ECO-INNOVATION

JOIN A MAJOR PLATFORM AND OPEN INNOVATION PROGRAM FOR FURNITURE ECO-DESIGN

EXPOSE YOUR SOLUTION TO OVER 5000 PLAYERS

(RE)SET Furniture for Éco-mobilier is a program designed to connect the French furniture industry with innovators that have solutions to improve the sustainability of furniture, during conception, manufacturing, use and end-of-life.  

If you have a solution that is already applied or can be applied to improve the eco-conception of furniture or mattress, this is the time for you to join (RE)SET Furniture. 

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why apply

Assemble the future of Furniture through Circular Economy

(RE)SET Furniture consists of the creation of a platform for groundbreaking solutions, that will be made available to all of Éco-mobilier’s adherents, and an Open Innovation program where the adherents will pilot alongside some of the innovators. 

By joining the program, you will get the chance to:

Be showcased in a platform with exposure to 5000 industry players, and develop new business opportunities

Interact with Éco-mobilier – cornerstone of the French furniture ecosystem, yet unparalleled across Europe in terms of scope and mission

Pilot your solutions – your solution may be chosen for an Open Innovation Program where you can prototype your solution with Manufacturers or Suppliers that belongs to the Eco-mobilier network. 

Take part in Innovation days : expose during an event in Paris, for 5 to 10 selected innovators 

challenges

WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR

Whether you are a Research Center, a Small/Medium Business, or a Startup, you can integrate your innovative solution to the (RE)SET Furniture Ecosystem into a sustainable future. We are currently looking for: 

NEW SUSTAINABLE MATERIALS AND/OR MANUFACTURING PROCESSES

NEW DESIGNS TO FACILITATE REUSE, COLLECTION, SORT AND RECYCLE OF FURNITURE

INNOVATIVE B2B OR B2C SERVICES THAT IMPROVE THE SUSTAINABILITY OF FURNITURE

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solutions

(RE)SET Furniture will be evaluating the applicant solutions based on their impact on the following topics: 

New materialsNew manufacturing processesDirect and Reverse supply chain optimisationElimination of harmful substances & recycling obstructorsRecycled Materials Incorporation & new outletsRe-use and ReparabilityNew Business ModelsImproving disassembly and sorting Incentivising Solutions (during product life and at end-of-life)Management of unsold stock Traceability solutions

PROGRAM

Part 1

Phase 1: APPLICATIONS

The cycle starts with your application! We’re taking applications from around the world to find the most innovative solutions that can bring circular and sustainable options to the furniture business.

Phase 2: EVALUATION & Selection

Éco-mobilier will evaluate and select the best solutions to take part in the program.

Phase 3: Platform

The selected innovators will be added to a platform with 6K potential partners exposure, thus opening scope for commercial interactions

Phase 4: Innovation Days

Showcase your solution during one event occurring in Paris.

Part 2

Phase 5: Call for Pilots

The selected innovators for this phase will be invited for the Bootcamp to discuss collaboration opportunities with the adherents.

Phase 6: Pilot Design Bootcamp

Meet Éco-mobilier & experts from the adherents to develop a business case and design a piloting plan

Phase 7: Pilot Development

The selected pilot projects will run Minimum Viable Pilots for 6 to 9 months with close collaboration with the piloting partners.

Phase 8: Demo Day

TBC

The Demo Day is the day you are called to present the results of the pilot you have been running during the Pilot Development phase

WHAT IS (RE)SET

(RE)SET is a company building Open Innovation Programs dedicated entirely to Circular Economy and Environmental Challenges. Our Programs enable industry leaders to reinforce competitiveness through sustainability.

As creating value is the only way to combine growth and sustainability, the (RE)SET way includes bringing tangible and competitive solutions to environmental challenges by teaming up leaders of a given industry with top innovators in the circular economy field.