Personal equity firm Marlin snatches up e-commerce optimization platform Lengow

Personal equity firm Marlin snatches up e-commerce optimization platform Lengow

French start-up Lengow has a new property manager as Marlin Equity Partners has actually gotten a majority stake in the business. Lengow operates a softare-as-a-service platform to optimize e-commerce listings. Terms of the offer are concealed. In particular, numerous sellers now list their products on several e-commerce sites simultaneously. For example, a company could have its [ …] Lengow runs a softare-as-a-service platform to optimize e-commerce listings. The company plans to increase the value of Lengow in the coming years as it hasn’t reached its complete prospective. …

Powder raises $14 million for its social app for game clips

Powder raises $14 million for its social app for game clips

Meet Powder, a French startup that assists you share videos of your favorite games, follow people with the same interests and communicate with them. The business has actually raised a $14 million Series A round led by Serena. Powder wants to develop the video infrastructure for social video gaming. While numerous communities of gamers already share […] Powder wants to develop the video infrastructure for social gaming. Powder can record video material from any platform. That’s due to the fact that Powder didn’t come up with its social app for players over night. …

Hyper casual video game publisher Homa Games raises $15 million

Hyper casual video game publisher Homa Games raises $15 million

French startup Homa Games has raised a $15 million seed round led by e.ventures and Idinvest Partners. The company has developed numerous internal innovations that can take a video game from a prototype to an App Shop success. It partners with third-party video game studios and has a couple of in-house video game studios as well. OneRagtime, Jean-Marie Messier, […] Homa Belly is an SDK that assists you repeat and handle your video game. Third-party developers can send their games and choose Homa Games as their publisher. In addition to third-party video games, Homa Games has actually likewise gotten IRL Group in Toulouse and has in-house game development groups in Skopje, Lisbon and Paris. It partners with third-party game studios and has a couple of in-house game studios….

ManoMano’s sales are growing rapidly for its home enhancement e-commerce platform

ManoMano’s sales are growing rapidly for its home enhancement e-commerce platform

It’s been a year because I covered ManoMano, the French e-commerce platform focused on Do It Yourself, home enhancement and gardening products. And 2020 has actually been a successful years as the company’s gross merchandise volume doubled to EUR1.2 billion($1.45 billion at today’s rate). ManoMano’s sales are also accelerating as the company reported a 50 %boost in […]
And 2020 has been a successful years as the company’s gross merchandise volume doubled to EUR1.2 billion($ 1.45 billion at today’s rate ). France still represents 60 %of the business’s sales volume. And the business is presently rewarding on this market if you look at this segment independently from the rest of the business. And 2020 has been an effective years as the company’s gross merchandise volume doubled to EUR1.2 billion($1.45 billion at today’s rate)….

Cajoo guarantees grocery shipments in 15 minutes

Cajoo guarantees grocery shipments in 15 minutes

Meet Cajoo, a new French start-up that has actually raised a $7.3 million (EUR6 million) funding round. The business wishes to make it simpler to purchase groceries from your phone and get them 15 minutes later on. It is releasing in Paris today. “I left Bolt around mid-August and I’m launching a business with 2 co-founders focused […] “I left Bolt around mid-August and I’m launching a company with 2 co-founders focused on 15-minute shipments,” co-founder and CEO Henri Capoul told me. On Cajoo, you’ll discover anything you could discover in a regional grocery store– pasta, shampoo, candies, you name it. The business does not prepare to produce most of its profits from shipment charges. I asked about the business’s plans when it comes to delivery staff. …

Beam raises $9.5 million to build a web internet browser that collects concepts

Beam raises $9.5 million to build a web internet browser that collects concepts

Beam has raised a $9.5 million Series A round. The company is dealing with a brand-new web browser that completely reconsiders the way you start a web session and browse the web. The start-up is founded by Dom Leca and Sébastien Métrot. Dom Leca formerly dealt with Sparrow, an e-mail app with an opinionated style. […] The company is working on a new web internet browser that totally reassesses the way you start a web session and search the web. In short, Beam is a web internet browser focused on understanding. Lots of people spend a heap of time mindlessly browsing the web. It sounds like an excellent way to begin utilizing the web as a kid. The business is working on a new web browser that totally rethinks the method you begin a web session and search the web….

Seyna is developing an insurance-as-a-service start-up for the French market

Seyna is developing an insurance-as-a-service start-up for the French market

French startup Seyna is getting a new CEO. Stephen Leguillon is joining the business as chief executive while Philippe Mangematin is going back from everyday activities for personal factors– he’ll become honorary chairman. If you’re not knowledgeable about the business, Seyna is an insurtech start-up that has acquired an insurance coverage license focused on home […] If you’re not familiar with the company, Seyna is an insurtech startup that has gotten an insurance license focused on property and casualty. Behind the scenes, Seyna offers an API to generate insurance agreements on need– an API is a programming user interface that lets two services engage with each other. Seyna has produced its own core insurance coverage system, which is an essential distinguishing element compared to legacy players. …

Chefclub raises $17 million to expand its food media brand beyond social media networks

Chefclub raises $17 million to expand its food media brand beyond social media networks

French startup Chefclub announced earlier today that it has raised a$17 million financing round led by First Bridge Ventures. SEB Alliance, the endeavor arm of cooking area appliance maker Groupe SEB, Korelya Capital and Algaé Ventures are likewise participating. Chefclub has actually been constructing a major media brand name on social networks platforms. It has actually drawn in […]
I already covered the business at length, so I motivate you to read my previous profile of the company: Chefclub is a fascinating lesson in sales funnel. Chefclub now desires to show its brand names in shops thanks to partnerships. It’s fascinating to see that Chefclub doesn’t think online ads represent the future of the business. Chefclub has actually been constructing a major media brand on social media platforms….

Business card startup Mooncard challenges American Express in France with miles

Business card startup Mooncard challenges American Express in France with miles

French startup Mooncard is partnering with Flying Blue to use Air France miles to its customers. This is the first time you can make miles with a payment card in France that isn’t an American Express card. Mooncard offers corporate payment cards to enhance your costs. A lot of companies in France don’t utilize corporate cards. [ …] The majority of business in France don’t use business cards. This is the first time you can make miles with a payment card in France that isn’t an American Express card. A lot of companies in France don’t use business cards….

SaaS startup studio eFounders introduces a fintech start-up studio

SaaS startup studio eFounders introduces a fintech start-up studio

eFounders is expanding its focus by developing a second start-up studio called Logic Founders. This time, Reasoning Founders is going to focus on fintech start-ups solely. Camille Tyan (envisioned above) is going to lead the brand-new studio. Over the past ten years, eFounders has launched lots of software-as-a-service business attempting to enhance the way we […] This time, Logic Founders is going to focus on fintech start-ups exclusively. Logic Creators will come up with concepts for new start-ups. Preferably, the startup discovers product-market fit and raises a seed round after this preliminary phase. …