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Ana Luisa opens its first ever store in New York City

Forbes | 11.01.2024

Ana Luisa, the internet’s beloved jewelry brand, lands in SoHo with their first ever retail shopping experience. Discover their new store now!

Moderato partners with Vivadour to set up an R&D center for alcohol-free wines

LSA | 10.01.2024

Moderato, a specialist in high-quality French alcohol-free wine, joins forces with the cooperative Vivadour to establish the first production center for alcohol-free wines in France. Together, they are reshaping the standards of the wine industry.

Listen to Antoine on the new podcast of Outdoor Minds!

Outdoor Minds | 09.01.2024

Beside Armelle and Ariane, Antoine Fine shares his experience and perspectives on the new finance. Dive into in-depth discussions on Eutopia’s investment strategies and much more!

Camille shares her passion for entrepreneurship in Les Flammes

B Smart | 24.11.2023

Camille Kriebitzsch is proud to have succeeded in finding a meaningful business through hard work. Hard work and impact are the key words for this episode.

Eutopia x Make.org is honored at the Grand Prix de la Philanthropie 2023

Decideurs Magazine | 10.11.2023

At Eutopia, we have partnered with Make.org to support their high-impact and philanthropic initiatives since 2020. Today, the partnership is honored at the Grand Prix de la Philanthropie.

Murfy shares insights on saving home appliances in Le Figaro

Le Figaro | 08.11.2023

To encourage people in France to repair rather than throw away faulty appliances, Murfy is offering to send a technician to their home for a fixed price.

Gourmey's founder unveils future meat alternative ambitions

LSA | 31.10.2023

Gourmey wants to demonstrate that their technology will eventually be able to tackle everyday consumer products. For Nicolas Morin-Forest, it’s not a question of if, but rather when and where complementary proteins will be consumed.

NOUS anti-gaspi talks about saving food waste on Franceinfo

franceinfo | 31.10.2023

“What’s incredible is that we can produce so many things that are ultimately destined for the bin. It’s absolutely revolting.” Vincent of NOUS anti-gaspi.

Oh My Cream !'s founder talks about breaking beauty codes on GDIY

Génération Do It Yourself | 22.10.2023

In this episode, discover Juliette Levy’s career path, daily life at Oh My Cream! her aspirations for the brand, and how she manages her work/life balance.

BAM Karaoke Box presents its story and concept on Cosmopolitain

Cosmopolitain | 20.10.2023

In 2014, the first BAM Karaoke Box location opened its doors on rue Richer, in the capital’s 9th arrondissement. Today, the establishment has 5 different addresses. Come discover the experience now!

Les Mini Mondes introduces its first ever collection of books

Les Mini Mondes | 18.10.2023

After the success of their magazines, they’re launching their book collection with the publishing house “Les livres du Dragon d’Or”, Editis.

Tiptoe's founders talk about its creation and future plan

Le Messager | 12.10.2023

Matthieu Bourgeaux grew up in the Arve Valley, in a family of screw-cutters for six generations. In 2015, he launched Tip Toe with Vincent Quesada, simple, functional and durable metal furniture.

Bastille Cycles, the new French urban folding bike, joins the Eutopia Family!

Les Echos | 04.10.2023

Bastille Cycles is a Paris-based brand that aims to transform the world of bicycles. Going against the grain of all high-tech electric bike brands, the Bastille’s range focuses on ingenuity, simplicity, removing all barriers to the adoption of the bicycle as the transport of the future.

Murfy partners with Electro Depot to tackle new retail opportunities

LSA | 03.10.2023

Murfy is redefining the standards of household appliance repair: support for self-repair, transparent and affordable rates and local salaried technicians. Since mid-September, Murfy has been offering reconditioned items in ten Electro Dépôt stores.

moderato introduces the low-no wine collective to boost its impact

Rayon Boissons | 26.09.2023

The low-no collectif has just been launched, bringing together numerous players in the sector, from production to distribution. Its aim is threefold: to federate, promote and advise.

Hapik unveils it's 30th center, in partnership with Rock Up Manchester

Hapik | 18.09.2023

The HAPIK family has just opened its 30th center! This new opening took place in Manchester, England, under the Rock Up Ltd brand. The coming year will be a busy one, with numerous openings in France, Germany, the UK and the US.

