This article showcases our top picks for the best Switzerland based Hospitality companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Hospitality industry, but are all exceptional startups and companies well worth a follow.
We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.
We selected these startups for exceptional performance in one of these categories:
- Innovative ideas
- Innovative route to market
- Innovative product
- Exceptional growth
- Exceptional growth strategy
- Societal impact
Top Switzerland Hospitality Companies
Nestlé manufactures and sells food and beverage for several countries. It has generated more than CHF 90 billion in annual revenue.
Its diverse product portfolio includes brands such as Nestlé, Nescafé, Perrier, Pure Life, and Purina. Nestlé also owns just over 23% of French cosmetics firm L’Oréal.
It has a vast portfolio of global products, with 34 brands each achieving more than CHF 1 billion in sales annually and a geographic presence that spans 189 countries.. .
GuestReady was founded in late 2016 with the objective of taking the hassle out of Airbnb hosting. They aim to deliver outstanding services to both their hosts and guests in London, Paris, Singapore and Hong Kong.
With an extensive battery of premium Airbnb management services, and a combined experience. It was founded in 2016 and headquartered in Trogen, Ausser-Rhoden..
Hotelscan is an accommodation search engine. It indexes hundreds of global travel sites to help you find the best hotel.
Hotelscan not only compare hotels, but also B&Bs, apartments and villas. It searches among more than 1.5 mio different accommodations..
Founded in 2011, based in Barcelona and with offices in Geneva and Dubai, Hosco currently connects hundreds of thousands of professionals with thousands of first-class companies worldwide. For the industry, it offers an ever-growing pool of the world’s best talent through its partnerships with top hospitality schools across all continents.
Also, for hospitality schools, it provides career and alumni management solutions, which gives them access to international employment opportunities, connections, and industry insights. Currently, Hosco connects +300,000 talents, +250,000 hospitality schools, and +4,500 employers worldwide..
Sidehide is building a new type of service, based on a proprietary patent-pending technology, offering true One-Click hotels from booking to getting into the room. Your smartphone is the only thing you need, from booking to getting into your room.
When you step in the hotel, you can go directly to your room without any administration process. No more administration, queues or awkward interactions before getting to the room..
Base7booking is not only a hotel management system, it is a new way to manage your hotel efficiently
MySwissChoclate is an online platform that enables users to create and order custom-made chocolates.
EAT.ch allows it’s user to order food online from a growing base of delivery restaurants in Switzerland. As an intermediary platform EAT.ch on one hand provides to the user a convenient and fast way to order food online from a big variety of delivery restaurants and on the other hand the restaurants owners are helped to improve their business by generating more revenues and providing a better service quality to its customers.
Today EAT.chis the leading Swiss player and part of the Just-Eat group, which is the worldwide leader in its sector with more than 20 000 restaurants in their network on four continents. Among the Just-Eat investors are Index Ventures, Greylock Partners and Redpoint Ventures..
LocalBini is the go-to platform for cultural, fun and unique City Experiences across Europe with Locals. It is like “UBER” but for tours with verified locals.
From a secret boutique shopping Experience with a gemologist to wine-tasting with an expert sommelier, LocalBini.comfeatures authentic city Experiences that people can book based on their interests (eg. architecture, foodie, nightlife, history etc.).
All Experiences offered on the platform are one-of-a-kind. They are created by private Locals who are selected through an extensive recruitment process.
Locals are free to create any kind of Experience they want, based on their interests and passion.. .
Swiss Education Group
Swiss Education Group, is an alliance of Switzerland’s Leading Hospitality Management Schools
Animatico provide interactive AI characters for a new customer experience with in-house displays and kiosks in visitor management & retail.
Planyo, the most flexible reservation system you’ll find is developed and maintained by Xtreeme GmbH. They are a Swiss company founded in 1997 in Delémont in the beautiful Jura mountains and since then they have been continously creating high quality software and web services.
Most people are now used to the convenience of quick online bookings and are much more likely to choose a business that offers this possibility (especially if making a reservation in a country that uses a different language). Planyo is their latest project, started in 2008 and developed from scratch, which makes the system very flexible.
Their clients find that in virtually all cases their booking system can adapt to their needs whether they offer vacation property or hourly therapy appointments. Planyo is constantly being improved, mainly based on feedback from their clients..
