The week in Italian startups - Issue #124
Faire, a fintech startup, raised €3m from a syndicate of investors.
QodeUp, a payment platform for restaurants, raised €2.5m from The Techshop.
Materia Medica Processing, a medical cannabis startup, 🇮🇹raised €2.2m from Kairos Ventures ESG One and Merida Capital Holdings.
Salimbeni Profumi, a "home fragrances" online brand, 🇮🇹raised €1.4m in a round participated by LA4G.
Mugo, a climate-tech startup, 🇮🇹raised €300k from Market3rs.
Crowd2be, a real estate crowdfunding platform, 🇮🇹raised an undisclosed amount from Key Capital.
Torcha, a social news startup, 🇮🇹raised an undisclosed amount from undisclosed investors.
Blacksheep Ventures invested €2m in Roibox, a Latvia-based geospatial advertising platform.
Soisy, a BNPL platform, was 🇮🇹acquired by Compass for an undisclosed amount.
Tulips, a food grocery startup, 🇮🇹acquired Floema.
Reading this week
Spotify 🇮🇹inaugurated its Milan office, a hub for its operations in Southern and Eastern Europe.
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