9. April 2015–
News App Niiu rebrands to “newscase” and expands, Rocket Internet’s Global Fashion Group raises €32 million and announces new CEO, SoundCloud partners with Zefr.
New name and expansion for Berlin-based News App Niiu
Niiu rebrands and will from now on be called “newscase”. The news app lets users create their individual newspaper. Towards mobilbranche.de CEO Wanja S. Oberhof stated that the app will expand into new markets, naming the UK, Italy, France, Brasil, and the United States.
Rocket Internet’s GFG raises €32 million
The Global Fashion Group is a merge of five Rocket Internet fashion startups and was announced last September. It now raised €32 million at a €2.8 billion post-money valuation. Also, it announced Romain Voog, former head of Amazon France, its new CEO.
SoundCloud partners with Zefr