STARBUZZ starts application phase for the 2nd batch of startups


Startups providing solutions for retail, ecommerce and logistics can apply now!

Mülheim an der Ruhr, September 15, 2017. STARBUZZ, the first independent accelerator for retail, ecommerce and logistics startups, today started the application phase for its second batch. Recently, STARBUZZ has admitted four startups covering new logistics concepts, industrial internet of things applications, SaaS-solutions and new marketplace models as its first batch. Startups from Germany and abroad that offer new solutions (hard- and/or software) or products for retail, ecommerce and logistics can apply for STARBUZZ until November 15.

“In selecting promising startups, our key focus is on the quality of the teams, the product and the underlying business model. Admitted startups benefit from a high-quality program tailored to their needs and will be advised by experts and mentors from leading partnering companies in order to speed up their go-to-market process and to sharpen and scale their business model”, explains STARBUZZ Program Manager Thomas Müller.

With more than 30 partnering companies – among them industry leaders like ALDI SÜD, Tengelmann Group, Schwarz Group, Fiege Logistics, T-Systems, eismann and Fressnapf – and a pool of more than 50 mentors, STARBUZZ offers expertise and channels that have an ideal fit with the core business areas of the startups that apply.

Applications for STARBUZZ can be submitted within the next two months, from September 15 to November 15, 2017. To apply, startups need to register at The second batch will be selected in early December and enter the program in January 2018.


Thomas Müller M.A. / MBA
STARBUZZ Program Manager

c/o Mülheim & Business GmbH
Haus der Wirtschaft,
Wiesenstraße 35,
D-45473 Mülheim an der Ruhr

Tel.: +49 208 484859
Cell: +49 177 4848595


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