Good Morning Monday! Let's explore what's new in the startup world. Here are the latest weekly startup stories for you. Have a proactive week ahead.
Lengow, a French startup operates a software-as-a-service platform to optimize e-commerce listings. Marlin Equity Partners has acquired a majority stake in the company. Read more
The Berlin startup GetYourGuide, a promising travel startup that recorded its growth arrested by the arrival of the pandemic is announcing a $97 million financing facility to sustain and resume normal business. Read more
U.S.-based startup GoPuff, is in cloud to acquire the U.K. 's Fancy Delivery that operates its own “micro fulfillment” network and promises to deliver items on time. Read more
Jigsaw, an “anti-superficial” dating app that has scored £2.7 million ($3.7 million) in seed funding to put toward U.S. expansion. Read more
The food technology company Nature’s Fynd, offering new food cultivated from fungus found in the wilds of Yellowstone National Park, is releasing its first products for pre-order. Read more
A VC firm targeting Uncovered Fund, targeting early-stage startups in Africa, announced to launch its $15 million fund expected to close at the end of this year. Read more
Zolve, a neobanking platform for individuals moving from India to the U.S. Headquartered in San Francisco and Bangalore, Zolve offers a range of compelling features even for those who don’t plan to visit a foreign land. Read more
Dixa, the Danish customer support platform has acquired Melbourne-based “knowledge management” SaaS Elevio to bolster its product and technology offerings. Read more
The Bay Area startup vArmour, has picked up funding of $58 million provides ways to manage in real time and ultimately secure how applications work in those fragmented environments, is announcing funding to capitalize on the demand for its services. Read more
A health tech startup Certific, claims to be the first “certified” remote COVID-19 testing service. The Certific app and user journey is designed to increase trust in remote testing and ensure that self-performed tests reach the same standard as those carried out in a clinical setting. Read more
Massachusetts-based Locus Robotics today announced a $150 million Series E. The company essentially leases out robotic fleet for organizations looking to automate logistics. Read more
Taste, which is part of the winter 2021 batch of startups at Y Combinator is currently in New York City. Taste makes it easy for customers to prepare impressive meals at home. Read more
Artie, a startup looking to rethink the distribution of mobile games, announced and raised $10 million in funding. The startup is developing and releasing games of its own. Read more
Grips AI-powered algorithms mean attendees get more personalized matchmaking recommendations based on their interests, including pre-event meeting scheduling. Read more
Photomath, the popular mobile app that helps you solve equations, has raised a $23 million Series B funding. Photomath was originally designed as a demo app for another company called MicroBlink. Read more
A financial management software (FMS) startup has raised €5.8 million in funding. Capital will be used for accelerated growth and recruitment across sales and marketing, customer success and engineering to continue to enhance the product. Read more
Podcast advertising company Acast is announcing that it has acquired RadioPublic, RadioPublic’s main product was a mobile app for podcast listening, and it still supports the app. Read more
An identity management company SailPoint, acquiring Intello, the New York City-based SaaS management platform. SailPoint believes that by helping its customers locate all of the SaaS tools being used inside a company, it can help IT make the company safer. Read more
Promise has raised $20 million that aims to change that by integrating with official payment systems and offering more forgiving terms for fees and debts people can’t handle all at once, and has raised $20 million. Read more
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