MUMBAI: Leading AI health and fitness app HealthifyMe on Tuesday announced it has raised $75 million (nearly Rs 5.6 billion) in a Series C round led by LeapFrog and Khosla Ventures.

The company, which has raised over $100 million till now, said in a statement that it will use the funds to expand in India and Southeast Asia, make inroads into North America, as well as acquire relevant companies in the digital health and fitness space.

Jun 22, 2021 18:06
HYDERABAD: Home fitness and wellness startup Portl has raised an undisclosed amount in its seed round of funding from Kalaari Capital.  Portl is a fully integrated, multi-functional, smart fitness health system. The Hyderabad-based startup has developed two products using the proprietary Portl Smart Mirror platform that provides a wide range of personalised workouts, nutrition and mental wellness programmes.
Jun 08, 2021 13:06
BENGALURU: Tata Digital Ltd, a wholly owned Tata Group subsidiary, on Monday announced it has agreed to invest up to $75 million in fitness startup CureFit. Mukesh Bansal, co-founder and chief executive officer (CEO) of CureFit Healthcare Pvt. Ltd, will continue as CEO and also take up an executive role at Tata Digital as president. 
Jun 07, 2021 08:06
MUMBAI: On World Environment Day, Tata Mumbai Marathon and face of the event Tiger Shroff announced their support for ‘Each One, Plant One’, an initiative by Project Mumbai, an award-winning not for profit engaged in social transformation through initiatives of scale.
Jun 02, 2021 23:06
LOS ANGELES: Global tech wellness brand Therabody, creators of the Theragun, have announced football superstar Cristiano Ronaldo as the company's newest Therabody Athlete.  The partnership also marks the release of Therabody's largest global ad campaign to date, which will launch in the United States, United Kingdom, Europe, Canada, Australia, China, and Japan.
Jun 02, 2021 15:06
NEW YORK: The National Basketball Association announced Tuesday the unveiling of NBA Launchpad, the league’s latest initiative to source, evaluate, and pilot emerging technologies that advance the NBA’s top basketball priorities across all levels of the game.
May 28, 2021 20:05
MUMBAI: The Tata Group is reportedly in talks to acquire health and fitness startup Curefit. “After picking up majority stakes in online grocery BigBasket and online pharmacy 1mg, the Tata Group is now looking to acquire health and fitness startup Curefit,” The Economic Times reports, citing people aware of the company’s plans.
Apr 05, 2021 19:04
MUMBAI: As registrations continue for the world’s biggest virtual running festival, 100 Days of Running (HDOR), the promoters Monday announced leading American running shoe brand Brooks as official ‘Running Partner’ for the event. 
Apr 05, 2021 19:04
MUMBAI: Plant-based nutrition brands Olena and Plix announced Monday that they were merging to streamline their operations under one roof - PLIX.  News around the development was first reported on 25th March.
Apr 05, 2021 12:04
NEW DELHI: Delhi Capitals have announced Optimum Nutrition, which lays claim to being the world's #1 selling sports nutrition powder brand, as their official nutrition partner for the upcoming season of the Indian Premier League. Optimum Nutrition Inc. is part of Glanbia Performance Nutrition, and has been pitching sports nutrition to athletes for more than 30 years now.
Mar 26, 2021 15:03
NEW DELHI: Delhi Capitals Friday announced Evolut Wellness as one of the team’s official partners for the upcoming season of the Indian Premier League. Evolut Wellness, founded in 2020, believes in taking a holistic approach towards wellness by combining yoga, exercise, and healthy eating.