30. October 2014–
Fresh investment for a startup out of Munich and new leadership for Wimdu.
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Emmasbox receives seven-digit funding
The Munich-based startup Emmasbox received a seven-digit investment from unidentified investors today. The startup provides a location where groceries can be stored for customers who have ordered food online. Emmasbox plans to expanded into other countries such as France and Switzerland in the near future. [Gründerszene]
Rocket startup Wimdu gets new leadership
Arne Bleckwenn and Hinrich Dreiling have stepped down as leading managers of the Rocket Internet startup Wimdu. Arne Kahlke will take over as CEO along with Sören Kress. Both have previous experience leading startups such as ElitePartner. Wimdu is often described as a clone of Airbnb. [Gründerszene]
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