OLY Be features in the Box By ELLE

ELLE | 12.09.2023

To accompany you back to school, the editors of ELLE have designed a beauty box in which you’ll find everything you need to get back on track. You’ll find a two-month online subscription to OLY Be, France’s leading yoga community along with products from brands such as Bobbi Brown, Gas Bijoux and Holidermie.

Tediber's founder shares his future ambitions on Maddyness

Maddyness | 12.09.2023

Tediber launched 7 years ago in what had become a highly competitive mattress market. However, the French startup has managed to carve out a niche for itself by staying true to its values. Today, Tediber aspires to become the Patagonia of mattresses.

Polène opens its 3rd international store in Tokyo, Japan

Ariel World | 02.09.2023

Founded in 2016 by Elsa, Antoine and Mathieu Mothay, two brothers and a sister who are also the grandchildren of the designer of the “Saint James” label, Polène has earned its stripes as a must-have fashion phenomenon in just a few short years.

Antoine Fine shares his conviction on responsible investing in Le Figaro

Le Figaro | 01.09.2023

Finance is a useful tool, and it was with this conviction that Eutopia was created: to finance businesses that have a positive impact on people’s everyday lives. This week, our co-founder Antoine Fine was interviewed by Le Figaro to share our approach and our desire to reconcile impact and profitability.

NOUS anti-gaspi's founder shares his vision of new consumer habits on Europe1

Europe1 | 30.08.2023

On Wednesday August 30, Vincent Justin, co-founder of NOUS anti-gaspi grocery stores, was with Céline Géraud on Europe1 to share his vision on new consumer habits, including the fight against food waste, to counter inflation.

Oh My Cream ! unveils a wellness offer dedicated to feminine pleasure

L'Officiel | 16.08.2023

Renowned for its demanding, cutting-edge selections, Juliette Lévy’s flagship brand for eco-responsible beauty unveils a hand-picked range of products dedicated to feminine pleasure that gives new meaning to the sometimes overused word “holistic”.

Merci Handy's founder unveils company's news on podcast HVE

High Value Entrepreneurs | 04.08.2023

Louis Marty shares insights on how and why he created the magical brand Merci Handy. Louis talks about the future challenges for this “love brand” but also about what is is being a father, his personal life goals etc.

Yellowpop showcases its neon signs collections at MoMA

Yellowpop | 27.07.2023

Yellowpop showcases their YP’s Andy Warhol & Keith Haring LED neon signs collections at the MoMA Design store on Spring Street NYC

Avril acquires a stake in HARi&CO to accelerate growth

Avril | 25.07.2023

Avril acquires a stake in HARi&CO to accelerate the company’s development. HARi&CO is one of the market leaders with a range of 100% plant-based, legume-based delicatessen and ready-cooked meals for a more sustainable diet.

Oh My Cream ! welcomes Violette_FR in exclusivity

Fashion Network | 07.07.2023

By integrating Oh My Cream !’s concept and online stores, Violette_FR, the beauty brand launched in 2021 by make-up artist Violette Serrat, has seen a major boost to its development.

OLY Be shares morning yoga tips on Marie Claire

Marie Claire | 06.07.2023

An invigorating morning yoga, helping our minds to activate and our bodies to wake up. Laure Bouys, yoga teacher and communications director at OLY Be shares a few morning yoga tips on Marie Claire

Tiptoe talks about its interior design concepts on Le Soleil

Le Soleil | 06.07.2023

In addition its iconic table legs, Tiptoe has recently expanded its product range to garden furnitures and shelves, all while respecting the philosophy of durability and practicality. The B Corp-certified company is well recognized for its environmental and social commitment.

Les Mini Mondes released a new world map available on pre-order

Instagram | 26.06.2023

The incredible new-look world map for 4-7 year olds is on pre-order! For subscribers or future subscribers: this is the must-have accessory! Your kids will be able to keep track of their world tour thanks to the stickers included in the magazines, which can be stuck onto the map.

moderato makes its UK debut via Club Soda

The Grocer | 22.06.2023

French wine is officially having its Revolution, as moderato makes its UK debut with four of its low-no variants, Red, White, Rosé and Sparkling. Grab yours now at Club Soda UK or Wise Bartenders!

Murfy launches its poster campaign in Parisian metro stations

LSA | 22.06.2023

Refurbishement campaigns isn’t just limited to smartphones and high-tech! Murfy, founded in 2018 and specializing in the repair and reconditioning of major household appliances, has just launched a vast communication campaign to publicize its offer of reconditioned products.

