Topic: Press releases

Leif Bohlin Joins Jakamo’s Board of Directors

Leif Bohlin, CEO at Unifaun, has joined Jakamo’s board of directors. He has spent his whole career within the field of supply chain both in the manufacturing and consultancy industry. For the last 20 years, he has been providing SaaS-solutions for the supply chain. “We need to understand that...

Microsoft Appointed Jakamo as a Preferred Solution

  Media release | 11 JUN 2019 | Jakamo Microsoft appointed Jakamo as a preferred solution Microsoft has appointed Jakamo’s universal collaboration platform as a preferred solution in Microsoft AppSource Marketplace. Last year Jakamo joined an outstanding group of independent software vendors hand-picked by Microsoft for joint sales, marketing...

Jakamo appointed as Microsoft co-sell partner

  Press release | 11 SEP 2018 | Jakamo Jakamo has started co-sell co-operation with Microsoft in their Partner Program. Jakamo now joins an outstanding group of independent software vendors hand-picked by Microsoft for joint sales and market entry activities. The deeper cooperation maximises the added value for common manufacturing...

Jakamo launches online magazine for SCM professionals in manufacturing industry

Jakamo, a Finland-based technology company providing a collaboration platform for manufacturing companies has launched Friction Free Community & Online Magazine for SCM professionals in manufacturing industry.   Companies in over 50 countries around the world are using Jakamo platform. With the new online magazine Jakamo delivers insights, expertise and inspiration...

Jakamo expands presence in the Nordics with new office in Malmö

Jakamo, a Finland based fast growing technology company providing a cloud-based supply chain collaboration platform for manufacturing companies globally, has established an affiliate in Sweden with an office in Malmö.   Jakamo’s customers in manufacturing industry are operating actively in the Nordics. Increasing presence near the customers is a...

Jakamo to Enter Swedish Markets in Co-operation with Microsoft

  Jakamo enters Swedish manufacturing markets as the company has been selected into the second phase of Microsoft Turbopump Program. Turbopump is Microsoft’s unique market entry program for young technology companies that are ready for world-class scaling of their business. Microsoft has handpicked five out of 18 companies from...

Jakamo Handpicked by Microsoft

Jakamo has been selected into Microsoft Turbopump Market Entry Program. Turbopump is Microsoft’s unique market entry program for young technology companies that are ready for world-class scaling. The program starts on the August 2017.   Turbopump includes coaching in Go-To-Market strategies, sales, partnering, funding and talent acquisition. After the learning period...

Jakamo Participates TNW Together with Microsoft

Microsoft has selected 12 promising startups from Europe to co-participate The Next Web Conference on May 18 – 19. Jakamo is the only company that was selected from Finland. The Europe’s leading tech festival, TNW, is held annually in Amsterdam.   “Jakamo is helping the manufacturing companies on their digital...

Former CEOs of Skype and Outotec Join Jakamo

Jakamo is on the mission to transform the information sharing and collaboration between manufacturing companies, globally. We’re happy to welcome Michael van Swaaij and Pertti Korhonen into the team to support and share our great mission with us. Jakamo enters the next level of the international growth and aims for...

From the Nordics to China – The first pitching competition won by Jakamo

One day before the Slush conference, over 100 entrepreneurs and investors gathered for the launch of the first Nordic-China startup accelerator. The event was organized by Beijing-based COMB+ and Helsinki-based Pivot5 , and featured pitches from ten pre-selected companies. The winner, Jakamo from Finland, managed to convince the jury with their collaboration platform which allows transparent...

Jakamo Digitalizes Manufacturing Collaboration Globally

Media Release, 28 NOV 2016, Jakamo Limited Jakamo, a Finland-based startup providing a collaboration platform for manufacturing companies has doubled its customer base to 1300 this year. Customers are located in over 40 countries around the world. At Slush, the company will perform on stage and introduce a new...

Inka Mero and Pekka Lettijeff join Jakamo as Angel Investors

Media release | 18 October 2016 | Jakamo   Jakamo, a startup providing the global collaboration platform for manufacturing companies – welcomes startup investor Inka Mero and SCM executive Pekka Lettijeff into the team. Mero joins Jakamo as an investor and advisor and Lettijeff as an investor and member...

Jakamo Reached 1000 Manufacturing Customers Worldwide

  Today, we at Jakamo are happy to announce that we have reached a customer base of over 1000 manufacturing companies around the world. This is a big milestone for us! Instead of celebrating us, it’s an outstanding moment to celebrate our customers! Jakamo users benefit from information visibility...

Jakamo Patented Business Relationship

Jakamo platform has received a patent in the United States. Jakamo service is designed for information sharing and cooperation between manufacturing companies. “The grant of a patent in the US in spite of tougher requirements shows that Jakamo is in the forefront of a totally new concept,” says Espatent...

