Daily Deal Activity 06/22/17

Digital Media/Commerce

ecommerce

Fashion eCommerce company Farfetch has raised $397 million in a round of funding from JD.com. The company will use the new round of funding for partnering with JD.com to expand its presence within China.

ecommerce

On-demand property maintenance app Homee has raised $2.8 million in round of funding from private investors. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence within North America.

ecommerce, mobile content/apps

Daimler-backed ride hailing app Mytaxi has acquired Romania-based taxi aggregator app Clever Taxi. The acquisition will provide Mytaxi with an expanded international presence. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

ecommerce

Indonesia-based eCommerce company Blibli.com has acquired online travel agent Tiket.com. The acquisition will provide Tiket.com with the resources for expanding its presence within Southeast Asia. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

social media/apps, geo-demo software

Social mapping app Zenly has been acquired by Snap in a transaction valued between a reported $250 million and $350 million. The acquisition coincides with Snap’s launching of its Snap Map offering. Financial information was not disclosed.

digital advertising

ad networks/exchanges

Online advertising platform Propel Media has acquired demand-side platform DeepIntent Technologies for $8 million. The acquisition will provide Propel Media with expanded access to scaled programmatic inventory. Financial information was not disclosed.

local search

Online roommate matching service Silvernest has raised $1.3 million in a round of funding from Halogen Ventures, 1843 Capital, and 500 Startups. The company will use the new round of funding for product development efforts.

marketing Technology

content management

Canada-based Orckestra, a developer of content management applications for the retail industry, has been acquired by Mediagrif Interactive Technologies. The acquisition will provide Mediagrif with an expanded presence within the digital retail sector. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

marketing asset management

Enterprise asset management solutions company Nuvolo has raised $10 million in a round of funding from GE Ventures, New Enterprise Associates, and ServiceNow Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding sales efforts.

mrm/workflow management

Fuzic, a developer of technology for customizing music and audio messages for in-store locations, has raised $3.5 million in a round of funding from High Alpha, Allos Ventures, and Hyde Park Venture Partners. The company will use the new round of funding for product development initiatives.

sfa/lead management

Outbound sales solutions company Growbots has raised $2.5 million in a round of funding from Buran VC, Lighter Capital, and private investors. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding operations.

social technology

Social media management solutions company Meltwater has acquired Canada-based competitor Infomart for a reported $30 million. The acquisition will provide Meltwater with an expanded international presence. Financial information was not disclosed.

agency & marketing services

experiential marketing

Brand engagement and experiential services company TMS Communications has been acquired by FreemanXP. The acquisition will provide FreemanXP with an expanded geographic presence. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

public relations

France-based public relations and social media agency Santa Bla Bla has acquired communications and marketing agency Agence WTTF. The acquisition will provide Santa Bla Bla with an expanded international presence. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

traditional media

consumer magazine publishing

Celebrity journalism and health fitness magazines company American Media has acquired Men’s Journal from Wenner Media. The acquisition provides American Media with an expanded presence within the men’s lifestyle category. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Software

application management

Internet of Things monitoring software developer Petasense has raised $1.8 million in a round of funding led by True Ventures with participation from Felicis Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding operations.

big data

Aera, a developer of data crawler technology for the Self-Driving systems, has raised $50 million in a round of funding from New Enterprise Associates. The company will use the new round of funding for hiring talent.

collaboration

Construction project management solutions provider Aproplan has raised $5.6 million in a round of funding from Fortino Capital, Inventures Group, and Matexi. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence internationally.

erp

Fleet management solutions company Samsara has raised $40 million in a round of funding led by General Catalyst with participation from Andreessen Horowitz. The company will use the new round of funding for product development.

financial

Financial planning technology platform Advizr has raised $7 million in a round of funding from Franklin Templeton, SEI, and IA Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for product development efforts.

financial

UK-based digital assets and wallet software company Blockchain has raised $40 million in a round of funding led by Lakestar with participation from GV, Nokota Management, Digital Currency Group, Lightspeed Venture Partners, and Mosaic Venture Partners. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence internationally.

financial

Hospitality management software Cloudbeds has raised $9 million in a round of funding from PeakSpan Capital, Nashville Capital, Cultivation Capital, and ClearVision Equity. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence internationally.

financial

Sequent, a provider of card digitization services for banks and transit agencies, has raised $16 million in a round of funding from TIS, Opus Capital Partners, SBT Ventures, and Jado Investments. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence within the US.

healthcare

Gene therapy software developer Vineti has raised $13.8 million in Series A funding from GE Ventures, Mayo Clinic Ventures, DFJ, and LifeForce Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding headcount.

software development tools

Bank API access platform TrueLayer has raised $3 million in a round of funding from Anthemis Group and Connect Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its engineering division.

business services

healthcare consulting

Medical claims management services provider Consolidated Services Group has received a strategic investment from Excellere Partners. The company will use the investment proceeds for expanding operations. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

it consulting

Germany-based SAP consultancy Cormeta has been acquired by Belgium-based SAP implementation services provider SOA People. The acquisition will provide SOA People with an expanded presence within Europe. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

logistics

Russia-based freight service provider Deliver has raised $8 million in a round of funding from Inventure Partners, A&NN Group, and Amereus Group. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence geographically.

training              

UK-based digital tutoring company MyTutor has raised $3.8 million in a round of funding from Mobeus Equity Partners. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence within the school and university markets.

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