Fab.com

  • Fab Expands To Its 20th Country: Canada; Now On Track To $140M In Sales By Year-End

    Fab Expands To Its 20th Country: Canada; Now On Track To $140M In Sales By Year-End

    Fab.com’s international expansion continues, and this morning, the social shopping site is arriving in its 20th market: Canada. The additional market follows Fab’s European expansion to 13 more countries across Europe last month, which then brought Fab to 16 countries worldwide. Since then, it has also added Sweden, Poland and Cyrus to the list. According to Fab CEO Jason… Read More

  • Fab Expands Across 13 European Countries, Is Actively Looking For Acquisitions

    Fab Expands Across 13 European Countries, Is Actively Looking For Acquisitions

    Not even a month after news of Fab.de’s growth in Germany and Austria (revenue reaching 1.5M Euro per month), the company is today announcing its expansion across Europe. Starting now, Fab is available across 13 more European countries as an English or German-language website. In addition to the U.S., and the two markets served by Fab.de, that brings Fab to 16 countries… Read More

  • Fab Expands Into Beauty Products; Partners With Glamour Magazine For New Pop-Up Shop

    Fab Expands Into Beauty Products; Partners With Glamour Magazine For New Pop-Up Shop

    Over three million users strong, design-focused flash sales platform Fab is expanding to a new vertical on Monday, with the launch of a beauty-focused pop-up shop in collaboration with Conde Nast glossy Glamour Magazine. As we wrote earlier this year, the fast growing site expanded their product offerings through the launch of the new Fab Shops, which incorporated verticals of Kids, Pets… Read More

  • Fab.com Teams Up With Madonna For New Album Sale

    Fab.com Teams Up With Madonna For New Album Sale

    Design-focused flash sales site Fab.com is debuting a new partner today—Madonna. The site is featuring a special offer for U.S. members today for Madonna’s new album MDNA. The album will retail for $7.99 (vs. $14.99 retail). This isn’t the first time a music artist has partnered with a flash sales site. Norah Jones just debuted a new song off her latest album on travel… Read More

  • One Kings Lane: From The LAX Arrivals Terminal To $200M In Revenue

    One Kings Lane: From The LAX Arrivals Terminal To $200M In Revenue

    As Susan Feldman waited outside the Southwest Airlines arrivals terminal at Los Angeles International Airport in October 2008, she had a nervous feeling in her stomach, which she compares to blind date jitters. Except this wasn’t your traditional blind date. Feldman was meeting Ali Pincus, her soon-to-be co-founder, for the first time. They had spoken over the phone after a mutual friend… Read More

  • Going After Parents, Pet Owners, Foodies & More, Fab.com Launches Weekly Shops

    Going After Parents, Pet Owners, Foodies & More, Fab.com Launches Weekly Shops

    Design-focused startup Fab.com is launching a new type of shopping experience today with the debut of what it’s calling “Weekly Speciality Shops.” These new stores will be targeted across five of Fab.com’s well-performing verticals: Kids, Pets, Foodie, Vintage Modern and Fashion. These are not Fab.com’s top verticals, however, but are those that appeal to… Read More

  • Fab Hits 2 Million Members, Plots International Expansion, Opens For All

    Fab Hits 2 Million Members, Plots International Expansion, Opens For All

    Fab.com founder and CEO Jason Goldberg just made a significant announcement on his blog about some new and upcoming changes at the ridiculously fast-growing startup. The design shopping site now boasts 2 million members, having added more than 400,000 new members in the past month and doubling membership since November. Expect that number to grow fast, because the site is now open for… Read More

  • Fab.com Acquires Indie Fashion Marketplace FashionStake

    Fab.com Acquires Indie Fashion Marketplace FashionStake

    Fab.com, the incredibly fast-growing marketplace for all things design, has made its first acquisition after raising over $50 million in venture capital. The company this morning announced that it has bought NYC-based FashionStake, a community-curated marketplace for independent designers. The deal will enable the hundreds of indie designers who’ve sold their collection on FashionStake… Read More

  • Now At 1.4M Members, Fab.com Turns Up The Social With A ‘Live Feed’

    Now At 1.4M Members, Fab.com Turns Up The Social With A ‘Live Feed’

    Exclusive - Fab.com, the ridiculously fast growing e-commerce startup, is launching a new social shopping feature today that lets members view and interact with any activity on the design flash sales site in real-time. Dubbed the ‘live feed’ and reminiscent of Facebook’s early iterations of what is now the News Feed, it captures what users are purchasing, sharing, commenting… Read More

  • Fab.com Nabs Former Etsy VP As COO, Design Within Reach Founder Joins As Advisor

    Fab.com Nabs Former Etsy VP As COO, Design Within Reach Founder Joins As Advisor

    Design sales site Fab.com is growing fast; adding nearly 200,000 new members the past 30 days alone, and processing ten thousand plus orders per week. That’s impressive for a startup that started an entirely new business centered around online flash sales of design items from scratch in June. Of course to mitigate this growth, the company has to make a few key hires in operations and… Read More