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Five startups selected for Nexus by Dia

Madrid, October 31 2017 The Nexus by DIA digital platform dedicated to innovation and talent search has selected five startups from Denmark, Spain, the United Kingdom and Israel so that, for the next 10 weeks Innovation Lab, they begin to develop their project in collaboration with DIA.

After this period, DIA Group will choose the winner(s) in an event in which the five finalists will show their progress and present their final implementation proposal for the company. Nexus by DIA will select the winner(s) for the full development of their project by the end of January 2018.

The five finalists are:

Plant Jammer ApS (Denmark) A company specializing in vegetarian cuisine, which uses artificial intelligence to compare the ingredients available to users in their kitchens and recommends the best way to combine them for the preparation of recipes. It is a never-ending cookbook at your fingertips. How? Its secret recipe is a neural network trained with millions of online recipes.

Retail Rocket (Spain) Helps online stores implement personalization technologies and take their marketing to the next level by adapting websites in real time based on the interests of each user and, ultimately, generating a considerable increase in the conversion ratio, the average value of orders and customer retention.

Talking Circles (United Kingdom) A business platform for continuous learning among co-workers. They bring employees together to share a unique experience, helping them to be more productive. Talking Circles is an efficient way to collaborate and share organizational knowledge at scale, allowing companies to boost engagement, build capacity and retain their best talent.

Wasteless (Israel) Increases sales and reduces waste generation by allocating changing prices that allow the consumer to choose how much to pay for a product based on its expiration date. Also, this tool monitors stock levels and will send a warning notification if a product is out of stock or to lower the price when it has been in the shelf for too long.

Neuromobile (Spain) Analyses customer data in order to help retailers shape their strategy so they can give their customers what they want, when they want. Neuromobile’s retail solution is a set of technologies and applications designed to provide customized, tangible and effective solutions to brand managers. It is a simple and intuitive system that allows management of multiple points of sale from a singular platform.