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 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 […]

A new owner for RoligaPrylar

It has now been announced that buys all the shares in AlphaGeek, which runs the e-commerce store RoligaPrylar in Sweden and AlphaGeek in the rest of the Nordics – an online store for presents, toys and fun gadgets. At the same time, the previous owner Net Departo will invest 13 percent in, which […]

E-commerce veteran unviels two new interesting ventures

The Swedish e-commerce scene is about to become stronger than ever as the year starts with two new initiatives launched. On the one hand there is launch of groundbreaking measurement tool for e-commerce sector that will help with in-depth analysis of industry’s performance, the E-handel Index. And on the other hand there is creation of […]

Updated: The year of 2013 – investments in startups in the region

We wrote an update earlier this year, about investments during the first two quarters of 2013. Now it has come to make a summary of the fall as well, and thus the entire 2013. Above is a spreadsheet with all the investments that we have gotten to our attention during 2013. Disclaimer: There are, most […]

Updated! Report: investments in web and tech startups in the region – spring 2013

Updated 24-07-2013! After the publication of this we got feedback of more investments that we hadn’t tracked! We have now updated the stats with those numbers. If more information comes to us, we will update them again! One of the things we want to focus on with Øresund Startups is tracking funding in startups in […]

Alphageek launched in Denmark – the first expansion from Dan Nilsson

Swedens ‘king of e-commerce’, Dan Nilsson, got his reputation for his transparent and honest blogging, both when he was active with affiliate sites as well as when he started up what is now how his biggest e-commerce store – Roliga Prylar. That, together with him starting what is now the Swedens biggest e-commerce community, […]

Interview with Dan Nilsson who recently sold Roliga Prylar

Sydsvenskan published an interview with Dan Nisson, famous for his earlier blogging at and now, and who recently sold a majority stake of his webshop Roliga Prylar to Net Departo Ventures. Selling one of his webshops has been one of his goals for ten to eleven years and the webshop will now start […]

Net Departo Ventures acquires majority stake in

The investment fund Net Departo Ventures has shed their light on the Nordic e-commerce market. The new fund announced to have acquired a majority stake in the e-commerce website The founder behind the acquired firm, Dan Nilsson, mentions that a possible turnover of over €11M (100MSEK) could be possible. I’m incredibly happy with the […]