Video | Agriculture | Confidence | Economy | Energy | Employment | Finance | Media | Property | RBNZ | Science | SOEs | Tax | Technology | Telecoms | Tourism | Transport | Search

 


Kasual Business : Wine Labels Are Talking In Your Mobile

Press Release
Bordeaux, October 3, 2012

Kasual Business : Wine Labels Are Talking In Your Mobile

Kasual Business, a Bordeaux company that makes mobile apps for the wine sector, has won the latest 3-years tender by the Bordeaux Wines Council (CIVB) for its mobile lead application: Smart Bordeaux - the new version went into production at the beginning of September 2012.

Smart Bordeaux – The mobile official Bordeaux Wines app: Wherever you are and whenever you like, just take a photo of the Bordeaux wine label on your smart phone to get instant information about the producer, the vineyard and what "other people" think...

Smart Bordeaux – The mobile official Bordeaux Wines app: Wherever you are and whenever you like, just take a photo of the Bordeaux wine label on your smart phone to get instant information about the producer, the vineyard and what "other people" think...

Smart Bordeaux is now:
16,000 wine records available and uploaded directly by Bordeaux wine producers
Available in 13 languages and used in 82 countries by more than 200,000 users on iPhone and Androïd
10,000 bottles of Bordeaux wine labels are identified each week all over the world

Kasual Business has relied since its inception in its policy of innovation and investment in R&D.

By this way, Kasual Business has convinced the CIVB for implementation of the new version and has won a new commercial success.

Building on this success and looking to strengthen their technological and commercial development, Kasual Business' founders have decided to present their skills and know how to Californian investors next October on a trip organized by the Bordeaux International Chamber of Commerce and Industry and the Californian Irish Innovation Center.

Kasual Business – the company:
Founded in February 2010 by 3 experienced and complementary entrepreneurs:
David Ducourneau (CEO), 32: Entrepreneur and computer engineer
Emmanuel Etcheparre (Business Development), 43:
IT and wine entrepreneur for 15 years
Philippe Foix (VP Finance & Administration), 51:
IT and media entrepreneur for 25 years
The company gets currently four employees and its projected turnover for 2012/13, is estimated at more than 1 million of dollars.

ENDS

© Scoop Media

 
 
 
 
 
Business Headlines | Sci-Tech Headlines

 

Post-Post: Brian Roche To Step Down As NZ Post CEO

Brian Roche will step down as chief executive of New Zealand Post in April 2017, having led the state-owned postal service's drive to adjust to shrinking mail volumes with a combination of cost cuts, asset sales, modernisation and expansion of new businesses. More>>

ALSO:

Company Results: Air NZ Rides The Tourism Boom With Record Full-Year Earnings

Air New Zealand has ridden the tourism boom and staved off increased competition to deliver the best full-year earnings in its 76-year history. More>>

ALSO:

New PGP: Sheep Milk Industry Gets $12.6M Crown Funding

The Sheep - Horizon Three programme aims to develop "a market driven, end-to-end value chain generating annual revenues of between $200 million and $700 million by 2030," according to a joint statement. More>>

ALSO:

Half Full: Fonterra Raises Forecast Milk Price

Fonterra Co-operative Group Limited today increased its 2016/17 forecast Farmgate Milk Price by 50 cents to $4.75 per kgMS. When combined with the forecast earnings per share range for the 2017 financial year of 50 to 60 cents, the total payout available to farmers in the current season is forecast to be $5.25 to $5.35 before retentions. More>>

ALSO:

Keep Digging: Seabed Ironsands Miner TransTasman Tries Again

The first company to attempt to gain a resource consent to mine ironsands from the ocean floor in New Zealand's Exclusive Economic Zone has lodged a new application containing fresh scientific and other evidence it hopes will persuade regulators after their initial application was turned down in 2014. More>>

Wool Pulled: Duvets Sold As ‘Premium Alpaca’ Mostly Sheep’s Wool

Rotorua business Budge Collection Limited (Budge) and sole director, Sun Dong Kim, were convicted and fined a total of $71,250 in Auckland District Court after each pleading guilty to four charges of misrepresenting how much alpaca fibre was in their duvets. More>>

Get More From Scoop

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Business
Search Scoop  
 
 
Powered by Vodafone
NZ independent news