BrainStore International

Delighting customers in multi-national and multi-cultural environments.

The team of BrainStore International is specialised on working in multi-cultural and multi-national environments. The focus: to create an atmosphere where ideas can thrive and thoughts flow freely. We respect different cultures and opinions - and seek for what unites.


Markus Mettler - Store Champ

I'm interested in supporting multi-national organisations to reduce complexity and creating focus on customer value and team satisfaction.

Nadja Schnetzler

I can bring in 20 years of experience from working with Fortune 500 companies. I'm passionate about supporting them to use their influence to create lasting change.

Alenka Bonnard


Milena Rutz

I'm passionate about organisations working globally - the challenges of pic picture topics.

Luca Weber

I'm wondering about great new ideas beeing created and implemented with the magic of BrainStore's idea machine.

Millie Armstrong

I love to work in multicultural environments and learn from people with various backgrounds.

Julia Kuhn

Als Industrial Designerin und Innovationskuratorin lebe ich seit 11 Jahren in Biel. Ich verbinde verschiedene Blickwinkel auf die Schweizer Ideenlandschaft.

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BrainStore Creative Workshop 2 Days
Creative workshop 2d
The "Creative Workshop 2 Days" is a great format to create a set of fresh ideas for a mission critical topic. We use the proven BrainStore Idea Machine. At the end of the workshop we have set of concrete ideas. Every idea has been analysed based on success criteria. The leading ideas are visualised in a comparable manner and placed on a road map.
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BrainStore Creative Workshop 1 Day
Creative workshop 1d
The "Creative Workshop 1 Day" is an intensive workshop to create ideas for a strategic relevant innovation challenge within one day. During the workshop we use the proven BrainStore Idee Maschine process. The workshop is structured in three parts: 1) The amassing phase (goal: quantity). 2) The illumination phase (goal: quality). 3) The like phase (goal: identify the most promising ideas). At the end of the workshop we have a set of concrete ideas, and we know which ideas resonate the most among the participants.
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BrainStore Creative Workshop 1/2 Day
Creative workshop halfd
The "Creative Workshop 1/2 Day" is a great format for a simple innovation challenge and to get acquainted with the BrainStore Idea Machine. The workshop is structured in three parts: 1) The amassing phase (goal: quantity). 2) The illumination phase (goal: quality). 3) The like phase (goal: identify the most promising ideas). At the end of the workshop we have a set of concrete ideas, and we know which ideas resonate the most among the participants.
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BrainStore Expedition Future
Expedition future
The "BrainStore Expedition Future" is a great voyage to the future of your organisation. Detached from the micro stress of daily business we will look into the future of your organisation. We create awareness for the need of change and a sense of urgency. We leave the comfort zone. We develop powerful initiatives targeting at different areas of your work. We will return from the expedition with a road map for next steps. The expedition is led by experienced BrainStore expedition guides.
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BrainStore Innovation Check-Up
Check up
The "BrainStore Innovation Check-Up" is a customised analysis of the innovation work in your organisation. The BrainStore-Team examines how your team applies the key factors of successful innovation work. How good are the briefings? Are the right people involved in innovation projects? What processes are in place? Are the innovators motivated, what motivation factors are used? What happens with leading ideas?
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BrainStore Innovation Coaching
Innovation coaching
Experienced BrainStore coaches support you with your innovation projects. Coaching topics include: Improve the innovation culture within your organisation, write good briefings, compose innovation communities (from within and outside of the organisation), motivate participants and support them to move out of their comfort zone and think out-of-the box, run the Idea Machine (find good questions - allocate tools to questions), support with designing good ideas and placing leading ideas on road-maps. Technical support with the Idea Machine Engine.
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BrainStore Innovation Training for Teams
The BrainStore "Innovation Training for Teams" is ideal for innovation teams within organisations. Based on a good briefing and the needs and the desires of the participants BrainStore designs a customised training program. Experienced BrainStore trainers lead the trainings. Learning by doing and collecting practical experience is a key success factor of BrainStore's "Innovation Training for Teams".
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BrainStore Add Ons: Net Scouting, Trend Scouting, Idea Interviews, Expert Interviews
Brainstore add ons
Add spice to your innovation projects with BrainStore Add ons. · Net Scouting: surprising ideas from the web · Trend Scouting: surprising ideas from other countries and industries · Idea Interviews: inputs and ideas from your customers and co-workers · Expert Interviews: Know how and expertise from leading experts
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BrainStore Idea Machine Engine Access
Idea machine engine
The BrainStore Idea Machine Engine Software is the ideal catalyst for your innovation work. All central building blocks of the BrainStore Idea Machine can be simply accessed via the tool, which is provided as Software as a Service (SaaS). The key features include: Capture good briefings. Amassing tools: over 20 Tools to collect a large amount of ideas and inspirations. Illumination tools: display of brainstorming results in inspiring formats. Like tool: identify the most interesting ideas. Criteria Scan: analysis of ideas based on a set of success criteria. Idea Selection: get feedback from an ideas jury. Road maps: create the implementation plan for ideas.
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Leading manufacturer of food.
Kraft Europe Future Expedition
The key ingredients of innovation.
Markus Mettler speaks at Creative Mornings in Geneva
Greenpeace. Leading environmentalist organization.
Creative Workshop for Greenpeace: how can we better collaborate
Koneksa - A startup in medical data mining.
How can patients increase adherence to medicine?
BASF. World's biggest chemical company.
BASF: How will formic acid be synthesised in the future?
German city
What does a new city neighbourhood look like in Pforzheim Germany
Fast Company. One of the most inspiring US tech magazines
BrainStore in Fast Company
BMW. Leading manufacturer of premium automobiles
Re-inventing the sales approach for BMW Z4
Grand Tour of Switzerland is the Swiss version of Route 66
What are surprising highlights of the Grand Tour of Switzerland?
Coca-Cola is a leading softdrink manufacturer
What are unusual shopper marketing measures for the EURO 2016?
Time Magazine: one of the most famous magazines
BrainStore is portrayed in Time Magazine
Schloss Schönbrunn is Austria's number one tourist attraction.
How can we reactivate the maze in Schloss Schönbrunn?
Huntsman. Leading chemical manufacturer.
What impact will global trends have on our products?
BMW. Leading builder of automobiles.
Creating Ideas for the new convertible rooftop for BMW
BMW. Leading builder of automobiles.
Creating Ideas for the new convertible rooftop for BMW
AIESEC is the leading student organisation.
What does AIESEC Switzerland's Code of Conduct look like?
Southern Cross is a private school in Hoedspruit, South Africa
Training and Workshop in South Africa

BrainStore works with 6 tools

BrainStore works with 6 proven tools:

a) Ongoing improvement of the innovation culture within an organisation
b) Preparation of innovation work: work with good briefing
c) Composition of innovation communities
d) Motivation of participants to innovate
e) Use the idea machine to create fresh ideas at the push of a button
f) Placement of leading ideas on road maps

The Idea Machine Process


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+41 79 400 5220


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