ZeroCater raises $12M to rule the fridges and pantries of an office

ZeroCater may have made its name in bringing restaurant food to offices for lunch (or other meals), but it has now raised a new fresh round of funding for the next perk it hopes to bring to companies: snacks. While ZeroCater  continues to expand from city to city with new restaurants as it tries to grow beyond just …

Ordermark Raises $3.1 Million to Simplify Restaurant Delivery Orders

…To solve this problem, Canter co-founded and is the CEO of Ordermark, which funnels orders from disparate online ordering services into a unified system to simplify order fulfillment. Ordermark announced today that it has raised a $3.1 million seed round led by TenOneTen Ventures, with participation from Act One Ventures, Mucker Capitaland others. Ordermark works with restaurants to identify …

SoftBank joins $535M round in DoorDash at $1.4B valuation

SoftBank’s (OTCPK:SFTBF, OTCPK:SFTBY) Vision Fund participates in a $535M funding round in food delivery service DoorDash. Other round participants: Sequoia Capital and Singapore’s GIC.  The San Francisco-based, five-year-old startup will use the money to expand from 600 cities to about 1,600 cities.  DoorDash’s total funding added up to about $187M before this investment. The new round pushes valuation to about …

DoorDash raises $535M, now valued at $1.4B Next up: Moving beyond restaurant delivery

Restaurant delivery service DoorDash is joining the unicorn club with its latest round of funding. The company is announcing that it’s raised $535 million in a Series D round. And while it’s not saying anything about valuation, a source close to DoorDash  told us that the new funding values the company at $1.4 billion (post-money). DoorDash had previously raised …

Instacart has raised another $200M at a $4.2B valuation

Despite plenty of uncertainty swirling around Instacart  and its complex relationship with Whole Foods — now owned by Amazon — investors still seem to not be too worried, and are pouring a fresh big round of financing into the startup that values it at $4.2 billion. Instacart said it raised $200 million in a new funding round …

Delivery logistics platform Bringg raises $12M from strategic investors, including Salesforce Ventures

Delivery logistics platform Bringg announced today it has raised another $12 million in Series B funding, bringing the total round to $22 million. The round, which follows the initial Series B from last spring includes new, strategic investment from automotive leader Dr. Shmuel Harlap, shipping and real estate magnate Eyal Ofer, and Salesforce Ventures. Previously, Bringg  had raised $10 million …

Homer Logistics Raises $8.5 Million in Series A Funding to Enhance “Final Mile” Delivery Efficiencies

NEW YORK, June 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Homer Logistics, a startup specializing in optimizing local, final mile delivery using advanced logistics technology, today announced it has raised $8.5 million in Series A funding, led by Two Sigma Ventures with Lerer Hippeau Ventures, RSE Ventures, and Laconia Capital Group participating among others. Homer Logistics will use the financing to expand its …