Photo-Location: Kino International
In GDR times, Alexanderplatz area was extended with industrialized apartments, restaurants, shops and cultural facilities. This included the Café Moskau and the Kino International. The cinema hosted premieres for the GDR leadership and now it is a venue for the Berlinale, a club and event space.
Link to Photo Location: www.kino-international.com
Monoqi – the Berlin Startup Offering Handpicked Design
Monoqi is the online destination for handpicked design. Founded in 2012 by Felix Schlegel (MD) and Simon Fabich (CEO), the Berlin-based company offers a curated selection of exceptional products by international interior, tech and accessory designers. Registered members have access to more than 100 new design products every day and benefit from exclusive prices. So far, Monoqi has introduced more than 7,500 designers to over 1 million members. It is expanding its activities to new European markets in addition to its existing base in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, The Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg and the UK. Monoqi is aiming at EUR 30 million in revenue for 2015, with up to 40 % of that amount coming from international markets. In 2014, Monoqi Business was launched as the world’s first B2B marketplace for curated design. By connecting retailers and designers, the platform is reshaping the world of wholesale with one-click ordering designed to optimize global trade structures.
Link to Startup-Website: www.monoqi.com
Our partner site HEY STARTUPS has visited Monoqi in their office. Here´s the video: