Tokyo-based Hachimenroppi (named after the eight faces and six arms seen on many Buddhist statues) is a startup that does something rather unusual. It delivers fish, handling distribution services for restaurants. And apparently that business has some serious potential, as the company announced recently that it has raised 150 million yen (approximately $1.5 million) from VC firm Value Create, PR agency Vector, and logistics company Winroader. ...continue reading ...
The Bridge 10/9/2013 [en]
- Fish distribution is an unusual category for such fundraising news. Investors are also different from other typical deals. It is great to see venture news in wider area.