Scotland-based Bevvy Secures $1.5M in Seed Funding. Existing shareholders, a family office in Denver, Colorado, and angel investors from Scotland all engaged in the round.
The company plans to broaden its consumer base into new areas and increase its market share through the usage of the funds. led by the CEO Bevvy is a technology-driven platform for discovering whisky that runs on iOS and Android smartphones.
The fundamental component that enables any smartphone camera to scan and recognise any bottle of whisky is proprietary image capturing software.
With 150,000 photos, retail and auction prices, and sentiment analysis, the database creates a dynamic, real-time valuation that it shares with its 120,000 frequent, active users.
Following a bottle’s scanning, the whisky is profiled, with information from professional tasting notes, distillery and bottler overviews, and dynamic pricing data populating the profile. Customers frequently rate whiskies on the app.
Through user-facing Android and iOS mobile applications, bevvy® is a technology-driven whisky discovery platform. Fundamentally, it is a top-tier, in-house picture taking programme that lets any smartphone camera read and recognise any whisky bottle.