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UNDP Bangladesh goes for Field Buzz for urban poverty reduction programme

1st March 2017|Comments Off on UNDP Bangladesh goes for Field Buzz for urban poverty reduction programme

Field Buzz has been chosen as the software supplier for UNDP Bangladesh's "National Urban Poverty Reduction Programme" (NUPRP). More news to follow.

Field Buzz to be used by Unilever Colombia for its “Shakti” inclusive business model

15th January 2017|Comments Off on Field Buzz to be used by Unilever Colombia for its “Shakti” inclusive business model

Unilever Colombia has asked Field Buzz to develop a solution for its Shakti inclusive business model in Colombia. More news to follow.

PSI and Living Goods select Field Buzz for “Win Win” inclusive health sales in Myanmar

1st December 2016|Comments Off on PSI and Living Goods select Field Buzz for “Win Win” inclusive health sales in Myanmar

Population Services International (PSI) and Living Goods have selected Field Buzz for their inclusive health sales model in Myanmar, "Win Win". More news to follow.

Field Buzz is the winner of Seedstars Dhaka

21st October 2016|Comments Off on Field Buzz is the winner of Seedstars Dhaka

We are proud to have been selected as the winners of Seedstars Dhaka! (http://www.seedstarsworld.com/event/seedstars-dhaka-2016/) After a written application, followed by a pitching contest on Wednesday 19th October, were learnt that we were one of four finalists. On Friday 21st October the best startup in Bangladesh was announced at the Awards Ceremony [...]

Interview of our co-founder Bahar by Future Startup

17th September 2016|Comments Off on Interview of our co-founder Bahar by Future Startup

Check out the new interview of our co-founder Bahar by the Bangladesh startup news portal Future Startup. You can find the full interview here: https://futurestartup.com/2016/09/17/field-buzz-plans-revolutionize-field-operations-using-smartphones-interview-habib-ullah-bahar/

Stabilization Programme Northern Afghanistan: first implementations and training with our software system

22nd August 2016|Comments Off on Stabilization Programme Northern Afghanistan: first implementations and training with our software system

The Stabilization Programme Northern Afghanistan (SPNA) supports District Development Assemblies in Badakhshan, Baghlan, Kunduz and Takhar provinces to select and construct rural infrastructure projects such as schools, roads, bridges and drinking water systems etc. Our Field Buzz software system is being implemented into the work process. That means: site engineers [...]

Field Buzz selected as software supplier and consultant for Social Impact Insurance

14th July 2016|Comments Off on Field Buzz selected as software supplier and consultant for Social Impact Insurance

Field Buzz has been selected by one of the global insurance leaders as software supplier and consultant for their new venture in Social Impact Insurance. The idea is to make the international-development sector insurable by measuring and understanding the risks for their projects and assets. Our client is working with some [...]

Field Buzz as an exhibitor at CIFTIS, Beijing

28th May 2016|Comments Off on Field Buzz as an exhibitor at CIFTIS, Beijing

We are glad to be present as an exhibitor this year at the CIFTIS trade fair, Beijing in order to introduce the Field Buzz software system to Chinese partners and clients. Please visit our booth at E2-4 if you are around. Our visit to CIFTIS has been facilitated by the [...]

International Trade Centre showcases Field Buzz

20th April 2016|Comments Off on International Trade Centre showcases Field Buzz

The International Trade Centre, the joint agency of the World Trade Organization and of the United Nations for trade promotion from developing countries, has selected Field Buzz for its upcoming showcase on the digital economy. We will be featured as a best-practice case study in a high-visibility print and online publication, to [...]

KFW / Aga Khan Foundation Afghanistan: start of remote monitoring and management project

17th April 2016|Comments Off on KFW / Aga Khan Foundation Afghanistan: start of remote monitoring and management project

Field Buzz has been selected as the software partner for the Monitoring Team of the Stabilization Programme for North Afghanistan (SPNA). The Programme is financed by German Development Cooperation and KFW Development Bank and is implemented by the Aga Khan Foundation Afghanistan together with ACTED and Mercy Corps. SPNA involves building [...]

