A collective of Nordic angels will back ambitious entrepreneurs

A group of prominent entrepreneurs from the region come together in a new initiative – Nordic Makers. Together they will offer expertise and funding for early stage tech startups. However, Nordic Makers is not simply a fund. The founders, who themselves went through turbulent startup experiences in their own time, want Nordic Makers to be […]

The Participants for Green Tech Challenge 2016 have been chosen

The participants for this year’s Green Tech Challenge has finally been decided and twenty young Danish startups are now waiting eagerly to begin the two-week program. The challenge will kick off at the 31’th of October with the mission to make green business into good business. During the 14 days of the program, the twenty […]

Uber-like cargo deliveries are now available in Denmark

Copenhagen becomes a launch place for a new on-demand delivery service of all cargo types – NemLevering.dk. The service aims to make deliveries simpler and improve overall industry standards. Through an app, NemLevering.dk’s users can book and track their deliveries and know exactly then to expect its arrival. Documents, furniture, pallet loads, containers, boats… Anything […]

Founders shared their greatest growth hacks

At the 6th Nordic Growth Hackers event, held at Founders House earlier this week, the nearly 100 participants was introduced to a great deal of growth hack tricks including ’the hire hack’. The atmosphere was relaxed and cozy and the invited speakers alternately made the crowd laugh and listen intensely. The first of the four […]

Drivhuset starts a new accelerator: Grit Malmö

Want to develop and evolve as an entrepreneur? Need a chance to push yourself and test your skills? Then Grit Malmö is the solution for you. Grit Malmö is the new accelerator created by a joint collaboration between Drivhuset Malmö and Arbetsförmedlingen. The program starts in October for newcomers. The aim of this accelerator is provide participants with guidance […]

AthGene disrupts the DNA-Testing industry

DNA-testing too expensive for you? Want to know your gene makeup but can’t afford it? Well there is a new startup in town that provides that service with a much lower cost! AthGene, a Copenhagen based startup is disrupting the DNA-testing industry with its launch of the world’s first private genetics testing solution based on cutting […]

The Ground – A hub for digital startups in Malmö

Co-working offices have been on the rise in the past couple of years and the Öresund region is not short on them either. This time, we asked Chloe Nauta to explain about The Ground, a Malmö-based co-working space for digital entrepreneurs. Chloe is the Head of Operations at The Ground, making sure that everything runs […]

Modcam gets further investment to develop their image analyse

Malmo-based Modcam raises SEK 14.9 million (over 1,6 million euro) through share emission among existing shareholders, Swedish Spintop Ventures and the German Robert Bosch Venture Capital. The financing round was confirmed by company’s co-founder and CEO Andreas Nordgren, but without further details about the deal according to DiDigital. Modcam has developed a compact camera-based sensor […]

Health-focused accelerator opens for a new round of applications

Technology has already become an inseparable part of everyday life, so why not maximize its use in specialized areas, like healthcare? With that idea in mind, as well as an aspiration to “revolutionize health”, Lund-based lean accelerator Health2b opens an application for the second batch of tech startups with focus on health. “Our vision is […]

Pleo receives DKK 20 million ($3 million) in first-round investment from Founders.

Pleo, a provider of a digital debit card for companies, has just received an investment amounting to DKK 20 million ($ 3 million). The investment has been provided by the startup studio Founders A/S as part of Pleo’s first funding round. In addition to Founder, other prominent names such as Kirkbi A/S, Anders Holch, and Oticon […]