NOUS anti-gaspi unveils the secret to low prices on Les Echos

Les Echos | 22.06.2023

Every year around the world, nearly a billion tonnes of food is wasted according to the UN. It’s thanks to this strategy of making the most of “ugly” products, those that expire too quickly or have reached the end of their life, that NOUS anti-gaspi is able to fight against food waste while offering competitive prices.

Peas&Love organized its first in-house workshop with Banque de France

Instagram | 21.06.2023

A few weeks ago, P&L organized their very first in-house workshop, on a roof terrace at the Banque de France @banquedefrance. This initiative marks the start of a beautiful collaboration during the summer season!

Eutopia is partnering with 2023 Westfield Prize

Westfield prize | 09.06.2023

Eutopia is proud to be a partner of 2023 edition of Westfield Prizen that is offering the most creative and eco-conscious consumer brands the chance to win a free retail space at one of our leading, UK retail destinations.

Polène is launching a collection of jewellery

Polène | 09.06.2023

Polène’s new collection of jewellery is now live! Go and check their website

Tiptoe will be part of the annual design festival in Copenhague

LinkedIn | 07.06.2023

For the first time, Tiptoe will be present at 3daysofdesign that will take place in Copenhague. They will be on site from June 7 to 9 with their B2B team.

NOUS anti-gaspi has just opened a new store in Nantes

Miimosa | 06.06.2023

The opening of the new store in Nantes has been made possible thanks to a public fundraising on Miimosa platform.

Dynamo's DX20 challenge is back for its 2023 edition

Dynamo cycling | 01.06.2023

The legendary Dynamo challenge ic back for its 2023 edition! The objective : To complete 20 sessions between June 1st and 30th to win this iconic dynamo community challenge. The prize is 2 credits and a surprise.

Les Mini Mondes organizes its second maxi treasure hunt

Facebook | 28.05.2023

Les Mini Mondes treasure hunt is back for the second time of the year with a brand new concept. It will take place on May 27-29th, and players will have to find the heroes’ grandfather, who’s hidden somewhere in France or around the world…!

Yellowpop is collaborating with Futura for a limited edition

Yellowpop | 25.05.2023

All the LED neon signs are going to be numbered, engraved and delivered with a certificate of authenticity

SPRiNG's subscription model presented on TF1 evening news

TF1 | 23.05.2023

In a context of inflation and purchasing power crises, the subscription model seems to be a good deal for shopping.

Eutopia attended SISTA Demo Day

SISTA | 16.05.2023

Manal Salah, who is one of our Partner at Eutopia, attended SISTA Demo Day and was part of the jury of the B2C Impact category.

Polène has created emulation around its Parisian store

Le Figaro | 15.05.2023

In Paris, since the end of the pandemic, the queue outside the boutique of Polène has been phenomenal.

Moderato mentionned as one of the Winetech startups to follow by Maddyness

Maddyness | 26.04.2023

French wine industry remains one of the country’s jewels. Sustainability, environment, traceability, changes in consumption: Maddyness has selected 7 startups that are bringing wine into a new era. Among them, Moderato, that sold more than 50,000 bottles in 2022 and intends to quadruple its revenue this year, especially through export.

Manal Salah attended French Founders' event organized in Madrid

Linkedin | 18.04.2023

On April 18th, Manal Salah attended an event organized by French Founders in Madrid around responsible consumption. Sustainability is a subject that is close to our hearts at Eutopia and we were very happy to share this vision in a discussion around the responsible economy and the role of each company in its development.

Tediber, "the little Frenchman with big ambitions"

LSA | 18.04.2023

With 200,000 units already sold, Tediber is now organizing its future growth through diversification, starting with new ranges of sofas, both fixed and convertible. The other major challenge for Tediber is to expand its network of stores, which already counts 4 “Nightclubs” across France. It is also ambitioning to open up to B2B through its Tediber Pro offer, dedicated to hotels.

Hapik released its first mission-driven report

Hapik | 17.04.2023

Hapik is celebrating its one-year anniversary of mission-driven company. Its purpose: “To participate in quality education via the development of self-confidence, sport values and learning through play.” They are proud to publish today their first mission report which gives an account of their objectives, actions and results.

