Home » E-commerce


Rent the Runway announces key new hire


Just coming off of a $60 million Series D funding round, it seems that, Rent the Runway, the powerhouse clothing and accessories rental site, is putting that funding to good use. Rent the Runway executives recently announced a key new hire. Chris Halkyard will join Rent the Runway as the company’s first chief logistics officer, effective August 1, 2015. In ...

Read More »

B. Side Bathing Suits offer comfortable fit and versatile wearing experience


Summertime is (finally) upon us, and the struggle of bathing suit shopping is real. It’s easy to go to the mall and find bathing suits, but finding ones that fit is an entirely different story. Tiffany Tibbot, founder of B. Side Swimwear, recognized the need for suits that fit a woman’s individual body type, active lifestyle and size preferences. After working at ...

Read More »

Dollar Shave Club banks $75 million to help men shave well


In 2013 we wrote a huge report about how big the men’s grooming market was, and in 2015 we’re convinced it’s not getting any smaller, which is why its no surprise to hear that Dollar Shave Club, a subscription service for men’s grooming products, just raised $75 million in Series D funding at a pre-money valuation upwards of $500 million. ...

Read More »

Coupang banks a whopping $1B for e-commerce in South Korea


Coupang, a Seoul, Korea-based e-commerce company, just raised $1 billion in investment. The investment came from SoftBank Corporation, a subsidiary of SoftBank. The transaction, which is expected to close at the beginning of July, 2015 will bring the total amount of funding raised by Coupang over the past year to nearly $1.5 billion to date. Founded in 2010 by its CEO Bom Kim,  ...

Read More »



FashInvest is changing. Starting mid August 2015,  fashinvest.com will be moving to a paid user access site. Join FashInvest and become a member of the fastest growing sector of the fashion industry. Gain exclusive entry to the fashion tech industry’s latest investment news and analysis of the people and companies that drive its development.

More Info


Powered by WordPress Popup