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Today in Germany: Auctionata fires, Mister Spex expands, Delivery Hero acquires.

Today in Germany: Auctionata fires, Mister Spex expands, Delivery Hero acquires.

Felicitas Hackmann March 31, 2015 0

Auctionata lays off 30% of its staff, Mister Spex keeps expanding, Delivery Hero invests in MyLorry. After raising €42 million Auctionata dismisses staff After the new funding round Auctionata wants to focus on a

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Today in Germany: Uber, Auctionata, Book A Tiger

Today in Germany: Uber, Auctionata, Book A Tiger

Felicitas Hackmann March 30, 2015 0

Uber about to launch UberX in Germany, Book A Tiger partners with Immobilienscout24, Auctionata raises €42 million C round. Book A Tiger teams up with Immobilienscout24 Berlin-based cleaner booking platform Book A Tiger announced

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This is Hem’s flag store in Berlin

This is Hem’s flag store in Berlin

Felicitas Hackmann March 28, 2015 0

On Saturday March 28, 2015, the online design furniture store Hem opened its flagship store in Berlin Kreuzberg, where some of its 350 own products are displayed. For now, the store will be the

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This Week’s Top 5: Helping, Stotcap, Bloomy Days, VibeWrite, EyeEm.

This Week’s Top 5: Helping, Stotcap, Bloomy Days, VibeWrite, EyeEm.

Felicitas Hackmann March 27, 2015 0

Top 5 News Helpling raises a €43 million B Round Berlin-based and Rocket Internet backed online marketplace for hiring home cleaners Helpling announced another €43 million from a group of top-name European investors. The

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Today in Germany: EyeEm’s Market, Shoepassion, Bloomy Days

Today in Germany: EyeEm’s Market, Shoepassion, Bloomy Days

Felicitas Hackmann March 26, 2015 0

EyeEm’s photo selling marketplace is online, online shop shoepassion.com opens its third offline location, Flower Power: Bloomy Days closes A Round. EyeEm launches photo selling marketplace After months of beta testing, Berlin-based photo sharing

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Today in Germany: Blacklane, Helpling, Seeding Alliance, NativeAds

Today in Germany: Blacklane, Helpling, Seeding Alliance, NativeAds

Felicitas Hackmann March 25, 2015 0

Blacklane named as Germany’s fastest growing tech company by TNW, Helping raises another € 43 million, Seeding Alliance and NativeAds merge. Germany’s fastest growing tech company: Blacklane The Next Web is looking for Europe’s

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Today in Germany: Berlin – from the outside, unu

Today in Germany: Berlin – from the outside, unu

Felicitas Hackmann March 24, 2015 0

Berlin from the eyes of Nordic and Baltic startups, unu moves to Berlin. Berlin from the eyes of Nordic and Baltic startups Many startups love Berlin. But what is so different to other cities

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Today in Germany: DreamCheaper, Spotcap, Pearlfection, Farfetch

Today in Germany: DreamCheaper, Spotcap, Pearlfection, Farfetch

Felicitas Hackmann March 23, 2015 0

Meet DreamCheaper, fresh money for Rocket’s Spotcap, Pearlfection shuts down, Farfetch launches in Germany. Meet DreamCheaper DreamCheaper wants to let users book cheaper hotel rooms. The startup users can save about 15 % less. How

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Events Diary 23 – 29 March – our pick of the hottest startup events this week

Events Diary 23 – 29 March – our pick of the hottest startup events this week

Su Song March 23, 2015 0

Welcome to the VentureVillage Events Diary with a round up of the hottest startup events of the week. Mark your calendars and make sure you don’t miss out.   Berlin Future Mobility Meetup Date: 

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This Week’s Top 5: UberPop, Glispa, Wundercar, Flaconi, Axel Springer.

This Week’s Top 5: UberPop, Glispa, Wundercar, Flaconi, Axel Springer.

Felicitas Hackmann March 20, 2015 0

The news you shouldn’t miss this week German court bans UberPOP UberPOP is Uber’s peer-to-peer car sharing service and has faced legal problems in Germany ever since. However, this week Frankfurt’s court banned the

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