Les Mini Mondes launch their first test for a new TV micro-series

LinkedIn | 14.04.2023

After 6 months of work, Les Mini Mondes are proud to unveil their first animation test totally “home-made”, to show broadcasters around the world that they must produce the series.

We are very proud to announce MÊME's acquisition by Pierre Fabre group

LinkedIn | 13.04.2023

We are very proud to announce the acquisition of our participation MÊME by Pierre Fabre Group, a shareholder and partner of the company for over five years. This is a very special moment for Eutopia, as MÊME was the first investment made by Otium Consumer, which is at the origin of our thesis on emerging and committed consumer brands.

Hari&Co is accelerating its distribution in France & Italy

LSA | 11.04.2023

The start-up that relies on organic and local legumes to gain a foothold in the meat-alternative market is continuing to expand. It is now joining Naturalia in France and is crossing the Alps to menter 250 Carrefour stores in Italy.

Camille Kriebitzsch interviewed by SISTA with Juliette Lévy to come back on fundraising

LinkedIn | 09.04.2023

Camille Kriebitzsch, our Founding partner at Eutopia, was invited to an Inclusive Hour organized by SISTA fund, together with Juliette Lévy, founder of Oh My Cream. They came back on their entrepreneurial adventure, both personal and common, and shared their tips on a sucessful fundraising.

Oh My Cream builds an exclusive partnership for Easter

Luxe.net | 06.04.2023

To celebrate Easter, Oh My Cream has teamed up with Carrés Sauvages to combine beauty and delicacy, and to offer a unique product: “The Selfcare Eggs”

Beaudy receives the Golden Award of the Indies Days

LinkedIn | 31.03.2023

Last week,Beaudy’s co-founders, Laure & Philippe, pitched their brand at the 7th edition of the Indies Days Cosmétiquemag, and received the Golden Award and the Prize for the best business model.

BAM Karaoké launches a new "Generation 2000" party

Sortir à Paris | 25.03.2023

BAM Karaoké honors the music of the 2000s with the “Generation 2000” evening scheduled on Tuesday, May 9th at BAM Parmentier.

TIP TOE is raising on the sustainabe investment platform LITA

LITA | 23.03.2023

For a more ethical finance, LITA.co allows people to invest online in companies with a social, societal or environmental vocation as of €100. Investing in TIPTOE means supporting the transition of the furniture and design industry.

Murfy benefits from new European "right to repair" proposal

Techcrunch | 22.03.2023

The European Commission has laid out another piece of its Circular Economy Action Plan — adopting a proposal to set common EU rules which are intended to make it easier for consumers to get faulty products repaired.

Nous Anti Gaspi is opening a new store in Nantes

Actu.fr | 17.03.2023

One year after the opening of the first store in Nantes, Nous Anti Gaspi is opening a second one in the center of the city.

By Charlot's cofounder gives tips to take care of house plants

Elle Décoration | 14.03.2023

Because our houseplants need special care, Charles Senaux, By Charlot’s co-founder, gives us some tips on how to optimize their life expectancy.

Joyeuse appears in Top 5 of children's storytellers in France

DHnet | 08.03.2023

Presented as one of the best storytellers for children, and especially the most educative one, Joyeuse is inspired by the Montessori method and contributes to the awakening of children by helping them to grow up without waves and without screen.

Hari&Co described as "the new vegetal kitchen" on BFM Business

BFM Business | 22.02.2023

Noémie Wira from BFM Business welcomed Emmanuel Brehier, co-founder of HARi&CO. He talked about French legume-based products coming from organic agriculture with the aim of decarbonizing the plate and having a healthier diet.

NOUS anti-gaspi is winning the 2023 Eco-Responsible Price from FEVAD

FEVAD | 22.02.2023

The network of solidarity grocery stores NOUS Anti-Gaspi has won the Eco-Responsible Prize of the Favor’i 2023 Grand Prix. It became the reference retailer dedicated to reducing food waste, each grocery store saving over 12 tons of products per week, the equivalent of 100,000 meals per month.

Polène carried by Kate Middleton twice in a week

Vogue | 22.02.2023

Kate Middleton was spotted carrying a Polène handbag, not once, but twice—and in the same week. It was already bubbling up as the Instagram “It” bag, carried by a slew of internet influencers.

