Pickwings - Excellent!
Pickwings was awarded the most important young entrepreneur prize in Switzerland by a jury of over 200 experts as the winner in the service category.
"Joy prevails! Great news from Thun from the SEF (Swiss Economic Forum)."
"Our One-Stop-Shop for transport services was certified by the SEF experts as an innovation project with sustainable growth potential."
As part of the Innovation Day, Marc Bolliger (founder of Pickwings) received the Zug Innovation Award from Matthias Michel, Director of Economic Affairs. 😃
After the first two successful rounds of the Climate-KIC Accelerator program, Pickwings now also wins in Stage 3 and receives another prize money of 50,000 Euros!
1st Round April 2017: Pickwings is one of four selected start-ups and wins 10,000 euros.
2nd Round of September 2017: Pickwings wins 25,000 Euros. As the only start-up it passes to phase 2.
3nd Round of April 2018: Pickwings wins 50,000 Euros. As the only start-up.
With Climate-KIC, more than 250 partners from business, science and the public sector form Europe's largest public-private network for innovations against climate change. Climate-KIC combines innovation promotion, a European accelerator program for start-ups, and high-quality educational opportunities to systematically transform knowledge into competitive products and services.
The highlight of this year's Logistik & Distribution Messe in Zurich was the award ceremony for the most innovative company in 2018. On April 11, 2018 at 4.30 p.m. in the GS1 Networking Zone Pickwings, the Verein für Netzwerk Logistik Schweiz selected Pickwings as the winner with prize money worth CHF 2,000. It is with great pleasure that we say: Thank you very much!Link to the article
Our team impressed in the preliminary round and has now qualified for the Eco Performance Award final. The leading European award for sustainability in the transport and logistics industry is already in its eleventh round.
The Eco Performance Award honors companies that harmonize economic and ecological aspects. Both innovative measures and solid, application-oriented overall concepts are evaluated.
Pickwings convinced the jury of the SWISS INNOVATION CHALLENGE already at two pitch rounds and entered the final of the competition.
The SWISS INNOVATION CHALLENGE is an innovation competition organized by the Fachshochschule Nordwestschweiz (FHNW) and the Chamber of Commerce Baselland.
In the final of the SWISS INNAVTION CHALLENGE Pickwings ranked on the 9th place. The jury was impressed by the business plan and the presentation.
Pickwings convinced a jury of experts and the audience at the 2017 Regional Logistics Award.
The Regional Logistics Prize is organized by VNL - Verein Netzwerk Logistik und detranz - Innovation center for transport efficient economic activity Uri.