Autonomous trucking company Locomation today announced that Wilson Logistics has agreed to equip 1,120 of its trucks with Locomation’s platooning technology, with the first units to be delivered in 2022. Along with the purchase order, the two companies have extended their commercial partnership through at least the end of 2028.
ASG LegalTech, a portfolio company of Alpine Investors, today announced that it has acquired Headnote, a novel online payments platform providing compliant ePayments and AR management for law firms of all sizes. Headnote is the latest addition to ASG LegalTech’s platform of rapidly growing legal Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) products including PracticePanther, Bill4Time and MerusCase.
Detroit-based Aadya Security Inc. announced Tuesday that it has closed on $2.7 million in seed funding from three separate out-of-state investment groups; Firebrand Ventures out of Kansas City, Mo., New York City-based 645 Ventures, and Next Coast Ventures in Austin, Texas. Additionally, the company is formally rolling out its new security platform, called Marzo4, targeted toward small and medium-sized businesses.
Today, PathSpot announced the closing of $6.5 million in a Series A round led by Valor Siren Ventures I L.P. (VSV), bringing the company's total funding to $10.5 million.
After emerging from stealth in 2015, the Boulder, Colorado-based startup went on to raise $12.6 million in a series of funding rounds. This week, Automox nabbed $30 million in a series B round led by Koch Disruptive Technologies, with participation from CRV and CrowdStrike’s Falcon Fund (in partnership with Accel), bringing its total raised to over $40 million.
PreFix announced Wednesday that it has closed on $2.7 million in funding. The Austin-based home maintenance startup reported that Chicago Ventures led the seed-stage round, which was oversubscribed. To date, PreFix has raised $5 million.
Threatcare, an Austin-based cybersecurity startup that has raised funding from local venture capital firms and is known for its inclusive business practices, has been acquired by Tampa-based security company ReliaQuest.
Miami entrepreneur Albert Santalo believes he and his team have the answer: 8base. Santalo created 8base as a platform for building applications with only a front-end presentation developer.
The company announced today that it has raised a $1.3 million seed round to help meet production demand for its line of sustainable bed sheets made from eucalyptus trees. Sheets & Giggles, which launched in 2018, is on pace to quadruple sales in its second year.
Automox, a global provider of cloud-native automated patch management and configuration management solutions, today announced it closed a $9.3 million investment round from leading cybersecurity venture capital firms and long-standing industry veterans.
The Minte, which now employs roughly 60 people, is today announcing that it has raised $2.25 million in a round that brings the company’s total seed funding to $4.7 million. Dundee Venture Capital led this newest round; other investors in the company include MATH Venture Partners, Revolution’s Rise of the Rest Seed Fund, Firebrand Ventures, Blue Note Ventures, and numerous angel investors.
Replica, the data-gathering tool created within Sidewalk Labs that maps the movement of people in cities, is now a company. The newly formed company, which is headed by Nick Bowden, also announced Thursday it has raised $11 million in a Series A funding round from investors Innovation Endeavors, Firebrand Ventures and Revolution’s Rise of the Rest Seed Fund.