Delectable Secures $3 Million in Series A Funding Led By Deep Fork Capital.
Leading mobile application that’s innovating the way consumers are learning about, discovering and purchasing wine, Delectable has recent announced that it has managed to secure a total amount of $3 million Series A round of funding by Deep Fork Capital, an early investor in Trulia and Oodle, DN Capital and Ceyuan Ventures. Notable investors David Sacks, Max Levchin, Jow Lonsdale, and Gary Vaynerchuk have also participated in this recent round.
Delectable pants to use this recent funding to grow its engineering team and technologies necessary to disrupt the $300 billion wine Industry.
“It’s not enough for us to be the best and most popular wine app–-we want to reinvent the way people learn about, discover and purchase wine”
“It’s not enough for us to be the best and most popular wine app–-we want to reinvent the way people learn about, discover and purchase wine,” noted Delectable Founder and CEO Alex Fishman. “Building the data set of every wine and ensuring highly accurate label recognition are just the beginning of enormous challenges we are addressing. This round of funding enables us to continue building the most talented team of engineers to ever work in this space.”
Delectable continues to garner millions of users and has received extensive critical acclaim which include 5 coveted App Store features for the revolutionary combination of accurate data and extensive community review. The go-to source for credible, engaging information and thoughts on wine,Delectable’s user-friendly application allows wine enthusiast to:
- Get accurate identification and information on any bottle of wine from a single digital photo. (Delectable’s database contains over 2 million wines from around the world)
- Catalog and share wines with friends and followers.
- Discover new wines and get recommendations from the world’s top wine professionals.
- Purchase wines directly from the app.