Changes in lifestyle, climate change, digitalization and Industry 4.0 are massively changing the beverage industry and opening up new innovation potential. Through their cooperation in the drinktec Start-up Zone, DICA and drinktec offer a platform for start-ups to present themselves specifically as innovation players in the industry and to enable cooperation between established companies and start-ups.
DICA is the beverage industry's leading accelerator program with over 350 startups scouted in eight batches. The program has already received the support of companies such as Ardagh, Bitburger Brewery Group, Franken Brunnen, Hassia Group (Bionade), Symrise, Veltins. Of course, DICA continues to look for new interested parties and partners to expand the cooperation.
The joint Start-up Zone of drinktec and DICA will present outstanding start-ups from the beverage world. The Start-up Zone will highlight and reinforce the innovative power of start-ups and established companies.
Here you can find the prpgramm of the drinktec startup zone: https://drinktec.com/de/rahmenprogramm/wissen-loesungen/drinktec-startup-zone/#programm_highlights & here: https://drinkinnovation.de/start-up-zone-auf-der-drinktec-2021/