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Chewy, the online pet supplies company that sold to PetSmart in 2017 for $3.35 billion, but then split off a few years later, is the latest company to undergo layoffs,…

Online pet goods retailer Chewy lays off 200+ employees

Last month, Volition Capital, a 13-year-old, 30-person Boston-based growth equity firm, announced it has closed its fifth fund with $675 million in capital commitments, bringing its total assets under management…

Volition’s Larry Cheng on trying to raise a fund right now: ‘All of the LPs felt more constrained’

Pet item sales topped $100 billion in 2020, driven by the 48 million dogs and cats that were adopted over the past three years.

Make no bones about it, Fuzzy expands reach into pet care market with capital infusion

Ask any venture capitalist about the most important ingredient to success in startups, and they’ll tell you it’s founders who can persuade not only investors to part with their capital…

Chewy founder Ryan Cohen on its fast-approaching IPO: ‘It’s like seeing my baby graduate’

The perfume and makeup subscription service Scentbird intends to launch into the home and personal care markets in the fall.

Scentbird plans expansion into home fragrances and personal care products

If you haven’t heard of Chewy, you aren’t alone. But PetSmart, the retail giant with more than 1,500 stores across the U.S., has clearly been tracking the low-flying, five-year-old pet supplies company. According…

A low-flying pet supplies company just sold to PetSmart in the biggest e-commerce sale ever