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DataBerries raises $16 million to expand retailer-centric mobile ad platform

DataBerries, a Paris and New York-based mobile advertising platform, has raised $16 million in Series A funding. The investment round was led by Index Ventures, with participation from ISAI, the French Tech Entrepreneurs’ fund, and Mosaic Ventures. Angel investors Pascal Gauthier, former COO of Criteo, and Greg Coleman, president at Buzzfeed and former president of Criteo, also contributed to the …

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Ecrebo raises $15 million for point-of-sale platform

Ecrebo, a UK-based point-of-sale marketing platform, has raised £12 million ($15 million at current exchange) in Series B funding. The investment came from Sir Keith Mills, the founder of Air Miles and Nectar and Joseph Schull, the former head of Europe for international private equity firm, Warburg Pincus. Existing investor Octopus Ventures also contributed to the round. As part of …

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Shoptalk raises $2 million to launch Shoptalk Europe

Shoptalk, a U.S.-based retail and e-commerce conference, has raised $2 million to support the release of Shoptalk Europe.With the new funding, Shoptalk has raised over $4.5 million to date. The investment was led by New York-based Primary Venture Partners with contributions from San Francisco-based Commerce Ventures and individual partners from Bain Capital Ventures and New Enterprise Associates. “Shoptalk has successfully …

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LaFabric raises $3.5 million to expand made-to-order pop-up shops

LaFabric, a Tokyo based custom order online men’s retailer, has raised ¥400 million ($3.5 million at current exchange) in venture capital funding. The investment was made by Chibagin Capital, Future Venture Capital, IMJ Investment Partners Japan and Nissay Capital. Angels that contributed to the round include Kotaro Chiba, founder of Colopl and Shingo Iwata, CEO of Mitsu-boshi Textile Group, The Bridge reports. Yuichiro …

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