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PlasmaGen raises $25M from Eight Roads Ventures and F-Prime Capital Partners

On Tuesday, Bengaluru-based biopharmaceutical company PlasmaGen BioSciences Private Limited announced having raised an investment of close to $25 million in a round led by Eight Roads Ventures India (the proprietary investment arm of Fidelity International Limited) with participation from US-based F-Prime Capital Partners and the founders. Focused on blood plasma-derived products, PlasmaGen was incorporated in […]

Flipkart launches private brand ‘Billion’

Flipkart already has a private label, ‘Smartbuy’, under which it sells products in the fashion, electronics, and home categories.  Flipkart Co-founder and Executive Chairman Sachin Bansal is back in the news after a long hiatus, and the reason for his return is the launch of Flipkart’s private brand, christened ‘Billion’. Flipkart calls it a ‘made-for-India brand’ […]

Ola and Zomato forge partnership to provide integrated services

Ride-hailing startup Ola and food discovery and ordering platform Zomato on Thursday announced a strategic partnership that will allow the two players to offer a range of integrated and exclusive services to their customers. Zomato will integrate Ola APIs into their app, giving easy access to mobility to customers looking for restaurants/eating out options on […]