Daily Deal Activity 10/04/16

Digital Media/Commerce

ecommerce

Online fashion retailer Grana has raised $10 million in a round of funding from Alibaba, Golden Gate Ventures, and MindWorks Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding marketing initiatives.

ecommerce

India-based power tools eCommerce platform Moglix has raised $4.2 million in a round of funding from Accel Partners and Jungle Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence internationally.

ecommerce

Online furniture retailer The Cotswold Company has been acquired by True Capital from Blackbird Retail Partners. The acquisition provides Cotswold with the resources for expanding operations. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

ecommerce

Direct-to-consumer fashion company The Worth Collection has been acquired by New Water Capital. The acquisition provides Worth with the resources for expanding its presence domestically. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

digital advertising

local search

Thailand-based location-based restaurant deals company Eatigo has raised $10 million in a round of funding from TripAdvisor. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence within Asia.

search marketing

Criteo (Nasdaq:CRTO) has acquired eCommerce media solutions provider and retail search exchange Hooklogic for $250 million. The acquisition will be complementary to Criteo’s performance marketing platform. Hooklogic financial information was not disclosed.

vertical search

Travel booking site GoEuro has raised $70 million in a round of funding from Silver Lake Kraftwerk and Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its ground travel and domestic flight booking service.

Marketing Technology

bi tools

Business intelligence solutions developer Antivia has been acquired by insightsoftware.com. The acquisition will provide insightsoftware.com with an expanded fast dashboard and information application creation solution. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

email/messaging software

Germany-based email marketing software company Optivo has been acquired by Accel-KKR-backed Episerver. The acquisition provides Episerver with expanded omnichannel campaign management capabilities. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

marketing data, content management

Marketing data and technology startup Krux will be acquired by Salesforce in an acquisition valued at $700 million. The acquisition will see Krux integrated into Salesforce’s platform. Krux financial information was not disclosed.

mrm/workflow mangement

Hospitality industry event planning solutions company Social Tables has raised $13 million in a round of funding led by QuestMark Partners with participation from Bessemer Venture Partners, Fortify Ventures, and Middleland Capital. The company will use the funding for hiring talent.

agency & Marketing services

digital agency

Software development and design services company Boltmade has been acquired by Shopify (NYSE:SHOP). The acquisition provides Shopify with a strengthened in-house digital consulting offering. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Traditional Media

b-to-b media

Germany-based corporate conferences organizer Forum Executive has been acquired by newspapers publisher Tamedia. The acquisition will provide Tamedia with an expanded events business. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Software

erp

Appointment scheduling and route optimization company Mobi has been acquired by fleet management company BSM Technologies for $17 million. The acquisition provides BSM with expanded GPS data and analytics capabilities. Mobi financial information was not disclosed.

healthcare

Outpatient services and technology company Aspire Health has raised $32 million in a round of funding from Google Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its geographic presence domestically.

healthcare

Clinical data startup Moxe Health has raised $5.5 million in Series A funding from Safeguard Scientifics. The company will use the new round of funding for product development while building out sales and marketing initiatives.

hr

Resume search solutions company Restless Bandit has raised $8 million in a round of funding from GGV Capital and Toba Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding headcount and product development efforts.

hr

Software developer recruitment solutions company Source{d} has raised $6 million in a round of funding from Otium Venture and Sunstone Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for building out its AI solutions.

security

Software container security and deployment company Anchore has raised $5 million in a round of funding from private investors. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its engineering division.

information

healthcare information

Life sciences data startup Benchling has raised $7 million in a round of funding led by Thrive Capital with participation from Andreessen Horowitz, Y Combinator, Sequoia Capital, and Tencent. The company will use the funding for platform development efforts.

business services

it consulting

Systems implementation and optimization firm Falcon Consulting has been acquired by systems integrator Avaap. The acquisition provides Avaap with expanded offerings for its healthcare customer-base. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

it consulting

Data center and IT services company TeraMach has been acquired by private equity firm Pivot Technology Solutions. The acquisition provides TeraMach with the resources for expanding operations. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

About Petsky Prunier
Petsky Prunier is one of the leading investment banks in the technology, media, marketing, eCommerce, and healthcare industries. Our firm's mergers and acquisitions and private placements advisory services reflect a unique blend of product specialization and industry expertise. Together with strategic consulting firm Winterberry Group, a Petsky Prunier company, our organization represents one of the largest industry-specific advisors providing strategic and transactional services. In addition, we offer international reach through our partnership with investment bank Altium, which operates from nine offices across Europe. Securities transactions are processed through Petsky Prunier Securities LLC, a member of FINRA and an affiliated entity.

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