Digital door-lock solution Zaplox raises € 3 million funding

This week Zaplox announced that it has closed a € 3 million funding round. The startup, founded in 2010, has developed and patented a system to handle door locking using mobile phones. Zaplox system gives companies worldwide the opportunity to improve the efficiency of key management and to create new services and processes through the […]

Øresund Startups: Top50 and state of the region

Today I held a short lunch seminar on the subject of the most prominent startups in the region. The seminar was held because I was asked to do it, and when I thought about it I realized would be interesting to do. So I did, even if it was with a limited amount of preparations […]

Crunchfish announced former Anoto CEO as board member

Crunchfish, the touchless mobile technology startup, announced that they have added Örjan Johansson to the board. Having been CEO at the high profile startup Anoto and being involved in other local startups such as Mashmobile (aquired by US Mblox), as well as the hi-tech bike helmet Hövding and mobile door locks Zaplox, he has a […]

Zaplox contract with Vasakronan

Swedish mobile key startup Zaplox has signed an agreement with real estate agency Vasakronan, reports Sydsvenskan and Zaplox news. Vasakronan is Sweden’s largest property company, which owns, develops and manages commercial properties in Stockholm, Uppsala, Gothenburg, Malmö and Lund, and has a property portfolio of over 190 properties. The Zaplox system to lock and unlock […]

Sweden’s 33 hottest tech companies 2013 announced – 5 winners from the Øresund region

For the 6th consecutive year, Ny Teknik and Affärsvärlden have sorted through 300 nominees to present the 33 most innovative and promising companies from across Sweden. The prestigious list includes 5 Øresund region companies (click for Ny Teknik articles): Neo Technology, Zaplox, Sol Voltaics, Anolytech, and Trialbee. Developed in in Malmö, Neo Technology is still […]

Zaplox lands order from XBO

Zaplox, a startup focusing on making your phone replace keys, just got an big order from XBO regarding hotell key solutions. XBO specialize on the hospitality security market and are providing solution for over 160 hotels in Sweden. The integration with Zaplox’s system will make check-in and check-out processes at hotels more convinient and easier […]

Finalists Nordic startup awards!

The finalists of the Nordic Startup Awards are announced and we are glad to hear that 16 of the startups are based in the Øresund region (5 in Sweden and 11 in Denmark). The Nordic Startup Awards is a series of events throughout the Nordics with the aim of lifting the new generation startups to […]