March 2016

AR&Co placed Top 5 in Indonesia’s 25 Most Creative Companies 2016

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In March 2016, AR&Co was awarded by one of the leading Indonesian print media – SWA. SWA’s editorial and research team went through a judging process and chose the winning 25 companies down from the top 100 creative company candidates in Indonesia.

In this judging process, there were three judging criteria. The first is on the level of creativity that highlighted the companies’ ability in showing innovation and creativity both in their products and business processes. Their originality of innovations are also being judged in this criteria. The second judging criteria is the impacts brought by those companies towards businesses and industries along with how far their innovations are able to increase business performance and rock the industry market. The last judging criteria is the level of sustainability which is seen by how far can the the creative process and creative business be sustained in the company.

In the circle of technology based companies, the name AR&Co stands out as the first Indonesian company to develop Augmented Reality technology. Founded in 2009, AR&Co has delivered hundreds of projects for domestic and international markets. AR&Co is continuously growing and expanding through the opening of representative offices in Singapore, Barcelona and Silicon Valley, USA. A number of awards have been received by AR&Co throughout 7 years in business, including being awarded for having the Best AR Campaign during the annual Auggie Awards event in 2015 as part of the 6th Augmented World Expo in Silicon Valley, USA, due to its effective solution utilizing AR technology. In 2014, AR&Co is also listed as an i40 company, selected as one of the Top 40 Global Innovation Companies 2013 by the London Stock Exchange, amongst other awards. AR&Co sees the potential of businesses based in Augmented Reality and innovative technology to be highly promising and will thrive in growth.