Lentesplus.com, a Bogotá, Colombia-based e-commerce platform for contact lenses in Latin America, received US$5m in equity funding.
The round, which brought total funding raised to date to $9m, was led by Palm Drive Capital with participation from existing investors Ignia, InQlab, and other angels.
The company intends to use the funds to continue its regional expansion.
Led by Jaime Oriol, Lentesplus.com provides a platform that allows customers to purchase contact lenses online with short delivery times (same day delivery in major cities) and customer service.
The company now operates in Mexico, Colombia, Chile and Argentina.