CANGOPALProject ID: 742542
H2020-EU.2.3.1. - Mainstreaming SME support, especially through a dedicated instrument
H2020-EU.3.4. - SOCIETAL CHALLENGES - Smart, Green And Integrated Transport
Next generation of Carrier Open SaaS for boosting e-Commerce economy
Total cost:EUR 71 429
EU contribution:EUR 50 000
Topic(s):SMEInst-10-2016-2017 - Small business innovation research for Transport and Smart Cities Mobility
Call for proposal:H2020-SMEINST-1-2016-2017See other projects for this call
Funding scheme:SME-1 - SME instrument phase 1
Business Opportunity: within the e-commerce market - specially for SMEs, cross-border delivery is considered to be an obstacle by 57% of retailers, while 46.7% of consumers declare they worry about the delivery in cross-border transactions, specially due to the high prices of the process.This causes a high risk barrier between the buyer and customers and obstructing so businesses –specially SMEs - international expansion. Besides market its fragmented and carriers has develop their own technological solutions obliging SMEs to be lock -in to one single shipper company.
CANGOPAL added value: is an innovative technology that offers an open solution capable to provide an integrated parcel delivery to foster growth of the e-commerce SMEs in Europe. It enables e-commerce growth by providing easy access to any SME to carriers and good rates through a a single hub of carriers with an easy integration (based on APIs) to access to all of the available carriers in the platform. In other works: one integration to use them all instead of one integration for each carrier.
Phase 1 objectives is to accelerate the market adoption and international penetration of CANGOPAL focus on preparing ourselves for the commercialization of at the international level (including route-to-market, marketing strategy, growth strategy, etc.) by evolving the product from TRL7 to TRL9 stage
Impact : As a result of this project, CANGOPAL will grow considerably, generating 65 new qualified jobs by five years after the project ending and generating cumulative incomes of 43,8M€ and a EBITDA of 30,6M€ approx.
EU contribution: EUR 50 000
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