Kaleido Logistics + CargoSteps
Kaleido Logistics + CargoSteps
Rachid Touzani CEO, CargoSteps
Logistics Tech Accelerator Startup
"By being part of the Logistics Tech Accelerator, we have the ability to continually expand the reach of our business. It was great working with Kaleido through a joint venture as we were both able to bring our expertise to the business and work together seamlessly."
Xoán Martínez CEO, Kaleido Logistics
Logistics Tech Accelerator Founding Partner
"We chose RocketSpace because they deeply know how to help startups and corporate professionals bring the future to market. Their innovation ecosystem with access to high-quality startups enables us to build the most attractive and effective accelerator program."
Kaleido Logistics is a global logistics operator specializing in energy, automotive and raw material transport worldwide, with a unique tech approach. As a disruptive player in the logistics industry, the company's commitment to RocketSpace’s Logistics Tech Accelerator aims to encourage the smart technology trends of transport and logistics.
A tech approach to all logistics projects is a must and part of the Kaleido Logistics core business.
Kaleido Logistics was looking to expand their portfolio of solutions to be more comprehensive and offer more value and impact to current and new clients. A significant opportunity came up from one of Kaleido’s clients where they needed to include an end-to-end track-and-trace solution to provide more impact to the prospective client.
Through the Logistics Tech Accelerator, Kaleido was able to meet and work directly with one of the participating startups on this technology gap, CargoSteps, a real-time track-and-trace software company. The Frankfurt-based startup offers real-time track and trace software that allows different logistics companies of every size to easily work together. Within just four months of the start of the Logistics Tech Accelerator, the two companies realized
By coming together to create a joint venture, Kaleido Logistics and CargoSteps were able to create the new Air-Track-and-Trace-Tool to ensure a complete, transparent end-to-end supply chain solution for the specific needs of the manufacturing retail industry. The tool sends notifications when steps are complete, issues a warning in case a delivery is due at a transfer point and has yet to arrive, or provides information about the state of the delivery or its exact location, but further than this, Freight Intelligence allows its users to take better decisions through data interpretation models, and will assist them
Having piloted the new technology solution for retail cargo tracking as part of the bid, the joint venture was successfully able to deliver the best proposal within two weeks to one of the world’s leading retailer. The ability to make quick decisions in the Logistics Tech Accelerator program enabled the joint venture to go-to-market faster, beat other contenders, and be chosen as the
This partnership out of the pilot-focused Logistics Tech Accelerator showcases the direct business outcomes and industry disruption the program is already providing to both startups and corporations. The immense opportunities the accelerator provides for startups to connect and pilot hand-in-hand with other corporates is unparalleled.
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