Chris Gilbert

Globe China southeast asia

Perth-based agtech start-up Urbotanica is working with equity crowdfunding platform Equitise to raise $700, 000 to support its expansion into Asia. Urbotanica’s first product is called the UrbiPod Indoor Smart Garden, a self-watering kitchen benchtop appliance that uses advanced LED growing technology to allow consumers to grow food indoors including

Members of the public can buy a stake in Australian online retailer Booktopia. The ecommerce business was once headed for an ASX listing but shelved the idea in 2016. It’s now looking to raise capital through a less conventional method. Valued at $113.4 million, Booktopia is looking to raise $10