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Westwing secures €72 million in new funding

Westwing, a leading European eCommerce company in the home & living market, announced today that it raised €72 million in another round of funding. The investors of this round include Fidelity Worldwide Investment, Odey, Tengelmann, and others. This latest round … Continue reading

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Rocket’s Westwing increases net revenue to €110 million

Westing, one of the leading international eCommerce startups in the home and living market, today announced that it has grown net revenues to €110 million in 2013, after returns, in just its second full year of business. Westwing had previously generated net revenues … Continue reading

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Jobs of the week: SponsorPay, CupoNation, w0o0t

Be part of the sucess stories of some of Europe’s hottest startups out there. From now on, we’re going to introduce you each week to great career oportunities in the startup space. For a complete overview, make sure to check … Continue reading

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Munich-based fromAtoB receives 7-figure funding

The Munich-based company fromAtoB GmbH has received seven-figure venture capital funding in the form of expansion financing. Investors are the French venture capital company Seventure Partners as well as Daniel Wild via hist investment company Tiburon. Operating under the brands … Continue reading

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A free Online webinar by Rocket Internet

Rocket Internet, one of the world’s largest internet incubators, is known for cloning successful business models. The global startup community respects (sometimes fears) them for their ability to role out multinational startup companies with large teams within a few day. … Continue reading

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EU-Startups.com is moving to Munich!

In the beginning of next month, I’ll be moving to Munich – and EU-Startups.com will be moving with me. The main reason for my relocation to Munich is a new position with my current employer. Another reason is the fact … Continue reading

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Rocket Internet’s PAYMILL and Shopify team up in Europe

Shopify, a leading e-commerce platform which enables customers to create and power online stores, teamed up with PAYMILL, a European payment service provider founded by Rocket Internet. Together, they are aiming to provide their customers the easiest and most convenient online payment option … Continue reading

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Carpooling.com reached 1 million downloads of its mobile apps

Carpooling.com, one of the world’s leading ridesharing marketplaces, today announced that it has reached 1 million downloads of its mobile apps. The Munich-based company has recently also released new apps with more payment features. Carpooling.com, which has about 4.7 million … Continue reading

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Cloud-based document storage: smarchive secures funding

smarchive, the first intelligent document filing system, just received a seven-figure investment before launching its software. T-Venture, CHECK24 and some business angels, among them Birgit Ströbel, co-founder of Germany’s biggest online real estate platforms, Immobilienscout24, are taking part in the … Continue reading

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Carpooling.com partners with Daimler and plans expansion

Daimler AG is investing in one of the leading ridesharing networks, carpooling.com. The main shareholders of the Munich based ridesharing company will still be the three founders, as well as venture capital firm Earlybird. The capital investment (about $10 million) will … Continue reading

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