Used Cardboard Boxes, Waste Remedies, and Altira
- Used Cardboard Boxes, which surprisingly enough supplies used cardboard boxes (for use by small businesses and by people who are packing to move houses -- you can order online), raised an undisclosed amount of seed funding from several individuals. The Santa Monica-based company has been incubated by Funk Ventures.
- Waste Remedies, a consulting firm that focuses on waste disposal optimization for property managers, manufacturers and retail / restaurants, announced a raise of $8.5mm from Advantage Capital Partners, Southwest Bank of St. Louis, and management. Advantage provided $2.3mm of the raise.
- In cleantech investor news, today's VentureWire mentioned that energy tech investor Altira Group is out raising a new fund.