Field Buzz is Connecting Startups Bangladesh competition winner

12th April 2016|Comments Off on Field Buzz is Connecting Startups Bangladesh competition winner

We are proud to have been selected as one of the winners of the Connecting Startups Bangladesh competition. The competition is the premier national startup showcase in Bangladesh, a joint initiative of the Government and of the Bangladesh software industry association BASIS. We were given the award in the "Growth" category, for startups [...]

Grameen Danone: start of rural sales & milk project

12th November 2015|Comments Off on Grameen Danone: start of rural sales & milk project

Grameen Danone Foods Limited, a joint-venture of the Danone Group and Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Muhammad Yunus' Grameen group of organizations, has selected Field Buzz as its software and implementation partner for digitizing its sales & distribution network and rural milk collection.

Field Buzz selected to join Social Impact Lab accelerator programme

15th October 2015|Comments Off on Field Buzz selected to join Social Impact Lab accelerator programme

We are proud to have been selected to join the Social Impact Lab Frankfurt's "AndersGründer" accelerator programme for social entrepreneurship. The programme, which is supported by KFW Stiftung, includes an eight-month residency in the Lab and numerous coaching, mentoring and networking opportunities. We're excited to have convinced the selection panel [...]

Foodex International: launch of distribution & inventory system

12th August 2015|Comments Off on Foodex International: launch of distribution & inventory system

We are happy to announce that Foodex International, the food distribution company that is part of Paramount Group, has launched its version of Field Buzz. With this software, the company's management will be able to follow secondary sales across rural parts of the country and make quicker, better decisions based [...]

GSMA Mobile for Development Utilities workshop

31st July 2015|Comments Off on GSMA Mobile for Development Utilities workshop

Field Buzz was invited to present its experience in developing field software for development impact at GSMA's Mobile for Development Utilities Workshop on 30th July 2015. A summary of the event can be found here: http://www.gsma.com/mobilefordevelopment/key-takeaways-from-m4d-utilities-asia-working-group-dhaka-part-two

We have moved to a new office in Dhaka

3rd May 2015|Comments Off on We have moved to a new office in Dhaka

Field Information Solutions Ltd has moved! Our Dhaka team is now based in a new, more spacious office to accommodate our growing team. Our new address: Azhar Comfort Complex (5th floor), Ga-130/A Progoti Shoroni, Middle Badda, Dhaka. Come and visit us!

CARE: Field Buzz launch day for JITA territory officers

2nd April 2015|Comments Off on CARE: Field Buzz launch day for JITA territory officers

JITA Bangladesh, the women's empowerment social business owned by the NGO CARE, officially launched its Field Buzz software on 31st March. JITA has won several prizes for its social impact and has featured prominently in the media. Our implementation includes a "Task Helper" for Territory Officers and a "Sales Tracker" [...]

Field Buzz featured by startup news portal SD Asia

2nd March 2015|Comments Off on Field Buzz featured by startup news portal SD Asia

Field Buzz was featured by SD Asia, the premier startup news portal of Bangladesh and the South Asian region. To read the full interview, click here: http://sdasia.co/2015/02/12/field-buzz-bringing-market-information-right-fingertips/ Thanks to Rageeb, Fayaz and the team at SD Asia!

Digital World 2015

15th February 2015|Comments Off on Digital World 2015

Field Information Solutions proudly presented itself to Bangladesh's burgeoning IT sector at the Digital World 2015 exhibition and conference. The event was held 9th-12th February 2015 at BICC in Dhaka. For more information about the event, go to http://www.digitalworld.org.bd/.

PROGmaatic merges into Field Information Solutions

11th January 2015|Comments Off on PROGmaatic merges into Field Information Solutions

On 8th January 2015 in Frankfurt, Alexis Rawlinson and Habib Ullah Bahar signed the foundational documents creating Field Information Solutions GmbH. As equal shareholders in the new company, they are combining their strengths: mobile enterprise software development for Bahar and his company & team PROGmaatic Developer Network, and organizational & development [...]

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