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Healthtechs Yana and Live 4 Life join to expand employee wellbeing
Contxto – Collaborations have been an important step for expansion this year. Startup Yana has not been the exception. Thanks to their collaboration with their fellow healthtech, Live 4 Life, now Peruvian workers have access to Yana’s virtual companion. Live 4 Life is a Peruvian healthtech startup focused on designing wellness programs for their customers. […]
The roadmap for autonomous delivery bots and drones in Latin America
Contxto – When we envision the future, drones and autonomous vehicles are often a critical part of that picture. So just how far is Latin America from this scenario? Honestly, it’s getting closer. But it still has a long way to go, and for two big reasons which I’ll address in a bit. In any […]
Kiwibot delivery robots go B2B with Shopify and Ordermark
Contxto – Colombian Kiwibot’s delivery vehicles can now be found cruising up and down parts of San José, California. Through its recent alliances with e-commerce platform Shopify and Ordermark—an LA-based logistics startup—Kiwibot will be helping businesses complete deliveries. Correspondingly, these companies are connected via an API to Kiwibot’s fleet of semi-autonomous robots. These partnerships are […]
Zippedi revamps robots to fight Covid in retailers
Contxto – Chilean Zippedi’s robots just got more tricked out. The startup recently added new features to its retail bots to reduce the spread of coronavirus. Why it’s a big deal: Considering how long “the new normal” will last, these additional services will come in handy for retailers that can become Covid-19 hot spots if […]
Coronavirus: Tinder for startup power couples. But will they last?
Misery acquaints a man with strange bedfellows William Shakespeare Contxto – There’s no denying that coronavirus (Covid-19) is making for unusual partnerships among startups in Latin America. Many of which under “normal circumstances” may not have taken place at all. The question is, will these matchups live on beyond the pandemic? Or are they just […]
Rappi launches delivery robots, is it outmaneuvering iFood?
Contxto – Logistics startup Rappi is adding new members to its delivery team. But these additions are different from your typical rappitendero. For one they travel on four wheels rather than two. And rather than carrying the startup’s bright orange backpack, these newbies have it built into their bods. Oh, and they’re not human. As […]
Latin American startups versus Covid-19
Contxto – It’s official: as of last week we implemented home office at Contxto. Fortunately, we’ve worked from home every Thursday since we launched last year, so we already know how to operate seamlessly without having to be physically near each other. Not everyone will have the same luck though. For this reason, many Latin […]
The Ultimate Guide to Venture Capital in Mexico [Updated 2020]
Contxto – There is another, less explored, facet of the startup equation. Indeed, no idea gets far without the money to do the walking. This is where venture capitalists (VCs) come in. And as one would expect, Venture Capital in Mexico and the rest of Latin America is no exception. Oft the mighty presences behind […]