Jakamo Starts Cooperation with Microsoft

Jakamo will start cooperation with Microsoft to maximize the added value for manufacturing companies. In near future the products of Microsoft can easily be integrated with Jakamo platform. “The products of Microsoft are widely used as an industry standard in manufacturing industries. By integrating Microsoft solutions with Jakamo, the...

Talouselämä TOP20 Recognition for Jakamo

  Talouselämä Business Magazine has awarded Jakamo with a place on the list of 20 most promising Finnish startups. We are proud to receive this recognition for the second year in a row. An independent jury of experts assigned by Talouselämä selected the list of 20 most promising companies...

Juhani Hintikka Joins Jakamo as a Board Member and Investor

Jakamo Limited welcomes CEO and President of Comptel Plc (CTL1V) Juhani Hintikka into the team! Juhani joins Jakamo as a Board Member and Investor. “There is much discussion about every company needing to rethink their business model with the advent of digitalization. For many companies digitalization can also be...

Jakamo Ranked Fifth on the List of 100 Hottest Startups

Awesome news from San Francisco Startup Agency! Jakamo is ranked fifth on the list of 100 hottest Finnish startups. This recognition encourages us to continue the successful work with our customers to reach together the ultimate goal – a perfect way to collaborate, share and manage information between companies....

Jakamo Wins JCI Productive Idea Competition

Jakamo has been selected as the winner of service business line in Junior Chamber International Finland’s Productive Idea Competition in Area C. The winning ideas from four Finnish regions will continue to the evaluation of a national jury. The national winner will be announced in the New Business Event of...

Mårten Mickos Joins Jakamo as an Investor and Advisor

Jakamo Limited welcomes business executive Mårten Mickos into the team! Mårten joins Jakamo as an investor and advisor. He is one of the most recognized Nordic IT executives, who has led technology companies to world-class success.  “Companies need an online platform that connects suppliers and buyers on a team-to-team...

IT’S FREE – Jakamo Launches New Pricing Model

Media Release 22 June 2015 JAKAMO LAUNCHES NEW PRICING MODEL We are happy to tell great news. Jakamo will be free to use for all companies and organizations as long as they want with unlimited number of users and relations with no charge whatsoever. This new pricing model takes place already from...

First Supply Chain Chat in the World

Press Release 26 May 2015, Helsinki, Finland We are proud to surprise Jakamo users with a new exclusive feature. Imagine a feature that connects you to your company’s supply chain social network. We are proud to introduce exactly this spectacular feature. Jakamo releases Supply Chain Chat, first in the...

Seinäjoki Technology Award to Jakamo

Seinäjoki Technology Award for the year 2014 has been handed to Jakamo Limited, a company focusing on cross-company information sharing. Seinäjoki Fund of Alfred Kordelin Foundation has handed out the Technology Award today. The selection criteria for the EUR 5 000 Prize include the following statement. – Jakamo Limited...

Jakamo – One of the Most Promising Startups in Finland

Great news! Jakamo has been awarded with a place on the list of 20 most promising Finnish startups by Talouselämä. We’re really thankful for this recognition. An expert jury assigned by Talouselämä newpaper selected a list of 20 most promising startup companies in Finland for the fourth time. The jury...

Free Jakamo Accounts for Education and Research Organisations

PRESS RELEASE: Free Jakamo Accounts for Education and Research Organisations 23 October 2014, Seinäjoki, Finland Jakamo Limited announced free Jakamo licenses for all education and research organisations. Jakamo service as a cross-company cooperation platform has also become a significant solution for many universities. Research groups typically use Jakamo in...

Jakamo Starts Cooperation Globally with ABB BU Transformers

For immediate release 4 June 2014, Seinäjoki, Finland Jakamo Limited and ABB S.p.A. have signed an agreement regarding Jakamo Service utilization globally in ABB Transformers Business Unit. This agreement highlights Jakamo’s key role in changing the game of cross-company cooperation in manufacturing industries. Contractual value of the agreement is not disclosed to...

Jakamo Gathered 700 000 € First Round Financing

For immediate release 17 DECEMBER 2013, Seinäjoki, Finland. Jakamo Limited, today announced that it has gathered 700 000 € financing. The first round financing was lead by Prohoc Oy. Jakamo provides fast and transparent industrial information sharing. Jakamo introduces the next generation information sharing platform for networked companies. Company...

Jakamo Boosted by New Chairman

Great news! Jakamo got a brand new Chairman of the Board, Matti Manner. Matti works as the CEO of Prohoc Ltd, a company providing business related engineering and consultation services. Prohoc operates with energy, mining, cargo-handling, oil & gas and process industry projects. Matti brings lots of visionary and...