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Demo Day of the METRO Accelerator for Retail: digital solutions for retail impress investors

09/05/2017

  • Nine start-ups present themselves at the first Demo Day of the METRO Accelerator for Retail powered by Techstars
  • Digital solutions for the retail sector presented to a panel of ca. 250 international investors and industry experts

At the Demo Day, the nine international teams participating in the METRO Accelerator for Retail powered by Techstars presented their innovative business ideas to a panel of around 250 international investors, industry experts and multipliers. The Demo Day marks the end and highlight of the first round of this first international accelerator program focused on covering the complete innovation value chain from wholesale and retail to logistics and product experience all the way to the end consumer. Following three months of intensive work at a dedicated co-working space in the heart of Berlin with extensive mentoring and coaching by leading industry experts under the leadership of METRO and Techstars, the founders now want to attract further investors for their business model.

For further information, please see the attached press release.