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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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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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Symfony creator SensioLabs secures $7m in a Series A round

SensioLabs, the Paris-based creator of the PHP framework Symfony, today announced the closing of a $7 million financing round from CM-CIC Private Capital. The fresh capital will enable the company to accelerate its international growth and continue its PHP language … Continue reading

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Social planning app WePopp secures €130K from angels

The Paris-based startup behind the social planning app WePopp today announced that it closed a small round of funding (€130K) from a number of French angel investors. According to the young company, the fresh capital will be used to “growth-hack” … Continue reading

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1001 Menus raises $1.8m to bring restaurants to the digital age

1001 Menus, a Paris-based startup that maximizes restaurants online visibility, just raised $1.8 Million in a investment round led by Elaia Partners. After a first fundraising in December 2012, the young company already attracted 1,000 restaurants in less than a … Continue reading

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Interview with Alix de Sagazan (AB Tasty)

We recently had the chance to do an interview with Alix de Sagazan – the Co-founder of AB Tasty. The Paris-based startup offers an online A/B testing tool which allows you to carry out tests, in a few minutes and … Continue reading

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Search as a Service company Algolia raises $1.5m

The Paris-based startup Algolia today announced it has raised a seed round of $1.5 million from Index Ventures, Point Nine Capital and Alven Capital. Business Angels such as Producteev founder Ilan Abehassera and Fotolia founder Thibaud Elzière also participated in … Continue reading

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Vestiaire Collective: Marketplace for luxury goods secures $20m

The Paris-based luxury resale website Vestiaire Collective today announced a Series-C funding round worth $20 million. The round was led by Condé Nast International, the media giant behind brands such as Vogue, GQ and Glamour. The marketplace for luxury goods (mostly … Continue reading

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Online train ticket platform Capitaine Train raises €2.5M

The French startup Capitaine Train recently secured €2.5 Million funding from Index Ventures and CM-CIC Capital Privé. Founded in 2009, Capitaine Train is probably Europe’s most innovative online train ticket booking platform. The Paris-based company sells tickets to many European destinations with a … Continue reading

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