Eutopia is offering new tools to its brand portfolio

Private Equity Magazine | 21.02.2023

Fully independent from Otium Capital since last December, Eutopia is now operating three funds, and keeps growing its brand portfolio. Still focusing on B2C and responsible consumption, it is progressively moving towards an “early capital development” with the desire to create value through growth rather than financial engineering.

Oh My Cream! opens a new store in the heart of Biarritz

Fashion Network | 16.02.2023

After a launch in London last November, OMC! opens a new store in the French surfing capital; Biarritz. The clean cosmetics brand accounts now 23 shops accross France and aspires to open in Belgium in the second semester.

Ultra Premium Direct is building a new partnership with Julien Doré

LSA | 14.02.2023

Ultra Premium Direct has teamed up with Julien Doré and more specifically with the singer’s two Swiss shepherds, to offer a limited edition, with 100% of the profits given to the SPA.

Ultra Premium Direct is nominated as one of the year growth champions in the Agro sector

Les Echos | 10.02.2023

Specialized in premium food for dogs and cats with an original concept of online sales, Ultra Premium Direct appears in second place with a 268.74% growth between 2018 and 2021.

Antoine shares his vision of the new finance in Bienvenue au Capital

Bienvenue au Capital | 23.01.2023

In this episode of Bienvenue Au Capital, Antoine shares his background and the future of DNVBs as well as some anecdotes from his prepa studies. Discover Eutopia’s Preferred fund in this episode on the evolution of responsible consumption and brands.

BAM Karaoke Box described as a flourishing business on Les Echos

Les Echos | 23.01.2023

Coming from Asia, karaoke rooms are now proliferating in Europe, and offer private boxes dedicated to groups of friends or colleagues. Founded in 2014, Bam Karaoke Box already has 8 locations in France and Spain.

Camille unveils 5 tips on how to successfully raise funds

ELLE | 23.01.2023

During the ELLE Active event dedicated to promote female entrepreneurship, Camille held a masterclass on “Dare to talk about money and invest”. From the originality of the product to the right partner, she shares with us today 5 tips to raise funds successfully.

Les Mini Mondes launches a great free treasure hunt in several French cities

Ouest France | 20.01.2023

The start-up, which offers children magazines, toys and board games based on travel, organized a big treasure hunt in a dozen cities in France and Belgium in January.

moderato raises €1.5M

Ouest France | 19.01.2023

moderato raises €1.5M round to back their transition towards a more sober consumption of alcohol and also signed an exclusive distribution agreement with Carrefour to boost their growth

Hari&Co's founder talks about French agriculture on Sud Radio

Sud Radio | 11.01.2023

The program “la vie en vrai” on Sud Radio, hosted by Benjamin Glaise, interviews Hari & Co’s co-founder, Emmanuel Brehier, to talk about legumes and French agriculture.

Ultra Premium Direct unveils its full range of petfood

Madmoizelle | 07.01.2023

The New Year is always a good time to set new resolutions for us, but it should also be for our pets. Let Ultra Premium help you with its range of petfood!

Ho Karan shares tips on how to build a profitable business

Les Echos | 03.01.2023

Ho Karan offers a wide range of products based on hemp and its wellness benefits. Here are four tips from Laure Bouguen on how to transform your idea into a profitable business

By Charlot opens its new store Le Grand Magasin in Paris

Marie Claire | 24.12.2022

Located in the Haut-Marais on boulevard Beaumarchais, the decorative indoor plants specialist displays its product range combining plants, candles, herbariums and terrariums.

Tediber introduces its range of Made in France couches

Les Echos Entrepreneurs | 17.12.2022

Tediber is known for its online-sold mattresses. The brand wants to develop in the comfort univers with its range of Made in France couches and also bets on B2B strategies.

Les Mini Mondes shares new animated series for 2023

Challenges | 15.12.2022

Quentin Ory founded, in 2019 with Marine Bocabeille, Les Mini Mondes that publishes children’s magazines and manufactures its toys in France. The company will accelerate in 2023 with an animated series and an indoor park.

Oh My Cream! arrives in Belgium

Fashion Network | 14.12.2022

After two store openings in London in October and November 2022, Oh My Cream!, the French concept store dedicated to “clean” beauty continues its European deployment.

NOUS anti-gaspi's founders win LSA's Personality of the Year award

LSA | 08.12.2022

The two founders received the “Personality of the Year” award in the food distribution category at the LSA Innovation Awards. It is only a further proof of their efforts and achievements Congratulations to the whole team!

