Start-ups in MG

On the way to Start-up City: Several exciting young companies have already been launched in Gladbach in recent months and years. Several of them are actually featured in our image film for the startup community.

A (constantly growing) overview (the individual sites are in German only):

We specialize in technical concept and product development, rapid prototyping, additive manufacturing processes (3D printing) and engineering consulting & services.

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With our bandages and cuffs for sports and cases of physical strain, we support our customers with strong products in beautiful designs.

mystery shopping
We work in the background and without attracting much attention. We test services, products and much more – undercover!

We provide a commission-free platform for online food orders that helps restaurants save commissions.

Calwiaro stands for handmade, individual equestrian accessories tailored precisely to your expectations.

We offer an innovative customer loyalty program for shop owners with a digital stamp card. Contactless payment is also possible with us.

Film, Cinema, Web
We are cocktailfilms. Young creative minds who have set themselves the task of creating high-quality cinema, television and online content.

We want to eable everyone to create a beautiful home for themselves. Beautiful things make us happier – the more people do this, the prettier the world becomes.

With our start-up, we want to change textile production sustainably by means of an innovative recycling process for cellulose-containing old textiles.

With passion, craftsmanship and creativity, but without artificial additives en route to making the best ice cream in town – that’s us. #enjoy naturally

With FIL MEA, we want to show that sustainable living and good shopping is MUCH MORE: much more than eschewal, much more than a raised index finger.


We are fok! The ultimate party support drink that helps alleviate fatigue and exhaustion.

Green Window stands for a new feeling in the home delivery segment and for fresh products, true to the motto: Good Food Means Good Mood.

J.Clay stands for the perfect high quality socks for the urban street style. We create socks with top trainer matchability.

We want to simplify as much as possible the navigation and search through European legal norms and thus make them accessible to every citizen.

We are mano nella mano! We, a spin-off of Hephata, turn second-hand textiles into designer articles through upcycling.

Thanks to state-of-the-art algorithms, we are constantly working on optimizing our AI portfolio in order to make it more efficiently usable in the B2B sector.

We offer a provider-independent mobility budget that is strong in customizing – because mobility is more than just a company car.

Onlineshop für Kids

We are OKIKO, the online children’s account. We allow kids and teens to shop safely online – using their own pocket money, in a secure virtual environment.

Rent an apartment – but buy a kitchen? That makes no sense! We offer the first kitchen subscription for rental apartments with an all-round carefree guarantee.

Our hallmarks as an innovative motorhome rental system: easy booking, 24/7 pick-up & return, no minimum rental period, but WiFi.

We are the digital partner and thus the go-to guy for the purchase of non-food products and services around the gastronomy..
More orders, less work: Scable simplifies the ordering process for the guest in the restaurant and offers a playful solution for a better ordering experience.

We are always on the lookout for the best taste – as Schokoschurken, chocolate scoundrels, we make the delight of small manufactories accessible to everyone.

Textiles and promotional items from one source for companies and associations! We refine all our products individually according to customer requirements.

We support clients in terms of co-creation in order to achieve a positive long-term impact on the economy, environment and society.

Start-ups Logo unnormal entertainment

unnormal entertainment is all about events! We are an events company – and we organise 600 events a year.


Whether as a fruity, exotic dessert or as a vegan alternative to meat: Who’s Jack shows you how versatile the jackfruit really is.

Grief is part of life. We turn the culture of mourning upside down with our remembrance workshop for mourners.

Startups no longer active in Mönchengladbach:


We have created a lemonade syrup that quenches thirst, tastes fantastic and comes around without chemistry and unnecessary frills.

We are a sound manufacturer for high-quality smart home entertainment and tailored lifestyle consumer electronics.