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Sep 23
Wednesday, Sep 23, 2020 , Alessandro Tacconelli

SWITZERLAND’S TOP ICT STARTUPS 2020

AUTHENA: The best startup according to the TOP 100 Public Vote The TOP 100 Public Vote runs parallel to the expert jury ranking and allows the public—everyone with a LinkedIn account can cast one vote—to choose the most promising startup.

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Sep 15
Tuesday, Sep 15, 2020 , Alessandro Tacconelli

Authena gewinnt Publikumswahl

Beim diesjährigen Public Voting wurde das Blockchain-Startup Aca­tena auf Platz eins gewählt. Mit seinem ­mobilen End-to-end-Marketingsystem erlaubt die Firma die Nachverfolgung von Produkten vom Produktionsstandort bis zum Verbraucher. Das System ermöglicht dank einer Transponder-Lösung die direkte Interaktion mit dem Smartphone des Verbrauchers, was dem Hersteller oder Vertreiber einen direkten Kanal zum Konsumenten öffnet.

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Sep 15
Tuesday, Sep 15, 2020 , Alessandro Tacconelli

Gewinner der TOP 100-Publikumsabstimmung

Die TOP 100 Publikumsabstimmung, welche parallel zum Experten-Ranking läuft, war die Chance für das Publikum, ein vielversprechendes Schweizer Startup hervorzuheben. Der Gewinner der diesjährigen Publikumsabstimmung ist das Zuger Unternehmen Authena (vormals Acatena), dessen patentierte Technologie die Rückverfolgung von Produkten vom Standort bis zum Verbraucher ermöglicht und so zur Verhinderung von Fälschungen und Betrug beiträgt.

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Sep 07
Monday, Sep 07, 2020 , Sergey Ponomarev

Platform uses the blockchain to track wine chain production

Tracking the wine production chain also by consumers In addition, consumers have at their disposal an app, by which they are rewarded for interacting with the brands. Licensed partners in the production chain of the beverages also have at their disposal an app to do all the tracking.

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Sep 07
Monday, Sep 07, 2020 , Sergey Ponomarev

Wine: future prospects and zero tolerance towards counterfeiting

“Wine is bottled poetry”. It is necessary to internalize this aphorism of Robert Louis Balfour Stevenson – Scottish writer, playwright and poet – to understand how important it is to have a cultural approach to analyze the economic dynamics of the drink of the gods.

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Sep 07
Monday, Sep 07, 2020 , Sergey Ponomarev

MassChallenge Israel Announces 52 Startups for the 2019 Cohort

JERUSALEM – MassChallenge Israel, part of MassChallenge’s global network of zero-equity startup accelerators, today announced the 52 startups, selected from nearly 500 candidates in Israel and more than 40 countries around the world, that will participate in the 2019 MassChallenge Israel cohort. “MassChallenge Israel accelerated startups are creating meaningful solutions for real challenges across industries,” […]

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Sep 07
Monday, Sep 07, 2020 , Sergey Ponomarev

Blockchain Equals Trust in Today’s China

In March 2019, LVMH confirmed that it’s developing a blockchain aimed at tracking the authenticity of the group’s products. The world of luxury fashion has a thing for Silicon Valley. From the recent Moncler and Fendi hackathons to the Brunello Cucinelli symposium held at the fashion brand’s lush Solomeo,…

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Sep 07
Monday, Sep 07, 2020 , Sergey Ponomarev

Authena selected as Top Pickin the category blockchain at TechCrunch Disrupt Berlin 2019

Authena has been selected as the Top Pick in the category blockchain at TechCrunch Disrupt Berlin Challenging as it was, TechCrunch editors had a (wicked fun) job to do — select up to five early-stage startups they felt represent the best of their specific tech category. This remarkable cadre of early-stage startups knocked our proverbial […]

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Sep 07
Monday, Sep 07, 2020 , Sergey Ponomarev

L’innovation et le luxe récompensés à Genève

150 startups de 40 pays Pour cette première édition, ce ne sont pas moins de 150 startups qui ont envoyé leur dossier, provenant de près de 40 pays. Après une journée de pitchs, le jury a sélectionné hier soir quatre vainqueurs, parmi eux, Lanéva, une compagnie de bateaux électriques et écologiques basée à Monaco.

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Sep 07
Monday, Sep 07, 2020 , Sergey Ponomarev

Acatena and The Rayy win the Luxury Innovation Award

The Luxury Venture Group has closed the first edition of the Luxury Innovation Award after presenting award prizes to four winners. Acatena and The Rayy from Switzerland are among the winners. The Luxury Innovation Award is a global contest for the emerging luxury startups developing innovative solutions for the luxury industry.

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