Berlin-based “smart” suitcase startup Horizn raises €10 million

German “smart” luggage startup Horizn has secured a €10 million funding round from Project A, Vorwerk Ventures, Milano Investment Partners, Perpetual Ventures, and the former Puma CEO Franz Koch. This round brings the total amount raised by the startup to €25 million. Founded in 2015, the company currently employs some 70 people. Its hardshell suitcases […]

Delivery Hero sells its operations in Germany to for €930 million

Berlin-based online food delivery company Delivery Hero is selling its German operations to the Dutch competitor for €930 million. The deal includes Lieferheld,, and foodora, a food delivery business that Delivery Hero acquired from Rocket Internet in 2015. will pay €508 million in cash and the rest in shares, which would result […]

Primalbase — A coworking space in Amsterdam, Berlin, and London where blockchain actually makes sense

Editor’s note: This is a sponsored article, which means it’s independently written by our editorial team but financially supported by another organisation, in this case, Primalbase.  The number of coworking and community spaces of all forms and shapes has been growing rapidly across Europe over the past few years. It’s a popular opinion that there’s little […]

German travel startup Tourlane raises $24 million from Sequoia

Berlin-based travel booking platform Tourlane has raised a $24 million Series B funding round led by Sequoia Capital with participation from existing investors Spark Capital, Holtzbrinck Ventures, and DN Capital. Founded in 2016, the startup has now attracted a total of $34 million. Tourlane is a planning and booking service for individuals and groups that […]

German workflow automation startup Camunda raises €25 million

Berlin-based workflow automation startup Camunda has raised its first funding round of €25 million from Highland Europe. The company plans to use the capital injection for international expansion across the US, Europe, and Asia. Camunda claims that its integrated platform for software developers and business stakeholders covers all phases of workflow automation from process design […]

German-founded Neufund announces its first Equity Token Offering with a minimum ticket of €100,000

Berlin-founded startup Neufund built upon the idea of legally-binding token offering on the Ethereum blockchain has announced the first Equity Token Offering (ETO) on its platform. The first company to test-drive the solution starting on November 27th is basically Neufund itself — that is, Fifth Force GmbH, which is the official operator of Neufund. Neufund, […]