Pleo picks up $200M at a $4.7B valuation to build the next generation of business expense management

Danish startup Pleo, a developer of expense management tools aimed at SMBs to let them issue company cards and better manage how employees spend money, has picked up a large tranche of funding to help

Didi gets hit by Chinese government, and Pleo raises $150M

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Pleo raises $150M at a $1.7B valuation for its new approach to managing expenses for SMBs

Whether you are part of the accounting department, or just any employee at an organization, managing expenses can be a time-consuming and error-filled, yet also quite mundane, part of your job. Today,

Expenses startup Pleo preps $100M Series C funding, launches new bill payments service

Late-stage fintech startup Pleo, which offers expense management tools and “smart” company Mastercards, says it plans to raise a Series C round of funding this summer. It’s also launchin

Flux and Pleo partner to bring itemised digital receipts to Pleo’s ‘smart’ expense cards

When three former employees of Revolut founded Flux in 2016, the mission was clear: build a platform to bridge the gap between the itemised receipt data captured by a merchant’s point-of-sale (POS)

Pleo, the multi-card business spending platform, closes $56M Series B

Pleo, the Danish fintech that offers a “business spending platform” that lets companies easily issue employees with cards and manage expenditure, has raised a hefty $56 million in Series B

Ple0rb Now Shipping: Get Your Dino On For $469

<img src="">After many long months of waiting, the Ple0rb (Pleo Reborn, I guess they're trying to say) is ready to ship. If you recall, t

New Pleo Peeks Out From The Antediluvian Mists

The new Pleo dinosaur, called the Pleo RB or Pleo Reborn, has been spotted in Hong Kong. This beast cost $500 at a Hong Kong toy show and features touch and temperature sensors, a gravity sensor, and

Vote to choose the next Pleo color

<img src="" />Here's your chance to change history, and influence the future. The makers of the Pleo are holding a vote to decide exactly w

Pet dinosaurs for everyone! Pleo is back!

<img src="" align="left">Seriously, who doesn't want a pet dinosaur? Sure, Jurassic Park makes it seem all dangerous and life-threatening a

YOU IS WINNAR! The Pleo finds a home

<img src="">Wow. You guys wanted a Pleo. When we offered <a HREf="

Bringing Pleo back

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Pleo creator Ugobe files for bankruptcy

<img src="" />The first <em>real </em>casualty of the economic crisis has emerged, and it's a lovable robotic dinosaur. Decreased demand fo

DIY: Control your Pleo with a Wii

<img src="">Got a boring weekend ahead? Nothing going on? No friends? Chances are you probably have a <a href="

Pleo goes to the Spa

Yeah, this kind of looks like it’s going to go all Skinemax but luckily they just pamper this Pleo at a day spa reminding us that anthropomorphizing little robots is dangerous yet wonderful. Ple

Pleo destroyed by a Combot

This is the saddest thing I’ve ever seen. Since getting a Pleo a few months ago, we’ve basically given the bugger a name and gotten to know its personality. To watch this Combot tear Pleo

New lovey-dovey Pleo download for Valentine's Day

Oh Pleo, you’re the best almost-real dinosaur friend a guy and/or gal could ever have. Just in time for St. Valentine’s Day comes a new behavior download for your Pleo pet. He coos, he fli

Pleo, what have they done to you?

The uber dorks have ported an AIBO tool over to the Pleo so you can make it do wretched things to satisfy your weird taste. Poor Ferbie. Robots Rule

Pleo and kids

Yeah, I know it’s an annoying GIF, right? I never got into the whole Aibo/Pleo/Robosapien thing but TC headquarters just sent me a Pleo to talk about for the Crunchies and I turned it on for my

Pleo dies for our sins

Pleo, everyone’s favorite animatronic dinosaur, has been completely disassembled by iFixIt, leading to a rending of clothes and gnashing of teeth up and down the “cuteness corridor”
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