Malmo-based platform for monitoring online comments took in second investment

Malmo-based Ifrågasätts is a startup that works on a platform for comments that helps pages increase interaction with and among their readers as well as takes care of hate messages and similar low quality comments. The service consists of a plugin for news sites that enables serious, fact-based article comments without giving a possibility to […]

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 […]

#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 […]

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 […]

Safe Solutions is bought by private equity company Pamica

Safe Solutions is a Malmo-based company that has developed software that, together with an infrared camera can detect a potential burglar from the distance of several hundrer meters. Thermal sensor mounted on a 18 meter high pole rotates in an irregular pattern and scans the area of 300 meters 200 times within a minute. “We […]

Growth in Templafy leads to change in management

Success and growth of Templafy, has lead to a change in management of the startup. Former chairman of the board, Jesper Theill Eriksen is now the new CEO of the company and Preben Damgaard has replaced him as the new Chairman of the board. Along with these changes in roles, former CEO and co-founder Christian Lund will […]