VC Round-Up: Brightpearl,, MobiCart

Brightpearl, a Brighton-based cloud apps suite for small businesses, is taking $5 million in first-round funding from previous backers Notion Capital and Eden Ventures. Via TechCrunch.

MobiCart, for building storefronts for Apple’s iOS, has received £100,000 from ex-Google (NSDQ: GOOG) European sales director Stephen Lusty, who joins as chairman. Via TechCrunch. announced Series A funding of $1.6 million from early-stage venture capital funds. Via Quintura.