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Laundry app ZipJet launches in London

ZipJet, Rocket Internet’s new laundry service, launched in London today. The new startup is aimed at liberating Londoners from the tedious task of laundry – their job is to pick your dirty clothing whenever and wherever you like and return … Continue reading

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Rocket Internet day: Helpling expands, ShopWings launches

No, we are not the PR agency of Rocket Internet. But our readers seem to be interested in everything Rocket Internet is announcing – and today they announced a lot! The first announcement of the day was that Rocket’s property … Continue reading

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Leading property portal Lamudi celebrates one year anniversary

Fast-growing property portal Lamudi this week celebrates its first birthday, with the global real estate network more than doubling in size in six months.

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Rocket Internet releases promo video for its upcoming IPO

Rocket Internet, the infamous “clone factory” of the Samwer brothers, is about to IPO in the beginning of next month (probably on October 2nd). The Berlin-based company is aiming to reach a market capitalization of over € 6 billion. In order … Continue reading

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EatFirst delivers honest food – Rocket Internet Launches New Food Delivery Service

EatFirst, Rocket Internet’s new food delivery service, launches today in the City of London. Combining high-quality food with lightning-speed delivery, the new business goes far and beyond traditional Services. The service will be available in the City of London, starting … Continue reading

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25 things you should know about Oliver Samwer (CEO, Rocket Internet)

Probably everyone following what’s happening in the startup world has heard of Oliver Samwer before. But aside of some myths and rumors, there is not that much info about the CEO of Rocket Internet out there. Latest rumors say, that … Continue reading

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Rocket Internet’s Lamudi rolls out iOS app in 12 new countries

The property portal Lamudi, a venture of Rocket Internet, today launched its iOS app in 12 additional countries across Asia, Africa and Latin America as the startup seeks to capture the growing smartphone market in these regions. The launch of Lamudi’s iOS app follows the … Continue reading

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Rocket Internet becomes an AG (public company) and appoints Oliver Samwer as its CEO

Rocket Internet, the controversial company builder out of Berlin, just switched its legal form from GmbH (comparable to Ltd.) to an AG (public company) and appointed Oliver Samwer as its CEO. This suggests, that Oliver Samwer is going to play an even … Continue reading

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Rocket Internet’s Helpling launches in 4 additional EU countries

Helpling, the online platform for domestic cleaners (basically a Homejoy clone), is now expanding its service Europe-wide. The Berlin-based Startup, which started in April this year in Germany, launches in France, Sweden, Holland and Austria today. Helpling enables people to … Continue reading

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Lendico launches in South Africa and Austria

The Africa Internet Holding (a subsidiary of Rocket Internet), today announced the launch of Lendico in South Africa. Lendico is the digital alternative to banks that enables investors to directly fund the loans of private individuals. Lendico, which has been … Continue reading

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