Tagged: crowdcube

Overfunding: Child Safety App Azoomee Surpasses £450,000 Funding Goal on Crowdcube

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With less than two weeks until its equity crowdfunding campaign on Crowdcube comes to an end, child safety app Azoomee has successfully secured its initial £450,000 funding goal and is nearing £525,000 thanks to over 175 investors. As previously reported, Azoomee allows children between the ages of… Read More

UK’s Gower Brewery Launches Crowdcube Initiative: Seeks £350,000 to Expand Keg Products

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This week, UK-based Gower Brewery took to equity crowdfunding portal Crowdcube to raise £350,000 as it prepares to expand its keg products. The brewery has sold more than 700,000 pints of beer across five countries in the past 12 months alone. The company, which was established just… Read More

Brief: Crowdcube #FundedClub Member Hybrid Air Vehicles Named Nominee of the 2016 Wired Audi Innovation Awards

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  On Friday, Crowdcube alum Hybrid Air Vehicles announced it was nominated for the 2016  Wired Audi Innovation Awards. This award show is designed to highlight and celebrate people (or businesses) achieving extraordinary things. Hybrid Air Vehicles shared the exciting news on Twitter: We’ve been nominated for the #wiredaudiawards… Read More

Travel Website Vakay Announces Promotional Partnership With Uber After Crowdcube Launch

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Vakay, a holiday search platform, recently launched a campaign on equity crowdfunding platform, Crowdcube. The company is seeking to raise £100,000 for the development of its website features and marketing. The new travel website, which was incorporated in 2015, offers users destination recommendations based on their budget… Read More

World of Zing Seeks £150,000 on Crowdcube For New Production Facility

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This week, World of Zing debuted its crowdfunding initiative on Crowdcube. The company is seeking £150,000. Launched in 2014 (although the company states it considers itself the pioneers of exotic and fine ingredients since 1968) by Pritesh Mody, World of Zing offers a range of both food… Read More

Success: London Juice Brand Daily Dose Overfunds First Week on Crowdcube

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Last week, London-based juice brand, Daily Dose, launched its equity crowdfunding campaign on Crowdcube. The company was originally seeking a minimum of £75,000 and within a matter of days, the initiative successfully secured the funding goal. It is now nearly £113,000 thanks to over 160 investors. As previously… Read More

Crowdcube Success Plumen Announces New Light Bulb “Plumen 003”

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Just a couple months after securing £695,680 from its equity crowdfunding campaign on Crowdcube, UK-based energy-saving light bulb manufacturer, Plumen announced the launch of its new lightbulb, “Plumen 003.” The company has created energy-saving lighting, using design and beauty to inspire adoption of sustainable lighting technology. Plumen reported that an estimated… Read More

Overfunding: Ethical Womenswear Brand Birdsong Exceeds £75,000 Funding Goal on Crowdcube

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With less than a week until its Crowdcube campaign comes to an end, London’s ethical womenswear brand, Birdsong, has successfully secured its initial £75,000 funding goal. As previously reported, the clothing company was founded by has made quite a name for itself by feminists Sarah Beckett and Sophie… Read More

Cold Pressed Juice Brand Daily Dose Quickly Nears £75,000 Funding Goal on Crowdcube

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Daily Dose, a juice company, launched an equity crowdfunding campaign on Crowdcube this week to raise £75,000 to increase its online presence. The company is based in London and began trading earlier this year. It is currently stocked in numerous independent cafes and restaurants. The… Read More

Crowdcube #FundedClub Member Savvy Foods Appoints Investor Ashif Manjothi As Chairman of the Board

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Crowdcube success, Savvy Foods, has appointed one of its investors, Ashif Manjothi, as a new chairman of its board. Launched in 2013 by Jonathan Drury and Katie Owens, Savvy Foods is described as a delicious and nutritious food source, designed as the perfect breakfast and snacking food… Read More

