KION Invest – building bridges in a new start-up ecosystem

Shaping the future of intralogistics is a huge undertaking and involves more than just large companies such as the KION Group to make it happen. The digital world is opening its doors, welcoming young companies to add their ideas and solutions to the world of intralogistics. KION Invest is approaching promising startups to consider joining a strategic partnership and putting them on the fast track. Hence, the initiative includes startup scouting, partnership programs and strategic investments in thriving new technologies and business approaches.

The goal of the new unit, which is part of the KION Group’s Corporate Services, is to provide solutions to future challenges in material handling, ranging from the creation of connected, intelligent warehouses to the development of new business models along the digital value chain. Thus, the company is calling on young entrepreneurs who focus on industrial IoT, artificial intelligence, automation, robotics and VR/AR applications as well as blockchains.

KION Invest strives to develop long-term collaborations that benefit all involved. Innovators gain access to our know-how and comprehensive experience as a market leader – including our assets and our diverse network – in exchange for their creative ideas.

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