MyTable Restaurant Reservations
MyTable offers a comprehensive European restaurant directory and reservation service. As of December 2012, the guide included over 16,000 restaurants in 12 countries.
MyTable’s guide is available at www.mytable.com, via iPhone and Android apps, and as a mobile website. In addition to these B2C distribution channels, MyTable offers a booking engine for use on a restaurant’s own website and a Table Management System to help restaurants manage all their incoming reservations..
Hotel-Spider is a hospitality distribution solution for IDS, GDS, PMS integration, booking engine, yield management, channel manager.
We’ve been developing a new experience to check in your visitors. W3lcome is here to support receptionist, hosts, and employees.
We digitalize the old log books with an iPad application that would give your company the best first impression. We envision to streamline the reception’s process and become a one solution sign-in across all businesses.
Check it out at https://w3lcome.com & https://dashboard.w3lcome.com. .
`SKIMO is merging online, offline and logistics in convenience commerce.`SKIMO is the new product for your smart [fridge, take away, vending machine] – or just your smart cabinet. We are the only solution which supports the whole logistics process.
Our AI helps to maintain minimal food waste and optimizes the whole logistics process. And are still user friendly for all stakeholders.
A customer just needs three steps: Open the app, Tap to open `SKIMO, Open the door – and take out what he wants. The rest is `SKIMO to work.
Come and enjoy the new easy smart retail.. .
Bring8.com – we love bringing the food you like! Bring8 is a Swiss-based food delivery service that works with state-of-the-art local restaurants. Our clients can quickly order their beloved food at their favorite restaurant using our APP or our website.
Our artificial intelligence helps us find the best food for our customers.. .
Pulse Solution is a Swiss company providing actionable feedback systems to increase employee and customer satisfaction, raise service levels and attract new customers thanks to more positive online reviews. The 2 real-time solutions “INSTANT Insight for tablets” and “ANYTIME Feedback for mobiles” enable hotels, restaurants, retail, and service businesses, to find the pros and cons from a customer’s perspective.
In seconds, our real-time alerts deliver actionable insights, to solve customer issues quickly or to say “thanks” to your team for a job well done. It works well! We believe that great companies are achieved through better employee engagement, enhanced customer experiences and continuous improvements.
Since 2014, our experience in European and Asian markets had enabled us to make competitive and tailored management platforms. Start thinking about how to improve your services to better meet your customer needs.
Let one of our Customer Experience Specialist sharing with you how your business will benefit from our feedback solutions to drive better results and create a customer-centric culture!. .
e-Booking.com is a members only community that offers discounts on luxury hotels rates.
Laufen designs and manufactures washbasins, bathtubs, shower trays, furniture, faucets, and accessories for bathrooms.
GlobRes grew quickly into a leading provider of high end solutions for electronic distribution channels.
Dalou is the company that delivers healthy breakfast right to your office. Dalou means quality.
Dalou works with top local partners to provide crispy croissants, fresh juices, tasty muesli, and plenty of other quality food for your business morning meetings. A good energy boost to make your mornings productive! Dalou means simplicity.
Our invitation-based system makes catering so easy and quick. As a meeting organiser, you just need to set a budget for the meeting breakfast.
As a participant to the meeting, you receive an email invitation with a link to Dalou’s beautiful website where you can choose what you want for your breakfast, based on the budget set by the meeting organiser (your boss, usually!). Dalou means sustainability.
We like to keep cities green so we’ll deliver by bicycle your fresh breakfast right before your meeting! We believe in climate change, so we work with local and artisanal bakeries, juiceries, farmers and other sustainable partners that do good to mother nature and communities.. .
Swiss International Hotels and Resorts
Swiss International Hotels and Resorts is an international hotel company.
Outr GmbH is a global adventure and outdoor activity platform. We provide a unique marketplace where adventure seekers can search and book outdoor experiences.
It’s is a trusted community marketplace for people to list, discover, and book stellar adventure experiences and activities around the world . Whether you want to ski in Montreal with your friends or want to enjoy kayaking in Iceland, our platform connects people to unique adventures.
Also if you are an adventure provider or want to provide any adventure experience then you are free to list your services on our platform. We believe that adventure is the best source of discovering your true self, stay fit and experience some high quality time with your near and dear ones..
