- Gopuff, a Philadelphia-based grocery delivery startup, is seeking to raise $1 billion at a $15 billion valuation, per TechCrunch.
- Interos, an Arlington, Va.-based supply chain risk management tech company, raised $100 million in Series C funding valuing it at over $1 billion. NightDragon led the round.
- Nobell Foods, a San Francisco-based maker of non-dairy cheesecakes, raised $75 million in Series B funding. Its backers include Andreessen Horowitz, Bill Gates-backed Breakthrough Energy Ventures, and FootPrint Coalition Ventures.
- Magic, a San Francisco-based passwordless authentication tech company, raised $27 million in Series A funding. Northzone led the round and was joined by investors including Tiger Global, Volt Capital, Digital Currency Group, and CoinFund.
- Slingshot Biosciences, an Emeryville, Calif.-based biotech, raised $23 million in Series A funding. Northpond Ventures led the round and was joined by investors including ARCH Venture Partners.
- EmCasa, a Brazilian proptech focused on brokers, raised $21 million. Investors include Globo Ventures, Igah Ventures, and Flybridge.
- Paradromics, an Austin-based brain-control startup, raised $20 million in seed funding. Prime Movers Lab led the round and was joined by investors including Westcott Investment Group, Dolby Family Ventures, Synergy Ventures, Pureland Global Venture, IT-Farm, and Alpha Edison.
- Sendlane, a San Diego-based marketing automation platform, raised $20 million in Series A funding. Five Elms led the round.
- Rodo, a New York City-based car buying tech company, raised $18 million in Series B funding. Holman Enterprises and Evolution VC Partners led the round.
- Urban Remedy, a San Francisco-based maker of meals, snacks, and cold-pressed juices, raised $18 million in Series D funding. Manna Tree led the round.
- Zone7, a Palo Alto, Calif.-based sports training and analysis provider, raised $8 million in Series A funding. Blumberg Capital led the round and was joined by investors including Resolute Ventures, UpWest, PLG Ventures, and Joyance Ventures.
- Tovuti, a Boise, Id.-based maker of tech for building lessons, raised $8 million in Series A funding. Blueprint Equity and ScOp Venture Capital led the round.
- Queenly, a San Francisco-based marketplace and search engine for the formalwear industry, raised $6.3 million in funding. Andreessen Horowitz led the round.
- Allied Industrial Partners acquired CAT Entertainment Services, a provider of mobile power generation. Financial terms weren't disclosed.
- Cohere Capital invested in iPromote, a San Luis Obispo, Calif.-based digital advertising platform for small and medium-sized businesses. Financial terms weren't disclosed.
- Thoma Bravo merged Calypso Technology, a San Francisco-based provider of tech for financial markets, with AxiomSL, a New York City-based provider of regulatory reporting and risk management solutions for financial institutions. Financial terms weren't disclosed.
- Integrity Growth Partners invested in ScalePad, a Canadian software provider. Financial terms weren't disclosed.
- Sophos, backed by Thoma Bravo, acquired Braintrace, a Salt Lake City-based cybersecurity company. Financial terms weren't disclosed.
- Veritone (Nasdaq: VERI) acquired PandoLogic, a New York City-based hiring analytics company, for $150 million from Edison Partners.
- Taboola acquired Connexity, a Los Angeles-based e-commerce tech company, for $800 million. STG Partners backed Connexity.
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- P.F. Chang’s, a Scottsdale, Ariz.-based Asian-American restaurant chain, is in early talks about potentially going public, per Bloomberg.
- Outbrain, a New York City-based ad recommendation company, raised $160 million in an offering of 8 million shares priced at $20 per share—it had previously planned to offer shares priced between $24 and $26 per share. Viola Ventures, Gemini Israel Ventures, and Index Ventures back the firm.
- Zevia, a Los Angeles-based health drink company, raised $149.8 million in an offering of 10.7 million shares priced at $14 per share—it had previously planned to offer 14.3 million shares. CDPQ and Laird Norton Company back the firm.
- Zenvia, a São Paulo, Brazil-based customer service software company, raised $150 million in an offering of 11.5 million shares priced at $13 per share. Oria Capital backs the firm.
- Argus Capital Corp., a blank check company that hasn’t specified an area of focus, filed for an initial public offering of $300 million. The SPAC is led by CBS media executives Joseph Ianniello and Marc DeBevoise.
- Buyers Edge Platform, a Waltham, Mass.-based tech platform for foodservice companies, is in talks to go public via a merger with Supernova Partners Acquisition Co. II Ltd., a SPAC run by former Zillow CEO Spencer Rascoff, per Bloomberg.
- Index Ventures, the San Francisco-based venture capital firm, raised $3.1 billion across three funds: early-stage-focused Index Ventures XI ($900 million), growth-focused Index Ventures Growth VI ($2 billion), and a previously announced seed fund ($200 million).
- TortoiseEcofin Acquisition Corp. III, a SPAC, added Bill Clinton as a board member.
- G2 Venture Partners, a Portola Valley, Calif.-based venture capital firm focused on emerging technologies, promoted Zach Barasz, Monica Varman, and Valerie Shen to partner.