Harry’s

Harry’s goal since birth was to target incumbents in the global shave market, which is forecasted to reach $22.5 billion by 2030.

Harry’s files paperwork for fresh $139.9M financing

Prior to agreeing to acquire Lumē, Harry’s had looked at over 100 companies for possible M&A opportunities.

Brand incubator Harry’s Labs makes acquisition of D2C deodorant brand Lumē

The Federal Trade Commission has sued to block Procter & Gamble’s acquisition of Billie, a NY-based startup that sells razors and body wash. In the notice, the FTC alleged that…

FTC sues to block P&G’s acquisition of Billie, a razor startup for women

Cat Person is a new startup trying to change the way you think of cat people — and hoping to sell that new type of cat owner a whole range…

Backed by Harry’s Labs, Cat Person launches its lineup of cat care products

Years ago, Teel Lidow arrived at the airport to take a standard, eight-hour flight from Santiago, Chile to New York City. The journey ended up taking three days, involved an…

FairShake automates the individual arbitration process

Entrepreneurship in consumer packaged goods is being democratized. This article focuses on customer acquisition, particularly Amazon and online advertising, for the direct-to-consumer CPG venture…

How to use Amazon and advertising to build a D2C startup

Edgewell Personal Care, which owns brands like Schick (razors), Banana Boat (sunscreen) and Wet Ones (moist wipes), is adding Harry’s to that list in a $1.37 billion acquisition. Founded in…

Razor startup Harry’s will be acquired by Edgewell Personal Care for $1.37B

Harrison Metal, a 10-year-old, San Francisco-based seed-stage venture fund, has closed its fifth vehicle with $68 million, founder Michael Dearing tweeted out a bit ago. “Ten years ago this month, I…

“Time to keep going” says Harrison Metal, closing on a new, $68 million fund

It’s never been a better time to be a man who privately suffers from erectile dysfunction, premature ejaculation or hair loss. Before you roll your eyes, that is a lot…

Life is changing for men for two reasons — and new startups are on it

Harry’s, the direct-to-consumer mens’ razor company, has just announced the close of a $75.6 million Series C funding round led by Wellington Management. A source confirmed with TechCrunch that the…

Harry’s Raises $75.6 Million In Series C, Valued At $750 Million Post Money

Not every 10-month old startup can say that it has crossed a handful of oceans and international borders to purchase a 93-year-old factory — or raised $122.5 million to do…

10-Month-Old Harry’s Lands $122.5M, Buys 93-Year-Old Factory To Take On Shaving Heavyweights, Gillette And Schick

Months after Warby Parker opened its flagship store in New York, co-founder Jeff Raider is taking his other venture, Harry’s, in a brick and mortar direction as well. Tomorrow, the…

Harry’s Is Opening A Barbershop, Or, A Bridge For Online And Offline Customer Behavior

Warby Parker co-founder Jeff Raider has teamed up with his old friend Andy Katz-Mayfield to bring a little of that Warby Parker magic to shaving with the launch of Harry’s.…

Warby Parker Co-Founder Launches Harry’s, Bringing The Startup’s Buy-One-Donate-One Model To Shaving