DrugStars – global patient movement with venture investment

Just imagine that by simply taking prescribed medication, you provide a donation to patient associations. This is the main concept that stands behind DrugStars, a Danish company founded by former professor of social pharmacy Claus Møldrup. To support the project, SEED Capital and former CFO of Pandora and business angel, Henrik Holmark invested millions in […]

Join the exciting events this week!

Want to join a startup community, meet interesting and like-minded people? Here’s some selected events for upcoming week in the Greater Copenhagen Area. Skåne Use of Customer Insights for Innovation – ProductTank Malmö The meeting will focus on the talks about customer driven innovation. A special guest, Rahul Venkatram, will hold a speech about “Use […]

#CPHFTW welcomes new managing director

Copenhagen-based grassroots startup movement #CPHFTW welcomed a new managing director in the beginning of February. It is none other than Michael Bak , a strong profile with many years of experience as an entrepreneur and working with ecosystems. He is co-founder of three startups, former Managing Director of the entrepreneurship competition, Venture Cup, and a head […]

Marketing platform Boostified gets funding

Malmo-based Boostified that secretly launched last spring has now taken in an investment of 2 mln SEK (200 000 euro) from investors Jan Klima and Peter Lindell. Boostifed’s core service is matching companies with social media influencers for marketing purposes, primarily on Instagram. “This is our first investment round and now we want to bet […]

dLaboratory from Lund receives funding

dLaboratory from Lund works on a technology that makes it easier to anticipate and avoid power failures. Now they have raised additional funding of 10 million Sek (1 million euro) that will be allocated towards further product marketing and sales, writes 8till5. The current round is done through shares emission. Among the investors are Gunnar […]

Join the interesting events this week !

Want to join a startup community, meet interesting and like-minded people? Here’s some selected events for upcoming week in the Greater Copenhagen Area. Skåne Here’s your job in 2030 – Warp meetup  The event is organized by the Warp meetup, and it is a series of seminars where you will have a chance to discuss cutting […]

ERNIT has raised 700,000 USD in funding

ERNIT has just raised a seed round of 700,000 US dollars (4.8 million DKK). The two investors behind the funding is Denmark’s biggest funding company SEED Capital and Danish bank Spar Nord.  The Copenhagen-based company is very excited about the investment.  According to ERNIT, it will use the funding to optimize both the digital and […]

Adlibris buys up Roliga Prylar

Swedish online store Roliga Prylar has now become a part of Adlibris Group. After several years of declining in sales, Alphageek AB who owns Roligaprylar.se has returned to growth again. The figure reached 20 million SEK (2.12 million Euro) in last year from 16 million SEK (1.69 million Euro) in 2015. In early 2015, Anton and Oscar Troedson […]

Ximantis enters the connected cars and autonomous vehicle market

Ximantis, a Swedish startup, has entered the autonomous vehicles and Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) software platform, with its Stochastic Re-construction module. This module, in direct communication with the vehicle’s software, can integrate any number of available data sources and completely resolve, in real time, local vehicle interactions. With a mission to provide traffic solutions to […]

Join local events this week!

Want to join a startup community, meet interesting and like-minded people? Here’s some selected events for upcoming week in the Greater Copenhagen Area. Skåne CIO Challenges for 2017 – Enterprise Architecture Challenges – NEA Öresund The evening will focus on the CIO (Chief Information Officer) and how they the difference. IT is becoming something more […]