Venture Capital Funded Startup Deliveroo Exits German Market

Today, 12 August, UK food delivery app Deliveroo announced to pull out from Germany on 16 August. It currently collaborates with 2000 restaurants and more than 1100 self – employed delivery riders, havin 100 employees in the country. The venture capital funded Deliveroo entered the German market four years ago facing fierce competition such as the Dutch Takeaway.com. The London-based company did not state a specific reason for its withdrawal, although it is specified they do not rule out coming back to Germany in the future. For the time being, their efforts focus to grow operations in other markets, in […]

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Angel Investor vs Venture Capital

Choose the Best Funding Partner for You We talked about putting you ideas into practice in an efficient manner here and what to expect when you found a start up company here. After you create a strong business plan, your next step is to find financing to get your company off the ground. So, how do you choose your funding partner? Look at the figures VC spending in 2019 is very likely to break all records with $62 billion invested by the middle of the year. On the other hand, angel investment has its own meaningful share of more than […]

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These 9 Elements Will Determine if Your Small Business Start-Up is Another Vanilla Business in the Market

Did You Know 28 million Small Businesses account for 54% of the Annual Sales in the US? Small businesses are actually big! The number of small start-ups in the country has risen by around 54%, showing how integral they have become to the economy. There are millions of small business owners across the US, currently making it big in their sectors. Facts You Need to Know About Small Businesses: Let’s take a quick look on the surprising facts about the small business trends. Small businesses occupy 30% to 50% of the commercial space in the US. They facilitate with 65% […]

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Step by Step Ladder to Devise a Successful Business Plan

When you start out your business and are struggling for finances, you will typically want to go to a bank. People who go to the bank to get their business financed will often hear one answer in return; they need to look at your business plan. What are business plans and why are they so important? A business plan simply put is a plan that outlines the business related activities that you want to go about and all the details of how you intend to go about it. This is why banks take a look at the business plan before […]

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How to Prepare Yourself before Approaching an Investor

The lifeblood of any business i.e. money requires effective management to keep up the flow of input and output. But you might need external resourcing or infusion at some stage of your business. The amount may be as small as $1000 that you may borrow from a friend or $1 million to be borrowed from a commercial bank. Sometimes, you only need money for a project and not for your business. In either case, borrowing money requires really good listening. You need to encourage or prepare someone to invest in your business regardless of its current market position. It also […]

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