Success stories: #Success

The Digital Hub Logistics quickly started writing success stories. We are presenting a selection on our website for you to read and share. Learn more about our start-ins on their way into a digital future. Get to know new cooperation formats. What happened to the finalists of the Digital Logistics Award? What do new and successful business models look like?

Agile or not: When which method is the right one

With rapid technological progress, innovation projects in companies have become increasingly complex. That's why, in many cases, the path to the goal today can no longer be achieved with classic working methods, but rather through agile project management. What matters here is how to make the right decision.

Mission completed: BG.evolution smart glasses in use worldwide

The example of BG.evolution shows how a Start-in can successfully hand over innovative solutions to the parent company: The BEUMER Smart Glasses, which were tested and developed with the support of the Digital Hub Logistics, are now even being used by customer support and customers of the machine and plant manufacturer BEUMER Group during the commissioning of new machines.

What Start-ins can learn from Start-ups

When it comes to digital technologies, start-ups are often one step ahead of established companies today. This is a sufficient reason for small and medium-sized businesses to work with start-ups and take advantage of their developments.

“How could I be sure that you’ll still exist in 2 years?”

The Hamburg-based start-up NautilusLog won the Digital Logistics Award in 2018. The award opened many doors for the young company at the domestic and international level. Founder Otto Klemke talks about an exciting year, about trust and prejudices - and a new research project that takes him back to Dortmund.

5 „Lessons learned“: What makes Start-ins successful

There are many different formats and concepts for digital transformation. More and more medium-sized companies are relying on start-ins. Compared to traditional innovation departments, flexible, independent digital teams, such as those represented in the Digital.Hub Logistics, have significant advantages.

With LogCoin into the Future

Classical development work coupled with a start-up mentality: LedgerEngineers want to make logistics companies more digital with blockchain technology. The idea for their "LogCoin" platform came to them while browsing through small ad portals.

What does an Innovation Coach actually do?

In the age of digitalization, innovation processes are completely different from what traditional companies are used to. How an innovation coach can contribute to the success of digitisation projects is demonstrated by the hub member BEULCO from South Westphalia, one of the many Hidden Champions in this region. Tradition and agility do not contrast here.