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Awa Bank x Creww "Awagin Accelerator 2023" 7 startups selected!

Creww, together with Awa Bank, has announced that seven startup companies have been selected for the "Awa Bank Accelerator 2023" to commercialize their businesses with participating companies in Tokushima Prefecture!

About "Awagin Accelerator 2023

This program aims to contribute to the revitalization of the local economy by working to build an innovation ecosystem in Tokushima Prefecture.
By linking the diverse business domains and abundant management resources of the two participating companies from Tokushima Prefecture with the innovative services and ideas of startup companies from across Japan, the program aims to create new businesses and innovate existing businesses for the participating companies.

In March 2023, we began soliciting collaboration proposals from startups across the country, and after presentations, discussions, and selection, seven startups have now been selected for the program.
On Monday, September 11, 2023, a presentation of the program's results and a kick-off seminar for the second phase of the program were held.

▼ "Awagin Accelerator 2023" details page:

Adopted proposal with participating companies and collaborating start-ups in Tokushima Prefecture (in alphabetical order)

Miki Resources Co.
(1) Collaboration with: AC Biode Inc.
 Collaboration theme: Support for development of catalysts for chemical recycling of waste plastics

(2) Collaboration with: Episotec Corporation
 Collaboration theme: AR utilization for business DX

(3) Collaboration with: JOYCLE Inc.
 Collaboration theme: Supporting the introduction of small IoT upcycling plants and providing a platform for visualizing environmental value

Hamada Farm Co.
(1) Collaboration with: colors palette Co.
 Collaboration theme: Establishment of a children's education program using beetles

(2) Collaboration with: Sky Farm, Inc.
 Collaboration theme: Beetle sales using SaaS-type order management system for commercial facilities

(3) Cooperation with: Narada Co.
 Collaboration theme: Development planning of an application for gym users

(4) Collaboration with: YOKUTO Co.
 Collaboration Theme: Spreading correct yoga using yoga mats and utilizing human resources on the side

About Creww

Creww, Inc. is a total support company for startups, entrepreneurs, business companies, and individuals who want to take on new challenges. Creww Inc. is a total support company for startups, entrepreneurs, business companies, and individuals who want to take on challenges, providing a variety of services that match the needs of each individual.
Since its founding in 2012, Creww has conducted more than 400 open innovation programs between companies and local governments and startups, resulting in approximately 1,000 collaborations to date. Currently, approximately 7,500 startups are registered on the open innovation platform operated by Creww.

name of companyCreww Corporation
EstablishmentAugust 13, 2012
capital stock829.55 million yen (including capital reserve)
representativeSORATO IJICHI
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Business OverviewCloud-based open innovation support serviceCreww Growth"
■ Regional Open Innovation Program ".47 (Yonana) Cruise Project"
Innovation Community
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