European food delivery startup Deliveroo raises $385 million at a more than $2 billion valuation

With another $385 million in the bank, the company said that it will invest across three “priority growth areas,” namely, boosting its kitchens-only Editions program that launched in London back in April; expanding its technology team, including investments across artificial intelligence (AI) systems; and launching in new markets.

Rural Business Collective facilitates collaboration and mentorship for regional businesses

Within Australia’s major cities, the startup scene is becoming increasingly more connected and collaborative…Regional Australia, however, faces some difficulties in facilitating strong connectivity between businesses, namely due to the natural disadvantage of distance and smaller populations. Enter the Rural Business Collective, a startup looking to solve the disconnect between regional businesses.