Merci Handy's Louis Marty talks about how to succeed in social commerce

Maddyness | 02.12.2022

“To succeed in Social Commerce, the brand has to stay authentic to itself” says Louis Marty, Merci Handy’s founder and CEO. “You have to build a community around your fundamental values”

NOUS anti-gaspi shares commitments against food waste on Europe 1

Europe 1 | 28.11.2022

With an annual average of 10M tons of food waste in France, NOUS anti-gaspi shares how its business helps reduce this number.

Ultra Premium Direct deploys on retail and talks about future stores

LSA | 23.11.2022

Specialized in dog and cat foods, Ultra Premium Direct has shown a new growth record this year and has just opened a second physical store in Pau (Pyrénées-Atlantiques)… before new openings next year.

Tediber's path to B2B

Challenges | 17.11.2022

Julien Sylvain co-founded in 2015, with Juan Pablo Naranjo, Jean-Christophe Orthlieb and Aude du Colombier, Tediber, a brand dedicated to home comfort. He shares future priorities in Challenges, including its path to B2B

Camille's new interview with La Décade

La Décade | 10.11.2022

Read Camille’s new interview in an article of La Décade where she shares her vision of entrepreneurship and of what can be done to accompany the development of tomorrow’s businesses.

New Podcast : Antoine Fine on les Samouraïs du Business

Les Samouraïs du Business | 09.11.2022

Antoine Fine shares his journey and the challenges of a VC fund dedicated to emerging brands on new podcast les Samouraïs du Business

HARi&CO on BFM Business

BFM Business | 03.11.2022

HARi&CO’s founder Emmanuel Brehier shares insights and new collaboration with the association L214 on BFM Business

Tiptoe obtains B Corp certification

TIPTOE | 02.11.2022

TIPTOE who has been on a mission to make sustainable furniture obtains B Corp certification and strengthens its CSR commitments.

moderato in Le Parisien

Le Parisien | 22.10.2022

moderato appears in Le Parisien in an article about alcohol-free drinks

SPRiNG’s new clean beauty brand, Beaudy

Challenges | 20.10.2022

SPRiNG launches Beaudy, a clean beauty brand starting with solid shampoo, shower gel, face wash and baby soap

Yellowpop’s new collab with Andy Warhol

Yellowpop | 13.10.2022

Yellowpop introduces latest collab with Andy Warhol, shining light on iconic pop art pieces

By Charlot acquires Green Factory

Forbes | 06.10.2022

After Herbarium, By Charlot expands its business by acquiring Green Factory, a terrarium brand.

Gourmey raises 48M€

Sifted | 05.10.2022

Parisian cultivated meat startup Gourmey has raised €48m in new funding — the world’s largest Series A round for a company in the sector.

Eutopia Preferred recrutes Lead Partner, Manal Salah

Les Echos | Capital Finance | 19.09.2022

Manal Salah joins the Eutopia team as Lead Partner for Eutopia Preferred, which supports more mature, responsible consumer brands.

Dynamo featured in GQ’s best Parisian gyms

GQ | 09.09.2022

Dynamo, indoor cycling studios takes it place in GQ’s top 10 best Parisian gyms alongside with Punch Boxing

Polène grand opening in NYC !

Fashion Network | 09.09.2022

Paris-based leather goods brand Polène has established a new home in New York City, with the opening of the brand’s first-ever international flagship.

NOUS anti-gaspi raises 8M€

Les Echos | Capital Finance | 12.07.2022

Groceries store network which fights against food waste raises 8M€ and launches e-commerce

Podcast Réelles x Antoine Fine : From responsible investment to personal development

Réelles | 06.07.2022

On an episode of Réelles with Estelle Abbou, Antoine discusses his view on the consumer society but also topics that are more personal to him

Hapik acquires British company Rock Up

Les Echos | 22.03.2022

Hapik, which has 15 fun climbing sites in shopping centers in France and two in the US, closed a 15M€ fundraising to acquire 7 new sites in the UK.

Matthieu Bourgeaux (TIPTOE) : "How to turn a market around with simple, pretty, and solid products?"

Generation Do It Yourself | 09.03.2022

By taking up the French concept of the modular table leg, a useful and sustainable product, Matthieu Bourgeaux wishes to accelerate the awareness of environmental issues in the furniture industry.

