Daily Deal Activity 03/29/17

Digital Media/Commerce

digital marketplace

Pet-sitting and animal services marketplaces Rover will acquire competitor DogVacay. The acquisition will provide Rover with an expanded sitter network and geographic operations. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

ecommerce

On-demand concierge storage services company Closetbox has raised $5.5 million in a round of funding from undisclosed investors. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding headcount and operations.

ecommerce

India-based online food marketplace Licious has raised $10 million in Series B funding from Mayfield Fund and 3one4 Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its geographic presence.

ecommerce

The Netherlands-based novel eCommerce website operator Namefy has been acquired by technology development and incubation company AppSwarm. The acquisition provides AppSwarm with an expanded eCommerce portfolio. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

ecommerce

The Netherlands-based supermarket delivery platform Picnic has raised $108.5 million in Series B funding from NPM Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence internationally.

gaming

Mobile game development company Gamee has raised $2.2 million in a round of funding led by Initial Capital and Credo Ventures with participation from Index Ventures. The company will use the round of funding for launching new titles.

mobile content/apps

UK-based Emoticast, developer of a mobile messaging app for the entertainment industry, has raised $5 million in a round of funding from Strangeloop Ventures and private investors. The company will use the new round of funding for building out functionality.

marketing Technology

crm

Enterprise contract management solutions provider Icertis has raised $25 million in Series C funding led by Capital B Group with participation from Ignition Partners, Greycroft Partners, e.ventures, and Eight Roads Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for research and development efforts.

product/price software

SaaS-based freight shipping price automation solution and marketplace Freightos has raised $25 million in a round of funding from GE Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for product development efforts.

social technology

Online reputation management platform Reputation.com has received an undisclosed amount of funding from The Heritage Group. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding operations and headcount.

teleservices/eservices

Travel industry customer experience solutions provider Travelaer has raised $4.6 million in a round of funding led by Entrepreneur Venture, Calypso Capital, and Pleiade Venture. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its geographic presence.

traditional media

b-to-b media

Forum Media Group has acquired a majority stake in Lighthouse, a Singapore-based B-to-B media and events company operating in the marketing and human resources sectors. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Software

big data

Database and visual analytics platform MapD Technologies has raised $25 million in Series B funding led by New Enterprise Associates with participation from NVIDIA, Vanedge Capital, and Verizon Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for customer adoption initiatives.

data management, collaboration

France-based sensitive data management solutions company Oodrive is raising $70 million in a round of funding from Tikehau Capital, Novi 1 fund, and NextStage. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence internationally.

healthcare

Connected healthcare network Carbon Health has raised $6.5 million in a round of funding led by BuildersVC with participation from Javelin Venture Partners, Two Sigma Ventures, and Bullpen Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for product development efforts.

healthcare

Life sciences analytics company Shyft Analytics has raised $7.5 million in a round of funding from Optum Ventures, McKesson, and Medidata Solutions. The company will use the new round of funding for product development.

hr

Employee wellness incentives startup EveryMove has been acquired by health tracking company higi. The acquisition provides higi with an expanded employee wellness platform. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

security

Online and mobile fraud solutions provider NuData Security has been acquired by Mastercard. The acquisition will be complementary to Mastercard’s existing device-level security capabilities. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

security

UK-based real-time threat intelligence platform Ripjar has raised $4 million in a round of funding from Winton Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence internationally.

software development tools

Botfuel, provider of a SaaS-based platform for developing enterprise-class chatbots, has raised $1.4 million in a round of funding led by Seventure Partners with participation from Breega Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for hiring talent.

software development tools, application management

SaaS-based SME application development and management platform Upplication has been acquired by Mobusi. The acquisition will provide Mobusi with expanded offerings for the SME and eCommerce services market. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Information

healthcare information

Wellness and safety incentives program provider Global Behavioral Solutions has acquired health and nutrition information company RivalHealth. The acquisition will provide Global Behavior with expanded employee wellness programs. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

business services

bpo

India-based healthcare business process outsourcing company e4e Healthcare Services has been acquired by nThrive. The acquisition will provide nThrive with an expanded international presence. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

it consulting

Database management and analytics company Datavail has acquired Oracle Enterprise Performance Management solutions company AdvancedEPM Consulting. The acquisition will provide Datavail with an expanded Oracle EPM offering. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

it consulting

Software development services startup BigDrop has been acquired by IT consulting services company Appworks. The acquisition will provide Appworks with an expanded software development practice. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

it consulting

ECM solutions integrator and IBM partner GAM Consult has been acquired by France-based integration services provider Amexio. The acquisition will provide Amexio with an expanded international presence. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

logistics

Asset-light logistics company Premium Transportation Logistics has been acquired by CIVC Partners and Magnate Capital Partners-backed Magnate Worldwide. The acquisition provides Magnate Worldwide with an expanded geographic presence. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

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