FARMINGTON HILLS, MICH. (April 12, 2018)— Beringea, a global private equity firm providing growth capital to high potential businesses, has made a $5 million investment in dscout, the world’s premier in-context video research platform. The firm’s capital, part of a $7.5 million Series B funding round, will help Chicago-based dscout expand its sales, product, and engineering teams, and build new ways to gather rich in-context data and quickly uncover insights, aided by machine learning / artificial intelligence.
Online marketplace provides superior experience when buying, selling, and trading second-hand camera equipment, tapping into a billion-dollar market
London, Monday 19 March — Mobeus Equity Partners and Beringea have co-invested in a £5 million funding round for mpb.com, a specialist online marketplace for second-hand photographic and filmmaking equipment.
March 6, 2018 – Glamour: Reese Witherspoon Launches Plus-Sized Draper James Collection with Eloquii
(Glamour) When Reese Witherspoon launched Draper James in 2015, shoppers responded instantly, and overwhelmingly, with two distinct messages: Love the clothes. And: Wish you made them in more sizes. “They were on my social media, on Draper James’ social media, saying, ‘We need more inclusive sizing,’ ” Witherspoon, 42, recalls. Her own friends echoed the sentiment, saying, “ ‘OK, girl, I love your clothes, but you’ve got to have the sizes that include every girl.’ And I heard them, you know?” Read More.
Feb. 8, 2018 – New York Times: Bringing a Personal Touch to Plus-Size Fashion
(New York Times) “I sat in on hundreds of meeting with designers, and this customer was never part of the conversation,” said Mariah Chase, an industry veteran and the chief executive of Eloquii, an e-commerce site devoted to plus sizes. “Once I understood the sheer size of the population and the dearth of merchandise, it blew my mind.” Read More.
FARMINGTON HILLS, MICH. (Jan. 18, 2018)— Beringea, a private equity firm providing growth capital to high growth, high potential businesses, has made a new investment in Floyd, Inc., an online furniture company that designs and manufactures high-quality pieces at an attainable price point. The capital, part of a $5.6 million Series A funding round, will help the company expand its existing product line, scale its marketing, and grow its team.
Portfolio company Honeycomb – a video management platform – has announced its merger with global video advertising distribution business, Group IMD.
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Press release: Thursday 2 November 2017
D3O, the UK-based impact protection company, has opened a new operating base in Blacksburg, VA as part of the company’s expansion in North America. Located within the Virginia Tech Corporate Research Center (VTCRC), a research park for high-technology companies, the new D3O office will serve as the regional hub for sales, marketing and development functions in North America.
(BUSINESS WIRE)–Delphinus Medical Technologies, Inc., the leader in advanced breast ultrasound technology, announced today that the SoftVue™ Discover Breast Ultrasound Prospective Case Collection project has launched, enrolling the first patient. Qualified participants will undergo screening digital mammography as well as SoftVue 3D whole breast ultrasound exams. Information gathered from the project will compare SoftVue imaging to digital mammography to determine the effectiveness of detecting additional cancers with SoftVue that are not seen with mammography alone, particularly in women with dense breast tissue.
European startup set to revolutionise purchasing decisions in a digital era by providing real-time, interactive advice across all channels.
SMARTASSISTANT, the global technology provider for intelligent Digital Advice, has secured €5 million in Series A funding led by growth capital investor Beringea. The funds will further SMARTASSISTANT’s mission to make Digital Advice ubiquitous and help people make smarter decisions.