Catalan industrial company leader in the manufacture of solutions for laundries seeks to collaborate with a start-up offering Industry 4.0 technologies. They want to implement cutting-edge technologies in all the steps of their value chain. Interested companies will be guided towards an open innovation platform to apply to the challenge before Sept 30. The cooperation will take the form of a license or a technical cooperation agreement.
A Catalan (Spanish) industrial company specialist in the design, manufacture and selling of equipment for all types of laundries, regardless of size business sector.
The company is launching a challenge to identify and collaborate with start-ups that can bring a differential technological value to the industrial sector.
They seek to implement the technological transformation to all their value chain: from design to maintenance, through manufacture, logistic and embedded sensors
They have three specialised divisions to serve clients' specific requirements :
commercial laundry division for small and medium-sized laundries,
vended laundry division for self-service laundries
industrial laundry dvision for laundries with high-volume operational requirements.
They wish to create the maximum value for the clients, contribute positively to protect the environment and use the best techniques available in the design of their products. They want to integrate disruptive technologies into the industry value chain.
They are looking for start-ups that provide solutions for digital transformation of the industry : robotics, Big Data, AR / VR, Internet of Things, artificial intelligence, 3D Printing, computer vision, Cloud Computing.
This technology request is an innovation challenge and is published on an open innovation platform until 30-09- 2018. If an organization does express interest in cooperation before that date, it will be guided towards this open innovation platform to apply directly.
After that, the company will select the SME's with whom they would like to cooperate in the development of a solution.
The company is open to different types of partnerships such as a license agreement or a technical cooperation agreement.
- Type of partner sought: They are looking for start-ups with a product, or functional prototype that provide solutions for digital transformation of the industry . Robotics, Big Data, AR / VR, Internet of Things, Artificial intelligence, 3D Printing, Computer Vision, Cloud Computing.
- Specific area of activity of the partner: Start-ups are invited to share their ideas and propose their solutions.
Applicants should have a product or a functional prototype
They should be constituted as a legal entity or in process of becoming one.
They should have a team fully dedicated to the aim of the project.
Available for demonstration - The catalan company is looking for a product, or functional prototype, mature enough to be integrated and validated
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