Prijzen en Nominaties

We have worked hard to earn our prizes and nominations. Quality and care for the customer are central to us, this is often rewarded. But we could never have achieved this without our great team and customers.

Winner of the Most Promising Startup.

During De Havenborrel, the award for Most Promising startup was awarded to all sorts of large and small shipping organizations by Sjoerd van Oortmerssen. Explect is the winner of the most promising Startup award. We are of course honored with this prize. And thank the Havenborrel for this recognition. Getting recognition for our goals and method is nice. This award is a confirmation for us to continue with our purpose. “Making importing and exporting easy for the entrepreneur. We want to offer entrepreneurs access to a global network. “On behalf of Explect, Martijn de Ruiter received the award from the most promising Startup.

Shipping beyond borders!

PortXL program

Are you ready to disrupt the port?

PortXL is the first World Port Accelerator and unique in its kind. We partner with leading companies, organizations and individuals around the globe, from Singapore, Houston to Piraeus. Our aim is to accelerate innovative companies in ports worldwide. Located in Rotterdam; the city known for a pioneering spirit of generations of entrepreneurs and innovators. The spirit of boundless ambition has shaped the city and its port.

MKB Innovation Top 100 2018 In 2018,

the Chamber of Commerce will present the most beautiful innovation display window in the Netherlands. Which companies are the most innovative? The Chamber of Commerce is extremely proud of entrepreneurs who show courage and perseverance and have a nose for innovation.

Wildcard PortXL Rabobank

February 6, 2018, the first PortXL Rabobank Wildcard was issued to Explect B.V. in Oud-Beijerland. With the wildcard, Explect has acquired a place for the Portxl – World Port Accelerator selection days. The Wildcard is on behalf of Mare Straetmans (director of PortXL) and Gerard Zwartkruis (director of Companies, Rabobank Rotterdam) by Esther Lokhorst (program manager PortXL) and André van Vliet (Financial Logistics Specialist Rabobank Rotterdam) awarded to Martijn & Bart de Ruiter,

Response Martijn: “It is fantastic to see that we are on the right track and that a party such as Rabobank gives us the recognition for this with this Wildcard.”

Hoeksche Waard 2017 Starter Award

Our first nomination and competition as a company and entrepreneur. In this race, we have reached the top 6. It was a nice experience and a good learning lesson for us as a company.