PCH Buys Design Portal Fab In Stock And Cash Fire Sale

In one of the craziest sell-offs in Silicon Valley history, PCH International has closed its acquisition of e-commerce site Fab. The deal, which we first reported back in November, was announced today

Bezar, A Bizarre Bazaar, Is Bradford Shellhammer’s Version Of Fab.com

Over the course of four years, Fab raised more than $300 million and pivoted twice, from gay dating site to design-focused retailer to co-founder Jason Goldberg’s latest pet project, Hem. But ev

Fab And Mind Candy Founders Talk About Their Companies’ Struggles And New Directions

I'm finally getting over my post-Disrupt Europe jet lag, and I guess that means the conference is old news. But before we leave it <em>completely</em> in the rearview, I wanted to highlight a couple o

Fab’s Jason Goldberg Talks Design And The Art Of The Pivot At Disrupt Europe

TechCrunch Disrupt Europe is taking place from 18-21st October 2014 in London. You can grab your ticket right here. A free Hackathon kicks off the event, which you can apply for here. Then, on the f

On The Hunt For Better Margins, Fab Debuts Hem, A New Furnishings And Design Brand

Just two weeks after Fab.com announced the acquisition of One Nordic -- a Helsinki, Finland-based maker of furniture, lights and other home deco products -- the online design store is moving swiftly t

Fab Lays Off One-Third Of Global Headcount, Slashing New York City Staff

The day of reckoning has come for Fab's New York City office, where it is expected to have widespread layoffs due to yet another change in the company's business model. The layoffs will affect about a

Fab May Suffer Yet Another Round Of Layoffs

We’ve heard that design-focused e-commerce site Fab is planning another round of layoffs. At an internal meeting today, sources tell us that the company said it would be making a decision on the fin

Fab.com Files Counterclaim Against JustFab, Says JustFab Is A “Predatory” Bargain Clothing Peddler

The latest chapter in the legal dispute between online retailers Fab.com and JustFab is unfolding. In July 2013, JustFab <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2013/07/29/just-fab-sues-fab-over-trademar

Fab.com Updates Site To Give Better Recommendations As It Pursues Global Growth

Lifestyle focused e-commerce company Fab has unveiled a new design for its website in time for the holiday shopping season. The core of Fab.com’s new user interface is its ‘Personalization

FormaFina, A Fab For The New Rich Of South America, Raises $1.4M

For those who haven't yet heard of <a target="_blank" href="http://www.formafina.com/">FormaFina</a>, think of it as the Fab of South America. The e-commerce startup, which sells curated, limited-run

After Retrenching In Europe, Fab Raises Another $5M From ITOCHU Corp. In Series D Expansion, Aims For Japan JV By 2014

The march into Asia continues for <a target="_blank" href="http://fab.com/">Fab</a>, the online design retailer that raised <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2013/06/18/fab-grabs-150-million-from-t

Fab Lays Off 150 European Employees, But Its “Chief European Officer” Had Already Resigned

It's been a tough week for Fab. Yesterday, word came that the company is <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2013/07/29/just-fab-sues-fab-over-trademark-infringement-unfair-competition-and-more-fab-s

JustFab Sues Fab Over Trademark Infringement, Unfair Competition And More. Fab Says It Will “Aggressively Defend Our Brand”

<a target="_blank" href="http://www.justfab.com">Just Fab</a>, the shoes and apparel e-commerce site that has <a target="_blank" href="http://www.crunchbase.com/company/justfabulous">raised $109 milli

Fab Finds Gold In Europe’s Ecommerce Friendly Hills

<a target="_blank" href="http://Fab.com">Fab</a>, the design powerhouse, appears to be going, shall we say, gang-busters in Europe. Figures released to us indicate that design-conscious Europe is beco

Fab Hits 11M Members; Sales Up 300 Percent In January

On the heels of winning best <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/events/crunchies-2012/winners/">ecommerce application</a> at the Crunchies last week, design-focused retail site Fab is <a target="_bl

Fab Looks Back At Past 18 Months: 10 Million Members, 4.3 Million Products Sold

Design-focused e-commerce site Fab.com has been having a good year (and a half), and thanks to the massive 100-plus page slideshow the company has now shared, it has the figures to prove it. According

Fab Achieves Mobile Commerce Goal With 56% Of Xmas Day Revenue From Its Apps

Fab announced today that 56% of its Christmas day U.S. revenue was from sales through its mobile apps, a new single day record for the design-focused e-commerce platform. Forty percent of its European

Fab Scores A Seven-Figure Investment From India’s Times Internet

<a target="_blank" href="http://fab.com/">Fab</a> founder and CEO Jason Goldberg <a target="_blank" href="http://betashop.com/post/38230778776/thanks-fab-investors-fab-adds-the-times-of-india">announc

Fab Has Its First Million-Dollar Day; Sold More Than $6.5M Worth Of Products This Past Week

Design-focused e-commerce site Fab <a target="_blank" href="http://betashop.com/post/36887388726/data-fab-black-friday-cyber-monday-full-week-sales">released a number of data</a> this morning, and it'

Mobile Shopping: Fab Updates Android App, Expects A Third Of 2012 Global Sales To Be Mobile (Updated)

Online design focused shopping site, Fab, has given its Android app its first update, more than a year on from the original app launch. The ecommerce site boasts more than nine million users and says
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