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Easyship and Sendle Expand Partnership
Easyship and Sendle Expand Partnership to Make Low-Cost, Sustainable Shipping More Accessible for Small and Medium-sized Businesses Across the US and Canada
4 October 2023
How cheap pub schnitzels helped this company raise $16m
Food ordering business Ordermentum, whose digital system is used by 40,000 pubs, clubs and cafes, has raised $16 million in fresh capital to drive growth as value-seeking diners head to pubs rather than higher-end restaurants.
20 September 2023
Sendle launches 3-Day Guaranteed shipping to US customers
Since we started, Sendle’s always brought quick, reliable, and affordable shipping to small businesses in America. Well, we’ve made our shipping even swifter. Now, get your goods delivered in 3 days or less, guaranteed.
13 July 2023
International Schools Partnership collaborates with Postpay
International Schools Partnership collaborates with Postpay to deliver secure, easy, and flexible payment options for parents
6 June 2023
Preezie selected to be part of the highly prestigious LaunchVic 30X30
Preezie has been selected to be part of the highly prestigious LaunchVic 30X30 program. This program is specifically designed to support ambitious scaleups in Victoria to achieve unicorn status by 2030.
5 April 2023
Basiq confirms strategic acquisition from Cuscal Limited
Cuscal and Basiq have entered into a binding agreement under which Cuscal will acquire a controlling interest in Basiq, subject to customary conditions.
10 March 2023
Breef raises $16M to match brands with marketing agencies
Breef, a platform that allows brands to manage and service marketing agency projects, today announced that it raised $16 million in a Series A round led by Greycroft with participation from Touch Ventures.
7 February 2023
Sendle Launches in Canada
Sendle, the first shipping carrier specifically designed to serve the needs of small ecommerce businesses, has launched in Canada, promising the end of the era of expensive parcel delivery in the country.
15 September 2022
Postpay Launches Express Payment Service To Support Growth In E-Retailing
UAE-based buy now, pay later (BNPL) platform Postpay has launched an express payment service to provide a fast and seamless payment solution.
26 July 2022
Postpay and Tap Payments partner to offer ‘Buy Now Pay Later’
Postpay and Tap Payments partner to offer ‘Buy Now Pay Later’ to boost revenue and increase flexibility for businesses
12 June 2022
Fintech company Postpay collaborates with Commercial Bank of Dubai
The strategic partnership will support Postpay on several fronts, including transaction banking, debt funding and e-commerce solutions
6 February 2022
Sendle launches “seamless and simple” returns service for small businesses
Small businesses that use Sendle for their parcels now have access to a new returns service from the delivery provider.
27 January 2022
Afterpay-backed Touch Ventures leads $5.5 million series A in retail experience platform preezie
Online shopping experience platform preezie has raised $5.5 million in a Series A.
The round was led by ASX-listed, Afterpay-backed Touch Ventures and Steve Baxter’s investment syndicate, TEN13.
Preezie will allocate the cash to team and product growth as well as international expansion.
24 November 2021
Visa joins NAB, Westpac, Salesforce at data start-up Basiq
Payment giant Visa has made a strategic investment in Basiq – a Sydney-based start-up that captures bank data for fintechs – in a move that points to payments and broader data sources being combined to improve digital services across the economy.
23 November 2021
Afterpay-backed Touch piles in as Till’s round hits $125m
Afterpay-backed Touch Ventures has poured money into a previously closed funding round at Sydney-based fintech start-up Till Payments, which takes it to $125 million, as it looks to expand its operations in Europe.
21 November 2021
Refundid raises $3 million for tech turning BNPL model on its head
Instant-refunds startup Refundid has secured $3 million in equity and debt funding just six months after launching, as it gears up to eliminate a lingering point of friction in e-commerce.
The round was led by AP Ventures, the venture capital fund backed by Aussie buy-now, pay-later giant Afterpay. E-commerce veteran Paul Greenberg, who also founded the National Online Retailers Association, also invested and will join Refundid’s advisory board.
1 September 2021
Afterpay’s Touch Ventures set for September ASX float
AP Ventures, to be rebadged Touch Ventures Ltd, is in front of potential investors seeking to raise $100 million at 40¢ per share in a deal that would see its shares start trading on September 29, according to terms in front of potential investors.
30 August 2021