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Sontra Cargo

Sontra Cargo

Sontra works as an online and completely automated transport agent, based on geolocation technology to maximize the space between the trucks, like the passenger transport apps (Uber).

It is transport service auction that allows to compare transport services within just a few seconds and hire the online service.

The carriers save up to a 30% on transport costs and they create significant operative efficiencies. The truck drivers optimize their time and space by situating the carriage they have to take near their position and benefit their way back with empty spaces.

Active users: 35,000 trucks and 3,600 shippers.

Mainly based on Brazil.

App for smartphones available

Bodeboca

Bodeboca

It is Spain’s first online wine private sale club.

Founded in 2010 by Nathanaël Berbessou and Grégory Bulckaert, Bodeboca adapts the private sale model (flash sales of premium brands at very attractive prices) to the traditional wine industry.

Bodeboca has currently more than 100,000 members and it collaborates with Spain’s most prestigious wineries. The business has received the eAwards BCN13 award for the best trade strategy. In 2013, it started an internationalization process to become the European reference of the online wine sale.

Habitissimo

Habitissimo

Habitissimo is a restoration and household service guide that offers detailed information about construction and restoration companies to the individual interested in starting any kind of upgrade in their business or home.

Habitissimo was founded in april 2009 and, since then, it has consolidated as the biggest construction online community in Spain and Brazil. It also operates in Italy, Portugal, Argentina, Chile, Mexico and Colombia.

It disposes of more than 270.000 registered professionals and it has already published more than a million online budgets for restorations and household services.

This leading web on the market has already more than 150,000 household service and restoring professionals within the three countries where it operates.

It was one of the winning projects at the Campus de Emprendedores SeedRocket (SeedRocket Entrepreneur Camp) in January 2009.

Divescover

Divescover

Divescover is a diving centre and spot guide that offers all kinds of global services to the diver collective.

Created by the users for the users, it’s useful for everyone from scuba diving beginners to diving professionals. On Divescover, the diver will be able to find the perfect diving spot and book it at the best price.

Credimarket

Credimarket

CrediMarket is an online loan, card and mortgage comparator. Our objective is to give the most complete information about the financial products that (offered by the banks, savings banks or credit entities) can be contracted in Spain.

That’s why we give all the details in the most complete, accurate and easy way, avoiding the fine print. Our agents (experts in financial products) offer free assistance to people who wish to take out a loan, a card or a mortgage and they advice them on which are the most suitable ones according to their profile and necessities.

In addition, when needed, they’ll follow them through all the process, pointing out which documents must be submitted in each case, in the most quick and easy way.

Notorious

Notorious

David Martín (Blaffin co-founder), Álvaro Jiménez (Bandplify co-founder and ex Qstoms COO) and Amanda Graber (ex Gilt, Birchbox and Opensky) have joined to create this marketplace where its users can hire their favorite bloggers, “it girls” and other influencers to get real-time private image and fashion consultancy.

Notorious is on the market as an app for the users to contact the experts directly and get their advice.

Notorious disposes of the most reputed experts, that work as personal shoppers, personal trainers, make-up artists, hairdressers, and everything the client needs.

They dispose of a €130,000 funding given by its own founders, the business angel Eneko Knorr (Ludei, Ideateca, Hostalia) and Mola.com.

Woowup

Woowup

Woowup is a marketing platform that allows the companies to create their own custom-made “benefit club” to promote the active participation of their fans. This is done by different activities that will award their clients with points to trade for products or benefits.

WoowUp is a marketing platform that provides all the necessary tools to know, retain and make your clients shop again and again.

Kantox

Kantox

Kantox is a solution to currency exchange between companies without the need of banks.

This innovative platform joins solvent companies to exchange their currencies at a mid-market change rate (no spread). It is simple, accountable and between 3 and 8 times cheaper than a bank.

More than 1,500 clients trust Kantox. In 2015, it reached over 2 million exchanged dollars, and it’s on its way to 3 million this year.

Etece

Etece

Etece is a service that disposes of professionals to do the job you don’t want or can’t do, from house repair, errand, maid service and freight transport to beauty treatments at home.

Order your task and save up to a 35% off. Choose the person you want to get your job done for you and pay whenever you’re happy with the service.

Emtrics

Emtrics

Emtrics offers a service that allows a business to gather its clients’ opinion/satisfaction.

It is a very quick and easy process: you can create your survey within minutes, spread it to your customers through various channels (QR code, e-mail, SMS, Twitter, Facebook…) and you’ll receive your clients’ opinion in a fast and private way.