Shoptalk, a NYC-based company that organizes U.S. event for innovation in retail and ecommerce, raised $2m in venture capital funding.
The round was led by New York-based Primary Venture Partners with participation from Commerce Ventures as well as individual partners at Bain Capital Ventures and New Enterprise Associates (NEA).
The company, which has raised over $5m in funding, intends to use the capital to launch Shoptalk Europe.
Led by Anil D. Aggarwal, founder and chief executive officer, Shoptalk organizes events for retail and ecommerce innovation held in both the U.S. and Europe. Each event provides a platform for large retailers and branded manufacturers, startups, tech companies, investors, media and analysts to learn, collaborate and evolve.
The next Shoptalk will be held on March 19-22, 2017 at the Aria in Las Vegas, followed by Shoptalk Europe, which will take place on October 9-11, 2017 at the Bella Center in Copenhagen.