dhl News of 08/21/19
Nigerian Logistics Startup kobo360 Raises $30m Backed By Goldman Sachs
Nigerian freight logistics startup Kobo360 has raised a $20 million Series A round led by Goldman Sachs and $10 million in working capital financing from Nigerian commercial banks. The company — with an Uber -like app that connects truckers ...
DHL Brings Africa EShop To 20 Countries In A Competitive Nod To Jumia
DHL is expanding its DHL Africa eShop business to 9 additional markets, upping the presence of the global shipping company’s e-commerce platform to 20 African countries. DHL went live with the digital retail app in April, bringing more ...
DHL Launches Africa EShop App For Global Retailers To Sell Into Africa
DHL is launching an e-commerce app called DHL Africa eShop for global retailers to sell goods to Africa’s consumers markets. The platform goes live today and brings more than 200 U.S. and UK retailers—from Nieman Marcus to Carters—online ...
Nigerian Logistics Startup kobo360 Raises $6m, Expands In Africa
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Nigerian Data Analytics Company Terragon Acquires Asian Mobile Ad Firm Bizense
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