According to reports, food.de, a Berlin, Germany-based online food retailer, has raised seed funding.
The amount was not disclosed.
Backers include IBB Beteiligungsgesellschaft (which invested via its Kreativwirtschaft Berlin fund) and Olini Verwaltungsgesellschaft.
The company intends to use the capital to expand across the country.
Founded in 2011 in Leipzig by Christian Fickert, food.de operates an online supermarket and delivery service that delivers fresh food and other products on the day of ordering or at a date chosen by the customer. The website currently offers around 10,000 products including fruits and vegetables, milk, sweets, drinks, sweets and snacks, ingredients and spices and drugs.