Fashion ecommerce company NA-KD has announced a $45 million Series B round led by Partech Ventures. Other participants in the investment include Northzone, eEquity, FJ Labs, and the founders of classifieds site Avito. According to the Swedish company, it grew more than 150% in 2017 with a revenue run rate on nearly $75 million while […]
Dutch startup United Wardrobe, an online marketplace and social network for second-hand clothing, has raised €1 million from Peak Capital. The marketplace has seen users buy and sell more than 750,000 garments, the Utrecht-based company said, with social features for following different vendors and sharing favourites with friends with controls in place to prevent scams. […]
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21Buttons, a fashion ecommerce app based in Barcelona, has raised $10 million in a Series A round led by Kibo Ventures and JME VC with participation from Breega Capital, 360 Capital Partners, Samaipata Ventures, Banc Sabadell Venture Capital, Sputnik, and Mediaset. Having previously launched in Spain and Italy, the fashion social-commerce app arrived in the […]
German online fashion retailer Lesara has closed a €30 million Series C round from existing and new investors including Northzone, Mangrove Capital, Vorwerk Ventures, Armat Group, and Marshfield Associates. The fashion ecommerce site was founded in 2013 by Roman Kirsch, Matthias Wilrich and Robin Müller and has now raised a total of €55 million. The […]
German DefShop, an online streetwear and hip-hop clothing seller, has been acquired by Equistone Partners Europe. The company’s founder, Alexander Büchler, will retain a minority shareholding. The financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Israeli company Syte.ai, which has developed an AI visual search platform for fashion items, has raised $8 million in Series A financing. The round was led by NHN Ventures, with participation from Naver Corp., Line Corp., Magma VC, Remagine VC, KDC Ventures and NBM Ventures.