Belgian IT company Realdolmen acquired by Gfi Informatique for €196 million

Publicly-listed Belgian IT company Realdolmen has been acquired by French software firm Gfi Informatique for €196 million. The deal is in cash for all outstanding shares at €37 per share. Realdolmen, founded in 1986, develops ICT solutions in various sectors and businesses including IoT and serves more than a thousand customers in Belgium and Luxembourg. […]

Takeaway.com acquires Bulgarian food delivery startup BGmenu for €10.5 million

Bulgarian food delivery startup BGmenu has been acquired by Dutch company Takeaway.com for €10.5 million in cash. BGmenu operates is food delivery service in Bulgaria and Romania, where it runs the Oliviera brand. The acquisition will help Takeaway.com to bolster its business in the region; it already operates in Germany, the Netherlands, Poland, Belgium, and […]

Portuguese digital factory startup Prodsmart raises $1.5 million

Portugal’s Prodsmart, which creates software that makes factories smarter, has raised $1.5 million in seed funding from Join Capital, Caixa Capital, Innovation Nest and angel investors Francisco Lobo, Pedro Vieira, Pedro Trinité, and Telmo Valido The startup develops software for tracking and monitoring production lines, claiming to transform regular production lines into digital smart factories. […]

AI marketing tech startup Tinyclues raises $18 million to go global

Tinyclues, a marketing tech startup, has raised $18 million in a Series B round led by EQT Ventures with participation from Alven Capital, Elaia Partners, and ISAI. The Paris-based company creates software for monitoring B2C marketing campaign intelligence using AI. It gathers relevant business data and uses this to predict future buyers of products so […]

Small business software startup Holded raises $1.6 million

Barcelona-based Holded, a developer of management software for SMBs, has raised $1.6 million in funding led by Nauta Capital. The startup develops ERP software for small businesses to manage tasks like accounts, CRM, and project management in one source. It currently has 10,000 users. The new funds will be invested in further product development and […]