CoffeeNow has raised $9.5m from Lianhe Capital through a Series A venture financing round.

Based in China, CoffeeNow is a single-serve coffee brand, while Lianhe is a venture capital firm.

Shenzhen Tuopu Lide and Suzhou Xinghuo Zhongda Industry Investment Fund have also participated in the financing round.

The deal closed on 22 March 2018.

Phivida Holdings Inc intends to raise C$8m ($6.21m) through bought deal financing of 6.96 million units priced at C$1.15 ($0.89) each.

Based in Canada, Phivida is involved in the production of vitamin juices, iced tea products, nutritional protein shakes, tinctures and vitamin shots.

The deal is expected to close on 19 April 2018.

Proceeds from the issue are intended to be used by the company towards its expansion and for general corporate purposes.

Ying Kee Tea House Group Limited intends to raise funds through a private placement by issuing 81 million shares, priced at HK$0.54 ($0.06) each.

The firm will also raise up to HK$43.74m ($5.57m) upon completion of the private placement.

Based in China, Ying Kee Tea House Group is a tea leaves retailer.

"The firm will also raise up to $5.57m upon completion of the private placement."

The firm is estimated to secure HK$22.7m ($2.89m) through the transactions.

Tecnicil Industria has gained investment from a private equity fund named AFIG Fund II, which is operated by Advanced Finance & Investment Group LLC.

Based in Africa, Tecnicil is a bottled water and carbonated drinks producer.

Tecnicil Industria will use proceeds to extend its business for the production of fruit juices and dairy products.

IsoBeV Inc has agreed to acquire 100% stake in US-based water bottling company Azure Bottling LLC for $2.3m.

Based in the US, IsoBeV is a division of Isodiol International Inc.

Azure will secure $1m in upfront cash and $300,000 within six months from IsoBeV. The acquirer company will further pay $1m in 36-month escrowed stock.

The transaction will allow for IsoBev’s business expansion.

BrewDog plc has completed the acquisition of Draft House Holding Limited for an undisclosed sum.

Based in the UK, BrewDog is involved in the production and distribution of ales, while Draft House also offers wines and food.

The deal closed on 26 March 2018.