Plantagon announces its 40th approved patent

News   •   Jun 16, 2017 10:18 GMT

Developing and expanding the Intellectual Property Portfolio is an important corporate strategy for the Sweden based innovation company Plantagon International, with recent patents granted in the US, China and Australia.


Plantagon featured in documentary on vertical farming on Dutch national television

News   •   May 26, 2017 15:17 GMT

Plantagon is featured in a documentary about vertical farming on Dutch national television. Interviews with Plantagon co-founder Hans Hassle, but also Professor Dickson Despommier, member of Plantagon's Honorary Board, and many more. See the English version here.


UOWD and Plantagon to establish Urban Agriculture Research Centre in Dubai

Press Releases   •   Apr 09, 2017 16:38 GMT

The University of Wollongong in Dubai (UOWD) – with expertise on Supply Chain Management, Marketing and Engineering science – and the Swedish company Plantagon, known for their patented innovations in the field of urban food production systems, have established a newly formed partnership with a focus on urban agriculture related research and the development of innovative solutions for the UAE.


Plantagon Sustainability Strategist Ranked as One of the World's Most Influential Global Smart City Leaders

Press Releases   •   Feb 09, 2017 21:22 GMT

Those who think that Smart Cities mainly concerns digitalization and telecom networks in cities have to think again. Smart Cities integrate all vital functions and infrastructure within urban planning like energy, waste, water and food production. Until now, there has not existed any global standards for integrating food production in cities. The ISO/TC 268 aims to change that.


Dubai investor takes a stake in Swedish Plantagon Agritechture AB

Press Releases   •   Nov 30, 2016 12:50 GMT

STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN, November 30, 2016 –– Stockholm based Plantagon Agritechture AB and Dubai based Enspire Ltd. have decided to partner up. Plantagon, a world-leading pioneer within urban agriculture, spearheads infrastructural food systems integrating energy, water and waste management.


Margaret M. Towle and Michael Roux appointed to the board of directors of Plantagon International

Press Releases   •   Nov 07, 2016 14:00 GMT

Heavy weight finance experts join forces with movement for inclusive business. Senior Finance Advisors Margaret M. Towle and Michael Roux have been appointed for the Board of Directors of world leading innovation company Plantagon International Association.


BLOG POST: ​New business ecosystems and growth patterns

Blog posts   •   Sep 30, 2016 14:05 GMT

BLOG POST: The rules of business growth have changed rather quickly over the past decade. This digital revolution, coupled with an increase in the value placed on environmental and social performance, is re-writing the rules of business growth. Thoughts on new business ecosystems and growth patterns presented by Shrikant Ramakrishnan, Global Business Development Director at Plantagon.


Agritechture firm Plantagon puts food security in the center of Swedish export at the Sweden-Southeast Asia Business Summit in Singapore

Press Releases   •   Sep 21, 2016 19:35 GMT

The Swedish solution for mass production of food in cities – catalyzing a huge global export opportunity for Swedish clean-tech – is attracting attention in South East Asia. Plantagon, one of the world pioneers within urban agriculture and agritechture, spearheads infrastructural food systems integrating energy, water, and waste management.

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The Plantagon World Food Building in Linköping Sweden, awarded world prestigious award – The International Architecture Awards 2016

Press Releases   •   Aug 05, 2016 14:21 GMT

The Plantagon World Food Building in Linköping Sweden, by Plantagon Agritechture and Sweco Architects, was one of the prominent projects selected by the jury for the prestigious The International Architecture Awards 2016. The International Architecture Awards is the largest and most extensive global architecture awards program in the world.


Globally acclaimed thought leaders within Urban Agriculture and World Food Security appointed to the Honorary Board of Plantagon International

Press Releases   •   Jun 14, 2016 11:28 GMT

Several acclaimed academic, diplomatic, business, culture and community leaders have been appointed to the Honorary Board of Plantagon, world leading company in agritechture. The group plays an important role in discussing, driving and developing the transformative solutions needed to meet the future challenges of food security, sustainable city planning and the new industry of urban agriculture.

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Plantagon International is a world-leading pioneer within the field agritechture – combining urban agriculture, innovative technical solutions and architecture – to meet the demand for efficient food production within cities. We see global food security and sustainable food production as the most critical areas for the future of our planet. Plantagon’s objective is to meet the rising demand for locally grown food in cities around the world, and minimize the use of transportation, land, energy and water. Our solutions add value to real estate properties, and enhance the quality of life in cities.


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