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Walmart announced it has acquired ModCloth, a womenswear retailer that focuses on a younger, progressive demographic and a healthier range of sizes beyond the too-often-emphasized tall, rail-thin look
Online fashion retailer ModCloth, known for its vintage-inspired and indie apparel, is on the verge of being acquired by Walmart, by way of its subsidiary, Jet.com. The deal, which had already been r
E-commerce fashion site ModCloth’s co-founder Eric Koger is exiting his role as CEO, the company announced this morning. On January 19th, Mr. Koger, who has served as CEO since the startup’
E-commerce retailer ModCloth has laid off additional staff across engineering, creative, product, producer, social teams and more in a second wave of layoffs. The news follows earlier cuts confirmed b
Online retailer <a target="_blank" href="http://www.modcloth.com">ModCloth</a> laid off around 70 employees yesterday, a little under 15 percent of its 500-person-plus workforce. We first heard abo
ModCloth, the indie fashion site best known for its vintage-inspired dresses, is today offering the first look into its revenue situation since 2009. The e-commerce startup, which is backed by roughly
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<img class="shot2" src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/06/modclothlogo.png" alt="" />Indie fashion site <a href="http://www.modcloth.com">ModCloth</a> has raised $19.8 million in Series