Today in Germany:, EyeFocus Accelerator, Axel Springer, Chanyu Xu


Berlin gets a new accelerator, Target Partners invests, and more.


Target Partners invests €2.1 million in farming supporting software

Berlin-based SaaS startup announced a €2.1 million Series A investment led by Target Partners. The investment will be used for product development and sales. [VentureVillage]

EyeFocus Accelerator launches in Berlin

Berlin gets a new accelerator this week, but this one has a very specific focus. The EyeFocus Accelerator located at the Rainmaking Loft will offer a three month program for startups solving problems and working on innovations in eye care. [TechCrunch]

Axel Springer ends its startup idea factory Ideas

Axel Springer’s startup incubator Ideas has now ended. After 15 projects and eight launches, the incubator has closed but the current ventures will continue. [Gründerszene]

Interview with Chanyu Xu from Rockert Internet’s EatFirst

Chanyu Xu originally founded EatÜber, a health food delivery service. When it didn’t go as planned, EatÜber ended. Now the founder is working at EatFirst from Rocket Internet. [Gründerszene]

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