Laboté talks about anti-aging on TF1

LinkedIn | 25.02.2022

Laboté appeared alongside aesthetic doctor Catherine de Goursac and a dermatologist to highlight natural and effective techniques in the prevention of skin aging.

Spring's co-founder Laure Favre on creating successful microdose detergent capsules

Les Echos | 04.02.2022

Laure Favre highlights the path to creating a winning formula, Spring’s unique subscription model and recent range expansion.

Feed's founder Anthony Bourbon joins the jury of "Qui veut être mon associé" M6 show

France Info | 05.01.2022

Anthony Bourbon, Feed’s founder, integrates the jury of the show which connects entrepreneurs and investors.

Les Mini Mondes live on France 2 : Made in France toys

LinkedIn | 17.12.2021

Spotlight on Les Mini Mondes’ adventure 1 week away of Christmas : “60% of toys come from Asia, but a French startup wants to change the game”

Financial Times on Gourmey and its lab-grown delicacy

Financial Times | 30.11.2021

Tech entrepreneurs are putting guilt-free foie gras on the menu and Gourmey’s cell-based foie gras is mentioned as one of the best.

Toys made in France : Joyeuse on France 2

LinkedIn | 19.11.2021

Joyeuse co-founders explain that there is no shortage in sight for Christmas at Joyeuse: the storytellers are ready to be put under Christmas trees.

Antoine Fine on VC as a lever to "boost" sustainable investments

Finscale | 04.10.2021

Antoine, managing partner, describes how finance can contribute to the renewal of our economy by being an enabler to “boost” sustainable investments.

Les Mini Mondes is raising € 3.5M with Eutopia and BPI France

Les Echos | 24.09.2021

Marine Bocabeille and Quentin Ory founded Les Mini Mondes two years ago with the vision to shake the toy and kids content industry to make it greener, foster kids curiosity and entertain them with compelling stories.

Tediber is signing its first LBO with Parquest and Eutopia

CF News | 23.09.2021

Tediber, the French mattress and sleeping products brand, is closing its first LBO with Parquest Capital and Eutopia.

By Charlot is joining the Eutopia portfolio

CF News | 16.09.2021

By Charlot is announcing its first fundraising with Eutopia to develop its omnicanal strategy and its first build-up with Herbarium

Eutopia is launching its new fund: Eutopia Preferred

CF News | 08.09.2021

Eutopia is announcing the first closing of its new fund “Eutopia Preferred” dedicated to more mature consumer brands.

Antoine Fine (from Eutopia) and Julien Sylvain (from Tediber) interviewed on sustainability

BPI France | 08.07.2021

Antoine and Julien were interviewed by Bpifrance to share their experience, what it takes to build a sustainable company and how, as an investor, we can help to make this ecological transition.

Podcast : why it is important to identify your mission

Harmony | 05.07.2021

In this podcast, Camille explains how Eutopia defines its culture and what it means for an investment firm to be an “entreprise à mission”.

Yellowpop lands €3.2 million to expand its LED neon sign tech and home brand

EU Startups | 15.06.2021

Founded in 2018, Yellowpop plans to use the capital to continue its global expansion through 2021 and further develop as a lifestyle and home brand, providing consumers with a unique means of decorating their homes with thoughtful and trendy LED neon designs.

The impact entrepreneur : Judith Levy

Les Echos | 28.05.2021

Freshly graduated, Judith Levy launched Même with her partner Juliette Couturier. She comes back on her mother’s cancer, her encounter with Juliette, the brand’s successful launch and future endeavors.

Camille from Eutopia and Gaëlle from OLY Be on B-Smart

B Smart | 03.05.2021

Camille and Gaëlle are interviewed together to explain how a startup and an investment fund word together.

Eurazeo completes its investment in Ultra Premium Direct

CF News | 30.03.2021

Eurazeo has completed its majority investment in Ultra Premium Direct, alongside cofounders Sophie and Matthieu Wincker and Eutopia, existing minority shareholder via Otium Consumer, which would reinvest in the transaction via its new fund.

What is important to me is transparency and honesty

B-Smart | 25.02.2021

After years working for the detergent industry, Laure, co-founder of Spring, explained how she realized she wanted to create a better for the health, better for the environment and more convenient experience.

