Cruz Foam Raises $2.5M to Accelerate the transition to a circular economy

Cruz Foam, a biomaterial technology startup based in Santa Cruz, has raised $2.5 million in seed funding to develop the next generation of environmental-friendly packaging solutions. The seed funding round was led by At One Ventures with participation from Sony Innovation Fund, Regeneration.VC, and other environmentally-focused private investors. This round brings the total funding raised … Read more

Sidec’s event for startup & digital economy players in M’sia

[This is a sponsored post with Sidec.] With all the business and lifestyle digitalisation that took place during the pandemic, a future Malaysia with smart cities and a thriving digital economy is no longer so far-fetched. But much work still needs to be done to bring this vision to life. This is where Selangor Information … Read more

How Restaurant Jobs Suffer on Temporary Work Apps in the Gig Economy

“I would never have committed myself to fixed hours in an industry that is so stressful and tiring,” a London student, who prefers to remain anonymous to preserve her reputation with her work provider, told Eater in July 2021. In spring, however, as restaurants reopened their dining rooms following months of coronavirus lockdown, her friends … Read more