Tagged: wine

Humble Grape Completes Latest Seedrs Round With Nearly £1.3 Million in Funding

Independent wine merchant and wine bar concept, Humble Grape, has successfully completed its latest equity crowdfunding round on Seedrs. Originally seeking £1 million, the company’s campaign secured £1,291,745. In 2014, Humble Grape raised over £500,000 on Seedrs and since then, the company reported it has grown quickly and… Read More

Following Seedrs Overfunding: Humble Grape To Open Third Location in Islington

Independent wine merchant and wine bar concept, Humble Grape, is set to open a third site in Islington this upcoming summer. The news comes just a few weeks after the company secured its initial 1 million funding target through its latest equity crowdfunding campaign on… Read More

Chapel Down Reports Annual Results

Chapel Down (NEX:CDGP) has reported its annual operating results for 2016. The publicly listed company that notably raised capital on equity crowdfunding platform Seedrs becoming the first listed company to use crowdfunding. Certain shareholders continue to receive certain perks for maintaining ownership in the company… Read More

Update: Humble Grape Secures More Than £850,000 on Seedrs; Named Best New Bar Battersea at 2016/2017 DesignMyNight Awards

Independent wine merchant and wine bar concept, Humble Grape, has successfully secured more than £850,000 out of its £1 million funding target through its new equity crowdfunding campaign on Seedrs. The funds will be used for the company’s expansion.  As previously reported, back in 2014,… Read More

Cheers!: Wine With Spirit Closes Seedrs Campaign With More Than £425,000 in Funds

Portugal-based winetech company, Wine With Spirit, has closed its equity crowdfunding campaign on Seedrs. The company launched the initiative earlier this year and originally sought to raise £400,000. By the campaign’s closing, Wine With Spirit secured £428,504. Wine With Spirit is on a mission to bring to the market… Read More

Update: Portugal’s Wine With Spirit Overfunds on Seedrs

Portugal-based winetech company, Wine With Spirit, has successfully secured its Seedrs equity crowdfunding campaign’s £400,000 funding target. The company is currently  on a mission to bring to the market delicious, creative, and exclusive wines that each have their very own original story to tell. Wine With Spirt stated… Read More

Naked Wines Raises Over £30,000 For Bruno Lapierre’s Château Saint Hilaire Provence 2016

On Wednesday, Naked Wines announced it raised more than £30,000 from 600 UK Angels for Bruno Lapierre’s Château Saint Hilaire Provence 2016. Naked Wines stated: “As a nation we are certainly not afraid to Drink Pink. Sales of Provence Rosé have been rising steadily for a number… Read More

London-Based The Vino Beano Officially Kicks Off Crowdfunding Efforts on Invesdor

The Vino Beano, an alternative wine merchant that specializes in bringing fine, artisan-made wine to the UK market, has officially kicked off its equity crowdfunding efforts on Invesdor. The company is currently seeking a minimum of £100,000 and a max of £200,000. As previously reported, the London-based… Read More

London’s The Vino Beano Set to Launch Crowdfunding Campaign on Invesdor

The Vino Beano, an alternative wine merchant that specializes in bringing fine, artisan-made wine to the UK market, is set to launch an equity crowdfunding campaign on Invesdor. The London-based company stated its key goal is to be the “go to” merchant for wine enthusiasts… Read More

Wine With Spirit Opens in Canadian Market As Seedrs Initiative Secures Nearly £170,000

Wine With Spirit, a Portugal-based wine producer, is officially starting its international expansion. This news comes just a few weeks after the company launching its equity crowdfunding campaign on Seedrs. As previously reported, Wine With Spirit is on a mission to bring to the market delicious, creative,… Read More

Cheers: Portugal’s Wine With Spirit Seeks £400,000 Through Seedrs

Wine With Spirit, a Portugal-based wine producer, has launched an equity crowdfunding campaign on Seedrs. The winetech company is seeking to raise £400,000 for growth and development. Founded in 2011, Wine With Spirit is on a mission to bring to the market delicious, creative, and exclusive wines… Read More

WineFunding: Equity & Presale Crowdfunding for Engagement & Profit

In France, owning a vineyard is every successful person’s dream. Now WineFunding, the first crowdfunding platform dedicated to the wine industry, makes this dream accessible to you and me. Wine aficionados can become a shareholder of a wine estate and get access to selected wines… Read More

Brief: NakedWines Appoints Antonio Trevino New U.S. Wine & Technical Director

On Thursday, crowdfunding platform NakedWines announced that it has appointed Antonio Trevino as its new U.S. wine and technology director. Trevino was previously chief production officer and director of winemaking at Purple Wines and Spirits, where he managed the U.S. wine portfolio and guided global strategy. He… Read More

Brew Kit Startup Moonshine Drinks Looks to Raise £100,000 on Seedrs For Two New Varieties of Wine

Moonshine Drinks, a Nottingham-based startup that provides home brewed alcoholic drinks, is currently seeking to raise £100,000 on Seedrs as it prepares to expand its wine collection. Launched in 2013, the company currently sells its products for the price of £14.50 to retailers, which includes Lakeland stores and online, Scotts… Read More

Chapel Down Reports “Another Excellent Year of Growth”

On Thursday, Chapel Down Plc (ISDX: CDGP) announced its 2015 financial results. As Crowdfund Insider reported in 2014, Chapel Down became the first publicly traded company to raise capital via an equity crowdfunding platform using Seedrs.  The capital provided from crowdfunding was used to build a new… Read More

Equity Crowdfunding is a Lot of Work. Invivo Wines Shares Story of Success

Invivo Wines raised a respectable $2 million on Kiwi investment crowdfunding platform Snowball Effect last year. Prior to listing shares on the site, Invivo was described as the fastest growing wine brand in New Zealand. The company had set a funding target of $500,000 on… Read More

NakedWines’ Luke Jecks Reveals How the Business Almost Ran Out of Wine & Announced Some Changes

Luke Jecks, CEO of crowdfunding platform NakedWines, recently shared with Business Insider that while the company has been successful, it appear that its become too popular for its own good. Previously, NakedWines aimed to give regular people access to top quality wines without the huge retail markup. The… Read More

Calling All Wine Lovers: Wotwine? Seeks £400,000 on Seedrs to Develop New App That Finds the Perfect Bottle For You

This week, UK-based Wotwine? launched an equity crowdfunding on Seedrs to raise £400,000 for its iPhone and Android app that will help customers find wine at the best price. Wotwine?, which consists of eight Masters of Wine along with Sommeliers, winemakers, retailers and wine educators, is hoping… Read More

Chapel Down Launches New Equity Crowdfunding Round on Seedrs for Curious Drinks

Chapel Down (EPIC: CDGP) has launched a new equity crowdfunding round on Seedrs to support the expansion of the company’s “fast growing beer and cider business” – Curious Drinks.  The share issue seeks to raise a minimum of £1 million  and is said to qualify for… Read More

Crowdfunding Mailbox: Solar Paper Charger, Impact Wrap Tells You How Hard You Hit & Üllo Removes Sulfites from Wine

For this week’s #Crowdfunding Mailbox we have Solar Paper, “the worlds thinnest and lightest solar charger”; Impact Wrap a device that measure how hard you punch and Üllo, a wine filter that removes the sulfites from your wine. Using the sun to generate electricity is… Read More