Vistaprint acquires Crello and Depositphotos, rebrands as Vista, to better take on Canva and others in online creative design for businesses

Vistaprint has built a name for itself in providing printing and marketing services for consumers, sole traders and small businesses. Now it is making a pair of acquisitions as it looks for better way

Printing giant Vistaprint acquires 99designs

Vistaprint announced today that its parent company Cimpress has acquired freelance design marketplace 99designs. The companies say that 99designs will become part of Vistaprint while also operating as

As 99designs turns 10, CEO Patrick Llewellyn plans for an Australian IPO

Crowdsourced design marketplace 99designs launched 10 years ago this week, so I talked to CEO Patrick Llewellyn (who joined in 2009) about the anniversary, and where the company goes from here. Turns

Australia’s PromisePay, a payment platform for online marketplaces, raises $10M

PromisePay, an Australia-headquartered fintech startup that specializes in payments for online marketplaces, has raised $10 million in fresh capital for growth.

99designs Launches Swiftly, A Site For Small, Quick Design Fixes

With its design contest model, <a target="_blank" href="http://99designs.com">99designs</a> seems to have <a href="https://techcrunch.com/2013/08/06/design-competition-model-is-working-for-99designs-e

Design Competition Model Is Working For 99designs, Especially In Asia

Love them or hate them, 99designs’ design contest model is working pretty well, going by its latest figures. The Melbourne, Australian company now pays out about $2 million per month to designer

99designs Makes Its First Acquisition, Scoops Up European Rival 12designer

<a target="_blank" href="http://99designs.com/">99designs</a>, the polarizing crowdsourced design marketplace, announced its first acquisition tonight, as the Accel-backed startup scooped up its Europ

With 99,999 Contests Launched, 99designs Creates Its Own Fund To Support Design Students

Back in April, <a href="http://99designs.com/">99designs</a> raised a sizable, <a href="https://techcrunch.com/2011/04/28/accel-invests-35m-in-99designs-after-years-of-trying/">$35 million series A fu

Accel Invests $35M. in 99designs…After Years of Trying

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