CornerJob bags $25M Series B to scale its blue collar jobs app via more TV ads

 CornerJob only closed its $10 million Series A in February. But the Barcelona-based jobs marketplace, one of several which focuses on low-skill, high-turnover recruitment via a smartphone messaging app, is … Continue Reading →


Germany’s Brillen raises $49M from TCV to take its eyewear marketplace international

 Brillen.de, a bootstrapped, family-run company in Germany that has built an online business selling its own eyewear by tapping into a network of independent and local opticians, has raised €45 million ($49 … Continue Reading →


Germany’s Brillen.de raises $49M from TCV to take its eyewear marketplace international

 Brillen.de, a bootstrapped, family-run company in Germany that has built an online business selling its own eyewear by tapping into a network of independent and local opticians, has raised €45 million ($49 … Continue Reading →


Stripe brings its Connect marketplace platform to Europe, Stripe clone Paymill finds a buyer

 As the number of apps and sites for buying and selling goods and services continues to grow, we’re seeing a shakeout among the companies that help make those wheels of commerce turn, with the … Continue Reading →


Network Locum bags $7M to grow its doctor staffing platform

 London-based healthcare startup Network Locum, which has built a staffing platform and workplace management software targeting the UK’s National Health Service (NHS), has closed a £5.3 million ($7M) Series B … Continue Reading →


Curioos goes beyond the digital art prints with die-cut aluminum prints

 Curioos has experimented with other formats in the past, but its core product hasn’t changed much over the past few years. The New York-based startup sells art prints from digital … Continue Reading →


Docker launches a new marketplace for containerized software

 At its developer conference in Seattle, Docker today announced the private beta of the Docker Store, a new marketplace for trusted and validated dockerized software. The idea behind the store is … Continue Reading →