Marc Lore chews the fat about reinventing at-home dining at Disrupt
There’s no denying it — when it comes to e-commerce, Marc Lore delivers. The serial entrepreneur sold Quidsi, the parent company of Diapers.com, Soap.com and others, to Amazon in 2011 for $550 mil
Do Americans want to gamble on individual athletes? Marc Lore is betting on it
Mojo, a seven-month-old, New York-based company, says it’s looking to build a new sports stock market that lets fans bet on athletes just like stocks. Though the plan is to launch this fall, the
Sustainable e-commerce startup Olive now ships beauty products, in addition to apparel
Earlier this year, a startup called Olive launched its new shopping site and app with the goal of making e-commerce more efficient, convenient and sustainable by offering a way for consumers to aggreg
With a new CEO and fresh funding from Upfront, healthy prepared food delivery service Territory looks to grow
With a new chief executive officer and $4 million in fresh funding from investors including the Los Angeles-based investment firm, Upfront Ventures, Territory Foods is poised for growth. The company r
The largest buys of tech’s Big Five: a look at M&A deals
In startup land, the mandate is to get bought, go public or die trying. And, as far as getting bought goes, one of tech’s Big Five could be a desirable acquirer.
Crunch Report | YouTube now blocking ads on low-view channels
YouTube is now blocking ads on channels with less than 10,000 views, Amazon pulls Diapers.com and other Quidsi apps and Spotify's invisible IPO. All this on Crunch Report.
Amazon to shut down Diapers.com and other Quidsi sites
Amazon will shut down Diapers.com and the other websites operated by its Quidsi division, the company confirmed to Bloomberg today, citing the division’s lack of profitability as the reason behi
Jet Is The New Trendy E-commerce Site
If your wallet is still a little light after holiday shopping, Diapers.com founder Marc Lore has got you covered with the launch of Jet.com, a new site that’s managing to get people hyped up abo
Diapers.com Is First Amazon-Owned Quidsi Site To Arrive On iPad
<a target="_blank" href="http://www.diapers.com">Diapers.com</a>, the Amazon-owned e-commerce site targeting parents with new babies, is today launching a native app on the iPad, after seeing its mobi
Tiger, SV Angel-Backed Baby.com.br Finds Legs In An Exploding Brazilian eCommerce Market
<a href="https://techcrunch.com/2011/10/21/sv-angel-chamath-palihapitiya-and-others-back-brazils-diapers-com-baby-com-br/">Last October</a>, Kimball Thomas and Davis Smith launched <a target="_blank"
From Diapers To Pets, Amazon's Quidsi Introduces Wag.com
<img src="https://techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/07/wagcom.png"> Everything comes around. A decade after the Pets.com sock puppet became the symbol of overreaching Internet startups, <a href
Why Is It Taking So Long For Amazon To Close Its Diapers.com Deal?
<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2011/02/diapers-shot.png"> It's been about four months since Amazon announced its plans to acquire of Quidsi, the parent company of <a href="http://w
Confirmed: Amazon Spends $545 Million On Diapers.com Parent Quidsi
<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/11/quidsi.png" class="shot2" /> <a href="http://www.crunchbase.com/company/amazon">Amazon.com</a> has just <a href="http://www.businesswire.com/
Amazon Buys A Lot of Diapers.com For $540 Million
<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/04/diapers-com.png"> First shoes, now diapers. Amazon is reportedly about to announce on Monday the acquisition of Quidsi, the New Jersey-based
Ex-Holtzbrinck VC launches Diapers.com clone, secures 7 figure funding
<img class="shot2" src="http://eu.beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/27518_130374400325395_4003_n.jpg" alt="" />Although not yet live, German <a href="http://www.diapers.com">Diapers.com</a> clone
Soap.com Launches – "No Lines. No Heavy Bags. No Driving."
<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/07/soapcom.png" class="shot2" /> <a href="http://Drugstore.com">Drugstore.com</a>, <a href="http://alice.com">Alice.com</a> and other online ret
The Founders Behind Diapers.com Launch Soap.com: "All The Robots Are In Place"
<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/06/soap-com.png"> Marc Lore and Vinit Bharara have figured out a formula for selling low-margin goods online and shipping them overnight to cust
Diapers.com On Its Way To Selling Half A Billion Diapers, Raises $20 Million Debt Round
<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/04/diapers-com.png"> "This year we will sell half a billion diapers," Marc Lore, the CEO of Diapers.com tells me. That is a hell of a lot of di
Accel Partners To Help Bring You Cheap, Eco-Friendly Diapers
<a href="http://www.diapers.com"><img alt="" /></a>Ok, further proof that it's looking like 1999 all over again. A huge financial meltdown is just around the corner, and front line venture capitalists