Crowdcube Success Sugru Aims For New Milestone: Nearly 10M Single Packs Have Been Sold (Video)

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On Tuesday, Crowdcube #FundedClub member Sugru announced it is set to hit a new milestone very soon. The company reports nearly 10 million single packs of its moldable glue. This announcement comes just after Sugru launched its new website. The Sugru team revealed: “We’re about… Read More

Edinburgh’s Beverage Company Tipple Box Set For Expansion: Launches Crowdcube Campaign to Raise £80,000

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Tipple Box, an award-winning Edinburgh cocktail and premium company, has recently launched a campaign on equity crowdfunding platform Crowdcube to raise £80,000 as it prepares for expansion. Launched in 2014, Tripple Box delivers cocktail and premium small-batch spirit boxes to customers’ doors. The company revealed: “We believe… Read More

Overfunding: Family Transportation Mobile Service OneLane Surpasses £200,000 Funding Goal on Crowdcube

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App-based family transportation service OneLane has successfully secured its initial £200,000 funding goal on Crowdcube. The initiative was launched late last month and was seeking the funding for growth and development. OneLane was created by founder Camron Moradi, who created the app after he noticed how his… Read More

Crowdcube Alum Lumo Launches Second Kickstarter: Seeks Nearly £30,000 For Biking Apparel With Lights

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On Tuesday, cycling apparel brand Lumo launched its second Kickstarter campaign to raise £30,000 for its near clothing with lights line. The company launched its first campaign on the crowdfunding platform in 2014 and captured £74,118 from 458 backers. It then turned to equity funding portal,… Read More

Crowdcube #FundedClub Members POD Point & Adzuna Featured in Tech Track 100 List

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On Monday, equity crowdfunding platform Crowdcube announced its #FundedClub members, POD Point and Adzuna, were featured in The Sunday Times’ Tech Track 100 list. This list searches for and recognizes the UK’s fastest growing private tech companies. POD Point turned to the crowdfunding method in… Read More

Online Marketplace For Pre-Owned Fashion & Furniture Preselected Couture Launches Crowdcube Initiative

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Earlier this week, an online marketplace for pre-owned fashion and furniture, Preselected Couture, took to equity crowdfunding platform Crowdcube to raise £120,000 for its continuous website and smartphone app development. Launched in May 2016, the marketplace specializes in designer items (which includes designer clothes, footwear, accessories,… Read More

Children Safety App Azoomee Seeks £450,000 on Crowdcube to Expand into Europe

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The creators of Azoomee, a safe app for primary-aged children, have recently launched a campaign on equity crowdfunding platform Crowdcube to raise £450,000 to expand into Europe Launched earlier this year, Azoomee allows children between the ages of 5 and 8 years old to watch, play, listen and… Read More

Brief: Crowdcube Success Pavegen Reveals Business Timeline

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On Wednesday, equity crowdfunding platform Crowdcube released a timeline of one of its highly successfully #FundedClub members, Pavegen. In summer 2015, Pavegen successfully raised over £2 million during the equity crowdfunding round. Its technology converts footsteps into electricity, making it possible to power services in high-footfall locations, as well as… Read More

Lumo Co-Founder Shares Details About UK’s Cycling Industry Just Days Before New Kickstarter Launch

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With Lumo set to launch its new Kickstarter next week, founder Lucy Bariner recently shared details about the company’s development and UK’s cycling industry.  As previously reported, LUMO designs jackets and bags for cyclists that subtly incorporate ultra-high brightness LEDs. These lights are waterproof, washable and powered… Read More

Brief: Spa Marketplace App USPAAH Finishes Crowdfunding Run on Crowdcube With Over £270,000

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USPAAH, a spa marketplace app, recently completed its equity crowdfunding round on Crowdcube with over £270,000 from nearly 150 investors. Described as a London high end on demand mobile app, USPAAH brings qualified beauty and wellness professionals to clients within just 1-hour of booking. Services include massages… Read More