201306.100

Catherine Max acquires Adèle Sand from Brandalley

Catherine Max has acquired Adele Sand, previously owned by BrandAlley. The operation was performed thanks to the support of its historical shareholder Yohan Ruso, Director of BrandAlley and ex-Director of Ebay France, and three investment funds (Serena Capital, Amundi and Seventure). This acquisition is a part of the company’s new strategy: segmenting the offer around…

201302.250

French start-up Feeligo raises 250,000 euros

Founded a year ago by Jonathan Levy-Bencheton and Davide Bonapersona, the young Parisian start-up Feeligo has just completed a first round of 250,000 euros with small company participation and several Business Angels. This fundraising has been completed for a total of 100,000 euros through loans and grants (OSEO, Scientipôle Initiative). The concept is simple: allow…

201212.280

Auction website Agorastore raises 500,000 euros

Agora store, an auction site for local authorities established in 2006, has just completed a first round funding of 500,000 euros with Business Angels such as Mickaël Benabou, co-founder of vente-privée.com who has been brought on board to strengthen the executive committee. The site, which specialises in equipment resale to professionals, recorded 120% growth in…

201205.110

Robinson les Bains isn’t alone on its island anymore, and sees things big

The luxury brand specializing in men beachwear announced the entry of new Business Angels in its equity. This first fundraising round will allow to Robinson les Bains to support its fast growth. Following its high reputation based on quality and creativity, Robinson les Bains aims to pursue these three axes for 2012: Increasing its production…