Weekly Refresh: Amazon Opens 4-Star Location in Oak Brook, and More

by Anna Holmquist
November 18, 2019

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Threekit raised $20M. The company creates digital renderings of products in 3D or augmented reality for their clients. The Series A funding will go toward Threekit’s continued growth. [Built In Chicago]

2ndKitchen raised $4.35M. The startup connects bars, hotels and nearby restaurants, so places without traditional food service can easily offer food without hiring a full kitchen staff. The seed funding round will allow 2ndKitchen to expand to other categories such as hospitals and offices. [Built In Chicago]

DataCubes to add 50 employees. The SaaS company offers an AI-driven platform for property and casualty insurance underwriters. They raised $15.2M in Series B funding to grow their Chicago workforce by 50. [Built In Chicago]

Amazon opened a 4-Star retail location. Their new Oak Brook, Illinois location is the seventh 4-Star store in the U.S. The curated selection at these stores features only items that are top sellers or ones that are rated 4 stars and above. [Press Release]

Teledentistry platform Dandy launched. They offer care through a combination of in-person appointments and virtual care. Currently launched in Philadelphia, they plan to expand nationwide in the coming months to other cities, including Chicago. [PRNewswire]

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