Malmö cleantech startup Orbital Systems raises € 17.8 Million in new funding

Orbital Systems, a cleantech startup based in Malmö, recently raised SEK 170 Million (€ 17.8 Million) in its Series B round of funding. Investors include well-known names such as H&M CEO Karl-Johan Persson and Skype co-founder Niklas Zennström, as well as Nils Idoff and Stena Ventures, reports Veckans Affärer and TechCrunch. This is the second round […]

Startups from Skåne that innovate future

Skåne has always been a place of innovation. Firms here regardless of size have always been working hard on cutting-edge technologies to push the world forward. The famous Bluetooth and the first artificial kidney are a few the best examples of how innovation from Skåne could shape the way we live. After all, those are […]

Seven Scanian companies are on the list of 33 most promising Swedish startups

9th year in a row Ny Teknik and Affärsvärlden run 33-listan (the list of 33), where they present a list of the most promising Swedish companies. To qualify for a nomination, a company has to be less than 7 years old and work with innovation. This year’s list has witnessed some 200 nominations of various […]

Orbital Systems end year with a large order and a new head of production from Tesla

Orbital Systems closes 2015 with the largest commercial order in its history from Frederiksberg’s swimming pool in Copenhagen and welcoming a new head of production Peter Carlsson, previously of Tesla. Orbital Systems is Malmo-based startup behind innovative showers that help to save up to 90% of water and 80% of electricity. Launched in 2012, Nasa-inspired […]

Orbital Systems signs a new client – Kristianstad’s Central Hospital

Orbital Systems, Malmo-based startup with eco-friendly shower solution, signed its first client in healthcare sector – Kristianstad’s Central Hospital, reports 8till5. Two showers will be installed in the therapy pool area, where the showers are used by about 100 people on daily basis. Innovative shower technology by Orbital Systems helps to save up to 90% […]

Orbital Systems closes € 4.3 M Series A round

Orbital Systems, the clean-tech startup that has developed a way to save (a lot) of water while showering, announced a $ 5 M (€ 4.3 M) series A round with a very impressive list of investors. The startup has designed the world’s most efficient shower system and has helped to save 1 million litres of […]

MINC incubator batch of spring 2014

This week the MINC incubator held it’s ‘exit ceremony’ for the startups in the spring 2014 batch. MINC has a history of varied startups, from both the web, app as well as cleantech and product startups. The startups that successfully finished in this batch where: Tunaspot – Tunaspot is a music application that enables the […]