Category Archives: France-Startups

Interview with Mickael Froger (CEO of Lengow)

A few days ago, we had the chance to interview Mickael Froger – the Co-founder and CEO of Lengow. The Nantes-based startup offers a web interface that allows online merchants to centralize, optimize and track the distribution of their product catalogues on … Continue reading

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Apparel crowdfunding: Paris-based Teezily expands to Germany, a Paris-based startup which could be described as the European version of Teespring, will expand to Germany within the coming days. After their start in the French market, Teezily already expanded to the UK ealier this year. By the … Continue reading

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Online shoe giant Spartoo launches its own marketplace

Spartoo, one of the leading online stores for shoes and fashion accessories in Europe, has just launched their European marketplace on the company’s website. With already more than 1,000 brands and 70,000 models, this step will allow Spartoo to expand its … Continue reading

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PeopleDoc secures $17.5M to accelerate international expansion

PeopleDoc, a Paris-based provider of Global HR Governance solutions, announced today that it secured $17.5 million in a Series B funding round led by Accel Partners and joined by previous investors. Founded in 2010, PeopleDoc is a pioneer in HR … Continue reading

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Drivy: Peer-to-peer car rental service raises 6m for its expansion

Drivy, a peer-to-peer car rental service that delivers the convenience of having a car without having to own one, has announced a €6 million series A round, from existing investors Index Ventures and Alven Capital. The new cash, which brings … Continue reading

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The 5 fastest growing startups in 7 European countries

A few weeks ago The Next Web and global payments technology provider Adyen partnered to launch a new kind of competition in search of Europe’s fastest growing startups: the European Tech5. After receiving the submissions and screening over a hundred … Continue reading

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Worth reading: Kontest, Glossybox, Mojang, Payleven

There are so many interesting stories out there and unfortunately we don’t have the time to cover all of them. With our section “Worth reading” we provide you (once in a while) with some links to interesting articles of other … Continue reading

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Jobs of the week: Leapforce, Kreditech, AB Tasty

Be part of the success stories of some of Europe’s hottest startups out there. Each week, we’re introducing you to great career oportunities in the startup space. For a complete overview, make sure to check out our job board. And here … Continue reading

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Criteo acquires Paris-based Tedemis for €21 million

Criteo, a leading global technology company that specializes in digital performance advertising, today announced it has acquired Tedemis. The Paris-based company Tedemis which launched in 2006 and is a leading provider of real-time opt-in personalized email marketing solutions, that help advertisers … Continue reading

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5 French startups to look out for in 2014

Startups are springing up everywhere in Europe at an increasing rate. With the beginning of the new year, we took a look at a bunch of European countries and tried to come up with a list of 5 startups (each … Continue reading

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