Ardian-backed Kersia, a global leader in food saftey, acquired Choisy Laboratories, a Louiseville (Quebec)-based developer and manufacturer of checmical, biotechnological and biosecurity hygine solutions, from the Trudeau family and Champlain Financial Corporation.
Traxens, a Marseille, France-based provider of high-value data and services for the supply chain industry, closed a Series C funding round worth close to €20M ($22.7M).
AblaCare, a Paris, France-based medical device company, raised €10m in Series A financing.
Osivax, a Lyon, France-based developer of a universal flu vaccine, secured €8m in Series A financing.
Microphyt, a Baillargues, France-based developer of microalgae-based natural solutions for nutrition and well-being, raised €28.5m (US$32m) in funding.
Hyperlex, a Paris, France-based legaltech startup, raised €4M in Series A funding.
Aryballe Technologies, a Grenoble, France-based digital olfaction company, secured an additional €6.2m in second funding.
Dott, an Amsterdam, The Netherlands- and Paris, France-based micro-mobility company, is raising €30m in Series A funding.
Georges, a Lyon, France-based provider of an accounting automation tool for freelancers, raised €10m in Series A funding.
Pili, a Toulouse, Haute-Garonne, and Paris, France-based biotechdye maker, raised (€3.6m) ($4m) in funding.
PocketStudio, a Paris, France-based real-time 3D collaborative software solution to boost content creation, raised €0.8m in seed funding.
Newsbridge, a Paris, France-based video contribution and analysis platform for journalists, production companies and rights holders to get access to relevant content, closed a €1.5M funding round.
Cubyn, a Paris, France-based on-demand logistics startup, raised €12m in funding.
Joko, a Paris, France-based company that provides a universal loyalty program using credit or debit cards, raised €1.6m in first funding.
Publicis Groupe (Paris:PUB) (Euronext Paris: FR0000130577, CAC 40) completed the acquisition of data-driven marketing company, Epsilon, from Alliance Data Systems Corporation (NYSE: ADS).