WHO WE ARE

Open Innovators is a collaboration platform to address, strategise and act to make eCommerce more climate friendly. We bring together the various stakeholders in the eCommerce industry and related areas on seminars, workshops and share regular information on the new initiatives and policies which impact eCommerce globally. To encourage sustainability focused businesses, Open-Innovators offers Fedobe’s matured Open-Source frameworks for ecommerce, free of charge.

Open-Innovators focuses on areas which can positively impact
future commerce initiatives


Reduced
Waste

Promoting
Sustainability

Circular
Economy

Getting the
customers involved

Building Future cities
to optimise commerce

OUR COLLABORATIONS

The Open Innovator project aims to provide climate-friendly commerce solutions to sustainable start-up businesses. The aim is to leverage open-source frameworks to help kick-start new sustainable focused eCommerce.

MEET OUR TEAM

Sweden Team

German Team

HOW WE WORK

  • 1. Application & Feasibility

    You submit your application. Our local engagement managers meet you for storyboarding and feasibility discussion.
  • 2. Validation & Prototyping

    We create working prototypes based on our rapid-deployment model and free frameworks.
  • 3. Funding & Development

    We support you with building your case with investors and funding agencies. Our agile development model will keep you involved at all stages.
  • 4. Deployment & Support

    Our local engagement managers will be involved in deployments. We keep supporting you 24/7.

 

LATEST NEWS

Open-Innovators i samarbete med TREEM

Den pågående pandemin skapar ett förändrat synsätt, både gällande hur kunden ser på shopping & dess kvalitet kontra kvantitet, men även att man nu växlar över till att handla exklusivare fashion online. Möjligheter skapas & Open Innovators är glada att nu arbeta med TREEM för att realisera dessa möjlighete.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

What is needed to be eligible for OI's support?

It’s simple. You just need to share our enthusiasm for promoting sustainability in eCommerce. If your company qualifies as contributing to any of the seventeen Sustainable Development Goals and offers it’s products or services online, you qualify!

Will I need to sign some binding agreement?

Open Innovators believes in the Agile form of working. We bring the same agility into our contracts. Our understanding with you will be flexible and customized to your business needs. When we make our frameworks available to promote your business, we expect the services for customization, localization, and deployment to be delivered by Fedobe. There is no binding agreement.

What do the framework do for me?

Our frameworks have been developed over the past seven years and can cover a comprehensive set of business use cases. Thus, we reduce not only your cost of development we also improve your time to market while keeping all incidental development costs low (our team is India based and works onlow costs).

The frameworks are built in open-source Magento community version, a technology owned by Adobe.  The have pre-built library of functions which offer online commerce capabilities along with warehouse & supply chain integration, customisation engine for product recommendations amongst other related functions.

How is Open Innovators funded? 

Open Innovators is the sustainability platform of Fedobe (fedobe.com). This platform is powered by a sheer determination from Fedobe’s to promote sustainability in eCommerce.

What is in it for Open Innovators and Fedobe?

Fedobe believes that future-proofing any business requires stakeholders to take serious cognizance of environmental impact and find solutions to offset such impact. As we have operated in eCommerce world for over a decade. We are aware of environmental and social impact of online commerce and have made it our priority to address this. Open-Innovators is a not-for-profit our initiative towards this.

Along with this, the philosophy of open source community is endorsed by Fedobe’s offer to support social entrepreneurs in their journeys by making low cost solutions in a circular model . When we develop the functionalities and features for your platform, they will be rolled back to the community for the benefit of future entrepreneurs.

Who owns the IPRs for further development and customization of the offered frameworks?

Fedobe’s frameworks are deployed across many industries, catering to diverse use-case scenarios. Since we adhere to the Open Source community philosophy, we roll everything back to the community. In case there is a conflict of interest or threat from competition, we are happy to discuss how we can help you protect the code/business logic and not distribute it further.

How do I end the agreement if needed?

As we are making the framework available to you permanently, you will be responsible for how you utilize it in the future and will be free to move away from it if and when you so wish.

For how long with OI support my eCommerce set up?

Fedobe’s frameworks are offered free of cost for as long as you need them. Such frameworks have no guarantee of improvements/updates/patches. Further support/maintenance agreements need to be separately discussed.

CONTACT US

 

Denisa Pozníčková

Regeringsgatan 52
111 56 Stockholm
Phone: +46760719810
Email: denisa@open-innovators.org