What is Retailtech Hub?
We want to change the world of commerce. And we want to do it together with the best startups and digital-driven corporations!
That’s why we started more than an accelerator: an international hub at the heart of Europe, where commerce innovation can progress, where future-thinking corporations and eager startups can meet and meaningfully engage.
We create the environment to pilot solutions and services, learn and share experiences, increase sales or facilitate international expansion: we give YOU a place to empower commerce. Together.
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MediaMarktSaturn is Europe’s leading commerce company for consumer electronics and related services. The MediaMarktSaturn Retail Group sees itself as a partner, daily companion, and navigator for consumers in an increasingly digitized world.
Plug and Play is a global innovation platform. We connect startups to corporations and invest in over 150 companies every year. Since inception in 2006, our programs have expanded worldwide to include a presence in 22 locations globally giving startups the necessary resources to succeed in Silicon Valley and beyond.
Plug and Play Brand & Retail: An ecosystem connecting forward-thinking brands, retailers and CPGs with startups and technology influencing the retail industry. We run a 3-month program, twice a year where we select 25-30 retail startups with a consortium of retail partners and VCs. Startups are selected from around 2,000 retail startup applications sourced from around the world every year.
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SEPTEMBER 27, 2017: Selection Day
In the heart of Munich, we will select the best 10 startups for our first batch.
OCTOBER 16, 2017: Program Start
The batch of startups enter the program.
JANUARY 5, 2018: Application Deadline Batch 2
From that day on, we will go through our internal review process. You can still apply even after the deadline – and we will pick a suitable batch for you.
JANUARY 23, 2018: Demo Day Batch 1
This is the demo day of the program, where the startups present to a room full of investors, corporations, and the public.
FEBRUARY 6, 2018: Selection Day Batch 2
In the heart of Munich, we will select the best 10 startups for our second batch.
MARCH 19, 2018: Program Start Batch 2
The second batch of startups enters the RTH program