Ankorstore raises $29.9 million for its wholesale market

Ankorstore raises $29.9 million for its wholesale market

French startup Ankorstore has raised a $29.9 million Series A round (EUR25 million) with Index Ventures leading the round. Existing financiers GFC, Alven and Aglaé are likewise participating. Ankorstore is developing a wholesale market that links independent store owners with brands selling family products, maple syrup, headbands, bath salts, stationery items and a lot more. […] By default, Ankorstore withdraws the money 60 days after putting an order. Ankorstore is presently live in eight countries– France, Spain, Austria, Germany, Belgium, Holland, Switzerland and Luxembourg. …

Lots of tech companies sign ‘Tech for Good Call’ following French effort

Lots of tech companies sign ‘Tech for Good Call’ following French effort

A number of years ago, French President Emmanuel Macron initiated the Tech for Good Top by welcoming 50 tech CEOs to discuss the difficulties in the tech market and make some announcements. Generally, tech CEOs fulfill ahead of Viva Innovation, a tech occasion in Paris. This year, Viva Innovation needed to be canceled, which implies […] In the meantime, dozens of tech CEOs have actually selected to sign a common promise. In other words, the Tech for Excellent summit was developed for photo opportunities (like this photo from 2018 listed below). And now, we have the Tech for Great Call. …

Yubo might be the next big social app as it raises $47.5 million

Yubo might be the next big social app as it raises $47.5 million

French start-up Yubo is the biggest social media app you have actually never heard of– unless you’re a teenager. With a focus on youths under 25, the business has actually managed to attract 40 million users. A portion of them hang out every day in live-streaming spaces, spend and satisfy brand-new individuals money for more features. […] Yubo recently closed a Series C funding round of $47.5 million. Yubo has in-house security experts and likewise works with contractors– it can connect its users with regional helplines. With today’s funding round, Yubo will expand its team. On the product front, Yubo is working on recommendation algorithms. …

Health insurance start-up Alan lets you chat with a medical professional

Health insurance start-up Alan lets you chat with a medical professional

French startup Alan is constructing health insurance products. And 100,000 individuals are now covered through Alan.
I caught up with the business’s co-founder and CEO Jean-Charles Samuelian-Werve so that he could offer us an update on the item. Alan has actually acquired its own medical insurance license and is a proper insurer. It doesn’t […]
Alan has actually acquired its own health insurance license and is a proper insurance company. The company primarily offers its insurance product to other companies. And it opens up some market opportunities as big companies want a custom-made insurance item depending on their requirements. The concept is that business above 100 staff members can get a custom-made insurance bundle. Alan has actually gotten its own health insurance license and is a correct insurance coverage company….

Beam is constructing a web browser that collects knowledge from your web activity

Beam is constructing a web browser that collects knowledge from your web activity

Remember Netscape Navigator and Internet Explorer? Those applications from the 1990s utilized emphatic metaphors in their names to speak about a simple job– searching the web. Today, no one would state that Google Chrome is a web explorer. Searching the web has actually become a simple and easy– and typically meaningless– task. You grab your phone or […] , a new start-up founded by Dom Leca and Sébastien Métrot, is working on a brand name brand-new app that is both a web internet browser and a note app. Beam aims to bring implying to your web history. Those applications from the 1990s used emphatic metaphors in their names to talk about a basic task– browsing the web. Today, no one would state that Google Chrome is a web explorer. Searching the web has become an effortless– and frequently meaningless– task….

Koyeb raises $1.6 million for its serverless data-processing engine

Koyeb raises $1.6 million for its serverless data-processing engine

French start-up Koyeb has actually raised a $1.6 million (EUR1.4 million) pre-seed round. The company focuses on data-processing workflows throughout several cloud providers. It conceals lots of intricacies utilizing a serverless model. Jean-David Chamboredon and Juliette Mopin from ISAI are leading the round with Plug and Play Ventures, Kima Ventures, AceCap and a long list of company […] The company focuses on data-processing workflows throughout several cloud service providers. When there’s a brand-new file, you can set off Koyeb with an API call. …

WizVille Resident Display helps small stores track Google Maps ratings of rivals

WizVille Resident Display helps small stores track Google Maps ratings of rivals

French startup WizVille is releasing a brand-new product called Regional Display to assist restaurant owners, hairstyle locations, bakeries and all type of small shops track their Google Maps rankings and the rankings of their competitors. While there are lots of scores services to compare places around you, such as Foursquare, Yelp and Tripadvisor, Google Maps […] While there are plenty of scores services to compare places around you, such as Foursquare, Yelp and Tripadvisor, Google Maps has actually gradually been showcasing rankings more plainly. After that, you receive a report with your ranking, your competitors’ ratings and the evolution over time. Google Maps scores are really not that smart as the company is computing the average of all your scores to determine your total ranking. …

Spendesk raises another $18 million for its corporate card and expenditure service

Spendesk raises another $18 million for its corporate card and expenditure service

French start-up Spendesk has actually included $18 million to its Series B round. The business already raised $38.4 million as part of its Series B last year, which means that it raised $56.4 million as part of this round. 8 Roads Ventures is investing in today’s extension round. Spendesk, as the name suggests, focuses on all […] $38.4 million as part of its Series B last year, which means that it raised $56.4 million as part of this round. Reconciliation is easier if you integrate deals and invoices on Spendesk. There are 40,000 people using Spendesk through their business. …

Ÿnsect, the makers of the world’s most pricey bug farm, raises another $224 million

Ÿnsect, the makers of the world’s most pricey bug farm, raises another $224 million

Ÿnsect, the start-up developing the world’s most high tech bug nest, have added $224 million in equity and debt to an already outstanding $148 million cash haul as it aims to commercialize its company. Investors backing the business include the Los Angeles-based financial investment company Upfront Ventures and the FootPrint Union, a financial investment vehicle financed by […] For Ÿnsect, it’s all about protein … and fish. We’re approaching 50 percent of fish coming from fish farms,” stated Sisteron. “One of the main ingredients of fish feed comes from fish. These are from trawlers that rake the bottom of the ocean for anchovies that are integrated with a protein paste that is fed to fish for fish farms. Ÿnsect’s mealworms in fact supply the fish with a lower-cost, higher quality protein, Sisteron said….

eFounders reveals its next batch of business SaaS start-ups

eFounders reveals its next batch of business SaaS start-ups

Considering that 2011, European start-up studio eFounders has released 27 business with a focus on software-as-a-service companies trying to enhance the method we work. A few of them have been rather successful, such as Front and Aircall. And the company is working on its next batch of start-ups. “We'' re particularly inspired by the new age of productivity […] And the business is working on its next batch of start-ups. When you’re working on your computer system, you can include tasks directly from the app that you’re already using. It ought to make it much easier to send a contract to a client that involves several freelancers working on the contract. …