Fundingwire is your quick summary of notable investments made in the technology space. The firms which have recently raised investment include Happilyunmarried.com, BookMyShow, Seedoc, Flyrob, Paintcollar, Vehico, Vahann and One way Cab
HappilyUnmarried.com Raises $740K from Info Edge
Info Edge (India) Ltd, which runs a slew of consumer internet properties such as Naukri, 99acres, Jeevansathi and Shiksha, has infused $740,000 more into in Delhi-based Happily Unmarried.
Info Edge’s total investment in Happily Unmarried is now Rs 21.3 crore and it holds about 48% stake in the firm. Happily Unmarried designs and sells fun products through a hybrid model of offline and online retail. Read More
BookMyShow Secures $80M from Stripes Group, existing Investors
Online movie ticketing company Bigtree Entertainment Pvt. Ltd, which owns and operates the BookMyShow website, raised over $80M in its fourth round of funding. The funding round has increased the company’s valuation to Rs.3,000 crore. Read More
SeeDoc Raises $1M in Pre-Series A
Mumbai Based Flyrobe Secures $1.7M
Flyrobe, an online apparel rental firm run by Omapal Technologies Pvt. Ltd, has received around $1.7 million in seed funding. The round was led by Sequoia Capital. Snapdeal founders Rohit Bansal and Kunal Bahl, and FreeCharge founders Sandeep Tandon and Kunal Shah also participated. Read More
Applyifi Helps Four Startups in Raising capital
Gurgaon-based Applyifi, platform that helps startups raise capital, has announced the results of its recent Fundraising Assistance Program (FRA). Four startups viz. Paintcollar, Meta IoT, Vahann and One-Way-Cab has raised funding through the platform.
Paintcollar enables artists, designers, institutions and brands to create products like T-shirts and phone cases by uploading designs on product templates using their Creation Engine. The company has raised a bridge round of funding from a bunch of high networth individuals (HNIs) through investment platform Applyifi.
2. Meta IoT – Vehico
Meta IoT, Based in Bangalore, it aims to be a Fitbit for cars and bring the power of the Internet to automobiles. It is currently targeting the B2B segment first i.e the fleet owners and the car rentals.
Angad Singi, the 23-year old founder of Vahann is making an electric moped that folds into a stroller bag that you can drag along.
4. One Way Cab
Based in Gujarat, One-Way-Cab was launched in 2015 by Vivek Kejriwal, Devang Sanghvi, and Pankaj Gandhi. One Way Cab is a taxi service provider, charging only for a one-way trip in inter-city travel. Read More