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  • Casper Mattress Startup Lands $13.1 Million Series A

    Casper Mattress Startup Lands $13.1 Million Series A

    Casper, the company looking to reinvent the way mattresses are made and sold, has closed a $13.1 million Series A round led by New Enterprise Associates, bringing its total funding to $15 million. Not unlike other up-and-coming ecommerce startups, Casper looks to cut out the commission-based middle man and sell well-made mattresses at a much lower cost. Read More

  • Take a Quick Nap in Casper's NoHo Office

    Getting In Bed With Mattress Startup Casper

    Earlier this year, I wrote about Casper, a Lerer Ventures-backed startup that says it’s trying to reinvent how mattresses are built and sold. Since then, the company actually launched its first product, so I decided to swing by Casper’s office in the Noho neighborhood of New York to try the mattress out for myself. In the video above, you can see the mattress, the material… Read More

  • Casper Raises $1.6M To Offer A New Approach To Building And Selling Mattresses

    Casper Raises $1.6M To Offer A New Approach To Building And Selling Mattresses

    Casper, a startup that says it’s developing a “vertically integrated” approach to the mattress industry, is announcing that it has raised $1.6 million in seed funding. The round was led by Lerer Ventures, with participation from Norwest Venture Partners, Crosslink Partners, Vaizra Investments, and Correlation Ventures. Read More