Qumra Capital Invests in Signals Analytics with New Funding Round

Posted by Anna Stone

Signals Analytics Raises $10 Million in New Funding Round with Qumra Capital



NEW YORK, 1 June 2016
 – Signals Analytics, a data analytics company that delivers intelligence and insights to Fortune 5,000 companies to support product development and growth, raised $10 million in a new funding round from Qumra Capital, an Israeli late-stage venture fund focused on investments in technology companies’ rapid growth.

Jan 10, 2017

Signals Analytics Ranks 34 on 2015 Deloitte Technology Fast 50™

Posted by Anna Stone

Signals Analytics Ranks 34th in Israel on the 2015 Deloitte Technology Fast 50™ List

Deloitte cites Signals Analytics’ 179% growth rate for inclusion on the list


 

Jan 04, 2017

Sequoia Capital Leads Signals Analytics' Series B

Posted by Anna Stone

Sequoia Backs Signals Analytics, Leading $15 Million Series B Funding Round

Signals Analytics delivers data analytics and product intelligence insights to Fortune 500 companies; new funding to fuel geographical expansion


 

Jan 04, 2017

Bubble Burst—Is Sparkling Water the New Soda?

Posted by Eric Blum

“Consumers want bubbles. But they want healthy bubbles.”—Marco Settembri, Chief Executive Officer at Nestle Waters.

Jan 03, 2017

Can Food and Beverage Companies Bridge the Gap Between Online and Offline Marketing?

Posted by Erin Erskine

Despite increased consumer preferences for nutritional foods and beverages and the War on Soda, there will still be over 30 billion liters of soda sold in the United States in 2016.

Jan 03, 2017

Will Coke and Pepsi Become the Leading Nutrition Companies?

Posted by Erin Erskine

Coca-Cola and PepsiCo invented the cola category decades ago, sparking a global phenomenon as both brands became cultural trademarks.

Jan 03, 2017

New Weizmann Study: Microbiomes and Which Foods Make You Fat

Posted by Anna Stone

Is rice more healthful than ice cream? Not necessarily, says new study released November 15th by the Weizmann Institute.

Microbiome mania continues.  Dr. Shlomi Madar recapped the Weizmann's Personal Nutrition Project as a major trend in diabetes right now, and the study results continue to make waves. 

Jan 03, 2017

How Data Built Your New Favorite Beverage

Posted by Gil Sadeh
Jan 03, 2017

How the Food and Beverage Industry is Making Things Personal

Posted by Erin Erskine

When we took the time to look at the transformation of the food and beverage industry earlier this summer, we asked a crucial question—can food and beverage companies bridge the gap between online and offline marketing?  

Jan 03, 2017

Top Trends in the Beauty Device Market: The Transition from Professional to Home Use

The developing trend toward personal home-use treatment in the beauty device market is being boosted by the miniaturization of devices, as well as improvements in technology that ensure safety for home use.

Jan 03, 2017

Unilever Acquires Dollar Shave Club: A Lot More than Just Razors

Posted by Avi Zuck

Unilever recently announced that it bought corporate viral-video and subscription-model darling Dollar Shave Club (DSC). Here are 6 reasons why shave and razor brands shouldn’t necessarily be worried, but all other personal care brands should take note. 

Jan 03, 2017

Signals Analytics named a 2016 Cool Vendor by Gartner

Posted by Gil Sadeh

Signals Analytics is proud to be named a 2016 Cool Vendor in R&D for Manufacturers1 by Gartner, Inc.

Jan 03, 2017

Top Four Trends In Diabetes Technology Today: Recap ATTD Conference

Posted by Shlomi Madar

Last week I attended the Advanced Technologies & Treatments for Diabetes Conference, in Milan, Italy, which brought together the world’s leading researchers, clinical practitioners and corporate professionals for a lively exchange of innovative ideas related to digital health technologies in diabetes. Here are the four top diabetes technology trends as I see it, which I think captures the trends in the diabetes ecosystem at large.

Jan 03, 2017

The Top 5 Digital Health Acquisitions of 2016

Through the emergence of wearable digital health accessories, such as fitness trackers, even the largest and most conventional, top-of-mind, firms have had to rethink their models in order to stay at the forefront of the market.

Jan 03, 2017

Beyond the Pill—How Can Big Pharma Measure the Consumer Experience?

Posted by Roee Hartuv

Pharma companies will always be judged first and foremost based on the effectiveness of their drugs to treat intended conditions—but the consumer healthcare experience will continue to play an increasingly important role.

Jan 03, 2017

Signals Analytics Ranks 21st in 2016 Deloitte Technology Fast 50 List

Posted by Anna Stone

We are proud to announce our rank of 21st on the 2016 Deloitte Technology Fast 50™ list for our 273% growth rate. The list annually recognizes and honors the 50 private and publicly held fastest growing technology companies in Israel, based on percentage revenue growth over a four-year period.

Jan 03, 2017

Signals Analytics' Approach to Data: Interview with Asaf Frige

Posted by Asaf Frige

Signals Analytics uses open-source, external data. This means that the data we collect and analyze is publicly available. Our approach is unique because we work with external data sources, unlike most big data solutions that focus on internal data (CRM, ERP, supply chain management, financials) that are retrieved from inside the company.

Jan 03, 2017

Top 5 Benefits Consumers Want In Their Wearable Device

The key to understanding how to build the best wearable product for consumers begins with identifying consumer behaviors and needs. Signals Playbook™, a data analytics platform, recently analyzed thousands of consumer discussions (blogs, forums, social media posts, and product reviews) to identify the top benefits consumers want in their wearables.

Nov 10, 2016

First Came Fat, Then Came Sugar…

Posted by Erin Erskine

Sugar has become the main substitute ingredient in foods after the results of a 1980s study were published showing fat and cholesterol led to heart disease. It is the ingredient used in foods to keep it tasting good while lowering overall fat levels.

Nov 10, 2016

Microbiome is on the Rise — 12 Companies to Watch

Posted by Eyal Akiva
The microbiome is set to reshape the way we treat some of today’s most critical diseases—Crohn’s, diabetes, multiple types of cancers, and more.
Nov 10, 2016

Forget Therapeutics—How CRISPR Can Redefine the GMO Stigma

Posted by Shlomi Madar

There’s no doubt that CRISPR has the potential to completely transform genome editing and biology as a whole. According to Bruce Conklin of the Gladstone Institutes, “In the past, it was a student’s entire Ph.D. thesis to change one gene. CRISPR just knocked that out of the park.” 

Nov 03, 2016

How Cancer Immunotherapy is Being Applied Across Healthcare

Posted by Priya Kar

Cancer immunotherapy certainly isn’t a new concept. The hypothesis that we can spark tumor regression by stimulating the immune system is as old as the late 1800s. 

Nov 03, 2016