Creating and securing new business opportunities

Our content-rich technology- and market-related services enhance business growth
and competitiveness for our clients

Market & Sustainability Intelligence

We analyze markets and (sustainability) trends extensively based on broad desk-based research and profound validation by in-depth technology-oriented B2B interviews.

“ITICON convinced us by quickly gathering and structuring relevant intelligence on a regional level first so that further prioritization was easy to achieve for us subsequently. We appreciated the comprehensive and proactive way in which ITICON helped us from formulating our initial requirements up to recommending the way forward to extend this activity national and internationally.”

Head of Open Innovation & Public Funding at Petrochemical producer

Product Sustainability Review

We assess currently employed materials under sustainability aspects using tools like Sustainability Scorecards and identify alternative solutions for future applications.

“ITICON has been supporting us since 2017. Most recently, they reviewed one of our product platforms and identified and evaluated alternative polymers that could improve the sustainability footprint of forthcoming product generations. We appreciated the clear focus and the efficiency in this project which helped to raise awareness for sustainability in product development across our business.”

Head of Innovation Management at global nephrology care device manufacturer

Technology Scouting

We identify and validate solutions for technical and materials problems by finding and evaluating technologies and materials as well as suitable partners, including cross-industry approaches.

“We appreciated both ITICON’s sound technical understanding of our products and technologies as well as the creative and nevertheless systematic and comprehensive investigation for suitable new product features. ITICON’s network into various industries also enabled us to identify the ideal suppliers and partners.”

Senior Technology Scout at DAX listed consumer goods manufacturer

Business Opportunity Identification & Evaluation

We identify and evaluate opportunities for business growth in new markets or with new technologies and products by creating and assessing ideas.

“ITICON has been helping us to identify and evaluate new markets for some of our forthcoming products and technologies. ITICON’s broad knowledge of markets outside our current domain were convincing and we obtained exactly those valuable insights we were looking for, before our new products hit the markets.”

CEO at German privately owned engineering equipment manufacturer

Innovation & Sustainability Excellence

We enhance internal innovation success by the development, implementation and review of existing innovation processes, organizational structures and ongoing sustainability activities considering latest industry best practice.

“… we very much appreciated ITICON’s content-oriented advice to our BU teams in filling up their innovation pipelines following the definition of innovation strategies that we jointly built – in alignment with our corporate strategy.”

CTO at Swiss publicly listed specialty chemicals manufacturer

Tailor-made and other services

We support clients across all industries in market or technology related challenges which they do not want or cannot address with internal resources.

“ITICON has been supporting our Medical Devices department with technology consulting services for several years. This comprised interview, literature and patent-based market and technology studies and ITICON added some solid chemical know-how together with business acumen.”

Manager Med. Dev. Research & Early-Stage Development at TOP 10 pharma company