Antoine Fine's journey to Eutopia: how to start everything over

Generation DIY | 01.02.2021

As transparency is one of our core values at Eutopia, Antoine, managing partner, recorded a “no-filter” podcast with Generation Do It Yourself where he goes back on his journey to Eutopia, the ups and the downs, and why he is so passionate about his job now. A story of resilience, introspection and passion.

Eutopia best practices to build a successful startup

Fashion Network | 18.01.2021

It is an understatement to say that 2020 was challenging for many companies. Eutopia explains what it takes to build a successful and sustainable startup.

The success story behind Hari&Co

LSA | 22.12.2020

Created in 2014 by Emmanuel Brehier & Benoît Plisson, Hari&Co is developping a new plant-based offer made out of pulses. Initially designed for food service, their products are now available in supermarkets in the frozen and fresh aisles.

We invest in brands who are rethinking the way we live

Elle | 16.12.2020

Three questions to better understand Eutopia thesis, how they want to bring together ambition and impact, and the importance of gender diversity within the team.

Eutopia announces its 100M€ closing to back consumer startups

Maddyness | 08.12.2020

Eutopia has completed its final closing at € 100m and announces that its management company is now a B-Corp company.

Eutopia is a guest speaker at the podcast "The Good Pitch"

The Good Pitch | 24.11.2020

We are very happy to have been invited as an expert for “The Good Pitch” podcast. In each episode, you can listen to the pitch of a startup working to make the world a better place.

Oh My Cream's founder Juliette Lévy receives the Bold Woman Award

Les Echos | 11.11.2020

Monday 9th, Oh My Cream’s Founder was awarded with the Bold Woman Award from Veuve Clicquot. It took her boldness to talk about transparency and to launch physical stores at a time when the term “clean beauty” did not yet exist and digital was key.

Nous Epiceries Anti Gaspi raises 8M€ with Eutopia and Quadia

LSA | 12.10.2020

While 10 million tones of food is thrown away every year in France, this new retailer is contributing significantly to reduce food waste (35 tones every month in each store) while providing an affordable offer to its customers.

The Ecological Bet : watch the startups that are leading the way

Medium | 29.09.2020

Food for thought to easily change our consumption pattern, following the path of inspiring startups. French version only.

Louis Marty from Merci Handy on why companies' social mission matters

Lucky Day | 28.09.2020

In this podcast, Louis comes back on the story of Merci Handy, the importance of its team, the challenges he has faced, and why companies’ social mission matters so much.

You need to be a fashion specialist to make good deals

Les Echos | 04.09.2020

Investor and former entrepreneur, Antoine Regis is looking at fashiontech as a special animal in the world of startups. He is betting on digital native brands to build the future of fashion.

Oly Be is raising 1.5M€ to develop its yoga platform.

Les Echos | 16.07.2020

Launched in 2015, the company has just closed a new round amid the coronavirus crisis. Dealing with the lockdown, it has developped a new online model which will be an add-on to its offline business.

I Make is raising 1.5M€ to surf on the do-it-yourself wave

Les Echos | 29.06.2020

I Make is selling more than 50,000 products to make at home any kind of products from cooking, clothing, home decoration, cosmetics and jewellery.

Tediber: a French success story

Forbes | 06.05.2020

French direct-to-consumer startups are having a momentum with their customer centric model. The so-called “DNVBs” are using creativity and quality to change their markets. Interview with Julien Sylvain, founder of Tediber, one of the best example of the model.

Podcast: in the head of a VC with Antoine Fine

Dans la tête d'un VC | 30.03.2020

Antoine Fine explains the creation of Eutopia, its vision on impact investment and on direct to consumer brands

Runway Series Originals with Camille Kriebitzsch

Upcoming VC | 23.02.2020

See, taste, feel, touch: a consumer VC has to have a strong product sense to make it work. In this podcast, Camille explains her story and what she is looking for while hiring someone to join the team.

Eutopia is closing a first fund at 40 million euros

BFM Business | 13.11.2019

Eutopia, a spin-off of Otium Capital, is closing a first fund of 40 million euros to invest in consumer brands startups. Interview with its founder Antoine Fine.

L'Architecture des Jours Meilleurs

Medium | 04.11.2019

Every consumer brand need to build a model aiming to “do well, with a few things, for many people”, a precept that the architect Jean Prouvé tried to democratize in the 50s after WW2.

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