• With $50M in fresh funding, Allbirds will open new stores in the US, UK and Asia

    6 days ago - By TechCrunch

    The quintessential venture capitalist's uniform consists of a pair of designer jeans, a Patagonia fleece vest and $95 wool sneakers.
    The company behind the shoes, Allbirds , entered the unicorn club this morning with the announcement of a $50 million Series C from late-stage players T. Rowe Price, which led the round, Tiger Global and Fidelity Investments. The 3-year-old startup founded by Joey Zwillinger and Tim Brown has raised $75 million to date, including a $17.5 million Series B last year. Its backed by Leonardo DiCaprio, Scooter Braun, Maveron, Lerer Hippeau and Elephant, the...
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