Recent Updates

17 June 2015

French Food Marketplace ‘La Ruche Qui Dit’ in $9 million Series B Funding Round

French startup La Ruche qui dit oui (also known as The Food Assembly in the U.K.) – which enables consumers to buy directly from their... Read more...

15 June 2015

The Sharing Bros Journey Round-up

Traveling 21,000 kilometers across Latin America over 7 months using only collaborative economy start-ups makes for an interesting journey. The Sharing Bros reflect on 7 months... Read more...


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by Mia de Villa Collaborative Consumption Team

12 June 2015

Collaborative Pioneer Interview with Bram and Brian from 3D Hubs

3D Hubs is the world’s largest and fastest growing network of 3D printers. In this interview, founders Bram de Zwart and Brian Garret talk about... Read more...


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by Harmen van Sprang Global Curator Team, The Netherlands

9 June 2015

Lusídeias- turning sharable ideas in to viable businesses

Lusídeias – A Portuguese company is turning sharable ideas in to viable businesses through Crowdsourcing Compta is one of the oldest IT Portuguese companies in... Read more...


Raquel Felix

by Raquel Felix Global Curator Team, Portugal

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5 June 2015

Carpooling as a collaborative alternative for sustainable mobility

Ouishare Colombia, a think-do-tank aiming to empower citizens, public institutions and companies to boost Collaborative Economy will be hosting the Bogota OuiShare Drinks. This event will... Read more...

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Sharing Economy: Moving forward in Colombia

Gustavo Palacios our Global Curator for Colombia, has been working very hard to build the sharing economy community in Colombia. He created Sharecollab as the... Read more...

1 June 2015

The rise of the ‘peer-to-business-to-peer’ marketplace

The concept of the peer-to-peer marketplace is well known since the rise of the internet and has become an important feature in any definition on... Read more...

15 May 2015

Pioneer Interview with Serenity Hill and Kirsten Larsen of the Open Food Network

Serenity Hill and Kirsten Larsen are co-founders of the Open Food Network, a free, open source, scalable e-commerce marketplace and logistics platform that enables communities and... Read more...

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6 May 2015

Pioneer Interview with Tim Kunde of Friendsurance

Friendsurance is an online p2p insurance platform forging the way for people to get cash back from their insurance premiums. In this interview, co-founder and... Read more...

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30 April 2015

Pioneer Interview with Paul Slezak of Recruitloop

Paul Slezak is co-founder of RecruitLoop, an online platform disrupting the recruitment industry by providing employers with a flexible recruitment solution charged at an hourly rate.... Read more...


Mia de Villa

by Mia de Villa Collaborative Consumption Team