17. November 2016–
Foodora and Deliveroo to deliver McDonald’s in two German cities
You can order burgers from nearly anywhere in Berlin using Foodora and Deliveroo. The only exception? McDonald’s. But not for long. The burger giant announced that Foodora will deliver McDonald’s in Cologne and Foodora will deliver in Munich. The fast-food chain did not say whether or not they will expand deliveries or when they will role out the service.
Social job search startup The Changer raises investment
The Changer, a Berlin-based startup that matches employees with meaningful jobs, reported raising its first round. It took two years before the startup managed to secure a six-digit figure from a German foundation and business angels, co-founder Nadia Boegli explained. Further information was not released.
SearchInk secures 4.2 million euros for technology to decipher handwriting
The startup SearchInk, founded in 2015, collects 4.2 million euros of venture capital from investors, including IBB Berlin and Michael Schmitt, who used to work for Google. The startup hopes to change how manuscripts and books are archived, by creating a self-learning algorithm to decipher handwriting found in old documents.