Today in Germany: Rocket Internet, Delivery Hero

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Rocket Internet shuts down carpooling app

Rocket Internet’s carpooling app TripdaTech in Asia reports. The app for regular commutes is active in 13 markets but will shut down later this week. Apparently, new investors could not be convinced to invest.
[Tech in Asia]

Delivery Hero cuts down on developers

Berlin-based meal delivery platform Delivery Hero cuts down its developer staff. 30 from 190 people were fired. After growing extremely fast from 200 to 1.000 team members, the company now focusses on fast processes.
[Gründerszene] (German)

 

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