Dohmen acquires online marketplace and logistics company FoodChain

USA – The Dohmen Company, a multi subsidiary provider of software solutions and services has acquired FoodChain, an online marketplace, logistics and food supply platform to the restaurant industry. On the heels of the successful […]

Ayazona raises funding for growth as it bids to make food delivery more affordable

KENYA – Kenyan food delivery startup Ayazona is working to make food delivery more affordable and is in the process of raising funds to expand its operations. Self-funded, Ayazone is raising a seed funding round […]

Botswana food delivery startup MyFoodness rebrands as Yamee, expands to Tanzania

BOTSWANA – Botswana food delivery startup MyFoodness has rebranded as Yamee and announced its entry into the Tanzanian market with a launch in Dar es Salaam. A mobile commerce platform that focuses on increasing earning […]

Egyptian food and grocery delivery startup Breadfast raises funds

EGYPT – Cairo-based fresh bread and groceries delivery startup Breadfast has raised a seven-figure bridge funding round as it prepares for its Series B. Launched in 2017 by Mostafa Amin, Muhammed Habib, and Abdallah Nofal, […]

Prosus-backed food delivery start-up Swiggy raises US$113m in Series I funding

INDIA – Swiggy, the Bengaluru-based online food delivery platform, has raised US$113 million as part of its Series I funding round led by its largest existing investor Prosus Ventures, formerly known as Naspers Ventures and […]

Local food delivery start up to take on space left by Jumia in Rwanda

RWANDA – Following the exit of Jumia, Africa’s largest e-commerce platform in the Rwandan market, a local start-up, CanGo, says it is preparing to embark on fresh operations to fill the void that will have […]

Norway’s TCapital acquires SA meal kit delivery startup company Daily Dish

SOUTH AFRICA – TCapital, a Norwegian private equity group has announced it has acquired Daily Dish, a meal kit delivery startup based in Cape Town, South Africa to merge with TCapital’s healthy dinner delivery, Day […]