Elevating lives through innovation
We aim to digitalize and automate our business worldwide. So we’re constantly looking for new solutions to revolutionize our services.
We find the best matches between startups and our business and foster collaboration success.
Are you a startup interested in working with us to test and scale your business globally? We offer several exciting opportunities.
Our value proposition for startups
Evaluation and match making
What solution have you developed? We’ll give you good, fair, and quick feedback – and talk to you about the next steps. Together, we identify the use cases and prepare the pilot project.
Piloting and global scaling
We help you to run a pilot project with clear and transparent KPIs. Together, we analyze the product/market fit. You benefit from our expertise and visibility: 700,000+ customers, 150 years of experience in logistics, and 2,000+ locations.
Connect with our experts and your peers to create the new.
Mentoring and best practices
You’ll have access to global industry experts for all markets as sparring partners. Ready to get started? We’ll share our knowledge and methods with you to accelerate your business.
Strategic collaboration? Absolutely! Together we define industry needs and help you build a competitive product.
Get more awareness: we place you as a use case and reference of DB Schenker.
Ready for some highlight collaborations?
Get inspired and inspire us!
ProGlove is a German engineering company taking a human-centric approach to innovation, shaping the future of smart wearables for industry 4.0.
Avatour brings coworkers, clients, and inspectors on-site with 360° remote collaboration – for real-time communication.
KINEXON delivers cloud software combined with sensors and networked devices to capture, optimize, and automate production, logistics, and sports processes.
LMAD is a versatile, robot-independent software platform that enables operators to use autonomous vehicles to run their business.
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