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Tengelmann goes for a good cause – launches Social Ventures

Tengelmann goes for a good cause – launches Social Ventures

Niklas Wirminghaus December 19, 2013 1

Moving away from its eCommerce strategy, retail giant Tengelmann has announced it wants to invest more in social entrepreneurship. To

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Heureka Conference 2014 – Everything you need to know to accelerate your startup

Heureka Conference 2014 – Everything you need to know to accelerate your startup

VentureVillage Admin December 17, 2013 0

After the success of this year’s Heureka Conference, the one-day event is coming back

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Axel Springer sets sights on Silicon Valley

Axel Springer sets sights on Silicon Valley

Alex Hofmann December 17, 2013 0

German publishing house Axel Springer has set its sights on Silicon Valley – in January 2014 it will set up

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Rocket and Millicom’s African Internet Holding announce new partnership to fast track growth

Rocket and Millicom’s African Internet Holding announce new partnership to fast track growth

Michelle Kuepper December 16, 2013 0

Rocket Internet and emerging markets telco Millicom today announced a new partner in

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Beauty booking site Salonmeister scores seven-figure investment

Beauty booking site Salonmeister scores seven-figure investment

Charmaine Li December 16, 2013 0

Berlin-based  online beauty booking portal Salonmeister today announced  an undisclosed seven-figure funding round led by Michael Oschmann from publishing house Müller Medien

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No Space for Art – Team Europe startup shuts down in Germany

No Space for Art – Team Europe startup shuts down in Germany

Georg Räth December 12, 2013 0

It seemed like a good idea at the time but, as it turns out, offering a service to connect artists

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HitFox Group grows six-fold in 2013 and starts three new mobile ad and big data startups

HitFox Group grows six-fold in 2013 and starts three new mobile ad and big data startups

Dean Takahashi December 11, 2013 0

HitFox Group, a game and app startup incubator in Berlin, said it saw

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Berlin’s Readmill pushes social reading to get an edge on the crowd

Berlin’s Readmill pushes social reading to get an edge on the crowd

Charmaine Li December 11, 2013 0

In a bid to strengthen its community and position itself as more than just an eBook reader, Berlin-based Readmill has released a new

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Zalando shuts down luxury offshoot Emeza and webshop Kiomi

Zalando shuts down luxury offshoot Emeza and webshop Kiomi

Alex Hofmann December 10, 2013 0

Companies looking to go public face pressure to make themselves more attractive to potential shareholders and, naturally, areas in a

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Rocket Internet’s Lazada lands $250m – and UK retail giant Tesco as new investor

Rocket Internet’s Lazada lands $250m – and UK retail giant Tesco as new investor

Charmaine Li December 10, 2013 0

Rocket Internet is on a roll. Only a week after announcing a huge

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