Shopper analytics startup POSpulse raises €3 million in fresh funding

Retail analytics platform POSpulse has announced a funding round of €3 million. The investment included new investors: Paul Kraut, former managing director of toy manufacturer Schleich and Follow the Rabbit Ventures. Existing shareholder High-Tech Gründerfonds (HTGF) also participated. The German startup has built a platform for crowdsourcing retail and customer data. Users serve as “scouts” […]

Partech Ventures closes new €400 million venture fund

US/European VC firm Partech Ventures has closed its seventh venture fund at €400 million. The Partech International Ventures VII fund was oversubscribed and consists of 30 new and previous investors from Europe and the US. The fund will invest in Series A and B rounds. Some of its investments so far include European startups like […]

Swiss data insights startup Squirro raises $10 million

Switzerland-based data company Squirro has raised $10 million in a Series B round led by Orange Growth Capital with participation from Salesforce Ventures and previous shareholders. Squirro is a data analytics and insights firm using artificial intelligence, competing against companies like Sinequa and Attivio. The new funds will be used to boost R&D operations at […]