Spanish delivery startup Glovo raises €115 million Series C

Barcelona-based delivery startup Glovo has raised €115 million in a Series C funding round from Idinvest and AmRest. The startup is now valued at over €300 million. Glovo’s app allows customers to order any item, which is then purchased and delivered by couriers in an hour or less. Through Glovo’s geolocating system, customers can also […]

Barcelona’s Glovo scores €30 million from Rakuten and others to boost its on-demand local delivery services

Japanese e-commerce giant Rakuten, alongside other investors, have pumped more than 30 million euros into Barcelona-based on-demand pickup and delivery startup Glovo, according to Spanish media including La Vanguardia (via EU-Startups). Glovo provides a platform to connect independent couriers (called ‘Glovers’) with people or businesses who would like to get anything picked up and delivered […]