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The Good, The Bad, The News: This Week in Germany

The Good, The Bad, The News: This Week in Germany

VentureVillage Editorial July 31, 2015 0

With the weekend ahead, we’ve put together the most important news from the past week for you to stay on top of what happened in the German startup scene. Cleaner booking platform raises another

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Today in Germany: Book A Tiger, Vaniday, GoButler

Today in Germany: Book A Tiger, Vaniday, GoButler

VentureVillage Editorial July 30, 2015 0

Cleaner booking platform raises another seven-digit investment Berlin-based cleaner booking platform Book A Tiger announced another seven-digit investment from existing and new investors. After the US competitor Homejoy, that pioneered in this field, just

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Today in Germany: Smartstream.tv, Axel Springer & ProSiebenSat.1

Today in Germany: Smartstream.tv, Axel Springer & ProSiebenSat.1

VentureVillage Editorial July 29, 2015 0

ProSiebenSat.1 wants majority of Smartstream.tv ProSiebenSat.1 , who already holds 25 percent of multiscreen video network smartstream.tv, now wants to increase its shares into 80 percent. However, the federal cartel office still has to approve

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Today in Germany: Carspring, Earlybird

Today in Germany: Carspring, Earlybird

VentureVillage Editorial July 28, 2015 0

Carspring raises €3 million Rocket Internet’s second hand car selling portal Carspring raises €3 million from an unknown investor. Though other details have not been shared, it seems it was an angel investor and

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Today in Germany: HelloFresh, Media Group One

Today in Germany: HelloFresh, Media Group One

VentureVillage Editorial July 27, 2015 0

HelloFresh opens warehouse in the Bay Area Different to other Rocket Internet ventures, food delivery service Hello Fresh operates in the US. Besides a storage warehouse near New York City, a new one will

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The Good, the Bad, the News: This Week in Germany

The Good, the Bad, the News: This Week in Germany

VentureVillage Editorial July 24, 2015 0

The week flew by. Some startups launched, others shut down, some raised, some invested. Here is the overview of what happened in the Germany-based startup scene. ePetWorld and ProSiebenSat.1 agree on media for revenue

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Today in Germany: ePetWorld, Berlin Q2 Funding, SoundCloud

Today in Germany: ePetWorld, Berlin Q2 Funding, SoundCloud

VentureVillage Editorial July 23, 2015 0

ePetWorld and ProSiebenSat.1 agree on media for revenue deal German TV media broadcaster ProSiebenSat.1 and Munich-based pet supply online shop ePetWorld announce a media for revenue deal. Means: in exchange for TV advertising space,

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Today in Germany: Paydirekt, German Startups Group, Sparhandy

Today in Germany: Paydirekt, German Startups Group, Sparhandy

VentureVillage Editorial July 22, 2015 0

German banks launch PayPal competitor Paydirekt Way too late – or better late then never? German banks worked on a payment product to compete with PayPal. While Gründerszene asked Germany-based startups if they will

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Today in Germany: Made.com, ProSiebenSat.1, Prescreen

Today in Germany: Made.com, ProSiebenSat.1, Prescreen

VentureVillage Editorial July 21, 2015 0

Made.com raises $60 Million, focussing on launch in Germany London-based online furniture retailer Made.com announces a $60 million round to expand its business in Europe. The round was led by Partech Growth Fund and supported

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Today in Germany: Realbest, Events

Today in Germany: Realbest, Events

VentureVillage Editorial July 20, 2015 0

Real estate startup Realbest raises Series A Berlin-based Realbest wants to digitalize the entire process of selling real estate. The round (a seven-digit Euro investment) is led by France-based Ventech and IBB Beteiligungsgesellschaft. Existing

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