• Mercaux bags $4.5M to help bricks-and-mortar retail tool up to sell more

    28 days ago - By Tech Crunch

    Retail tech SaaS platform Mercaux has closed a £3.5 million Series A funding round led by European VC fund Nauta Capital.
    The 2013 founded London-based startup sells software for retailers to tap into digital capabilities in their physical retail stores - offering a modular platform that's intended to support digital transformations at a pace of the retailer's choosing.
    “Historically offline retail was just a sales channel. But with the rise of e-commerce, and ability to communicate with clients digitally at any moment of time, offline stores have started to play multiple roles,” says...
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  • WalkMe closes $50 million round to grow its software walkthrough platform in APAC

    WalkMe closes $50 million round to grow its software walkthrough platform in APAC

    28 days ago - By Venture Beat

    WalkMe, a platform that helps companies inetgrate use-centric product walkthroughs, has closed its series F round of funding at $50 million.
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  • “Rent tech” focused RET closes first fund; pours $5M into management platform SmartRent

    “Rent tech” focused RET closes first fund; pours $5M into management platform SmartRent

    28 days ago - By Tech Crunch

    Today, Real Estate Technology Ventures Ventures announced the final close of $108 million for its first fund. RET focuses on early-stage investments in companies that are primarily looking to disrupt the North American multifamily rental industry, with the firm boasting a roster of LPs made up of some of the largest property owners and operators in the multifamily space.
    RET is one of the latest in a rising number of venture firms focused on the real-estate sector, which by many accounts, has yet to experience significant innovation or technological disruption.
    The firm was founded in 2017...
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  • Ridecell extends funding round for autonomous ride-hailing platform to $60 million

    Ridecell extends funding round for autonomous ride-hailing platform to $60 million

    28 days ago - By Venture Beat

    Ridecell, an operations platform for ride-sharing companies, announced an extension that brings its last funding round to over $60 million.
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