Women’s intimates’ brand KNIX sells majority stake to Essity

Women’s intimates’ brand KNIX sells majority stake to Essity

Toronto/Stockholm/Munich, July 8, 2022 – New chapter on Knix’ growth journey to redefine intimates: global hygiene and health company Essity acquires 80% of Knix Wear Inc., the leading inclusive brand for women’s intimates in North America. The purchase price amounts...

LemonOne joins forces with SaaS scaleup BOOM

LemonOne joins forces with SaaS scaleup BOOM

Milan/Berlin, 13th June  2022 - BOOM, the Milan-based visual content management scale-up has acquired the visual production start-up LemonOne from Berlin to expand its presence in Europe. BOOM's scalable environment enables customers like Dolce&Gabbana, Treatwell...

Malt acquires COMATCH to expand in Europe

Paris/Berlin, March 28, 2022 — Europe’s biggest freelancer marketplace Malt, has acquired COMATCH, the curated marketplace for independent management consultants and industry experts, to reinforce its European leadership on the freelancing market. The acquisition...

Zenjob raises $50M growth round

Zenjob raises $50M growth round

Berlin/Munich, 22.02.2022 – Zenjob, the staffing marketplace that matches workers with temporary side jobs, raised $50 million (€45 million) in a growth financing round - less than two years after the closing of a $30M Series C. The round was led by Aragon Global with...

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    Women’s intimates’ brand KNIX sells majority stake to Essity

    Women’s intimates’ brand KNIX sells majority stake to Essity

    Toronto/Stockholm/Munich, July 8, 2022 – New chapter on Knix’ growth journey to redefine intimates: global hygiene and health company Essity acquires 80% of Knix Wear Inc., the leading inclusive brand for women’s intimates in North America. The purchase price amounts...

    LemonOne joins forces with SaaS scaleup BOOM

    Milan/Berlin, 13th June  2022 - BOOM, the Milan-based visual content management scale-up has acquired the visual production start-up LemonOne from Berlin to expand its presence in Europe. BOOM's scalable environment enables customers like Dolce&Gabbana, Treatwell...

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      Proud to announce one of the largest exits in #DTC: portfolio company @knixwear to become majority owned by hygiene giant @essity in a USD 410m deal, taking the inclusive brand global: http://ow.ly/rKvs50K3aGJ👏HUGE congrats to Knix founder & CEO @jogriffiths & her stellar team!

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      More news from the team:🎉🍾 @HannesBlum, entrepreneur, business angel & part of the family since 2015, is named new partner in 🇨🇦! He has headed investments like @getmaple, @knixwear (exit to @essity), or Mobify (exit to @salesforce). Read more: http://ow.ly/XXk250K155v

      In case you missed our latest exit in 🇨🇦: @jogriffiths's @knixwear to become majority owned by hygiene giant @essity in a $410m deal, taking the leakproof underwear maker’s products global: https://www.theglobeandmail.com/business/article-knix-majority-stake-sold-to-sweden-based-hygiene-brand-essity/ via @globeandmail @SeanSilcoff #sustainableinvesting #since1999

      News from the team: Welcome, Sophie! 🎉🚀📈 Being one of our LPs since day one, Sophie Ahrens-Gruber (former @burda_news, @LMU_Muenchen) joins our investment team in Munich, bringing the perfect mix of experience & data-driven mindset to the table. More 👉 https://actoncapital.com/sophie-ahrens-gruber-joins-acton-capital-in-munich-hannes-blum-new-partner-in-vancouver/

      We are thrilled to announce that our company ranked fifth on the @GPTW_UK #UKBestWorkplacesforWomen ranking! This award reinforces our exceptional workplace culture and underscores our commitment to recruiting, retaining, and nurturing top female talent!

      📆On September 28-29, Metalshub Co-founder Dr. Sebastian Kreft will be presenting at the Congress futureSTEEL in Aachen. The topics will be industrial #transformation, #decarbonisation and #digitalisation.

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      🚀 🌟 Munich-based Seatti scores €3 million to help companies unlock the potential of hybrid working, boosting productivity and flexibility for employees and businesses alike 🙌

      https://www.eu-startups.com/2022/07/munich-based-seatti-scores-e3-million-to-optimize-approaches-to-hybrid-work/

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      Neben @EvliGrowth als Hauptinvestor haben wir zusätzlich mit Fuse Venture Partners, @FjLabs und Schenker Ventures drei Co-Investoren gefunden, die zu uns passen. Zudem investierten auch @ProjectAcom @PointNineCap und @ActonCapital erneut. #DANKE

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      Milan's BOOM reaches for a refreshing limoncino, acquires LemonOne in the process.

      https://tech.eu/2022/06/13/image-provider-to-dolce-gabbana-treatwell-and-msgm-boom-squeezes-some-juice-acquires-lemonone

      Article and and naturally sweet: @sensorpunk

      🇮🇹🇩🇪Milan-based BOOM acquires LemonOne as the demand for visual content soars 🚀

      https://www.eu-startups.com/2022/06/milan-based-boom-acquires-lemonone-as-the-demand-for-visual-content-soars/

      Portfolio news 🇪🇺: @lemonone_team joins BOOM - the Berlin-based visual content production platform joins forces with the Italian visual content management scaleup #BOOM to further expand in Europe: https://tech.eu/2022/06/13/image-provider-to-dolce-gabbana-treatwell-and-msgm-boom-squeezes-some-juice-acquires-lemonone via @sensorpunk, @tech_eu #ecommerce #EuropeanTech #SaaS

      Incredibly proud of what #teamclio has accomplished in becoming both a Unicorn and a Centaur! @goclio! https://twitter.com/BetaKit/status/1534941921939947520

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