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The future stops by DLD Tel Aviv

Andrea Di Camillo, Managing Partner at P101 | September 28th, 2016

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September 21st, 2016

Fashion industry: when brick and mortar boosts online business

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The relevance of online fashion shopping is increasingly supported by research. Online fashion is a serious business, especially in Italy, since – as shown by the eCommerce B2c Observatory of the Milan Politecnico University – it is worth over € …

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September 15th, 2016

Data-driven Strategy, or how to build on Big Data

Giuseppe Donvito, Partner P101

Big data – i.e. data that companies collect so extensively in terms of variety, volume and speed as to require specific technologies and analytical methods – are one of the most interesting products of the digital revolution. It seems that …

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September 8th, 2016

Logistics, or the coexistence of man and robot at the time of e-commerce

Antonio Perini, CEO and founder at Milkman

“The world of warehouses, forklifts, and brown overalls, that back-room, blokey, almost forgotten world has been changed forever and thrust into the strategic limelight.” This excerpt from Sean Fleming’s last editorial for eDelivery underlines how the digital disruption has entered …

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August 3rd, 2016

Food: the lessons learned by Daniele Biffoli, founder of Gourmant.com

Daniele Biffoli, founder of Gourmant

After nearly three years from its birth, Gourmant.com – the startup that connects food and wine lovers with local Italian producers – is now a competitive reality in the world of high quality food and wine e-commerce, with its 100 …

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July 27th, 2016

Southern Europe, the new cradle for innovation

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When talking about start-ups and innovation in Europe, our thought immediately goes to cities like London and Berlin. Sometimes Amsterdam, or Paris. The southern area of the old continent has so far been a little acclaimed and silent player. This …

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July 21st, 2016

Startups that simplify your summer

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In Italy the digital tourism market is worth 9.5 billion Euros, which is one-fifth of total domestic transactions. From travel planning to small concerns about what we take with us on vacation, there are many startups that have decided to …

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July 13th, 2016

Time for Fintech and Banks to start a Beautiful Friendship

Giuseppe Donvito, Partner P101

So much has been written and said in recent months about Fintech, i.e. the technology that is dramatically changing the world of finance and banking. Banks are starting to question the future sustainability of their business model, which – as …

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July 7th, 2016

Italy is the new start-up country, the Financial Times says

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Italy represents a great opportunity for those who want to build a start-up or invest in one of them. In one of our first posts on NewsFromThePlatform, we analysed why the Italian venture capital scene is for now little known …

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June 29th, 2016

The crucial importance of Innovation Ecosystems

Alessandro Petrich, Analyst in P101

Many are the technological innovations that have changed our lives in the recent past and many others are changing our future: from personal computers, to smartphones, to artificial intelligence. Which are the factor that determine the evolution of a technological …

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