Innovation in packaging, key to the agrifood industry

New EU regulations state that by 2030, all packaging on the EU market must be reusable or recyclable in an economically viable manner.  They also stipulate the percentages of plastic that different packaging must contain, while banning plastic carrier bags. These measures have provoked various reactions, including protests from the food industry. This is why, […]

Stage2 to offer 10 new places in its acceleration program aimed at industrial tech startups

Stage2, the first Spanish accelerator for start-ups in the industrial space, launches today a new call for applications to its industrial-tech acceleration program, which is based in Barcelona. The program is open to start-ups from across Europe. The initiative seeks to support start-ups in the pre-production phase through a sweat equity, hosting up to ten […]

Ecosystem | Calls
Women Who Tech launches first global femtech and healthtech program to fund startups driving the future of healthcare

Women Who Tech, one of the largest nonprofit organizations that funds and showcases women-led ventures, today launched its first worldwide FemTech and HealthTech Grants Challenge to help close the funding gap for women-led startups and accelerate innovation to address pressing global healthcare issues. To help fund the future of innovation – by women, for women […]

Interviews | Startups
“Seedbed Pre-Accelerator can provide all the relevant resources that a startup needs to launch successfully”

José Ignacio Velasco y Farayde Matta are the founders of Bio2coat, a startup that develops and produces edible food coatings, made entirely from natural sources, which are applied to preserve and extend the shelf life of food. It is a colorless, fragrance-free, flavorless thin coating that can be consumed together with the food product without […]

Ecosystem | Open Calls
The BFAero accelerator of the Xunta de Galicia launches its second call

Companies and startups with innovative ideas in the field of unmanned vehicles (UAVs, USVs) will be able to present their ideas for the incubation and acceleration programmes of the Business Factory Aero until 15 November at 14.00.