Gema Switzerland builds new headquarters

St.Gallen/Gossau SG – The coating specialist Gema Switzerland GmbH is responding to its growth and building new headquarters in Gossau. Gema will start work there from spring 2022 onward in order to have more space for the growing workforce and to accomplish an increasing number of orders.

Raiffeisen focuses on sustainable gold

St.Gallen – Raiffeisen Schweiz plans to make the origin of its gold bars transparent in future. The cooperative bank will also be applying criteria for environmental and social compatibility to its gold procurement. To this end, Raiffeisen is cooperating with the gold refinery Argor-Heraeus.

Model develops packaging for Swiss wines

Weinfelden TG – The packaging manufacturer Model AG has partnered up with Swiss Wine Promotion (SWP). Within the framework of this partnership, Model has developed four shipping boxes in the colors of SWP. In this way, the visibility of Swiss wine should be increased in the mail order business.

Stieger to become part of Imaweb

Staad SG – The software provider Stieger is being taken over by the internationally operating Imaweb. With this deal, Stieger hopes to usher in a new phase of growth. The company develops software solutions for the automotive industry.

People’s resumes flights to Vienna

Altenrhein SG – The airline People’s is offering flights between Altenrhein and Vienna once more from April 12. This aims to highlight the importance of the economic region of Eastern Switzerland.

SoFlow grows on the back of Renault partnership

Flawil SG - SoFlow is planning to carry out a new financing round with the aim of securing international growth. The supplier of e-mobility solutions is benefiting from its partnership with Renault.

BioCopy combating African swine fever

Aadorf TG – BioCopy Holding AG has agreed a collaboration with the Institute of Virology and Immunology. The two partners want to work together to develop a vaccine against African swine fever. The virus has been spreading and is fatal to domestic pigs.

GuestReady secures growth on the back of takeover

Trogen AR – The start-up GuestReady has taken over the Portuguese firm The Porto Concierge. This acquisition will see the broker of short-term rentals return to the growth path.

OST promoting Artificial Intelligence

Rapperswil SG - OST has founded the Interdisciplinary Center for Artificial Intelligence. Within the framework of the IT training drive being advanced by the canton of St.Gallen, all OST students will now be taught the basics in the area of Artificial Intelligence.