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These startup exits delivered the biggest bang for the buck

Big IPOs by the best-known brands tend to dominate attention in startup circles. Last year, for instance, it was hard to miss headlines about Snap’s monumental market debut. But when it comes to delivering significant returns on invested capital, it’s often lower-profile companies that come out on top. Startups like personalized fashion …

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US & Canada VCs favor late-stage giants over upstarts in Q4

Startup investors in the U.S. and Canada have been putting a little less money to work across a lot fewer deals in recent months. After three quarters of rising investment at early through growth stage, VCs have cut back in the fourth quarter of 2017. They participated in fewer deals …

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Blue Apron competitor HelloFresh prices IPO, raising up to $369 million

HelloFresh, the Berlin-based cooking kit delivery company, priced its IPO at the middle of its expected range at 10.25 euros, or roughly $11.91 dollars. This means that the company could raise up to 318 million euros in the offering, or $369 million, assuming underwriters exercise what’s called a greenshoe option. It would value the company at nearly $2 billion or …

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Seeking a paleo, gluten-free, or heart-healthy meal kit? Sun Basket delivers

For some, the draw of Sun Basket meal kits, which the company delivers to your door, is that they have organic ingredients. For others, it’s that there are meals targeted at those on paleo, gluten-free diets, or heart healthy diets. The post Seeking a paleo, gluten-free, or heart-healthy meal kit? …

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