Newtown Partners Insights

Why we invested in Agritech startup Complete Farmer

By |November 6th, 2023|

We recently invested in Complete Farmer, a digital marketplace that enables global corporations to source agricultural commodities directly from smallholder farmers across Africa. The agritech startup, based in Ghana, addresses challenges experienced by smallholder farmers, including financing, infrastructure, and [...]

Why invest in African Tech Startups: Pioneers of Innovation and Growth

By |September 28th, 2023|

Africa, often referred to as the "next frontier market," is poised for a transformation that could reshape the global economic landscape. With its rapidly growing population, increased digital access, and immense economic growth potential, Africa presents a compelling investment [...]

Building Resilience in Supply Chains: The Potential of Emerging Technologies

By |August 8th, 2023|

The rolling supply chain disruptions of recent years have presented an imperative for organizations to identify and reduce their supply chain risks and costly disruptions when unforeseen events occur. Companies are looking to introduce resilience into their supply chains [...]

AI in Logistics: Disrupting the Supply Chain for Efficiency and Growth

By |July 30th, 2023|

As emerging technologies like Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) continuously evolve and find applications within the supply chain, disrupting existing markets and creating entirely new addressable markets will disrupt the logistics and supply chain industry sectors.   [...]

DP World’s Innovation Venture Fund, managed by Newtown Partners, invests in the most disruptive innovations in logistics and supply chain

By |July 28th, 2023|

Newtown Partner is excited to announce its partnership with DP World, one of the largest global supply chain providers, a progression of the already established partnership with Imperial Logistics (Imperial), which was wholly acquired by DP World in March [...]

Transforming Logistics Operations: Exploring the Disruptive Potential of Digital Supply Chain Twins

By |June 23rd, 2023|

An emerging technology that holds immense potential to disrupt the logistics and supply chain management  sectors is the digital supply chain twin. Startups worldwide are leveraging this cutting-edge concept and related technologies to disrupt traditional logistics practices and unlock [...]

Embracing Circular Economy: Unlocking Sustainability and Resilience in the Logistics Industry

By |June 1st, 2023|

In the face of escalating environmental pressures, the logistics and supply chain management industry sectors have recognized the transformative potential of the circular economy. Unlike a traditional linear model, circular economy business models aim to eliminate waste, circulate products [...]

Logistics and Supply Chain Technology Trends: Empowering Corporate Growth

By |May 24th, 2023|

Platforms and Aggregators In the ever-evolving logistics and supply chain industry landscape, startups are already challenging the established norms by offering groundbreaking solutions to age-old problems. To maintain a competitive edge and foster innovation, large corporate organizations must comprehensively [...]

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