ukrainian and Dutch – Startup Receives €7 Million in Seed Funding to Further Promote Printing Platform Development.

Breskens, Netherlands, June 1 /PRNewswire/ — (, the Ukrainian, Dutch B2B printing platform, receives €7 million in seed round led by Capital Mills. Brabantse Ontwikkelings Maatschappij (BOM) and a Dutch family office were also involved. ( received an initial investment of €3 million in early 2019. A total of €10 million in venture … Read more