Deals this week: Imaginarium, Warburg Pincus, WayCool Foods and Products


Imaginarium has announced plan to issue more than 166 million common shares priced at €0.03 ($0.03) each, in order to raise €4.99m ($5.31m) in gross proceeds.

Imaginarium is a Spanish toys and juvenile products retailer.

US-based private equity firm Warburg Pincus has announced an additional investment of Rs5bn ($77.04m) in Kalyan Jewellers India.

Indian jewellery retailer Kalyan Jewellers will use the funds to expand its presence in Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Oman, Singapore and Malaysia.

WayCool Foods and Products has secured $2.7m in funding from venture capital firm Aspada Investment Company.

The operator of the Waycool.in fresh produce distribution platform, WayCool plans to use the financing to improve its technology infrastructure and expand its presence in Bangalore and Hyderabad.

Both the companies involved in the deal are based in India.

"Indian jewellery retailer Kalyan Jewellers will use the funds to expand its presence in Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Oman, Singapore and Malaysia."

US-based off-price retailer Forman Mills has chosen the Aptos Singular Commerce suite of retail technology solutions to support its expansion plans.

The Aptos Singular Commerce platform will provide a faster and efficient checkout process for customers.