TORONTO, May 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Plug and Play Toronto is excited to announce the selection of 12 startups into the first batch of the Toronto Supply Chain & Logistics Program. This batch marks the launch of Plug and Play’s office in Canada and the start of a new network of talented, innovative startups working in the supply chain space. These 12 startups will participate in a 12-week program that aims to facilitate opportunities for pilots, POCs, and new relationships between the selected batch startups and Plug and Play’s global ecosystem. Startups will begin the program on May 17th, which will run until Expo on July 17th.
Toronto is home to a growing hub of startups and premier companies that makes it the ideal place for the launch of Plug and Play’s first Canadian office. The 12 startups of batch one all occupy unique spaces in the world of supply chain and artificial intelligence and showcase the high potential of the region. “As a Canadian I’m very proud that Plug and Play is expanding into Canada,” stated Mike Zayonc, Director of Supply Chain at Plug and Play. “Starting our first Canadian office in Toronto is a perfect fit because the area already has a great startup ecosystem. We are excited to contribute access to our global network and to local corporations, startups, investors, and universities.” The Toronto Office officially launched in April of this year with Canada Selection Day.
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