Submissions are now open for Autogrill’s first call to start-ups
On 5 December 2023, Autogrill presented InHub, an enterprise accelerator for the development of innovative solutions serving 360° improvement of point of sale experience on the motorway network.
This new project will bring together the brightest sparks from start-ups and other talents that share Autogrill’s passion for excellence in customer experience and sustainability.
The startuppers addressed by the call for ideas have before them a chance to set up in the new innovation hub alongside Factory Food Designers, Autogrill’s research & development centre. In so doing, they will create a veritable community to develop projects in a spirit of collaboration and inspiration and in close contact with experts in the trade.
The three project fields cited in the call to start-ups are Customer Experience, Operations and Employee Experience and Sustainability. The projects will identify optimum technological solutions for digitalizing sales processes and further improve point of sale sustainability both environmentally and socially.
The call will be open till 26 January 2024 and the selection process will last around two months. The chosen startups will commence the accelerator programme at Autogrill HQ by the end of 1st quarter 2024.
The selection process is being assisted by Plug and Play Tech Center, which is recognized as the world’s biggest business innovation platform and one of the most active venture capitalists globally, investing in over 250 startups every year.