Each Friday the Global Corporate Venturing Deal Net rounds up the week’s smaller deals and tracks the emerging companies accessing corporate funds.
The luxury goods resale platform received $33.8m in a round backed by SBI Investment and SBI Securities that will fund international growth.
TDK Ventures made its first investment by backing a series A round for robot-equipped consumer goods delivery service Starship Technologies.
The consumer goods trading platform has secured nearly $80m from existing investor Tencent in a deal that took its total funding past $510m.
The Altria-backed electronic cigarette maker has secured new funding according to a regulatory filing, as it prepares to fight an upcoming lawsuit.
SoftBank could invest $50m to $60m in e-commerce marketplace Snapdeal to lead a round that could possibly stretch to $100m.
The digital gifting platform, which counts KDDI as its largest investor, expects to raise approximately $51.7m when it floats in Tokyo.
Marico will acquire an additional 14.5% of fitness and wellness app developer Revofit over the next year having initially invested in 2018.