Trading as a Service
Whether you need to move goods across continents, finance and insure cargoes, build inventories in consumption markets or hedge commodity prices, you can count on the Almacena service. We manage the risks and we take the responsibility. You pay for the service you use in full transparency and benefit from our global rates.
More on Technology
As with all things new, technology plays an important part in our journey and is key to enable impact. Technology keeps changing our world and we want to use the latest developments to make impact investing available to ordinary people, more secure and efficient and fully scalable. New developments and collaborative technologies like smart paper / NFC tags, DLT and cloud services are an integral part of Almacena Platform approach.
- Intuitive user experience on Desktop and Mobile browsers optimized for slow internet connections
- Blockchain to preserve immunity of data with daily timestamp
- User Dashboard offering full visibility on transaction and aggregate level
- Secured cloud infrastructure (AWS), encrypted SSL communication
- NFC tags for product traceability and geolocation tracking
- Fully digitizing the supply chain from smallholder farmer to end buyer
- Value creation from cost efficiencies and risk mitigation
- Financial inclusion for smallholder producers and access to off-shore markets for origin exporters
- Responsible and sustainable sourcing for impact creation via state-of-the-art technology
- Impact verification and tracking with IRIS integration and mobile payment management to record actual benefit for origin producers