London-based helper to students, tenants, and landlords save on internet, energy, water, TV, bills packages, and utility bills Billing Better has acquired cross-town friend utility comparison and switching service Homebox. The financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Under the Billing Better umbrella, Homebox will be relaunched as a fresh offering in the market, with its white-labeled utilites comparison platform integrated into Billing Better's bills management platform.
The acquisition of Homebox will see founder Hedley Smith assume the role of Chief Technology Officer for the newly formed group.
"We're thrilled to complete this acquisition and expand our offering to home movers. Homebox's free comparison tool is a great complement to our bills bundle product, providing home movers with the right balance of choice and convenience when setting up their home,” said Billing Better founder Jack Ray. “Hedley's experience in PropTech and utilities makes him a valuable addition to our team, and we're excited to have the Homebox team join us on this journey."