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  • Citi Backs Gift Card Exchange Plastic Jungle

    Citi Backs Gift Card Exchange Plastic Jungle

    Plastic Jungle, which operates an online gift card marketplace, has received a strategic investment from Citi Ventures, Citigroup’s investment arm. The size of the capital injection was not disclosed. The startup has previously raised over $23 million in financing from Jafco Ventures, Shasta Ventures, Redpoint Ventures and First Round Capital, among others. Read More

  • Plastic Jungle Raises $10 million For Gift Card Marketplace

    Plastic Jungle Raises $10 million For Gift Card Marketplace

    Plastic Jungle, a marketplace for gift cards, has just raised $10 million in new funding led by Jafco Ventures with Redpoint Ventures, Shasta Ventures, Bay Partners, and First Round Capital participating. This brings the startup’s total funding to over $23 million. Plastic Jungle lets you buy, sell and exchange gift cards online. Instead of receiving cash for your gift card, Plastic… Read More

  • Can Plastic Jungle Create A Market Around Gift Cards?

    Can Plastic Jungle Create A Market Around Gift Cards?

    Plastic Jungle, a marketplace for gift cards, is hoping to shakeup the gift card market by allowing gift card owners to use certificates for a given store at another online retail establishment. Plastic Jungle lets you buy, sell and exchange gift cards online. Instead of receiving cash for your gift card, Plastic Jungle also lets you trade the value in for an Amazon gift card or give your money… Read More

  • Plastic Jungle Raises $7.4 Million for Gift Card Marketplace

    Plastic Jungle Raises $7.4 Million for Gift Card Marketplace

    Plastic Jungle, a marketplace for gift cards, has secured $7.4 million in Series B funding, led by Redpoint Ventures with Shasta Ventures Bay Partners, First Round Capital and other investors participating. This brings the company’s total funding to $13.4 million. Plastic Jungle lets you buy, sell and exchange gift cards online. Instead of receiving cash for your gift card, Plastic… Read More

  • Plastic Jungle Scores $4.8 million For Gift Card Marketplace

    Plastic Jungle Scores $4.8 million For Gift Card Marketplace

    Plastic Jungle, a marketplace for gift cards in a trusted environment, has secured $4.8 million in Series A funding, led by Shasta Ventures with investments from Bay Partners, First Round Capital and Harrison Metal. The company says that it will use the funds to accelerate its growth through new hires, as well as increased marketing and business development efforts. Plastic Jungle lets you… Read More