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  • Social Commerce Network Lockerz Raises $30 Million

    Social commerce network Lockerz has raised $30 million in new funding, according to a new SEC filing. We’ve confirmed the raise with a spokesperson for the company. Lockerz previously raised $30 million from KPCB, Liberty Media and the CEO of Liberty Greg Maffei. As we’ve written in the past, Lockerz revolves around the idea that influencers within a social network can become brand… Read More

  • Lockerz Rolls Out Rewards-Based Photo Sharing; Plixi Users To Earn Discounts Soon

    A few weeks ago, social commerce network Lockerz acquired photo sharing app Plixi as a way to boost photo sharing on its platform. It looks like the company has hit the ground running in terms of integrations and today is launching a new photo sharing app. Lockerz, which has raised $30 million from Kleiner Perkins newly launched sFund, Liberty Media and Liberty Media’s CEO Greg… Read More

  • Exclusive: Lockerz Acquires Social Photo Sharing App Plixi (Formerly TweetPhoto)

    Exclusive: Lockerz Acquires Social Photo Sharing App Plixi (Formerly TweetPhoto)

    Social commerce network Lockerz has acquired photo sharing app Plixi (which was formerly known as TweetPhoto), we’ve learned exclusively. Terms of the deal were not disclosed but we hear that the acquisition price was between $10 million and $15 million. UPDATE: While Business Insider claims that the deal was $5 million, we have two separate sources confirming our range, and we stand… Read More

  • sFund-Backed Lockerz Wants To Be A Social Commerce Destination For Young Adults

    While social commerce network Lockerz has been flying under the radar, the startup has quietly been able to raise an impressive amount of funding and accumulated nearly 18 million members after being open to the public for under two years. Lockerz has raised a total of $30 million, most recently nabbing $18 million from Kleiner Perkins newly launched sFund. Both John Doerr and Bing Gordon sit on… Read More