Category: INDUSTRY

Romania has the opportunity to innovate with Europe’s biggest healthcare giants.

Romania has the opportunity to innovate with Europe’s biggest healthcare giants.

Partnering with two of Europe’s prominent pharmaceutical companies, Chiesi Group and SYNLAB Italy, EIT Health, a part of the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT), a body of the European Union, has launched the new InnoStars Connect programme. Implemented in an open innovation format, the initiative aims to bring together start-ups, Small and Medium Size Enterprises (SMEs), researchers, universities, […]

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Schneider Electric and AVEVA partner with IN-CORE Systèmes to improve Electric Vehicle battery production process

Schneider Electric and AVEVA partner with IN-CORE Systèmes to improve Electric Vehicle battery production process

Schneider Electric, the leader in the digital transformation of energy management and automation, and AVEVA, a global leader in industrial software, driving digital transformation and sustainability, today announced a partnership with IN-CORE Systèmes to drive efficiency in Electric Vehicle (EV) battery production. As the EV market continues to see exponential growth, battery production is under greater pressure to improve quality, […]

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DS Smith Replaces One Billion Pieces of Plastic Ahead of Schedule

DS Smith Replaces One Billion Pieces of Plastic Ahead of Schedule

Ahead of schedule and in partnership with some of the most iconic FMCG brands in the world, DS Smith has replaced more than one billion pieces of plastic, 16 months in advance of its 2025 target . This marks a key sustainability milestone for one of the leading international suppliers of more sustainable packaging solutions. As of May 2024, DS […]

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XIGA is selling car insurance directly through TikTok for the first time,  using the embedded insurance system

XIGA is selling car insurance directly through TikTok for the first time, using the embedded insurance system

XIGA, an insurtech startup advancing the concept of Embedded Insurance in the Central and Eastern Europe region, and in which LIFE IS HARD holds a 10% stake through LIH Ventures, is launching the first car insurance campaign embedded within the TikTok platform in Romania. This initiative is in partnership with Tudor Bratu, an automotive content creator and former TV show […]

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Who are the young people in Romania who have created a team of 5 robots that they want to “employ” in over 2,500 online stores by the end of the year

Who are the young people in Romania who have created a team of 5 robots that they want to “employ” in over 2,500 online stores by the end of the year

A team of Romanian entrepreneurs, founders of Naratix, has created five robots based on artificial intelligence that work non-stop, reducing return rates by up to 60% and increasing the average order in online stores by up to 30%. The robot employees were developed in approximately 12 months, with an investment of €350,000, and by the end of the year, their […]

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EIT Health supports European start-ups and SMEs to test their artificial intelligence and robotics solutions for healthcare through the TEF Health initiative

EIT Health supports European start-ups and SMEs to test their artificial intelligence and robotics solutions for healthcare through the TEF Health initiative

The TEF (Testing and Experimentation Facility) programme planned for five areas – healthcare, industry, agri-food, energy and smart cities – aims to streamline the certification and testing of artificial intelligence and robotics solutions in real-world environments. The Portugal-led health consortium just launched the first call for applications dedicated to the founders from the European healthcare sector. This initiative is underscored […]

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Schneider Electric Announces Innovative Tax Credit Transfer Agreement with ENGIE to Accelerate Progress Toward its 100% Renewable Energy Goal in North America

Schneider Electric Announces Innovative Tax Credit Transfer Agreement with ENGIE to Accelerate Progress Toward its 100% Renewable Energy Goal in North America

Schneider Electric, the leader in the digital transformation of energy management and automation, today announced that it has committed to invest in a portfolio of Texas-based clean energy projects utilizing a Tax Credit Transfer Agreement (TCTA) for solar and battery storage systems developed, built, and operated by ENGIE North America (ENGIE). The contracted projects are expected to come online throughout […]

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Allevo helps 17 banks access the new ReGIS system

Allevo helps 17 banks access the new ReGIS system

Allevo successfully completes a complex project, supporting 17 banks successfully connect to the new ReGIS system, operated by the National Bank of Romania. These account for half of the system’s participant banks and sum a market share of about 50%. „ReGIS is the national funds transfer system with real-time gross settlement (RTGS) for payments in lei owned and operated by […]

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HVAC Ventilation Systems in Constanta chooses Charisma and Primavera suite for integrated digitization of operations

HVAC Ventilation Systems in Constanta chooses Charisma and Primavera suite for integrated digitization of operations

The company “HVAC Ventilation Systems” Constanta, a major player in the design, execution and maintenance of HVAC installations and power infrastructure, adopts state-of-the-art software solutions to optimize processes and strengthen project control, in partnership with TotalSoft, one of the leading providers of business information systems in Central and Eastern Europe, and Infinity Business Center, a provider of integrated project management […]

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Shifting achromatic colors: white is still king, but black gained in popularity, taking market share

Shifting achromatic colors: white is still king, but black gained in popularity, taking market share

In trend research released last fall, BASF stated that the traditional automotive color wheel was going through a transformation. The recently released 2023 BASF Color Report for Automotive OEM Coatings provides hard data to back up that trend. Achromatic colors, which have always formed the foundation of automotive color, are experiencing a significant shift. While white continues to hold its […]

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VTEX is Awarded Best Interface Developer Portal at DevPortal Awards 2023

VTEX is Awarded Best Interface Developer Portal at DevPortal Awards 2023

VTEX ( NYSE: VTEX), the composable and complete commerce platform for premier brands and retailers, proudly announces its win in the Best Interface Developer Portal category at the DevPortal Awards 2023. This award acknowledges VTEX’s commitment to revolutionizing the developer experience with its pragmatic approach to composability and underscores its dedication to empowering the global developer community. Competing against industry […]

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Schneider Electric recognized as a leader in energy management software

Schneider Electric recognized as a leader in energy management software

Schneider Electric, the leader in the digital transformation of energy management and automation, earned the leader ranking in Verdantix’s  recent “Green Quadrant: Energy Management Software 2023.” This recognition highlights Schneider Electric’s comprehensive capabilities and solutions and progressive approach to system integration.    The global energy and climate crises have generated a surge of interest in energy management software, as organizations […]

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