Treovi is the first 100% non-commission online hotel reservation service. Treovi is the only hotel reservation website in the world that combines no booking fees for guests and no commissions for hotels registered.
Founded in 2012 and based in Geneva, Switzerland, it offers its own booking system and extranet interface for hotels to insert rooms and rate types. It also features “Treovi Hotel Profiles”: Hotels are bookable directly via their own profiles – under the treovi.com/hotelnamestandard – without the need of a search engine..
Netwake GmbH Switzerland
Netwake GmbH Switzerland is a company which develops food and drink apps for iPhone
OneLab Solutions provides development, consulting and integration services to the security, logistics, and hospitality industries. The OneLab team of internationally-experienced senior project managers and software developers has over 30 years of combined experience on projects worldwide.
A global network of trusted partners in diverse fields allows OneLab to offer comprehensive solutions tailored to your specific needs, with a particular focus on RFID, cloud applications, access control, event detection, and flow control of persons and material.. .
Vivere.travel, a digital destination discovery platform, believes that nothing has the power to influence vacation plans like beautifully curated, personalized content. An intersection between Google Destinations trip planning feature and The Lonely Planet, backed by the AI technology of IBM Watson, Vivere is developing a web-based travel inspiration platform which aims to guide travelers to their ideal travel destinations in just a few clicks.
Our goal: To inspire and help these potential travelers to find the perfect destination for their vacation, holiday or adventure. To connect customers who are already interested in traveling with stunning destinations.
To help hotels get seen by their ideal audience – who are already segmented, inspired and interested in booking with them. About Vivere.travel: Vivere.travel is a revolutionary online visual experience that accompanies travelers on every step of their journey, helping them to search, discover and book the destination that most fully matches their interests and wishes.
Vivere.travel is part of Positioner, a team of communications and marketing experts, with a deep knowledge in the digital communication industry, dedicated to outstanding travel and hospitality brands. What Vivere.travel offers: A free web platform which guides travelers who are looking for inspiration on their next destination.
Based on a ranking algorithm and AI analysis, Vivere personalizes, suggests destinations along with beautiful proprietary photos and comprehensive travel guides. Matteo De Santis, CEO of Vivere.travel, explains: “Vivere.travel is a predominantly a visual experience.
Using our online platform, customers enter information about their interests, planned dates of travel and budgets, and we present stunning photos, videos and guides of destinations that match their unique preferences. Our aim is to help customers find and book the destinations and hotels that attract them most.
Interhome AG – North America
Interhome AG is a service that helps users locate vacation homes in Europe and the US.
Andy Mannhart is an international “one-stop-centre” for the sourcing and supply of kitchen equipment and utensils.
Capocaccia is a trendy café/restaurant soon to relocate to Rue de la Rotisserie, Geneva. The establishment offers delicious, high-quality goods based on traditional Italian recipes.
Servicing clients from breakfast right through to dinner, choose from exquisite pastries and paninis, pastas and salads and much more, all prepared with the best ingredients. There is also the option to order your food for take away or visit the wine bar in the evening for a cocktail or a glass of wine.
Since it first opened, Capocaccia has done exceedingly well and has fast become a highly popular establishment with a vast clientele.. .
With Hoskit Solutions’ combined experience in the hospitality industry and in-depth knowledge in the IT field, we help small and independent hotels to become profitable in a dynamic and competitive market! Our expertise lies in distribution optimization and revenue maximization. Hoskit Solutions reduces the gap between hotels and customers, decrease your costs and address all your needs while we allow you to focus on your core business.
Our four kits will help you boost your bookings and maximize revenues! With the help of add-ons, our experts will tailor-make the kits towards your needs.. .
PixelHouse GmbH provides an internet portal for professional chefs and the public to discuss food and post recipes.
HotelMate embodies the concept of a hotel employee benefit program, with a new commission-free, booking channel for the hoteliers.
Hospitality Services Plus
Hospitality Services Plus provides technology solutions to the hospitality industry in Europe.
Comenda offers product and services in dishwashers, water treatment and flushing systems to hospitality sector with online services.
PAULI Fachbuchverlag AG
PAULI Fachbuchverlag AG is a company that publishing text book of cuisine and also involve in apps development.
myExtra is a platform for industry professionals that links hotels, restaurants and freelancers.
relax health competence
relax health competence provides day-care facility with overnight accommodation.
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