Tag Archives: Expansion

Apparel crowdfunding: Paris-based Teezily expands to Germany

Teezily.com, 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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Indiegogo expands to the UK, Germany, France & Canada

Indiegogo, one of the largest global crowdfunding platforms, announces new offerings in key global markets—including local currencies, languages and localized search and discovery experiences. Some of these new capabilities launch immediately in the UK, Germany, France and Canada as part … Continue reading

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HitFox reports revenue growth & expands to France and the US

HitFox Group, a game distribution company builder headquartered in Berlin, continues its international expansion and announces rapid growth in revenue and market reach. Only weeks after entering Asia Pacific with an office in Seoul (Korea), the young company is now extending … Continue reading

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lekiosk secures $7.1​ million and cont​inues global expansi​on​

lekiosk, the digital magazine platform (headquartered in Paris), has today announced that it has secured $7.1 million of Series B funding from CM-CIC and FSN PME CDC Enterprises. The news follows lekiosk’s 2010 Series A funding round in which the … Continue reading

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BlaBlaCar continues with its European expansion

BlaBlaCar, a leading long distance car sharing network, just announced its launch in three new regions: Benelux, Poland and Portugal. With the addition of these new countries, BlaBlaCar now is active in nine countries and is rolling out new features … Continue reading

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Social gifting: Wrapp continues its global expansion

Wrapp, the social gifting app that lets you give your Facebook friends free gift cards from popular retailers, just continued its global expansion by activating service in Norway. Wrapp aims to make it fun and easy to give, receive and … Continue reading

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DropGifts: The global expansion of a Wrapp clone

DropGifts, the Rocket Internet backed Wrapp clone we first introduced you to last month, just started an agressive global expansion. The social gifting app, which started with a German and UK version, is now also available in France, the Netherlands … Continue reading

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BlablaCar acquires Italian competitor PostoinAuto.it

BlablaCar, a leading European marketplace that connects drivers who have empty seats with paying passengers, has today announced a further expansion across Europe with the acquisition of the largest car sharing site in Italy, PostoinAuto.it. PostoinAuto offers more than 30,000 … Continue reading

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Leetchi launches in Germany and the UK – with new funding

The Paris based social payments startup Leetchi.com has recently secured 4 million Euro in a new round of funding which was led by Idinvest. According to sources of the Rude Baguette, the fresh capital will primarily be used for the … Continue reading

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5 Spanish start-ups to look out for in 2012

Start-ups are springing up everywhere at an increasing rate, so it’s been hard to narrow this list down to 5. However I’ve decided to just go with 5 Spanish start-ups you’ve probably not yet heard of, in different sectors. Some … Continue reading

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