The Village Startups

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Dedicated to innovation in the Retail and Ecommerce industry, the Village Startups returns to One to One Retail E-commerce for a 5th edition.

The Village Startups highlights the most innovative up and coming companies in the sector. Strategically located at the heart of the event, it offers selected startups a unique visibility towards the 800 decision makers participating in the event.

Gathering the very best innovations of the Retail industry in a unique area, the Village Startups is open to all startups who have never participated in One to One Retail E-commerce, through a specific applications process. 

For the 12 startups selected by the editorial commitee, taking part in the event is the opportunity to gain : 

  • A unique visibility to nearly 1000+ leaders in the retail and e-commerce sector
  • A true recognition from the industry's leaders through the Community Awards and Committee Awards competitions 
  • A powerful and extensive media coverage

Pitch sessions

2 pitch sessions are organised during the event on Tuesday and Wednesday in the auditorium.

Participants to One to One Retail E-commerce are invited to vote for the Community Prize, which rewards the most popular startups amongst guests and partners.

Watch the last edition pitch sessions

Award ceremony 

Two awards are presented on Wednesday evening, during the Gala dinner at the Chapiteau de Fontvieille:

  • The Community Award, rewarding the startup with the highest number of votes from participants
  • The Jury Award, rewarding the Editorial Committee favorite startup

In 2023, more than 60 applications were received by the editorial committee of One to One Retail E-commerce. After several weeks of deliberation, 12 startups were able to convince the members of the committee by the innovative aspect of their solutions and the answers to the current issues of e-commerce retail.


Gagnants Prix des startups 2023

The 2023 startups village

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"Solution managée pour simplifier l'installation et le monitoring de vos tags Server-side sous GTM, profitez rapidement des cas d'usage comme Facebook CAPI et l'amélioration de votre webperf".

The SaaS platform that allows brand customers to resell their products, online or in-store.


The BtoB SaaS platform that leverages NFTs to reinvent the way brands attract and retain customers.


Assembly, installation, configuration, maintenance or repair... Dealt builds, implements and manages your white label service offering.

The platform that gives your business a voice. Tell the story and benefits of your products. Let your customers leave authentic voice reviews.


The SaaS platform that allows customers to instantly resell their products for coupons.


The code-free, white-label platform that helps brands and agencies manage their Web3 and NFT assets with cross-media integration.


Neat reinvents the protection of goods and services with its insurance expertise and technology.


Onepilot reinvents customer support, one ticket at a time. Their agents provide a responsive, human and personalized response to your customers 24/7.

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THE most innovative and profitable second-hand solution for retailers. The Second Life is a turnkey platform allowing retailers to collect second-hand clothes in exchange for vouchers to spend in their network.


Specialists in immersion since 2009, V-cult develops 3D, VR and AR web solutions to make companies more efficient.

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Artificial intelligence company, Veesual creates virtual fitting experiences for fashion e-commerce.

The 2023 jury

  • Jérôme Fauquembergue, Global Innovation and New Business Director - Kiabi
  • Olivier Le Garlantezec, Global Digital & Tech Partnerships Director - LVMH Group 
  • Marc Menasé, French serial entrepreneur, Business Angel and Founding Partner of Founders Future investment fund 
  • Edouard de Miollis, Group Chief Experience & Digital Officer - Groupe Louis Delhaize
  • Justin Ziegler, President, Saas Partners
  • Marie-Laure Cassé, Director of Auchan, previously Digital & Marketing Director of Maison du Monde 

The winners from previous editions 


The Community Award 2022 

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Vos social ads, 100% à la performance. Déjà plus de 10M dépensés en propre sur les plateformes de publicités en ligne.

Un niveau d'investissement est possible grâce à leur technologie Adstrack, méthodologie empruntée au day trading de la finance. 

Basée sur le comportement des utilisateurs plutôt que sur leurs affinités sur des thématiques, la pertinence de la technologie Adstrack permet un ciblage d'une granularité exceptionnelle.

Grâce à cette méthode, ils sont capables d'aller chercher vos futurs clients au bon moment et d'anticiper leurs comportements avec précision.

The Commitee Award 2022


With 1 billion parcels sent by e-commerce, and 10% annual growth, more than 137,000 tonnes of waste ended up in the French garbage cans in 2020.

The reusable parcel : the end of e-commerce waste

Hipli parcels are made to be used 100 times and they can be fold to be send as a letter in any street mailbox.

  • A srtong impact, measured by external studies.
  • Three sizes of envelopes, and a rigid parcel to protect fragile products.
  • A secured zipper to protect your shipment.
  • A client experience that really makes a difference.


The Community Award

Publisher of second life marketplaces CtoC and BtoC white label for brands and retailers.


The Community Award


In radio aviation communication, “Roger that” meant “Received”.

Through Rogervoice, you can understand voice calls. Thanks to your plane (the Rogervoice app!) and your copilots (interpreters and speech professionals), you get to pilot your own calls and arrive at your destination: independence.

Our mission? Break down barriers to communication every day.

12/14 March 2024 Monaco